Location of Verden, Oklahoma
Verden is located at (35.083762, -98.088790).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2), all land.
Verden resident Allen Toles was an African American farmer who had become the owner of his own land through the Homestead Act of 1862. He built Verden Separate School on his own property in 1910 as a school for black children. The school operated until 1935.The school building was rediscovered by historians in 2004 and restored and relocated to nearby Chickasha. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005.