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Pulaski is a town in Pulaski County, in the Blacksburg-Christiansburg metro area.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for Count Casimir Pulaski, hero in the American Revolutionary War

The latitude of Pulaski is 37.047N. The longitude is -80.78W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,903 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 9,173.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$25,481
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Pulaski demographic reports
Pulaski is on Peak Creek
Former and merged names include:
· Pulaski City
· Martin's
· Martin's Tank
· Pulaski Station
· Martin's Station
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 40. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 4.3 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • PulaskiFest - Sept. 8, 2007
Dates often change. Check Pulaski web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Claytor Lake State Park, Gatewood Reservoir
Sports teams: Blue Jays (minor league baseball)
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Ancestry & family history

11% of Pulaski residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Pulaski ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Pulaski was $21,338, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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9% of Pulaski residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Historic districts in Pulaski include Pulaski Historic Commercial District, Pulaski Historic Residential District, Pulaski South Historic Residential and Industrial District ... View historic districts

Housing & real estate

Median rent in Pulaski, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $276.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $630.


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Libraries in Pulaski include Pulaski County Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Pulaski include Pulaski Southwest Times

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Pulaski County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Pulaski political report.

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The average commute time for Pulaski workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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