About This Place
Blanco is a city in Blanco County, Texas, United States. The population was 2,205 at the 2010 census. The region Devil's Backbone is located nearby in the colorful Texas Hill Country.
Actress Shelley Duvall currently lives in Blanco, according to a recent article in the National Enquirer.
Blanco is located on the Blanco River at 30°05′58″N 98°25′20″W / 30.099535°N 98.422213°W / 30.099535; -98.422213. This is about 45 miles (72 km) north of San Antonio and almost the same distance west of Austin.