Pulaski, Georgia

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Population in 2019: 263 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.8%
 
Males: 118  (45.0%)
Females: 145  (55.0%)
Median resident age:

57.4 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 30451.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $44,686 (it was $26,667 in 2000)
Pulaski:

$44,686
GA:

$61,980

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $19,413 (it was $11,446 in 2000)

Pulaski town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $109,764 (it was $29,800 in 2000)
Pulaski:

$109,764
GA:

$202,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $115,021; detached houses: $128,784; mobile homes: $40,698

Median gross rent in 2019: $921.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pulaski: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 23.3%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 95.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Pulaski, GA (2010)
    • 16461.7%White alone
    • 6122.9%Black alone
    • 4115.4%Hispanic

Races in Pulaski detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: American (45.3%), Irish (2.3%), British (1.9%), Canadian (1.4%), English (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 211 feet

Land area: 0.80 square miles.

Population density: 329 people per square mile   (very low).

Pulaski, Georgia map

11 residents are foreign born (2.6% Latin America, 1.0% North America).

This town:

3.5%
Georgia:

10.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,363 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $783 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Savannah, GA (55.2 miles , pop. 131,510).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (144.3 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (648.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Register, GA (2.1 miles),
Metter, GA (2.5 miles ),
Portal, GA (3.2 miles ),
Statesboro, GA (3.3 miles ),
Aline, GA (3.3 miles ),
Canoochee, GA (3.4 miles ),
Cobbtown, GA (3.6 miles ),
Stillmore, GA (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 32.39 N, Longitude: 81.96 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 912

Distribution of median household income in Pulaski, GA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Pulaski, GA in 2019
Pulaski satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.0%
Georgia:

5.4%
Most common industries in Pulaski, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (18.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (13.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (11.2%)
  • Utilities (11.2%)
  • Food (7.9%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.6%)
  • Construction (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (19.3%)
  • Utilities (17.5%)
  • Food (12.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.8%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food & beverage stores (21.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (15.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (15.6%)
  • Educational services (12.5%)
  • Health care (12.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.4%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (6.3%)
Most common occupations in Pulaski, GA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (18.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (16.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.2%)
  • Cashiers (7.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (26.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (19.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (21.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (15.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (15.6%)
  • Registered nurses (6.3%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.3%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (6.3%)
  • Accountants and auditors (6.3%)

Average climate in Pulaski, Georgia

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Tornado activity:

Pulaski-area historical tornado activity is below Georgia state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the Pulaski town center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 4/9/1998, a category F3 tornado 26.8 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 17 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pulaski-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 107.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 111.2 miles away from Pulaski center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 116.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 286.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/2014 at 03:23:38, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 98.9 miles away from Pulaski center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 257.1 miles away from Pulaski center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Candler County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pulaski topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Pulaski:

  • ORCHARD HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (1321 PULASKI SCHOOL ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Pulaski:

  • PLEASANT VIEW NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; METTER, GA)
  • AZALEA HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; METTER, GA)
  • CANDLER COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; METTER, GA)
  • CANDLER COUNTY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; METTER, GA)
  • WESTWOOD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; STATESBORO, GA)
  • EAGLE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; STATESBORO, GA)
  • STATESBORO NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; STATESBORO, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pulaski:

  • Georgia Southern University (about 11 miles; Statesboro, GA; Full-time enrollment: 18,824)
  • East Georgia State College (about 25 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University (about 55 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 6,399)
  • Savannah College of Art and Design (about 56 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 9,964)
  • Savannah Technical College (about 56 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 3,677)
  • South University–Savannah Online (about 57 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 13,512)
  • Savannah State University (about 59 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 4,193)

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Candler County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Georgia:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

67.6%
Whole state:

68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.4% of all households
77 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
70 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Pulaski:

Marital status in Pulaski, GA
  • Never married: 34.2%
  • Now married: 36.3%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 18.0%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in Pulaski:

  • High school or higher: 74.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Georgia average:

12.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pulaski, GA (based on Candler County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,59815
Mainline Protestant4514
Black Protestant3762
Catholic3191
Other-1
None6,254-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Candler County:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
This county:

10.49 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

7.63 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.6%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Candler County:

