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Blanchard, Idaho
Census-designated place
Country United States
State Idaho
County Bonner
Area
 • Total 1.530 sq mi (3.96 km2)
 • Land 1.484 sq mi (3.84 km2)
 • Water 0.046 sq mi (0.12 km2)
Elevation 2,287 ft (697 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 261
 • Density 170.6/sq mi (65.86/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 83804
Area code(s) 208
GNIS feature ID 396151

Blanchard is an unincorporated census-designated place in Bonner County, Idaho, United States. Blanchard is located on Idaho State Highway 41 6.5 miles (10.5 km) northwest of Spirit Lake. Blanchard has a post office with ZIP code 83804. As of the 2010 census, its population was 261.

History

A post office called White was established in 1903, but in 1908, the name was changed to Blanchard. The present name honors John Blanchard, a pioneer settler.

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