Tomball, Texas is the city that occupies the 77375 territory. Tomball is a city in Harris County. It is one of many cities and towns that make up the Houston metro area. Tomball is named after local politician Thomas Ball from the early 1900’s. The first settlers to the 77375 area chose it for the great weather conditions. The climate made it easier for farming and raising cattle. Tomball had a boom in population after World War II and in the 1970’s. The majority of the residential buildings were constructed in the 1970’s and after.
Tomball, TX is a sister city with Telgte, Germany. Both cities take part in foreign exchange programs with each other.
The primary roads in Tomball, TX are the FM 2920 that runs east and west and Highway 249 that runs north and south.
The 77375 community in Tomball, TX offers public and private schools. The public school district in Tomball has eight elementary schools, two junior high schools, and two high schools. Some schools offer a bilingual program. This community also offers many choices in private education for grades K-12.
Tomball Senior High School is located within the 77375 community. Go Cougars!
Lone Star College operates a campus in Tomball for post-secondary education. The closest four-year colleges are less than an hour away. In and around Houston, you will find the University of Houston, Texas A&M University, and University of St. Thomas.
Things to Do
Tomball, TX has a lively historic downtown area where you can experience the old town of Tomball. This historic neighborhood in 77375 hosts events throughout the year. Some of those events are the German Heritage Festival and German Christmas Market. The main street in Tomball also has a music venue for some lively entertainment.
Every Saturday, in the 77375 area, Tomball offers a farmer’s market for the community. The market has over 50 vendors with products that range from local produce to gourmet jams.