25 Tallest Buildings in the United States

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  • Post last modified:October 9, 2021

The United States is a developed nation with modern buildings, with higher and more modern structures in the United States cities. High-rise buildings may be found in many cities, with the majority of them being used for offices and hotels. Over a hundred structures stood over 400 feet tall, many of which were built decades before. As a developed country, America was able to construct the world’s highest structures using its own technology.

With a height of 1,776 feet and 104 stories, the ‘One World Trade Centre’ is the tallest skyscraper in the United States of America. It was completed in 2013 and is mostly used for office purposes. With a height of 1,451 feet and 110 stories, Chicago’s “Wills Tower” is the second-highest building in the world. It was built in 1974 and stands at a height of 1,451 feet.

Image by Michael Schüller from Pixabay

RankBuildings NameCityHeight (ft)FloorsYearPrimary Purpose
1One World Trade CenterNew York City17761042013Office
2Willis TowerChicago14511101974Office
3Bank of America PlazaAtlanta1023551992Office
4U.S. Bank TowerLos Angeles1018731989Office
5JPMorgan Chase TowerHouston1002751982Office
6Comcast CenterPhiladelphia973572008Office
7Key TowerCleveland947571991Office
8Columbia CenterSeattle932761985Office
9Bank of America Corporate CenterCharlotte871601992Office
10Devon TowerOklahoma City850502012Office
11Chase TowerIndianapolis811491990Office
12IDS CenterMinneapolis792571973Office
13John Hancock TowerBoston790601976Office
14Four Seasons Hotel & TowerMiami789702003Office/Residential/Hotel
1530 Hudson StreetJersey City781422004Office
16Renaissance CenterDetroit750701977Hotel
17RSA Battle House TowerMobile745352007Office
18Republic PlazaDenver728561984Office
19One Shell SquareNew Orleans697511972Office
20The PalazzoParadise642502008Hotel & Casino
21First National Bank TowerOmaha634452002Office
22801 Grand (The Principal Building)Des Moines630451991Office
23One Kansas City PlaceKansas City624421988Office
24AT&T BuildingNashville617331994Office
25U.S. Bank CenterMilwaukee601421973Office

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