Pulaski County, Kentucky

Pulaski County: County in Kentucky, United States


Pulaski County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 63,063 and a population density of 36 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 65,530 inhabitants. Its county seat is Somerset. The county was created 225 years ago in 1798.

Pulaski County locator map
Location of Pulaski County on Kentucky map.

Quick Facts about Pulaski County

Population : 65,530 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Different from : Pulaski County, Pulaski County, Pulaski County, Pulaski County, Pulaski County, Pulaski County
Area : 1754 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.8%
Land as percent of area : 97.2%
Named for : Casimir Pulaski
Capital : Somerset
Establishment : December 12, 1798
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 12:11:10 (14th June 2024)
Density : 37 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.76% (2010-2020)
Pulaski County Kentucky courthouse image
Pulaski County Kentucky courthouse
Pulaski County Kentucky courthouse image


Pulaski County is located at 37°6'14"N 84°34'38"W (37.1039300, -84.5771800). It has 7 neighbors: Casey County, Laurel County, Lincoln County, McCreary County, Rockcastle County, Russell County and Wayne County.

Pulaski County map

The largest city of Pulaski County is Somerset with a population of 11,829. Other cities include, Burnside population 791, Science Hill population 693 and Eubank population 334. See all Pulaski County cities & populated places.

Pulaski County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Pulaski County.

City Name Population Title
Somerset 11,829 City in Kentucky, United States
Burnside 791 City in Kentucky, United States
Science Hill 693 Human settlement in Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States of America
Eubank 334 City in Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States

Pulaski County has 7 neighbours.


The population of Pulaski County increased by 3.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 63,063 - census
2011 63,510 0.7% estimation process
2012 63,514 0.01% estimation process
2013 63,793 0.44% estimation process
2014 63,866 0.11% estimation process
2015 63,862 -0.01% estimation process
2016 64,013 0.24% estimation process
2017 64,314 0.47% estimation process
2018 64,584 0.42% estimation process
2019 64,979 0.61% estimation process
2020 65,530 0.84% estimation process

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People born in Pulaski County (4)

People born in Pulaski County, including lawyer and politician Silas Adams, politician Sherrod Williams, United States Army Medal of Honor recipient Brent Woods, .


  • Vermont Garrison (American war veteran and flying ace) he was born in 29/10/1915

Other places with the same name (7)

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