Tallest Buildings In The United States

Tallest Buildings In The United States

Here are the Tallest Buildings in The United States.

10. Bank of America Tower

  • Architectural Height: 365.8 m (1,200 ft)
  • Architect: COOKFOX Architects
  • Floor Count: 55
  • Cost: USD $1 billion
  • Floor Area: 2,099,985 sq ft (195,095.0 m sq)

The Bank of America Tower is a 1,200 ft (365.8 m) skyscraper in the Midtown area of Manhattan in New York City. It is located at One Bryant Park, on Sixth Avenue between 42nd and 43rd Streets diagonally opposite Bryant Park. The USD $1 billion projects was designed by COOKFOX Architects. Work on the Bank of America Tower started in 2004 and it was completed in 2009.

09. Empire State Building

  • Architectural Height: 381.0 m (1,250 ft)
  • Architect: Shreve, Lamb, and Harmon
  • Floor Count: 102
  • Cost: USD $555 Million
  • Floor Area: 2,248,355 sq ft (208,879 m sq)

The Empire State Building is a 102-story Art Deco skyscraper in Midtown Manhattan in New York City. It was designed by Shreve, Lamb & Harmon and built from 1930 to 1931. Its name is derived from “Empire State”, the nickname of the state of New York. The building has a roof height of 1,250 feet (380 m) and stands a total of 1,454 feet (443.2 m) tall, including its antenna.

08. 30 Hudson Yards

  • Architectural Height: 395 m (1,296 ft)
  • Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
  • Floor Count: 101
  • Cost: USD $510 Million
  • Floor Area: 2,600,000 sq ft (240,000 m sq)

30 Hudson Yards is a super-tall skyscraper in the West Side area of Manhattan. Located near Hell’s Kitchen, Chelsea, and the Penn Station area, the building is part of the Hudson Yards Redevelopment Project, a plan to redevelop the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s West Side Yard. The building has a triangular observation deck jutting out from the 101st floor. This observation deck, at 1,100 feet, opened in March 2020 and is the second-highest outdoor observation deck in the Western Hemisphere, after Toronto’s CN Tower.

07. Trump International Hotel and Tower

  • Architectural Height: 423.2 m (1,388 ft)
  • Architect: Adrian Smith
  • Floor Count: 98
  • Cost: USD $847 Million
  • Floor Area: 2.6 million sq ft (240,000 m sq)

The Trump International Hotel and Tower is a skyscraper condo-hotel in downtown Chicago, Illinois. The building, named for businessman and later U.S. president Donald Trump, was designed by architect Adrian Smith of Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill. Bovis Lend Lease built the 98-story structure, which reaches a height of 1,388 feet (423.2 m) including its spire, its roof topping out at 1,171 feet (357 m).

06. 432 Park Avenue

  • Architectural Height: 425.5 m (1,396 ft)
  • Architect: Rafael Viñoly
  • Floor Count: 85
  • Cost: USD $1.25 Billion
  • Floor Area: 412,637 sq ft (38,335 m sq)
432 Park Avenue

432 Park Avenue is a residential skyscraper at 57th Street and Park Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, New York, overlooking Central Park. The 1,396-foot-tall (425.5 m) tower was developed by CIM Group and Harry B. Macklowe and designed by Rafael Viñoly. It features 125 condominiums as well as amenities such as a private restaurant for residents. 432 Park Avenue sits on Billionaires’ Row and has some of the most expensive residences in the city, with the median unit selling for tens of millions of dollars.

05. One Vanderbilt

  • Architectural Height: 427 m (1,401 ft)
  • Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
  • Floor Count: 67
  • Cost: USD $3.31 Billion
  • City: New York City
  • Year: 2020


One Vanderbilt is a 67-floor supertall skyscraper under construction at the corner of 42nd Street and Vanderbilt Avenue in midtown Manhattan, New York City. Proposed by New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and developer SL Green Realty as part of a planned Midtown East rezoning, the tower stands immediately to the west of Grand Central Terminal. Tallest Buildings in The United States.

04. 111 West 57th Street

  • Architectural Height: 435 m (1,428 ft)
  • Architect: SHoP Architects
  • Floor Count: 84
  • Cost: USD $2.0 Billion
  • City: New York City
  • Year: 2021
111 West 57th Street

111 West 57th Street is an 84 story supertall residential skyscraper at 57th Street in Midtown Manhattan, New York, overlooking Central Park. It is also known as the Steinway Tower. The tower is designed by SHoP Architects and interiors were designed by Studio Sofield. Its construction started in 2014 and was fully completed in 2020. The construction cost of 111 West 57th Street is USD $2.0 Billion and was opened in 2020. The tower is developed by the JDS Development Group.

03. Willis Tower

  • Architectural Height: 442 m (1,450 ft)
  • Architect: Skidmore, Owings and Merrill
  • Floor Count: 108
  • Cost: USD $2.0 Billion
  • City: Chicago
  • Year: 1974
Willis Tower

The Willis Tower is a 110-story,1,450-foot (442.1 m) skyscraper in Chicago, Illinois. At completion in 1973, it surpassed the World Trade Center in New York City to become the tallest building in the world, a title that it held for nearly 25 years; it was also the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere for 41 years until the new One World Trade Center surpassed it in 2014. While it held the title of “Tallest Office Building” until 2014, it lost the title of “Tallest Man-Made Structure” after only 3 years. The CN Tower in Toronto, which serves as a communications tower, took over the title in 1976.

02. Central Park Tower

  • Architectural Height: 472 m (1,550 ft)
  • Architect: Adrian Smith
  • Floor Count: 98
  • Cost: USD $3.0 Billion
  • City: New York City
  • Year: 2020
central park tower

Central Park Tower, also known as the Nordstrom Tower, is a residential supertall skyscraper being developed by Extell Development Company and Shanghai Municipal Investment Group along Billionaires’ Row on 57th Street in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. Designed by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, the building rises 1,550 feet (472 m) and is the second-tallest skyscraper in the United States and the Western Hemisphere, the 15th tallest building in the world, the tallest residential building in the world.

01. One World Trade Center

  • Architectural Height: 541.3 m (1,776 ft)
  • Architect: David Childs
  • Floor Count: 104
  • Cost: USD $3.9 Billion
  • City: New York City
  • Year: 2014
One World Trade Center

One World Trade Center is the tallest skyscraper in the United States at 285 Fulton Street, Manhattan, New York City. It is a rebuilt World Trade Center complex. The tower is designed by David Childs. Its construction started in 2006 and was fully completed in 2013. The construction cost of One World Trade Center is USD $3.9 Billion and was opened on November 03, 2014. The tower developer is the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

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