Blanco, Texas

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Population in 2013: 1,795 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.3%
 
Males: 874  (48.7%)
Females: 921  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  34.2 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 78606.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,607 (it was $31,071 in 2000)
Blanco:

$40,607
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,252 (it was $14,797 in 2000)

Blanco city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $123,603 (it was $74,900 in 2000)
Blanco:

$123,603
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $750.

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  • Races in Blanco, TX (2013)

    Blanco races chart
    • 1,45163.1%White alone
    • 68829.9%Hispanic
    • 703.0%Black alone
    • 391.7%Asian alone
    • 301.3%Two or more races
    • 30.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Blanco: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.1%), Irish (7.3%), English (7.1%), French (3.5%), Swedish (1.9%), Czech (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1324 feet

Land area: 1.67 square miles.

Population density: 1,073 people per square mile   (low).

Blanco,TX real estate house value index trend

Blanco, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Blanco:

  • High school or higher: 83.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blanco city:

  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

229 residents are foreign born (8.0% Latin America).

This city:

10.0%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Blanco, Texas as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Blanco to the number of sex offenders is 299 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,954 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,514 (1.3%)

Blanco satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Austin, TX (42.7 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (45.1 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Johnson City, TX (3.5 miles ), Stonewall, TX (4.1 miles ), Canyon Lake, TX (4.2 miles ), Woodcreek, TX (4.4 miles ), Wimberley, TX (4.5 miles ), Dripping Springs, TX (4.6 miles ), Driftwood, TX (4.8 miles) , Round Mountain, TX (4.9 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $86,600
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $50,600
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $97,800
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $203,500
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $137,900
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $71,700
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.10 N, Longitude: 98.42 W

Area code: 830

Blanco household income distribution Blanco home values distribution

Crime rates in Blanco by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 00000010001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.064.00.00.00.055.6
Assaults 422038671042
per 100,000 259.9127.2123.50.0182.8498.8384.1418.4563.1224.6111.1
Burglaries 5833010617123912
per 100,000 324.9508.9185.21,863.4609.4374.11,088.3717.3168.9505.3666.7
Thefts 13865915363319223230
per 100,000 844.7508.9370.43,664.6914.12,244.42,112.71,135.71,238.71,796.71,666.7
Auto thefts 30021221110
per 100,000 194.90.00.0124.260.9124.7128.059.856.356.10.0
Arson 00010010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.062.10.00.064.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.5) 129.084.654.5298.3125.4234.6277.5191.4185.5162.8158.2

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Crime rate in Blanco detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.78
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.1%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +269 (+21.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (38%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Blanco: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Blanco, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Blanco-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.5 miles away from the Blanco city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused $15 million in damages.

On 5/6/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Blanco-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 295.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 245.3 miles away from Blanco center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 84.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 317.0 miles away from Blanco center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 85.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Blanco County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Blanco topographic map

Birthplace of: Willie Upshaw - Baseball player and coach.

Hospitals and medical centers in Blanco:

  • BLANCO HEALTH CARE CENTER (515 THIRD STREET)
  • LIVE OAK MEDICAL CENTER (618 LIVE OAK ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Blanco:

  • LBJ MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; JOHNSON CITY, TX)

Airports located in Blanco:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blanco:

  • Texas State University (about 33 miles; San Marcos, TX; Full-time enrollment: 29,202)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 38 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 25,503)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 41 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 4,308)
  • Concordia University-Texas (about 42 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 2,192)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 43 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 45,500)
  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 44 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 6,875)
  • Trinity University (about 45 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,467)

Public high school in Blanco:

  • Blanco High School (Students: 314; Location: 814 ELEVENTH ST; Grades: 9-12; Our rating: 58)

Public elementary/middle schools in Blanco:

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Library in Blanco:

  • BLANCO COUNTY SOUTH LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $101,591; Location: 1118 MAIN ST STE A; 24,324 books; 1,743 audio materials; 1,766 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 36 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Blanco: Blanco Historic District (A), Blanco Volunteer Fire Department (B), Blanco Volunteer Ambulance (C), Adrian Edwards Conn House (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Blanco Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Blanco City Lake Number 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Koch Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Blanco: Blanco State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Blanco County Inn (902 Main Street).

