Blanco, New Mexico facts for kids
|Blanco, New Mexico|
|• Total||3.642 sq mi (9.43 km2)|
|• Land||3.459 sq mi (8.96 km2)|
|• Water||0.183 sq mi (0.47 km2)|
|Elevation||5,568 ft (1,697 m)|
|• Density||106.53/sq mi (41.13/km2)|
|Time zone||Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)|
|• Summer (DST)||MDT (UTC-6)|
|GNIS feature ID||898633|
Blanco is a census-designated place in San Juan County, New Mexico, United States. Its population was 388 as of the 2010 census. Blanco has a post office with ZIP code 87412, which opened on March 6, 1901. U.S. Route 64 passes through the community.
A parish was established in Blanco in 1900 with St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church being the mother church for many missions.
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