Verdigris is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 4,590 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Verdigris is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 management occupations (12.28%), office and administrative support (10.63%), and sales jobs (9.87%).
Also of interest is that Verdigris has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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 population of Verdigris overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Verdigris, 24.22% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Verdigris in 2018 was $30,548, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,192 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 German, Irish, English, French, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Verdigris is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.