In 2019, Topeka, KS had a population of 126k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $47,999. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Topeka, KS declined from 126,877 to 126,397, a −0.378% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,890 to $47,999, a 2.37% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Topeka, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.9%), White (Hispanic) (10.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.2%), Other (Hispanic) (3.53%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.52%). 0% of the households in Topeka, KS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.8% of the residents in Topeka, KS are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Topeka, KS was $103,200, and the homeownership rate was 56.3%. Most people in Topeka, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Topeka, KS was 2 cars per household.