Topeka Market Data

Here you can find a breakdown of all the data we have related to Topeka. You can choose a different Kansas market using the menu at the left.

Home Price Appreciation Data

FHFA house price index – The FHFA house price index is a repeat sales index created using using the values of mortgages sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Source: Federal Housing Finance Agency

Home Sales (MLS) Statistics

Topeka area MLS statistics – Home sales statistics in the Topeka area based on sales reported by the Sunflower Association of Realtors®; includes breakdowns for existing, new and total home sales. Source: Sunflower Association of Realtors®

Labor Market Indicators

BLS non-farm employment data – Employment data based on a survey of business establishments (the Establishment Survey); official “employment” statistics come from these data. Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Current Employment Statistics program

BLS unemployment rate data – Unemployment rate data based on the Current Population Survey (household survey); data includes the size of the labor force and the working population. Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Local Area Unemployment Statistics program

New Residential Construction (Building Permits) Data

U.S. Census residential permits – Monthly permitting data compiled for the Topeka metropolitan area by the U.S. Census Bureau; includes breakdowns for all residential structure types. Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census Building Permits Survey