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Blanket is a town in Brown County, in the Brownwood metro area.
So named because an Indian blanket was found nearby by early settlers
The latitude of Blanket is 31.823N. The longitude is -98.786W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,621 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 397.
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17% of Blanket residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Blanket ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Blanket was $16,611, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Blanket residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Blanket, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $314. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $608.
Brown County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Blanket political report.
The average commute time for Blanket workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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