Tomball, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,031 housing units in Tomball. This represents a 47.8% growth from 2,727 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,816 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 215 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Tomball is about 42.9%. Tomball's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.7%. Average household size is 2.44 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Tomball were built after 1984.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.20%
One Bedroom24%
Two Bedrooms33.80%
Three Bedrooms24.30%
Four Bedrooms12.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.73
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$108,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$122,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1986
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$599

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.50%
Home Equity Loan1.60%
Simple Mortgage51.80%
Debt Free43.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.3%