Blanco County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 2.33. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.33
U.S.:

6.58

Drinking water stations with addresses in Blanco and their reported violations in the past:

IMMELS DAIRY SERVICE (Population served: 100, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.5%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 92.1% for Black residents, 19.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 81.8% for American Indian residents, 30.8% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.8%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
48 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
86 people in nursing homes in 2000

Blanco, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Blanco compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Banks with branches in Blanco (2011 data):

  • Cattleman's National Bank: Blanco Branch at 1108 Main St, branch established on 1987/05/01. Info updated 2011/12/05: Bank assets: $83.4 mil, Deposits: $77.2 mil, headquarters in Johnson City, TX, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • The Blanco National Bank: at 416 4th Street, branch established on 1906/03/06. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $150.8 mil, Deposits: $134.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Blanco National Holdings, Inc.
  • Security State Bank & Trust: Blanco Branch at 1000 U.S. Hwy 281, branch established on 2000/04/17. Info updated 2010/04/09: Bank assets: $661.6 mil, Deposits: $523.9 mil, headquarters in Fredericksburg, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Security Holding Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.0
Texas average:

14.4

Blanco travel time to work - commute Blanco mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (80%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Blanco city (based on Blanco County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,44712
Mainline Protestant1,0555
Catholic8722
Other7-
None6,116-
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
Blanco County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Blanco County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Blanco County:

8.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

15.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Blanco County:

26.8%
Texas:

26.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,616$43,3920$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,527$66,32411$821
Judicial and Legal 1$3,946$47,3522$1,641
Police Protection - Officers 5$18,897$45,3532$1,766
Streets and Highways 2$5,900$35,4000$0
Sewerage 1$4,176$50,1120$0
Water Supply 1$6,640$79,6800$0
Totals for Government 12$48,702$48,70215$4,228

Blanco government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $191,000 ($106.41)
    Sewerage: $138,000 ($76.88)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $307,000 ($171.03)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($7.80)

Blanco government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $178,000 ($99.16)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $57,000 ($31.75)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $257,000 ($143.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($0.56)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $230,000 ($128.13)
    Property: $110,000 ($61.28)
    Public Utilities: $60,000 ($33.43)
    Other Selective Sales: $13,000 ($7.24)
    NEC: $12,000 ($6.69)

Blanco government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $234,000 ($130.36)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $188,000 ($104.74)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $46,000 ($25.63)

Blanco government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $753,000 ($419.50)

8.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($60,475 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.62%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bexar County, TX  0.95% ($47,485 average AGI)
from Travis County, TX  0.92% ($92,594)
from Comal County, TX  0.66% ($46,087)


7.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,391 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.25%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bexar County, TX  0.91% ($53,161 average AGI)
to Travis County, TX  0.64% ($16,000)
to Hays County, TX  0.58% ($35,300)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blanco:

  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KLBJ (590 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KLUP (930 AM; 5 kW; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KQQA (1530 AM; 10 kW; CREEDMOOR, TX; Owner: YELLOW ROSE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KONO (860 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCOR (1350 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blanco:

  • KFAN-FM (107.9 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TX; Owner: FRITZ BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KXXM (96.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEYI-FM (103.5 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KVET-FM (98.1 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCYY (100.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KDHT (93.3 FM; CEDAR PARK, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KCOR-FM (95.1 FM; COMFORT, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KHHL (98.9 FM; LEANDER, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KASE-FM (100.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAMX (94.7 FM; LULING, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)
  • KKMJ-FM (95.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)
  • KMFA (89.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION, INC)
  • KONO-FM (101.1 FM; HELOTES, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KAJA (97.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFMK (105.9 FM; ROUND ROCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLBJ-FM (93.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KHFI-FM (96.7 FM; GEORGETOWN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPEZ (102.3 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUT (90.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN)
  • K206CF (89.1 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Blanco:

