The unemployment rate in Topeka Metro Area is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Topeka Metro Area jobs have decreased by 0.5%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Topeka Metro Area's cost of living is 19.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in the Topeka metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the Topeka metro area remained moderately Republican, 52.1% to 45.0%. More Voting Stats
Topeka Metro Area's population is 230,878 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 0.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Topeka Metro Area is Real Estate: $148,100
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.3%.
Topeka Metro Area public schools spend $11,459 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.5 students per teacher in Topeka Metro Area. More Education