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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Verdigris a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Verdigris has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Verdigris’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small town, Verdigris does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
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.