Businesses in Topeka, Kansas


Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 17.8%
 Shopping: 14.2%
 Professional Services: 10.8%
 Industry: 8.1%
 Home Services: 8.1%
 Restaurants: 5.5%
 Financial Services: 5.5%
 Community & Government: 5.1%
 Other: 24.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts16734.6 years4.21.3
Car repair29632.6 years4.12.3
Beauty salons16029.4 years4.31.2
Hairdressers15431.4 years4.31.2
Public administration43039.9 years4.23.3
Social work28636.8 years3.92.2
Atm's18358.9 years4.01.4
Banks17958.9 years4.41.4
Finance other21950.1 years3.71.7
Loan companies31640.2 years3.82.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets12532.7 years4.11.0
General contractors40530.3 years4.53.1
Other construction28031.5 years4.32.2
Real estate41831.4 years3.73.2
All membership organizations17645.4 years4.01.4
Construction of buildings32532.3 years1.72.5
Other membership organizations23748.1 years4.41.8
Dentists20531 years4.61.6
Health and medical2,27628.4 years3.817.7
Physicians and surgeons89727.8 years3.97.0
Physiotherapy14728 years4.61.1
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists14824.6 years3.21.1
Accountants16932.7 years4.31.3
Corporate management19027.8 years3.41.5
Lawyers legal44132.3 years4.43.4
Legal and financial12139.1 years4.20.9
Scientific and technical services18226.8 years3.61.4
Churches33053.2 years2.02.6
Clothing stores12632 years4.01.0
Electronics stores15728.1 years3.91.2
Hardware stores12539.4 years4.61.0
Pharmacies and drug stores13237.6 years4.21.0
Shopping other20036.7 years4.11.6
Area of Topeka, Kansas61.47 sq mi
Male Population61,618 (47.8%)
Female Population67,182 (52.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +47.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +5.6%
Median Age36.2
Male Median Age34.6
Female Median Age37.7
Area Codes785
NeighborhoodsCentral Topeka 1, Central Topeka 2, Downtown, North Topeka East, Old Town, South/Southeast 1, South/Southeast 3, Southwest Topeka, West Southwest 2, West Southwest 3
Local TimeSaturday 2:20 PM
TimezoneCentral Daylight Time
Weather84.4°F clear sky
Lat & Lng39.04833° / -95.67804°
Zip Codes6660166603666046660566606More

Topeka, Kansas - Map

Topeka, Kansas Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,423 / mi²1,755 / mi²1,984 / mi²2,095 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Topeka, Kansas Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 5.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Topeka, Kansas+47.2%+19.3%+5.6%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Topeka, Kansas Median Age

Median Age: 36.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Topeka, Kansas36.2 years37.7 years34.6 years
Kansas36.1 years37.4 years34.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Topeka, Kansas Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 54,8984,6819,580
85 Plus9452,0993,045
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Topeka, Kansas Population Density

Population Density: 2,095 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Topeka, Kansas128,80061.47 sq mi2,095 / mi²
Kansas2.9 million82,278.7 sq mi35.4 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Topeka, Kansas Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1870 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Topeka, Kansas
 Southwest Topeka: 14.1%
 Downtown: 11.6%
 Old Town: 9.2%
 West Southwest 2: 8%
 Central Topeka 2: 6.1%
 South/Southeast 1: 5.9%
 West Southwest 3: 5.3%
 Other: 39.9%

Business distribution by price for Topeka, Kansas

 Moderate: 47.7%
 Inexpensive: 43.7%
 Expensive: 5.8%
 Very Expensive: 2.8%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Topeka, Kansas CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Topeka, Kansas2,405,692 t18.7 t39,135 t/mi²
Kansas60,730,954 t20.8 t738.1 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Topeka, Kansas CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)2,405,692 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita18.7 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
3/23/071:15 AM3.154.6 km5,000
8/8/3110:18 PM3.884.8
1/7/064:15 PM4.984.4
4/24/6712:29 PM5.156.4

Topeka, Kansas

Topeka (/təˈpiːkə, toʊ-/; Kansa: Tó Pee Kuh) is the capital city of the State of Kansas and the seat of Shawnee County. It is situated along the Kansas River in the central part of Shawnee County, located in northeast Kansas, in the Central United St..  ︎  Topeka, Kansas Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Topeka, Kansas
 Zip Code 66604: 16.9%
 Zip Code 66614: 16.1%
 Zip Code 66606: 11.7%
 Zip Code 66603: 8.2%
 Zip Code 66611: 7.1%
 Zip Code 66612: 6.6%
 Zip Code 66608: 5.1%
 Other: 28.4%

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