Brandon is a city located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. It is within Douglas County named in honor of Brandon, Vermont included in the Alexandria Metro Area. It has a total area of 0.48 square miles at 45°57′57″N 95°35′43″W. The elevation is 1,398 feet above sea level. As of the 2010 census data, it had a total population of 489. The population density was 1,000/sq mi. Estimated per capita income in 2016 was $25,782. Recent job growth is positively increased by 1.48 percent. The average travel time is 19 minutes. It has Zip code 56315.