30.4%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Candler County:

19.1%
Georgia:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pulaski:

47.9%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Pulaski:

42.7%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.7%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pulaski:

11.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
This city:

29.5%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
This city:

50.5%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Pulaski:

76.1%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pulaski, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 0$0 1$550
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$425
Financial Administration 0$0 6$4,736
Totals for Government 0$0 12$5,711

Pulaski government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $13,000 ($49.43)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($41.83)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($30.42)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($11.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($11.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $6,000 ($22.81)

Pulaski government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $14,000 ($53.23)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $58,000 ($220.53)
    General Local Government Support: $30,000 ($114.07)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $2,000 ($7.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $21,000 ($79.85)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000 ($19.01)
  • Tax - Insurance Premiums Sales: $17,000 ($64.64)
    Public Utilities Sales: $10,000 ($38.02)
    Property: $4,000 ($15.21)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000 ($3.80)

Pulaski government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $368,000 ($1399.24)

6.60% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($32,339 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Georgia average:

9.49%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bulloch County, GA  1.67% ($29,554 average AGI)
from Emanuel County, GA  0.93% ($29,935)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pulaski:

  • WHCG (1360 AM; 1 kW; METTER, GA; Owner: RADIO METTER, INC.)
  • WPTB (850 AM; 1 kW; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WVOP (970 AM; 5 kW; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWNS (1240 AM; 1 kW; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO STATESBORO, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WCLA (1470 AM; 1 kW; CLAXTON, GA; Owner: PROGRESSIVE UNITED COMM., INC.)
  • WXRS (1590 AM; 3 kW; SWAINSBORO, GA; Owner: LACOM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pulaski:

  • WPMX (102.9 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: MULTI-SERVICE CORP.)
  • WMCD (100.1 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO STATESBORO, INC.)
  • WBMZ (104.9 FM; METTER, GA; Owner: WM. JIMMY PAGE, TR/AS RADIO METTER)
  • WZAT (102.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAEV (97.3 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQBT (94.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCLA-FM (107.3 FM; CLAXTON, GA; Owner: PROGRESSIVE UNITED COMM., INC.)
  • WJCL-FM (96.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W257BG (99.3 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQZY (95.9 FM; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIXV (95.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVGS (91.9 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY)
  • WSVH (91.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WEAS-FM (93.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHKN (94.9 FM; MILLEN, GA; Owner: MULTI-SERVICE CORP.)
  • WRBX (104.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, GA; Owner: WRBX / WTNL, INC.)
  • WGPH (91.5 FM; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE,)
  • WCGN (106.3 FM; GLENNVILLE, GA; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Pulaski:

  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WVAN-TV (Channel 9; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W48BH (Channel 48; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTOC-TV (Channel 11; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSAV-TV (Channel 3; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTGS (Channel 28; HARDEEVILLE, SC; Owner: BLUENOSE BROADCASTING OF SAVANNAH LLC)
  • WJCL (Channel 22; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SAVANNAH LICENSE LLC)
  • W25CQ (Channel 25; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)

Pulaski fatal accident list:

Sep 1, 2000 10:22 PM, Sr-46, Lat: 32.385170, Lon: -81.957822, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 40Number of bridges
  • 564ft / 172mTotal length
  • $42,503,000Total costs
  • 1,021,840Total average daily traffic
  • 39,147Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,507,110Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pulaski, GA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 241970-1979
  • 31980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pulaski, GA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pulaski)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 61949 Ga Hwy 46 East (Lat: 32.388500 Lon: -81.981667), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 25.5 m, Overall height: 32 m, Call Sign: KIB576,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.285 MHz, 159.360 MHz, 159.390 MHz, 158.925 MHz, 154.280 MHz, 159.277 MHz, 159.255 MHz, 159.270 MHz, 151.400 MHz, 151.100 MHz, 151.115 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2013, Expiration Date: 07/30/2023, Registrant: Gta Gfc Candler Unit, Macon, GA 31202-0819, Phone: (478) 751-3500, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pulaski, GA
  • 88.2%Electricity
  • 11.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pulaski, GA
  • 72.0%Electricity
  • 28.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Pulaski compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Pulaski on our top lists:

  • #19 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities"
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