Bland is a city in Gasconade and Osage counties in the U.S. state of Missouri. The population was 539 at the 2010 census.
The Osage County portion of Bland is part of the Jefferson City, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Bland is located at 38°18′9″N 91°38′3″W (38.302510, -91.634232), primarily within Gasconade County.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.65 square miles (1.68 km2), all land.
A post office called Bland has been in operation since 1877. The town is named in honor of U.S. Congressman Richard Parks Bland, a United States Representative from various districts in south central Missouri. Bland was a practicing attorney in Rolla in neighboring Phelps County.
As of the census of 2010, there were 539 people, 230 households, and 142 families living in the city. The population density was 829.2 inhabitants per square mile (320.2/km2). There were 292 housing units at an average density of 449.2 per square mile (173.4/km2).