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Blanchard, Idaho
Census-designated place
Country United States
State Idaho
County Bonner
Area
 • Total 1.530 sq mi (3.96 km2)
 • Land 1.484 sq mi (3.84 km2)
 • Water 0.046 sq mi (0.12 km2)
Elevation
2,287 ft (697 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 261
 • Density 170.6/sq mi (65.86/km2)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
83804
Area code(s) 208
GNIS feature ID 396151

Blanchard is an unincorporated census-designated place in Bonner County, Idaho, United States. Blanchard is located on Idaho State Highway 41 6.5 miles (10.5 km) northwest of Spirit Lake. Blanchard has a post office with ZIP code 83804. As of the 2010 census, its population was 261.

History

A post office called White was established in 1903, but in 1908, the name was changed to Blanchard. The present name honors John Blanchard, a pioneer settler.

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