In 2020, Topeka, KS had a population of 232k people with a median age of 40 and a median household income of $59,815. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Topeka, KS declined from 232,778 to 232,248, a −0.228% decrease and its median household income grew from $57,603 to $59,815, a 3.84% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Topeka, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (77.2%), White (Hispanic) (6.52%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.22%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.36%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.26%).
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.
98.1% of the residents in Topeka, KS are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Topeka, KS was $137,900, and the homeownership rate was 69.4%.
Most people in Topeka, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Topeka, KS was 2 cars per household.