Pulaski demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,10521891
Median age44.137.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1833%44%43%
Speak English97%84%79%
Speak Spanish2%7%13%
Pulaski, VA has a population of 8,918 and is the 4,301st largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,105 per sq mi which is 407% higher than the Virginia average and 1120% higher than the national average. The median age in Pulaski is 44 which is approximately 17% higher than the Virginia average of 38. In Pulaski, 57% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 78% of Pulaski residents were born in Virginia, 19% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Pulaski is 407% higher than Virginia.
  • The median age in Pulaski is 17% higher than Virginia.
  • In Pulaski 90.50% of the population is White.
  • In Pulaski 6.28% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Pulaski 0.19% of the population is Asian.

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      Pulaski population breakdown by race

      Black or African American6.28%19.21%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.26%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
      Mixed race1.50%3.37%3.06%
      Other race1.53%2.30%4.75%
      In Pulaski, 3.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Pulaski, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).