The City of Blanding had a population of 3,542 as of July 1, 2018. Blanding ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Utah. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Blanding is located at latitude 37.6231 and longitude -109.513 in San Juan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Blanding (see map below) encompass a land area of 13.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. San Juan County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,106 feet.
The City of Blanding (GNIS ID: 2409863) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Utah is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Blanding is located within Blanding Division of San Juan County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Blanding: Grayson.
|Population in Households||3,407|
|Population in Familes||3,079|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||135|
|Median Household Income||$51,567|
|Average Household Income||$61,571|
|Per Capita Income||$18,964|
|Total Housing Units||1,195 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||763 (63.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||286 (23.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||146 (12.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$169,291|
|Average Home Value||$203,665|
|Average Household Size||3.25|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.76%|
|Per Capita Income||1.65%|
The table below compares Blanding to the other 325 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Utah by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 109||67th|
|Population Density||# 198||39th|
|Diversity Index||# 28||92nd|
|Median Household Income||# 237||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 292||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Utah Census Data Comparison Tool.