Tomball, Texas Population 2022

12,659
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Tomball is a city located in Harris County Texas. Tomball has a 2020 population of 12,659. Tomball is currently growing at a rate of 1.27% annually and its population has increased by 2.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,341 in 2010.

The average household income in Tomball is $80,875 with a poverty rate of 10.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,027 per month, and the median house value is $200,800. The median age in Tomball is 38 years, 36.6 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.

Tomball Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Tomballwas:

  • White: 87.02%
  • Black or African American: 7.69%
  • Two or more races: 2.75%
  • Other race: 1.69%
  • Asian: 0.80%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Tomball, Texas is 12,659 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 12,341.

Tomball, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,17287.02%
Black or African American8997.69%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.05%
Asian930.80%
Some Other Race1981.69%
Two or More Races3212.75%
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Tomball Population by Race

Tomball Population Pyramid 2022

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Tomball Median Age

36.9


Total

34.2


Male

41.2


Female

Tomball Adults

There are 8,996 adults, (2,193 of whom are seniors) in Tomball.

Tomball Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Tomball Sex Ratio

Female

6,103

52.21%

Male

5,586

47.79%

Tomball Population by Age

Tomball Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tomball Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male76.2%23.8%
Married72.9%27.1%
All45.6%54.4%
Non Family22.9%77.1%
Female20.9%79.1%

45.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tomball Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,5162.4945.6
Married2,0123.572.9
Male632.5676.2
Female6033.3620.9
Non Family1,8381.0922.9

3.34

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Tomball Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3694.65%
9th to 12th Grade4665.88%
High School Graduate1,93624.42%
Some College2,09026.37%
Associates Degree85310.76%
Bachelors Degree1,49618.87%
Graduate Degree7179.05%
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Tomball Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tomball Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian909090
Black436401163
White5,8015,2851,646
Hispanic1,5561,272378
2+ Races17812614
Other Race1421399
Native American66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Tomball Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,568$63,542$31,370
Less Than 9th Grade$16,767$33,056$16,167
High School Graduate$29,286$40,375$
Some College$40,867$59,583$32,205
Bachelors Degree$73,298$82,103$
Graduate Degree$66,662$107,246$50,946

$42,568

Average Earnings

$63,542

Average Male

$31,370

Average Female

Tomball Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tomball Language by Age

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Tomball Language

81.28% of Tomball residents speak only English, while 18.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.61% of the population.

Tomball Language

Tomball Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,67540715.21%
Asian751114.67%
Black82211313.75%
Multiple3153912.38%
White7,5476698.86%
OtherNaN%

10.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.29%

Male Poverty Rate

14.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tomball

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tomball is Hispanic, with 15.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tomball is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.48%.

Tomball Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.47%
High School16.42%
Some College7.48%
Bachelors or Greater3.48%

Tomball Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.05%
Male Unemployed20.22%
Female Employed6.91%
Female Unemployed18.35%

Tomball Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tomball Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,944$77,490
Families$74,058$99,821
Married Families$99,868-
Non Families$26,548$41,242
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Income by Household Type

Tomball Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

40.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Tomball Married by Age and Sex

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Tomball Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Tomball Marital Status by Race

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Tomball Marital Status

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489

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War135
First Gulf War86
Vietnam113
Korea78
World War II17

Tomball Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3467
35 to 5458
55 to 6462
65 to 7489
75+213

Tomball Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4635.86%
Black263.82%
Hispanic251.34%

Tomball Veterans by Race

Tomball Veterans by Education

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1.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tomball Veterans by Education

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57.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Tomball Employment by Age

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Tomball Employment by Race

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Tomball Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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62.79%

Born in Tomball

92.09%

Native Born

7.91%

Foreign Born

4.43%

Non Citizen

3.48%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.09% of Tomball residents were born in the United States, with 62.79% having been born in Texas. 4.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Tomball Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19702,7340.00%
19803,9961,2623.87%
19906,3702,3744.77%
20009,0892,7193.62%
201010,7531,6641.70%
201110,9121591.48%
201211,0711591.46%
201311,2301591.44%
201411,3891591.42%
201511,5481591.40%
201611,7071591.38%
201711,8661591.36%
201812,0251591.34%
201912,1841591.32%
202012,3411571.29%
202112,5001591.29%
202212,6591591.27%

Tomball Population by Year