Verdigris is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 4,351 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Verdigris is the 88th largest community in Oklahoma.
Verdigris real estate is some of the most expensive in Oklahoma, although Verdigris house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, Verdigris isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Verdigris are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Verdigris is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Verdigris who work in office and administrative support (19.13%), management occupations (11.65%), and sales jobs (9.27%).
Because of many things, Verdigris is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Verdigris really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Verdigris perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Verdigris is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Verdigris are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.02% of adults in Verdigris having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Verdigris in 2010 was $28,311, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $113,244 for a family of four. However, Verdigris contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Verdigris is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Verdigris home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Verdigris residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Verdigris include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Verdigris is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Thai.