Blanding

8 reviews
  1. Town in Utah
A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B+
  3. Real Estate
    A
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A+
  12. Commute
    A

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$155,500
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$570
National
$904
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    110
    264
  • Murder
    0
    5
  • Rape
    55
    37
  • Robbery
    0
    135
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    496
    575
  • Theft
    1,873
    2,114
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    83
    257

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$53,400
National
$53,046
Children
33%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    43%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    14%

    Reviews

    8 reviews
    • Excellent
      1
    • Very Good
      2
    • Average
      5
    • Poor
      0
    • Terrible
      0
    Its really beautiful. There isn't smog or anything like that.
    • Niche User
    • Apr 17 2015
    If you don't have a college education than there is not very much job opurtunities in Blanding for people.
    • Niche User
    • Apr 17 2015
    There are jobs for adults that have degrees but there isnt many job opportunities for high school students. I was lucky to have a job in high school but not many students do.
    • Niche User
    • Dec 9 2014