topeka Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,967 2.8 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 26,764 37.5 % 32.8 %
Some College 19,744 27.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 14,137 19.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 8,830 12.4 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 64,869 90.8 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 19,718 27.6 % 27.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 127,223 - -
19 years old and under 35,844 28.2 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 42,921 33.7 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 29,833 23.4 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 18,625 14.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 107,407 100.0 % 84.8 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 15,215 32.3 % 33.2 %
Married 21,718 46.1 % 50.6 %
Separated 1,044 2.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 9,112 19.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 59,220 - -
Occupied Housing Units 51,318 86.7 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 7,902 13.3 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 38,120 64.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,719 4.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,535 2.6 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 2,266 3.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,699 6.2 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 3,136 5.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 6,039 10.2 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 1,706 2.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 5,488 9.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 4,801 8.1 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 9,768 16.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 9,822 16.6 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 14,050 23.7 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 10,011 16.9 % 13.1 %
Electric 12,384 20.9 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 37,713 63.7 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 499 0.8 % 4.2 %
Wood 352 0.6 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 39 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 331 0.6 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 101,516 85.4 % 75.7 %
African-American 13,814 11.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,156 1.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,091 0.9 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 1,351 1.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,291 53,657
Median Family Income 54,842 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 24,755 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 70.97 %
  • Temperature 92.17 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.72 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 15.97
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.06 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com