Topeka is a town in Clearspring and Eden townships, LaGrange County, Indiana. Topeka is located approximately 11 miles south of Shipshewana, Indiana. Topeka is home to Faron Yoder, the star of the Rumspringa documentary made in 2002 entitled "Devil's Playground". Topeka was likely so named because the landscape reminded settlers of Topeka, Kansas.
You shouldn't be surprised to meet your next door neighbor riding their bike to work since Topeka has one of the most active biking communities in the area.
Topeka is home to lots of married couples, making it an ideal place for those looking to raise a family.
Home prices are on the slide in Topeka, and average listing price decreased 13.8 percent last year. Nonetheless, home values stood at $66,128 this year. During the same period, inventory is noticeably increasing in this town year-over-year, with a 25 percent increase in for-sale listings last year alone.