Blanca is a city located in Costilla County Colorado. Blanca has a 2020 population of 436. Blanca is currently growing at a rate of 2.35% annually and its population has increased by 13.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 384 in 2010.
The average household income in Blanca is $53,616 with a poverty rate of 11.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $725 per month, and the median house value is $79,300. The median age in Blanca is 38.6 years, 38 years for males, and 40.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blancawas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 30.00%.
50.53% of Blanca residents speak only English, while 49.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 49.47% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Blanca is White, with 7.69% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Blanca is Hispanic, with 13.22% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.05%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Blanca
77.71% of Blanca residents were born in the United States, with 61.85% having been born in Colorado. 11.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.