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Vermillion is a city in Dakota County, in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metro area.
The community was named for the red sandstone found in the region
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Minnesota named Vermillion. For links to other places called Vermillion, MN, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Vermillion is 44.673N. The longitude is -92.966W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 843 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 431.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Vermillion demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Dakota County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Twin Cities area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 55085 ZIP code.
54% of Vermillion residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Vermillion ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Vermillion was $22,552, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Vermillion residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Vermillion, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $511. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,039.
Dakota County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Vermillion political report.
The average commute time for Vermillion workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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