Blanca, CO

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Blanca Profile


Overview

Blanca is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 370 people and just one neighborhood, Blanca is the 209th largest community in Colorado.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Blanca, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.89% of Blanca’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Blanca is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Blanca who work in office and administrative support (29.19%), management occupations (10.56%), and sales jobs (6.21%).

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.56% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Overall, Blanca’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Blanca is worth considering.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Blanca spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.40 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.

As is often the case in a small town, Blanca doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Blanca Demographics

The percentage of adults in Blanca with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.23% of adults in Blanca have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Blanca in 2010 was $16,652, which is low income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $66,608 for a family of four. However, Blanca contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Blanca is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Blanca home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Blanca, accounting for 62.13% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Blanca residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Blanca include French , Polish, Ukrainian, and English.

In addition, Blanca has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (19.87%).

The most common language spoken in Blanca is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Slavic languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Blanca 0.101011101001110
Colorado 3.21

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Blanca 0.101011101001110
Colorado 26.42

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Blanca 0.101011101001110
Colorado 44

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

SIERRA GRANDE SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. R-30


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Better than of CO school districts.

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Sierra Grande K-12 School
17523 East Highway 160
Blanca, CO, 81123
KG-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 85.9% 41.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 71.5% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.5% 7.1%

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