Houston

United States

Facts

Population

Source: US Census

2,195,914 (2014)

Area

628 km² • 242 mi²

Density

3,496.7 people per km²

9,056.4 people per mi²

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#
43

Tallest City in

the World

#
5

Tallest City in

North America
#
4

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
1 600 Travis Street
305.4 m / 1,002  ft
2 1000 Louisiana
302.4 m / 992  ft
3 Williams Tower
274.6 m / 901  ft
4 TC Energy Center
237.8 m / 780  ft
5 Heritage Plaza
232.3 m / 762  ft
6 Enterprise Plaza
230.4 m / 756  ft
7 609 Main at Texas
230.1 m / 755  ft
8 Centerpoint Energy Plaza
225.9 m / 741  ft
9 Texas Tower
224 m / 735  ft
10 1600 Smith Street
223.1 m / 732  ft

CTBUH People & Events

BG Group Place Chosen as Featured Building

15 March 2013

Videos

24 May 2022

The AISC Design Guide To Hybrid Steel Frames With Wood Floors

Arup has collaborated with the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) to develop an upcoming Design Guide to support the use of hybrid steel frames...

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Research

28 April 2016

Challenges and Opportunities in Vertical Healthcare Design

Vertical healthcare design is an emerging field with its own particular set of benefits and challenges. This building type will become more desirable and popular,...

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Global News

27 September 2022

Cosmeceuticals Company Relocates Headquarters from California to Houston

The Howard Hughes Corporation has announced that Obagi Cosmeceuticals LLC is relocating its corporate headquarters from California to The Woodlands®, Texas, adding to the now...

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