Blende is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Blende Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Pueblo County at latitude 38.2458 and longitude -104.5686. Pueblo County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,737 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Blende Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles.Photos of the local Blende, CO area
Also See: Pueblo, CO ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||885|
|Population in Familes||753|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||409 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||261 (63.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||103 (25.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||45 (11.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$159,545|
|Average Home Value||$174,713|
|Median Household Income||$44,814|
|Average Household Income||$59,866|
|Per Capita Income||$24,040|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.19%|
|Per Capita Income||3.42%|
The table below compares Blende to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 225||51st|
|Population Density1||# 248||46th|
|Diversity Index2||# 81||83rd|
|Median Household Income||# 300||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 292||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.