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Topeka Kansas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Topeka Kansas metro area was $56,548 in 2016, the latest figures available. Topeka median household income is $1,613 higher than the median Kansas household income and $1,069 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Topeka median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Topeka are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Topeka Kansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Kansas $54,935 +0.64% +4.59%
Topeka $56,548 +8.07% +8.96%

Trends in Topeka, KS Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $56,548, the median household income for Topeka was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Topeka, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Topeka

Date US Kansas Topeka
2016 $57,617 $54,935 $56,548
2015 $56,480 $54,587 $52,327
2014 $54,398 $53,229 $55,139
2013 $53,838 $52,522 $51,900
2012 $53,701 $52,520 $50,662
2011 $53,879 $52,238 $49,576
2010 $55,093 $53,123 $49,934
2009 $56,180 $53,490 $53,856
2008 $58,000 $55,936 $55,011
2007 $58,736 $54,929 $53,693
2006 $57,677 $54,138 $52,753
2005 $56,832 $52,749 $54,647

Topeka Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Topeka was $70,908 in 2016. Compared to the median Kansas family income, Topeka median family income is $116 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Topeka will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Topeka Kansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Kansas $70,792 +0.73% +5.75%
Topeka $70,908 +7.66% +12.76%

Trends in Topeka, KS Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $70,908, the median family income for Topeka was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Topeka, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Topeka

Date US Kansas Topeka
2016 $71,062 $70,792 $70,908
2015 $69,122 $70,278 $65,865
2014 $66,820 $67,342 $67,157
2013 $65,977 $66,944 $62,883
2012 $65,363 $65,810 $65,191
2011 $65,564 $66,089 $67,067
2010 $66,721 $67,166 $64,290
2009 $68,329 $68,231 $69,390
2008 $70,638 $69,630 $66,994
2007 $70,813 $70,046 $65,659
2006 $69,670 $67,683 $66,586
2005 $68,618 $66,364 $68,359

Topeka Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Topeka was $29,151 in 2016. Compared to the median Kansas per capita income, Topeka median per capita income is $201 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Topeka will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Topeka Kansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Kansas $28,950 -0.91% +3.39%
Topeka $29,151 +8.17% +12.96%

Trends in Topeka, KS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $29,151, the per capita income for Topeka was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Topeka, Kansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Topeka

Date US Kansas Topeka
2016 $31,128 $28,950 $29,151
2015 $30,358 $29,217 $26,950
2014 $29,288 $28,255 $27,623
2013 $29,041 $28,001 $25,806
2012 $28,558 $27,587 $26,088
2011 $28,494 $27,139 $26,642
2010 $28,687 $27,423 $26,318
2009 $29,542 $28,301 $27,623
2008 $30,755 $29,503 $28,886
2007 $30,894 $29,168 $27,973
2006 $30,078 $28,353 $27,454
2005 $30,768 $28,681 $28,107