In 2020, Topeka, KS had a population of 126k people with a median age of 38.1 and a median household income of $49,647. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Topeka, KS declined from 126,397 to 125,819, a −0.457% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,999 to $49,647, a 3.43% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Topeka, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.2%), White (Hispanic) (9.44%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.96%), and Other (Hispanic) (3.81%).
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.
96.9% of the residents in Topeka, KS are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Topeka, KS was $105,700, and the homeownership rate was 58.6%. Most people in Topeka, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17 minutes. The average car ownership in Topeka, KS was 2 cars per household.