tallest building in Houston has been held by eleven high-rises. "Miami (completed / under construction / topped out 150m. 5, the, williams Tower, completed in 1982 and rising 901 feet (275 m is the third-tallest building in Houston. A b "Williams Tower". Retrieved July 25, 2017. Retrieved July 28, 2017. Retrieved November 21, 2017. A b "712 Main Street". JPMorgan Chase Tower, which rises 1,002 feet (305 m). "New York City (completed / under construction / topped out 150m. It also stands as the tallest building in Texas and the 16th-tallest building in the United States. "609 Main at Texas". Wells Fargo Plaza, which rises 992 feet (302 m) and was completed in 1983. A b "Houston (under construction / topped out. "Bank of America Center". Originally constructed at a height of 651 feet (198 m the building's height was extended in 1996. References edit General Specific a b "Houston (completed. Skyline of Houston (Use cursor to identify buildings). This height includes spires and architectural details but does not include antenna masts. Handbook of Texas Online.