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Welcome to Tomball ...

The city of Tomball is located on the Gulf Coast.

Tomball is primarily located in Harris County<1>. A portion of Tomball extends into Montgomery County.

The location of Tomball has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Tomball has a population of 11,684 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Tomball.

The community of Tomball is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Tomball lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Tomball: (281)<5>, (713) and (832).

The ZIP codes for Tomball: 77375, 77377<6>

Websites for Tomball ...

Official Website:   www.ci.tomball.tx.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.tomballchamber.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tomball had an population of 11,684 people. This is an increase of 8.66% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 28.55% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tomball had a population of 10,753 people. This makes Tomball the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Tomball represents 0.04% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 209th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,753 people, the population of Tomball increased 18.31% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 9,089 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Tomball.

Communities near Tomball ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Tomball.

  • Conroe [Montgomery County]
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    • Conroe [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northeast of Tomball
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 96,214 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conroe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conroe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conroe<8>
  • Jersey Village [Harris County]
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    • Jersey Village [Harris County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the south of Tomball
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,767 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jersey Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey Village
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jersey Village<8>
  • Waller [Waller County]
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    • Waller [Waller County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the west of Tomball
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,572 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waller
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waller<8>
  • Oak Ridge North [Montgomery County]
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    • Oak Ridge North [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the east of Tomball
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,159 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Ridge North have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Ridge North
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Ridge North<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shenandoah [Montgomery County]
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      • Shenandoah [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the northeast of Tomball
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,101 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shenandoah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shenandoah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shenandoah<8>
    • Magnolia [Montgomery County]
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      • Magnolia [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Tomball
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,224 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magnolia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magnolia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Magnolia<8>
    • Chateau Woods [Montgomery County]
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      • Chateau Woods [Montgomery County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the northeast of Tomball
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chateau Woods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stagecoach [Montgomery County]
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      • Stagecoach [Montgomery County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Tomball
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stagecoach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stagecoach
    • Bear Creek Village [Harris County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bear Creek Village
      • Bear Creek Village [Harris County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the south of Tomball
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 500 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Creek Village
    • Woodloch [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodloch
      • Woodloch [Montgomery County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the northeast of Tomball
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 207 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodloch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodloch

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Tomball. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tomball.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Tomball. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Tomball.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tomball. See our Newspapers Page for Tomball.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tomball ...

Looking for more information about Tomball? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Tomball, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Tomball.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Tomball: www.ci.tomball.tx.us/

The official website for Harris County: www.co.harris.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Harris, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tomball.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tomball - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Tomball, area code (281, 832) is an overlay.
<6>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Tomball). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tomball or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tomball) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Tomball. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TomballOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tomball. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0966, Longitude: -95.6190       In this case, the coordinates for Tomball have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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