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Blanding is a city in San Juan County.
The community name derived from the offer of Thomas Bicknell to provide a library to any town taking his name. Bicknell received funding for half a library; Blanding, which took the maiden name of Mr. Bicknell's wife, received the other half
The latitude of Blanding is 37.624N. The longitude is -109.477W.It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 6,106 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,035.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Blanding demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the San Juan County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 84511 ZIP code.
7% of Blanding residents report German ancestry, and 4% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Blanding ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Blanding was $12,160, compared with $21,587 nationally.
22% of Blanding residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Blanding, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $314. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $797.
Libraries in Blanding include San Juan County Library Blanding Branch ... View libraries
San Juan County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Blanding political report.
The average commute time for Blanding workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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