In 2021, Topeka, KS had a population of 233k people with a median age of 40 and a median household income of $61,574. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Topeka, KS grew from 232,248 to 233,423, a 0.506% increase and its median household income grew from $59,815 to $61,574, a 2.94% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Topeka, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (77%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.24%), White (Hispanic) (5.81%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.67%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.46%).
None of the households in Topeka, KS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98% of the residents in Topeka, KS are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Topeka, KS was $143,400, and the homeownership rate was 69.8%.
Most people in Topeka, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Topeka, KS was 2 cars per household.