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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 $59,567 in 2019, the latest figures available. Topeka median household income is $2,520 lower than the median Kansas household income and $6,145 less than the US median household income. 2020 metro income data (including Topeka median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Topeka are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Topeka Kansas

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Kansas $62,087 +4.75% +6.08%
Topeka $59,567 +7.12% -1.12%

Trends in Topeka, KS Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Topeka is $59,567. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $60,244 and is now $677 (1.12%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Topeka, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Topeka

Date US Kansas Topeka
2019 $65,712 $62,087 $59,567
2018 $63,059 $59,273 $55,608
2017 $62,927 $58,844 $59,274
2016 $61,383 $58,526 $60,244
2015 $60,187 $58,171 $55,762
2014 $58,001 $56,755 $58,791
2013 $57,437 $56,032 $55,369
2012 $57,307 $56,046 $54,064
2011 $57,531 $55,779 $52,937
2010 $58,809 $56,707 $53,302
2009 $59,988 $57,117 $57,507

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Topeka Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Topeka was $74,411 in 2019. Compared to the median Kansas family income, Topeka median family income is $4,595 lower. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Topeka will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Topeka Kansas

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Kansas $79,006 +4.80% +4.76%
Topeka $74,411 -0.83% -1.50%

Trends in Topeka, KS Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Topeka is $74,411. Real median family income peaked in 2017 at $76,290 and is now $1,879 (2.46%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Topeka, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Topeka

Date US Kansas Topeka
2019 $80,944 $79,006 $74,411
2018 $77,786 $75,384 $75,036
2017 $77,064 $75,151 $76,290
2016 $75,707 $75,419 $75,543
2015 $73,660 $74,891 $70,189
2014 $71,246 $71,803 $71,605
2013 $70,386 $71,418 $67,086
2012 $69,752 $70,229 $69,568
2011 $70,009 $70,569 $71,613
2010 $71,221 $71,696 $68,627
2009 $72,962 $72,857 $74,094

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Topeka Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Topeka was $31,691 in 2019. Compared to the median Kansas per capita income, Topeka median per capita income is $1,194 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Topeka will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Topeka Kansas

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Kansas $32,885 +2.68% +6.62%
Topeka $31,691 +0.82% +2.04%

Trends in Topeka, KS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $31,691, the per capita income for Topeka was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Topeka, Kansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Topeka

Date US Kansas Topeka
2019 $35,672 $32,885 $31,691
2018 $34,444 $32,026 $31,434
2017 $33,788 $31,440 $29,758
2016 $33,163 $30,842 $31,056
2015 $32,351 $31,134 $28,719
2014 $31,228 $30,126 $29,453
2013 $30,982 $29,873 $27,531
2012 $30,476 $29,439 $27,840
2011 $30,425 $28,979 $28,448
2010 $30,622 $29,273 $28,093
2009 $31,545 $30,219 $29,495

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