  • KBEJ (Channel 2; FREDERICKSBURG, TX; Owner: CORRIDOR TELEVISION, L.L.P.)
  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KTDF-LP (Channel 18; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • KTBC (Channel 7; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KTBC LICENSE, INC.)
  • KAKW (Channel 62; KILLEEN, TX; Owner: KAKW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KXAM-TV (Channel 14; LLANO, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC)
  • KEYE-TV (Channel 42; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KVUE (Channel 24; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KVUE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLRU (Channel 18; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPITAL OF TEXAS PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • KQUX-CA (Channel 11; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KXAN-TV (Channel 36; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • KNVA (Channel 54; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: 54 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPXL (Channel 26; UVALDE, TX; Owner: PAXSON SAN ANTONIO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KTXU-LP (Channel 38; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: GERALD G. BENAVIDES)
  • KBVO-CA (Channel 49; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • KMHZ-LP (Channel 65; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)

Blanco fatal accident list:

Nov 12, 2013 11:13 PM, Us-281, W Main St, Lat: 30.09378, Lon: -98.42365, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Mar 8, 2008 03:30 PM, Elm, Lat: 30.10014, Lon: -98.42242, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 19, 2008 07:12 PM, Lp163, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 13, 2008 10:42 AM, Us-281, Blanco, Lat: 30.08786, Lon: -98.42083, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Mar 26, 2006 01:28 AM, 7th, Oakridge, Lat: 30.10302, Lon: -98.42924, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 27, 1998 07:19 PM, Us-281, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 9, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 2
Mar 6, 1981 03:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 22m72ftTotal length
  • $40,000Total costs
  • 11,131Total average daily traffic
  • 872Total average daily truck traffic
  • 15,660Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Blanco)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

98 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • The Rocky Rd (Lat: 30.161306 Lon: -98.465861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Call Sign: WPIF374
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/24/2001, Expiration Date: 09/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2005, Certifier: Lowell Todd
    Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • State Pk S End Of Us 281 (Lat: 30.093000 Lon: -98.423917), Call Sign: KNHN540
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.265 MHz, 151.340 MHz, 151.415 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/06/2004, Expiration Date: 04/19/2014
    Registrant: Texas Parks And Wildlife Department, 4200 Smith School Rd Bldg D, Austin, TX 78744, Phone: (512) 389-8096, Fax: (512) 389-8081, Email:
  • 3rd And Elm St (Lat: 30.084667 Lon: -98.423361), Call Sign: WXT711, Licensee ID: L00106966
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/20/1998, Expiration Date: 04/21/2003, Cancellation Date: 07/27/2003
    Registrant: Blanco Volunteer Ambulance Corp, 607 Chandler, Blanco, TX 78606-632, Phone: (830) 833-5239
  • 6 Mi E (Lat: 30.117694 Lon: -98.336972), Call Sign: KXJ515, Licensee ID: L00113299
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.4000 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/23/1999, Expiration Date: 04/21/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004
    Registrant: Ransom A Richards Jr, 11765 West Ave 355, San Antonio, TX 78216
  • Lat: 30.109083 Lon: -98.422972, Call Sign: WQDW225
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.857 MHz, 153.912 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/14/2005, Expiration Date: 11/14/2015, Certifier: Nathan Cantrell
    Registrant: Cher-Tex Communications, 10230 West Ranch Road 152, Llano, TX 78643, Phone: (325) 247-6006, Fax: (325) 248-0411, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Blanco)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Blanco)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

27 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 80
  • Hazardous Condition: 46
  • Service Call: 12
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Blanco

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Most common first names in Blanco, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2874.8 years
Mary2781.3 years
James2671.6 years
William1976.1 years
Robert1471.7 years
Charles1479.1 years
Henry1379.4 years
Frank1178.7 years
Thomas1182.2 years
Kenneth1078.8 years
Most common last names in Blanco, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3081.5 years
Wagner1878.4 years
Wood1368.4 years
Jones1277.5 years
Johnson1174.0 years
Beckmann1086.1 years
West1080.8 years
Bindseil985.7 years
Riba987.7 years
Triesch975.5 years
Businesses in Blanco, TX
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1Sears1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
SONIC Drive-In1
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