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Pulaski County
  • County in Arkansas

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Housing
    grade B minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
  4. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  5. Diversity
    grade A
  6. Jobs
    grade B
  7. Weather
    grade B
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  11. Commute
    grade B+

editorial

Pulaski County is located in Arkansas with a population of 393,078. Pulaski County is one of the best places to live in Arkansas. In Pulaski County, most residents own their homes. In Pulaski County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Pulaski County and residents tend to lean liberal.

About

Population
393,078

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$161,000
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$875
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    42%
  • Own
    58%
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Pulaski County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    948.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    20.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    67.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    198.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    1,078.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    4,098.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    495.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  11%

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