Topeka, Kansas 

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Economy in Topeka, Kansas

Topeka has an unemployment rate of 4.6%. The US average is 5.2%.

Topeka has seen the job market increase by 0.1% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 35.6%, which is lower than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Topeka
- The Sales Tax Rate for Topeka is 9.2%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Topeka is 4.6%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Topeka
- The average income of a Topeka resident is $24,155 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Topeka resident is $41,412 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYTopeka, KansasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate4.6%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth0.1%1.6%
  Future Job Growth35.6%38.0%
  Sales Taxes9.2%6.0%
  Income Taxes0.0460.046
  Income per Cap.$24,155$28,555
  Household Income$41,412$53,482
  Family Median Income$55,216$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.3%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.2%0.6%
  Construction5.2%6.2%
  Manufacturing7.8%10.4%
  Wholesale trade1.7%2.7%
  Retail trade11.7%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing3.3%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information1.8%2.1%
  Finance and insurance5.9%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing1.7%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services4.1%6.7%
  Management of companies0.2%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs4.7%4.3%
  Educational services8.5%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance18.6%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation1.7%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services8.5%7.4%
  Other services4.5%4.9%
  Public administration8.8%4.8%
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    Reviews for Topeka    27 Reviews
    The best city ever - 12/6/2018
    I lived in Topeka most of my life until moving to Katy, Texas...which is a premiere suburb of Houston. Topeka is genuinely missed as it is a superb community to raise a... Read More

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    TOPEKA IS VERY DANGEROUS TO MOVE TO SHUT IT DOWN - 10/13/2018
    also i forgot to mention here too it is also a sanctuary city as well they have illegals here too the government has also cover ups alot of them them too as well.... Read More

    WARNING DO NOT GO TO OR EVEN MOVE TO TOPEKA KANSAS - 10/13/2018
    people should be warned not to move to or back to topeka ks. the news people or the governor are not doing their jobs to warn people do not even think about moving... Read More


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