Topeka, KS has a population of 127,472 people with a median age of 36.9 and a median household income of $43,740. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Topeka, KS declined from 127,672 to 127,472, a 0.16% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,250 to $43,740, a 3.53% increase.
The population of Topeka, KS is 69.2% White, 14.1% Hispanic, and 9.6% Black. 10.5% of the people in Topeka, KS speak a non-English language, and 96.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Topeka, KS are Washburn University, with 1,424 graduates, Washburn Institute of Technology, with 1,080 graduates, and Marinello Schools of Beauty-Topeka, with 197 graduates.
The median property value in Topeka, KS is $99,400, and the homeownership rate is 56.3%. Most people in Topeka, KS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Topeka, KS is 2 cars per household.
Topeka, KS is a census place located in Shawnee County, KS. It borders .