Community spotlight: Tomball – Oiltown, USA

  • Tomball retains its historic roots while benefitting from parks, local businesses and community pride.
  • According to Altos Research, the median price of a single-family home in Tomball is $343,108.
  • There were 578 homes for sale in Tomball as of June 24.

Known as “Oiltown, USA,” Tomball gained exposure when Exxon and 20 other energy companies helped provide the Houston suburb with jobs and economic prosperity throughout the 20th century. Now, the town retains its historic roots while benefitting from parks, local businesses and community pride.