Tomball, TX

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Living in Tomball

Tomball is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 11,778 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Tomball is the 217th largest community in Texas.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Tomball is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Tomball is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tomball who work in office and administrative support (12.22%), sales jobs (10.78%), and management occupations (9.39%).

Also of interest is that Tomball has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In terms of college education, Tomball is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.14% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Tomball in 2018 was $32,639, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $130,556 for a family of four. However, Tomball contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Tomball is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Tomball home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tomball residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Tomball also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 29.47% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Tomball include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Tomball is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.