Mount Pleasant is the sixth largest city in South Carolina and is experiencing well planned growth and development. Mount Pleasant is close to downtown Historic Charleston and two beaches, the Isle of Palms and Sullivan's Island. The Mount Pleasant Towne Centre is located in the center of town and offers it residents and visitors an array of great shopping, dining and recreation. The Town of Mount Pleasant Recreation Department has programs for all ages and has been recognized as one of the best recreation programs in South Carolina. Mount Pleasant boasts boating communities, golf communities and many fabulous neighborhoods such as the Old Village, I'ON, Olde Park, Hobcaw Creek Plantation, Belle Hall Plantation, Creekside, Cooper Estates, Brickyard Plantation, Seaside Farms, Ravens Run, Hamlin Plantation, Osyter Point, Charleston National, Ivy Hall, Rivertowne, Dunes West, Park West, Carolina Bay, Darrell Creek, plus many more.