Tomball’s close proximity to Houston, one of America’s fastest growing metropolitan areas, gives companies the accessibility needed to thrive. Tomball maintains the charm of a small-town, while taking advantage of the amenities within the Houston region. Due to a multitude of recently completed and ongoing transportation projects, companies can conveniently locate in Tomball’s strategic economic environment and easily travel to key points in and around Houston. Tomball’s location is truly an advantage.
State Highway 249 (The Tomball Parkway), State Highway 99 (The Grand Parkway), Interstate 45, and Beltway 8 all run directly through Tomball, or within minutes of the City. These major thoroughfares allow Tomball businesses to navigate the state and region, including quick access to Houston.
George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), less than a half hour drive from Tomball, serves as a key advantage for Tomball businesses. With more than 25 airlines and nearly 70 international destinations, IAH helps bring the world to Tomball.
Via one of the country’s busiest ports, Port Houston, Tomball companies can reach international and domestic markets by sea. Product arriving at Port Houston can be delivered to Tomball within an hour by truck.
Tomball’s location makes it possible to reach a large number of job seekers. With roughly 7 million people in the Houston-metro area, Tomball companies can effectively locate skilled employees without having to extend beyond the region. The geographic advantage helps create a diverse workforce representative of the region.