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Mount Pleasant
  • Neighborhood in Washington, D.C.

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B minus
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A+

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Mount Pleasant is a neighborhood in Washington, D.C., District of Columbia with a population of 13,294. Mount Pleasant is in District of Columbia County and is one of the best places to live in District of Columbia. Living in Mount Pleasant offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Mount Pleasant there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Mount Pleasant and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Mount Pleasant are above average.

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About Mount Pleasant...
Population
13,294

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$679,775
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,535
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    69%
  • Own
    31%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    53.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    7.7
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    260.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    107.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,607.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    91.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$94,716
National
$62,843
Families with Children
17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    43%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    9%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    national  12%

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