Topeka Information

Topeka Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Topeka, KS

General Topeka Information

State: Kansas

County: Shawnee County

Close cities: Lecompton, KS, Tecumseh, KS, Silver Lake, KS, Wakarusa, KS, Topeka, KS, Meriden, KS, Dover, KS, Berryton, KS, Auburn, KS, Grantville, KS

Topeka Population (census data)
Total 122,642 (-0.2% since 2000)
Male 58,886 (48.0%)
Female 63,756 (52.0%)

Population Density: 2,190 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.7 (US Avg is 100)

Topeka Elevation: 1,000 feet above sea level

Land Area: 56.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $41,662

Zip Codes: 66626, 66618, 66610, 66614, 66606, 66617, 66636, 66619, 66624, 66608, 66620, 66625, 66603, 66675, 66612, 66605, 66615, 66628, 66647, 66667, 66601, 66683, 66616, 66609, 66621, 66629, 66604, 66611, 66607, 66622, 66699, 66686, 66634, 66638, 66658, 66642, 66653, 66692, 66637, and 66652.

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Topeka Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (75.1%)
  • Black (11.7%)
  • Hispanic (8.9%)
  • Other race (4.1%)
  • Two or more races (3.3%)
  • American Indian (2.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (24.1%)
  • Irish (11.6%)
  • English (11.0%)
  • United States (6.9%)
  • French (3.2%)
  • Swedish (2.5%)
Foriegn Born: 4,017 people (3.3%)
  • Latin America (73.1%)
  • Asia (26.9%)

Local Topeka Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Kansas City Chiefs
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues, Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: Kansas State University, University of Kansas

Topeka School Information

High Schools
Highland Park High (2424 SE California Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66605 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Lawrence Gardner High School (1440 NW 25th Street, Topeka, KS, 66618 - Lawrence Gardner High School District)
Logan Junior High (1124 NW Lyman Road, Topeka, KS, 66608 - Seaman District)
Northern Hills Junior High (5620 N Topeka Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66617 - Seaman District)
Seaman High (4850 Rochester Road, Topeka, KS, 66617 - Seaman District)
Topeka High (800 SW 10th Street, Topeka, KS, 66612 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Topeka West High (2001 SW Fairlawn Road, Topeka, KS, 66604 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Washburn Rural High (5900 SW 61st, Topeka, KS, 66619 - Auburn Washburn District)
Middle Schools
Chase Middle School (2250 NE State Street, Topeka, KS, 66616 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Eisenhower Middle School (3305 SE Minnesota Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66605 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Hope Street Academy Charter Middle (1900 SW Hope St, Topeka, KS, 66604 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Jardine Middle School (2600 SW 33rd Street, Topeka, KS, 66611 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Landon Middle School (731 SW Fairlawn Road, Topeka, KS, 66606 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Marjorie French Middle School (5257 SW 33rd Street, Topeka, KS, 66614 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Robinson Middle School (1125 SW 14th Street, Topeka, KS, 66604 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Washburn Rural Middle School (5620 SW 61st, Topeka, KS, 66619 - Auburn Washburn District)
Elementary Schools
Avondale East Elementary (455 SE Golf Park Boulevard, Topeka, KS, 66605 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Avondale West Elementary (3229 SW Westview Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66611 - Topeka Public Schools District)
East Indianola Elementary (2000 NW Clay, Topeka, KS, 66608 - Seaman District)
Elmont Elementary (6432 NW Elmont Road, Topeka, KS, 66618 - Seaman District)
Indian Creek Elementary (4303 NE Indian Creek Road, Topeka, KS, 66617 - Seaman District)
Indian Hills Elementary (7445 SW 29th, Topeka, KS, 66614 - Auburn Washburn District)
Jay Shideler Elementary (4948 SW Wanamaker, Topeka, KS, 66610 - Auburn Washburn District)
Linn Elementary (200 SE 40th Street, Topeka, KS, 66609 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Lowman Hill Elementary (1101 SW Garfield Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66604 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Lundgren Elementary (1020 NE Forest Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66616 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Lyman Elementary (2032 N Kansas, Topeka, KS, 66608 - Seaman District)
Maude Bishop Elementary (3601 SW 31st Street, Topeka, KS, 66614 - Topeka Public Schools District)
McCarter Elementary (5512 SW 16th Street, Topeka, KS, 66604 - Topeka Public Schools District)
McClure Elementary (2529 SW Chelsea Drive, Topeka, KS, 66614 - Topeka Public Schools District)
McEachron Elementary (4433 SW 29th Terrace, Topeka, KS, 66614 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Meadows Elementary (201 SW Clay Street, Topeka, KS, 66606 - Topeka Public Schools District)
North Fairview Elementary (1941 N E 39th, Topeka, KS, 66617 - Seaman District)
Pleasant Hill Elementary (5830 N W Topeka Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66617 - Seaman District)
Quincy Elementary (1500 NE Quincy Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66608 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Quinton Heights Elementary (2331 SW Topeka Boulevard, Topeka, KS, 66611 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Randolph Elementary (1400 SW Randolph Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66604 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Rochester Elementary (3421 Rochester Road, Topeka, KS, 66617 - Seaman District)
Ross Elementary (1400 SE 34th Street, Topeka, KS, 66605 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Shaner Elementary (1600 SW 34th Street, Topeka, KS, 66611 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Shawnee Heights Elementary (2410 SE Burton Drive, Topeka, KS, 66605 - Shawnee Heights District)
State Street Elementary (500 NE Sumner Street, Topeka, KS, 66616 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Stout Elementary (2303 SW College Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66611 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Wanamaker Elementary (6630 SW 10th, Topeka, KS, 66615 - Auburn Washburn District)
West Indianola Elementary (4201 NW Brickyard Road, Topeka, KS, 66618 - Seaman District)
Whitson Elementary (1725 SW Arnold Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66604 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Capital City (2828 SW 6th Street, Topeka, KS, 66606 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Highland Park Central (2717 SE Illinois Avenue, Topeka, KS, 66605 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Hope Street Charter Academy (1900 SW Hope Street, Topeka, KS, 66604 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Pauline Central Primary (6625 SW Westview, Topeka, KS, 66619 - Auburn Washburn District)
Scott Computer Technology Magnet (401 SE Market Street, Topeka, KS, 66607 - Topeka Public Schools District)
Williams Science And Fine Arts Magnet School (1301 SE Monroe Street, Topeka, KS, 66612 - Topeka Public Schools District)

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