Pulaski is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 8,890 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Pulaski is the 76th largest community in Virginia.
Pulaski is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pulaski is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pulaski who work in office and administrative support (13.97%), sales jobs (11.89%), and management occupations (8.17%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Pulaski is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Pulaski doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Pulaski, just 12.26% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Pulaski in 2010 was $20,189, which is lower middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $80,756 for a family of four.
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 German, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Pulaski is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.