Charleston, Mount Pleasant rank in top 100 places to raise children


Mount Pleasant and Charleston are pretty high on the list for best places to raise children.

According to a study by, Mount Pleasant and Charleston came in at 50 and 49, respectively, out of 100.

The rank took into consideration some parental influences when settling on a place to raise children.

These factors include the quality of schooling (including graduation rates), median income, safety and opportunities for outdoor play and exploration.

Coming in the Top 3: Newport beach, California (3), Newton, Massachusetts(2), and San Ramon, California coming in at one.

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