Blanco County – Living, Learning, Working

Blanco County is located on the Edwards Plateau in Texas, and in 2009 had a population of 9,198 (an increase of 9.3% from 2000).  Blanco County was named after the Blanco River which runs through it. Cities & towns in Blanco County are: Blanco, Johnson City, Round Mountain, and Hye.

PEOPLE
Population (2009) 9,198
% Change from 2000 9.3%
Person per square mile (2000) 11.8
Homeownership Rate (2000) 78.8%
Households (2000) 3,303
Persons per household (2000) 2.50
Median Family Income (2008) $49,446
Persons below poverty (2008) 10.6%
Children below poverty 12.7%
BUSINESS
Private nonfarm employment (2007) 1,797
% Change from 2000 -17.9%
Retail Sales – x 1000 (2002) $35,617
Retail Sales per capita (2002) $4,042
Minority-owned firms (1992) N/A
Women-owned firms (1992) 194
LABOR FORCE
Persons in labor force (1990) 2,789
Production/Craft/Repair 13.9%
Farming/Forestry/Fishing 13.4%
Service (not household) 13.3%
Administrative Support 12.8%
Executive/Managerial 10.2%
Sales 9.1%
All Other 27.3%


Blanco Employers

The resources listed below are links to job posting or hiring information for employers in this area.

Blanco

  • Blanco Chamber of Commerce Business Directory

Johnson City

  • Johnson City Visitor & Tourism Bureau Business Directory

Blanco Resources

The resources listed below are links to local governments, services, recreation, schools or other information sites that provide detailed community information for this area.

Blanco

Johnson City