topeka Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,888 4.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 23,773 33.0 % 32.6 %
Some College 20,734 28.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 15,782 21.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 8,941 12.4 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 64,113 88.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 21,131 29.3 % 29.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 127,257 - -
19 years old and under 33,180 26.1 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 42,734 33.6 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 30,207 23.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 21,136 16.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 105,938 100.0 % 84.6 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 15,164 31.3 % 33.5 %
Married 23,345 48.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 921 1.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 8,957 18.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 59,486 - -
Occupied Housing Units 52,958 89.0 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 6,528 11.0 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 39,522 66.4 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,472 4.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,365 2.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 2,884 4.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,514 5.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 3,031 5.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 5,407 9.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 1,291 2.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 6,095 10.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 5,745 9.7 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 8,479 14.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 8,738 14.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 13,669 23.0 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 12,030 20.2 % 13.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 102,787 85.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 11,283 9.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,520 1.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 2,360 2.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 2,723 2.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 43,860 55,775
Median Family Income 61,302 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 25,413 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 54.84 %
  • Temperature 77.47 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.86 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 2.87
    [CDD] 4.41
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