In 2018, Topeka, KS had a population of 233k people with a median age of 39.9 and a median household income of $56,125. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Topeka, KS declined from 233,382 to 233,260, a -0.0523% decrease and its median household income grew from $55,194 to $56,125, a 1.69% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Topeka, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (78.2%), White (Hispanic) (6.98%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.23%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.27%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.85%). 0% of the households in Topeka, KS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.1% of the residents in Topeka, KS are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Topeka, KS was $130,700, and the homeownership rate was 68.1%. Most people in Topeka, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Topeka, KS was 2 cars per household.