Topeka, Indiana Population 2020

1,219

Topeka is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,219, it is the 275th largest city in Indiana and the 9519th largest city in the United States. Topeka is currently growing at a rate of 0.16% annually and its population has increased by 5.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,153 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Topeka has a population density of 755 people per square mile.

The average household income in Topeka is $57,930 with a poverty rate of 6.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $656 per month, and the median house value is $94,800. The median age in Topeka is 32 years, 35.6 years for males, and 29.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 75.0 males.

Topeka Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Topeka was:

  • White: 83.86%
  • Two or more races: 15.17%
  • Other race: 0.98%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Topeka, Indiana is 1,219, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,215.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,153.

Topeka, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White85783.86%
Two or More Races15515.17%
Some Other Race100.98%

Topeka Population Pyramid 2020

Topeka Median Age

32


Total

35.6


Male

29.2


Female

Topeka Adults

There are 672 adults, (134 of whom are seniors) in Topeka.

Topeka Age Dependency

90

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

65.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Topeka Sex Ratio

Female

584

57.14%

Male

438

42.86%

Topeka Households and Families

Topeka Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Topeka Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married71.9%28.1%
All59.4%40.6%
Non Family44.1%55.9%
Female40.4%59.6%

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3622.8259.4
Married1993.5571.9
Non Family1021.1944.1
Female573.2640.4
Male42100

3.44

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Topeka Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9516.41%
9th to 12th Grade9716.75%
High School Graduate21336.79%
Some College7412.78%
Associates Degree508.64%
Bachelors Degree406.91%
Graduate Degree101.73%

Topeka Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50534940
Multiple Races632710
Other Race77
Hispanic44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 15.87%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,333$45,074$31,625
Less Than High School$$43,125$
High School Grad$36,250$53,036$23,875
Some College$34,808$$34,712
Bachelors Degree$44,167$43,875$
Graduate Degree$59,167$$

$38,333

Average Earnings

$45,074

Average Male

$31,625

Average Female

Topeka Language

Topeka Language by Age

Topeka Language

65.86% of Topeka residents speak only English, while 34.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 17.02% of the population.

Topeka Poverty

Topeka Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White827657.86%
Multiple15531.94%

6.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.51%

Male Poverty Rate

9.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Topeka

The race most likely to be in poverty in Topeka is White, with 7.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Topeka is Multiple, with 1.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School6.77%
Some College4.84%
High School0.94%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.11%
Female Employed7.10%
Male Employed2.78%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Topeka Income

Topeka Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,438$57,930
Families$61,346$67,358
Married Families$66,063-
Non Families$26,923$33,459

Topeka Marital Status

Topeka Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Topeka Married by Age and Sex

Topeka Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Topeka Marital Status by Race

Topeka Veterans

41

Number of Veterans

39

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam13
Second Gulf War8
Korea6
First Gulf War6
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7416
75+10
35 to 549
55 to 643
18 to 343
Name Veterans % of Total
White416.89%
Hispanic4100.00%

$Topeka Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Topeka Employment Status

62.7%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Topeka Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

67.51%

Born in Indiana

93.05%

Native Born

6.95%

Foreign Born

2.45%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.05% of Topeka residents were born in the United States, with 67.51% having been born in Indiana. 2.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,21920.16%
20191,21720.16%
20181,21550.41%
20171,21020.17%
20161,208181.51%
20151,1900.00%
20141,190141.19%
20131,176110.94%
20121,16560.52%
20111,159100.87%
20101,1490.00%