In 2017, Topeka, KS had a population of 233k people with a median age of 39.9 and a median household income of $55,194. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Topeka, KS declined from 233,773 to 233,382, a -0.167% decrease and its median household income grew from $52,861 to $55,194, a 4.41% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Topeka, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (78.5%), White (Hispanic) (7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.97%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.61%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.71%). N/A% of the people in Topeka, KS speak a non-English language, and 97.9% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Topeka, KS is $126,500, and the homeownership rate is 68%. Most people in Topeka, KS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Topeka, KS is 2 cars per household.