Pulaski is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 7,617 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Pulaski is the 76th largest community in Tennessee.
When you are in Pulaski, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.27% of Pulaski’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Pulaski is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pulaski who work in sales jobs (14.09%), office and administrative support (12.28%), and healthcare (5.92%).
One of the benefits of Pulaski is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.64 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The percentage of adults in Pulaski with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.22% of adults in Pulaski have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pulaski in 2010 was $17,526, which is lower middle income relative to Tennessee, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,104 for a family of four.
Pulaski is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pulaski home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pulaski residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pulaski include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Pulaski is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Gujarathi.