Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Topeka is 125,963. Topeka, Kansas is the 223rd largest city in the US.
Topeka is located entirely in Shawnee County.
The peak population of Topeka was in 2010, when its population was 127,473. In 2010, Topeka was the 193rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 223rd largest city in the US. Topeka is currently 1.2% smaller than it was in 2010.
Topeka has grown 2.0% since the 2000. Topeka, Kansas's growth is extremely below average. 85% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
The total voting age population of Topeka, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 93,805. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.4% of the residents of Topeka are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Topeka are 78.4% White, 10.5% Black, 4.4% Two or more races, 3.8% Other, 1.8% Asian, 1.1% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 15.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Topeka, 14.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.9%. On a per-household basis, 9.3% of families are below the poverty line in Topeka.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.5% of Topeka residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.3% of Topeka residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 28.6% have a bachelor's degree and 10.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Topeka residents aged 5 and older, 10.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Topeka is 4.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Topeka, 19.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Topeka is $47,999.
In Topeka, 56.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.7% of housing units in Topeka.
Of all the housing units in Topeka, 18.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Topeka, 8.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 4,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Topeka is $816.
In Topeka, 69.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.
|Year||Population||Rank in US|
|213||Coral Springs, Florida||132,822||10.9%|
|216||Athens-Clarke County, Georgia||127,358||26.4%|
|217||Santa Clara, California||127,151||24.1%|
|219||Fargo, North Dakota||126,748||39.3%|
|221||Simi Valley, California||125,975||12.5%|
|225||Thousand Oaks, California||125,754||7.0%|
|229||Round Rock, Texas||123,876||104.1%|
|232||Palm Bay, Florida||122,942||54.4%|
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