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Frequently Asked Questions

When were prices and availability in Tomball, TX last updated?

Prices and availability in Tomball, TX were last updated on 20 May 2022.

What are the best apartments in Tomball, TX?

The best apartments in Tomball, TX are: The Preserve at Spring Creek, 10047 ARCADIAN SPRING LANE TOMBALL, TX 77375, 15618 Ten Oaks Drive Tomball, TX 77377, 23702 Blue River Birch Ln, Tomball, TX 77375, USA and 8118 Amurwood Drive.

What is the average rent in Tomball, TX?

The average rent in Tomball, TX is $1,350. Start your search for apartments in Tomball, TX now.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Tomball, TX?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Tomball, TX is between $1,311 and $2,978. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Tomball, TX now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Tomball, TX?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Tomball, TX is between $1,727 and $4,097. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Tomball, TX.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Tomball, TX?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Tomball, TX is between $1,311 and $4,097. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Tomball, TX.

Living in Tomball, TX

Tomball is a small Texas town that’s also a suburb of Houston, which is located about 35 miles away. Tomball renters have access to a rich history surrounding the oil and natural gas business that helped created the town. Despite its proximity to Houston, Tomball retains a very small-town feel that’s rural in nature. It was named after Thomas Henry Ball, who was a local congressman back in 1907. The weather in Tomball is humid and hot in the summer, but temperate for the rest of the seasons. Winters here are short and cold, without any snow, while summers are long, humid and extremely hot. The city gets about 175 rain days per year, The wettest month is May, when rain falls for 15 days on average.

Tomball, TX Demographics

  • Total Population11,689
  • Female 5,409
    Male 6,280
  • Median Age38

Tomball, TX has a population of 11,689 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 6,280 of Tomball’s residents are women and 5,409 are men. The median age of those who live in Tomball, TX is 38.

Average Rent in Tomball, TX

  • Tomball, TX Average Rental Price, April 2022 $1,350 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Tomball, TX is $1,350.

Tomball, TX Apartment Rent Ranges

About 22% of apartment rents in Tomball, TX range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 4% of apartments. Around 65% of Tomball’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 10% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Tomball, TX Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Apr / 2022
Tomball, TX $1,169 $1,177 $1,186 $1,183 $1,182 $1,162 $1,170 $1,219 $1,307 $1,350
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

Compared to the national average rent of $1,628, the average rent in Tomball, TX is $1,350.

Shopping in Tomball, TX

Tomball has a large shopping scene catering to all budgets. The Tomball Marketplace is located right off of Highway 249 that runs through the city. It features shops like Kohl’s, Ross and Marshalls, for discount shopping of home goods and clothing. Tomball Towne Center is another outdoor shopping mall with a Kroger grocery store and proximity to a Target and a Lowe’s Home Improvement. For an indoor mall experience, renters head to The Woodlands, which is about 23 minutes away by car via Texas State Highway 99. The Woodlands Mall has anchor department stores like Macy’s, Dillard’s and Nordstrom, as well as an extensive food court of fast-casual and sit-down restaurants.

Transportation in Tomball, TX

Tomball is not very walkable, so most renters use their cars to get around and run most errands. For renters who prefer public transportation, the Transit Authority of Harris County runs a bus route that goes along Main Street or down State Highway 249. That highway is also called the Tomball Parkway and goes north to south. In addition, taxis, car rental and ridesharing services are also available in the area for renters who favor convenience. For domestic and international travel, the closest airport to Tomball is the George Bush Intercontinental Airport, which is a 30-minute drive southeast. it’s only a 32-minute drive to George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston. There is also a small regional airport in Tomball that’s called the David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.

Tomball, TX Households

  • Total Number of Households4,369
  • Family 2,672
    Non-family 1,697
  • Children 1,503
    No Children 2,866
  • Average People Per Household2.57
  • Median Household Income$59,164
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,115

According to U.S. Census data, there are 4,369 households in Tomball, TX. 2,672 are family households and 1,697 are non-family households. There are 1,503 households with children in Tomball and 2,866 households without children. On average, about 2.57 people live in a household in Tomball, TX. The median income of a Tomball household living in Tomball is $59,164 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,115.

Tomball, TX Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Tomball, TX is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 35% completed some high school, 27% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 18% have a Bachelor Degree, and 7% have a Graduate Degree.

Renting in Tomball, TX

There are slightly more renters in Tomball than people who own their homes. In fact, the highly rated Tomball Independent School District make Tomball a great renting spot for families raising children. For renters who work in downtown Houston, the commute back to an apartment should only take a little over a half-hour. Three of the best neighborhoods to rent in Tomball are the Albury Trail Estates, Creekside Park and Inverness Estates. In addition, Tomball renters enjoy having access to plenty of local parks such as Jerry Matheson Park or Juergens Park. Neighbors give off a friendly and caring vibe that goes along well with the city motto of “the Hometown with a Heart.”

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