Topeka, KS Real Estate
Topeka, Kansas is located in Shawnee County. Nearby cities and towns include Grantville, Silver Lake, Wakarusa, Auburn, Meriden, Willard, Carbondale, Hoyt, Rossville, Lecompton, Perry, Scranton, Maple Hill, Ozawkie, Overbrook, Delia, Burlingame, Mayetta, Harveyville, St. Marys, Lawrence, Oskaloosa, and Valley Falls. Topeka is an urban community with a population of 128,983. The median household income is $41,479. In Topeka, 45% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 29% of the households. Half the population of Topeka commutes 15 minutes or less to work, with 62% of residents holding white collar jobs and 38% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Topeka, KS is 37 years, with 52% of those homes owned, 38% rented, and 10% not occupied. In the previous year, 1367 Topeka properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Topeka in the previous year was $112,240.