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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 $56,834 in 2017, the latest figures available. Topeka median household income is $412 higher than the median Kansas household income and $3,502 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Topeka median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Topeka are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Topeka Kansas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Kansas $56,422 +0.54% +3.68%
Topeka $56,834 -1.61% +0.82%

Trends in Topeka, KS Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Topeka is $56,834. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $57,764 and is now $930 (1.61%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Topeka, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Topeka

Date US Kansas Topeka
2017 $60,336 $56,422 $56,834
2016 $58,856 $56,117 $57,764
2015 $57,709 $55,775 $53,466
2014 $55,613 $54,418 $56,371
2013 $55,072 $53,725 $53,089
2012 $54,948 $53,739 $51,838
2011 $55,162 $53,482 $50,757
2010 $56,388 $54,372 $51,108
2009 $57,519 $54,765 $55,140
2008 $59,382 $57,268 $56,322
2007 $60,135 $56,237 $54,972
2006 $59,051 $55,427 $54,010

Topeka Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Topeka was $73,149 in 2017. Compared to the median Kansas family income, Topeka median family income is $1,092 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Topeka will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Topeka Kansas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Kansas $72,057 -0.36% +4.66%
Topeka $73,149 +0.99% +6.54%

Trends in Topeka, KS Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $73,149, the median family income for Topeka was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Topeka, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Topeka

Date US Kansas Topeka
2017 $73,891 $72,057 $73,149
2016 $72,591 $72,315 $72,433
2015 $70,627 $71,808 $67,299
2014 $68,313 $68,846 $68,657
2013 $67,488 $68,478 $64,324
2012 $66,880 $67,338 $66,704
2011 $67,126 $67,663 $68,664
2010 $68,289 $68,744 $65,801
2009 $69,958 $69,857 $71,043
2008 $72,321 $71,289 $68,590
2007 $72,500 $71,714 $67,223
2006 $71,330 $69,296 $68,172

Topeka Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Topeka was $28,533 in 2017. Compared to the median Kansas per capita income, Topeka median per capita income is $1,613 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Topeka will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Topeka Kansas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Kansas $30,146 +1.94% +4.36%
Topeka $28,533 -4.18% +1.04%

Trends in Topeka, KS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Topeka is $28,533. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $29,778 and is now $1,245 (4.18%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Topeka, Kansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Topeka

Date US Kansas Topeka
2017 $32,397 $30,146 $28,533
2016 $31,798 $29,573 $29,778
2015 $31,019 $29,853 $27,537
2014 $29,942 $28,886 $28,240
2013 $29,706 $28,643 $26,398
2012 $29,221 $28,227 $26,694
2011 $29,173 $27,785 $27,276
2010 $29,361 $28,068 $26,936
2009 $30,246 $28,975 $28,281
2008 $31,488 $30,206 $29,574
2007 $31,629 $29,862 $28,639
2006 $30,795 $29,029 $28,109