The water area of Topeka, KS was 1 in 2017.

Land Area

Water Area

Land area is a measurement providing the size, in square miles, of the land portions of geographic entities for which the Census Bureau tabulates and disseminates data. Area is calculated from the specific boundary recorded for each entity in the Census Bureau's geographic database. Land area is based on current information in the TIGER® data base, calculated for use with Census 2010.

Water Area figures include inland, coastal, Great Lakes, and territorial sea water. Inland water consists of any lake, reservoir, pond, or similar body of water that is recorded in the Census Bureau's geographic database. It also includes any river, creek, canal, stream, or similar feature that is recorded in that database as a two- dimensional feature (rather than as a single line). The portions of the oceans and related large embayments (such as Chesapeake Bay and Puget Sound), the Gulf of Mexico, and the Caribbean Sea that belong to the United States and its territories are classified as coastal and territorial waters; the Great Lakes are treated as a separate water entity. Rivers and bays that empty into these bodies of water are treated as inland water from the point beyond which they are narrower than 1 nautical mile across. Identification of land and inland, coastal, territorial, and Great Lakes waters is for data presentation purposes only and does not necessarily reflect their legal definitions.

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Geographic and Area Datasets Involving Topeka, KS

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    Citizen Satisfaction Survey Results Previous Years To Present

    data.kcmo.org | Last Updated 2017-12-01T19:38:50.000Z

    This data set contains citizen satisfaction survey results. The citizen survey is administered on a quarterly basis. See the report by visiting https://data.kcmo.org/dataset/2013-14-Kansas-City-Missouri-Citizen-Satisfaction-/m8hg-mhad.

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    City-Level Descriptive Statistics for GHG Inventory

    data.kcmo.org | Last Updated 2015-12-07T20:27:07.000Z

    This data set contains community statistics that were used to calculate greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) for the purposes of the 2013 GHG inventory. Data sources include US Census Bureau, Mid-America Regional Council (MARC), Jackson County Assessor Office, KCP&L electric company, Missouri Gas/Laclede gas company, Federal Highway Administration Office of Highway Policy Information Highway Statistics Series, Climate Action and Climate Protection Software notes, Kansas City Area Transit Authority (KCATA), EPA flight and large emitter website (http://ghgdata.epa.gov), City of Kansas City PUblic Words and Water Services Departments