Bland
Bland County Courthouse in Bland
Bland
Bland
Location in the Commonwealth of Virginia
Coordinates: 37°06′07″N 81°06′58″W / 37.10194°N 81.11611°W / 37.10194; -81.11611Coordinates: 37°06′07″N 81°06′58″W / 37.10194°N 81.11611°W / 37.10194; -81.11611
CountryUnited States
StateVirginia
CountyBland
Elevation
2,438 ft (743 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total409
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Zip Code
24315
Area Code276
GNIS feature ID1498536[1]

Bland is a census-designated place (CDP) in and the county seat of Bland County, Virginia, United States.[2] Bland was originally known as Bland Court House.[1][3] The population as of the 2010 Census was 409.[4]

Climate

The climate in this area has mild differences between highs and lows, and there is adequate rainfall year-round. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Bland has a marine west coast climate, abbreviated "Cfb" on climate maps.[5]

Notable person

References

  1. ^ a b "Bland". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. ^ Photo of envelope addressed to Bland Court House - Back of envelope showing cancel by Bland Court House post office in 1883
  4. ^ Virginia Trend Report 2: State and Complete Places (Sub-state 2010 Census Data). Archived 2012-07-11 at Archive.today Missouri Census Data Center. Accessed 2011-06-08.
  5. ^ Climate Summary for Bland, Virginia