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Demographics

People

Total Population1,010
Male Share of the Population43.8%
Female Share of the Population56.2%
Senior Citizens7%
Employed Population 16+428
Age of the Population24

Families

% of people married46.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.1%
Median Earnings25+$36,442
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,719
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,000

Wealth

Median Family Income$49,286
% Above Poverty Level73.9%
% Below Poverty Level26.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home6.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work11.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.5%
Median Gross Rent$543
Median House Value$99,400

Ancestry

German36.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.2%
Swiss14.1%
Irish6.9%
Arab3.9%
English3.4%
French Except Basque0.9%
Scottish0.9%
Hungarian0.8%
Canadian0.7%
Brazilian0.7%
Italian0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
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Topeka Almanac

CategoryValue
County LaGrange County
Standard Zip Codes46571
Phone Area Codes260
Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Approximate Latitude41.53
Approximate Longitude-85.54

Topeka Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationLAGRANGE SEWAGE PLANT
Distance10 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp40 to 61 F
Annual Precip36.7 inches
StationPRAIRIE HEIGHTS
Distance18.7 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp40 to 61 F
Annual Precip35.4 inches
StationGARRETT 1 S
Distance25.4 miles
Jan Temp16 to 31 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip38.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cromwell443$41,250
Lagrange2,783$49,821
Ligonier4,640$51,324
Millersburg967$53,750
Wolcottville1,001$46,324

Topeka Public Schools

Topeka Elementary School
Main St 39
ZIP: 46571
(260) 593-2897
Primary
Total Enrollment 360
Westview Elementary School
1715 S 600 W
ZIP: 46571
(260) 768-7717
Middle
Total Enrollment 395
Westview Jr-sr High School
1635 S 600 W
ZIP: 46571
(260) 768-4146
Other
Total Enrollment 802

Topeka Private Schools

Cottonwood Grove School
3570 S 500 W
ZIP: 46571
Elementary
Total Enrollment 36
Country View School
1785 S 700 W
ZIP: 46571
Elementary
Total Enrollment 51
Elmview School
4825 W 700 S 1
ZIP: 46571
Elementary
Total Enrollment 36
Honey Brook School
8250 W 650 S
ZIP: 46571
Elementary
Total Enrollment 39
Meadow View School
4945 S 675 W
ZIP: 46571
Elementary
Total Enrollment 37
Rock Run School
6460 W 600 S
ZIP: 46571
Elementary
Total Enrollment 26
Springhill School
3010 W 600 S
ZIP: 46571
Elementary
Total Enrollment 41
Sunny Ridge School
9845 W 300 S
ZIP: 46571
Elementary
Total Enrollment 40
Sunnyside School
4950 W 500 S
ZIP: 46571
Elementary
Total Enrollment 56
Wabash Trail Amish
2770 W 700 S
ZIP: 46571
Elementary
Total Enrollment 38
Whispering Wind School
6555 S 1000 W
ZIP: 46571
Elementary
Total Enrollment 53
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