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Blanco County, Texas

US county information
NameBlanco County
StateTexas
SeatJohnson City
US Area
Total Area713 sq mi (1846.7 km2)
Land Area711 sq mi (1841.5 km2)
Water Area2 sq mi (5.2 km2)
Population10497 (2010)
Density4.6/km2 (12/sq mi)
Named forThe Blanco River
Time zoneCentral
Time zoneCentral: UTC-6/-5: -6/-5

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Blanco County is a county located on the Edwards Plateau in the U.S. state of Texas. As of 2010, the population is 10,497. Its county seat is Johnson City . Blanco is named for the Blanco River which traverses the county. The State of Texas formed Blanco County in 1858 from portions of Burnet, Comal, Gillespie and Hays Counties. The city of Blanco served as the county seat from 1858 to 1890, when it was moved to Johnson City.


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