Blanding, Utah Population 2021

3,557
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Blanding is a city located in San Juan County Utah. With a 2020 population of 3,557, it is the 103rd largest city in Utah and the 5736th largest city in the United States . Blanding is currently declining at a rate of -1.06% annually but its population has increased by 5.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,375 in 2010. Blanding reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 13 miles, Blanding has a population density of 269 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blanding is $76,285 with a poverty rate of 16.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $636 per month, and the median house value is $165,400. The median age in Blanding is 28.7 years, 25.3 years for males, and 30.3 years for females.

Blanding Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blandingwas:

  • White: 71.58%
  • Native American: 21.38%
  • Two or more races: 4.15%
  • Asian: 2.02%
  • Other race: 0.74%
  • Black or African American: 0.14%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Blanding, Utah is 3,557 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,633.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,375.

Blanding, Utah Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,62271.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native78321.38%
Two or More Races1524.15%
Asian742.02%
Some Other Race270.74%
Black or African American50.14%
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Blanding Population by Race

Blanding Population Pyramid $2021

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Blanding Median Age

28.7


Total

25.3


Male

30.3


Female

Blanding Adults

There are 2,332 adults, (475 of whom are seniors) in Blanding.

Blanding Age Dependency

97.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

71.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Blanding Sex Ratio

Female

1,911

52.17%

Male

1,752

47.83%

Blanding Population by Age

Blanding Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Blanding Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female43.1%56.9%
Non Family61.2%38.8%
All70.8%29.2%
Married77.9%22.1%
Male92.6%7.4%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blanding Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0623.370.8
Married6103.8277.9
Non Family2681.1561.2
Female1164.9643.1
Male684.2692.6

3.94

Average Family Size

3.3

Average Household Size

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Blanding Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade854.28%
9th to 12th Grade834.18%
High School Graduate39619.95%
Some College50125.24%
Associates Degree35117.68%
Bachelors Degree35617.93%
Graduate Degree21310.73%
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Blanding Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blanding Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,5081,427541
Native American31823915
Hispanic104968
Other Race2723
2+ Races2626
Asian2424
Black555

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Blanding Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,152$46,429$24,092
Less Than 9th Grade$64,821$73,125$
High School Graduate$25,754$40,100$21,050
Some College$23,632$36,645$22,524
Bachelors Degree$48,036$64,375$41,607
Graduate Degree$52,344$$50,156

$31,152

Average Earnings

$46,429

Average Male

$24,092

Average Female

Blanding Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blanding Language by Age

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Blanding Language

83.96% of Blanding residents speak only English, while 16.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 9.78% of the population.

Blanding Language

Blanding Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native70921630.47%
White2,3162088.98%
Hispanic27116360.15%
Asian741216.22%

16.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.06%

Male Poverty Rate

17.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blanding

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blanding is Hispanic, with 60.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blanding is White, with 8.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.41%.

Blanding Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School30.08%
Less Than 9th Grade28.99%
Some College12.50%
Bachelors or Greater5.49%

Blanding Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed21.05%
Female Employed11.32%
Male Employed9.38%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Blanding Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blanding Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,833$76,285
Families$64,625$76,623
Married Families$79,758-
Non Families$20,909$74,191
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Income by Household Type

Blanding Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

44.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Blanding Married by Age and Sex

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Blanding Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Blanding Marital Status by Race

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Blanding Marital Status

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130

Number of Veterans

130

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II42
Korea26
First Gulf War23
Second Gulf War14
Vietnam8

Blanding Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+72
55 to 6432
35 to 5419
65 to 744
18 to 343

Blanding Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1226.84%
Native American81.79%

Blanding Veterans by Race

Blanding Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blanding Veterans by Education

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65.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Blanding Employment by Age

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Blanding Employment by Race

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Blanding Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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67.19%

Born in Blanding

99.34%

Native Born

0.66%

Foreign Born

0.33%

Non Citizen

0.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.34% of Blanding residents were born in the United States, with 67.19% having been born in Utah. 0.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Blanding Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,557-38-1.06%
20203,595-38-1.05%
20193,633-38-1.04%
20183,67130.08%
20173,668-16-0.43%
20163,68470.19%
20153,677371.02%
20143,640722.02%
20133,568621.77%
20123,5061163.42%
20113,390100.30%
20103,3802180.67%
20003,1620.00%
19903,162440.14%
19803,1180.00%

Blanding Population by Year