Toppenish has the 2711th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.5% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Toppenish is part of the Yakima metro area. Unemployment in the Yakima area is 7%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Yakima has the 215th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Toppenish is below average at $41,270, and the median cost of a home in Toppenish is $113,600, which is below the national average. 7% of workers in Toppenish hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 46% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Toppenish. 79% of Toppenish workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 12% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Toppenish spend an average of 19 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.