Austin

United States

Facts

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#
125

Tallest City in

the World

#
22

Tallest City in

North America
#
17

Tallest City in

United States

Buildings

RANK
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height
1 Waterline
311.2 m / 1,021  ft
2 Sixth & Guadalupe
266.7 m / 875  ft
3 The Republic
216.4 m / 710  ft
4 The Independent
211.4 m / 694  ft
5 The Austonian
208.2 m / 683  ft
6 ATX Tower
205.7 m / 675  ft
7 415 Colorado Street
193.1 m / 633  ft
8 Fairmont Austin
180 m / 591  ft
9 360 Condominiums
177.1 m / 581  ft
10 Block 185
175.9 m / 577  ft

CTBUH People & Events

CTBUH Seismic Working Group Workshop

30 Apr-02 May 2009

Videos

23 May 2022

Lessons Learned from USA Steel Timber Projects

An overview of a dozen steel-timber hybrid projects completed in the USA, presenting some of the driving factors that led to adopting the configuration, including...

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Global News

22 January 2024

35-Story Building Planned for Austin

An application filed with the city in early January shows that a developer plans to build a 35-story high-rise, Luminary, with almost 300 luxury condominiums...

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Global News

25 April 2023

Austin Tower Reduced in Height

Austin's Wilson Tower was first proposed in November 2022 and was originally planned to reach 1,035 feet in height, which would make it among the...

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