Verndale, MN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Verndale Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Verndale Content

Also See: Verndale, MN ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Verndale, Minnesota - Basic Facts

Real Estate Resources

The City of Verndale had a population of 619 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Verndale is located at latitude 46.397 and longitude -95.0111 in Wadena County. The formal boundaries for the City of Verndale (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wadena County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,348 feet.

The City of Verndale (GNIS ID: 2397129) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Verndale population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Verndale: City of Verndale.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


City of Verndale, MN Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | MN Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Wadena County | Minnesota Counties

Search the map for:

Verndale, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 619
Daytime Population: Workers 175
Daytime Population: Residents 331
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 506
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 619
Population in Familes 499
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 634
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $40,482
Average Household Income $61,239
Per Capita Income $24,650


Total Housing Units 259 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 186 (71.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 60 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 ( 4.6%)
Median Home Value $104,808
Average Home Value $142,647


Total Households 247
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 162
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.38% 0.54%
Households 0.46% 0.56%
Families 0.52% 0.61%
Median Household Income   3.16%
Per Capita Income   3.83%

Verndale, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Verndale to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 465 49th
Population Density # 428 53rd
Diversity Index # 345 62nd
Median Household Income # 811 10th
Per Capita Income # 734 19th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.

Minnesota Research Tools

Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Minnesota Census Data
Highest or Lowest: