Downtown boasts the premier global address for business, from Fortune 500 companies to startups and entreprenuers. With an impressive 10 Fortune 500 headquarters located in Downtown and a total 20 total throughout Metro Houston—including Kinder Morgan, Waste Management, CenterPoint Energy and Enterprise Products Partners, just to name a few — Downtown leads Texas as the hub for HQs.
Why? From championing innovation to access to young eclectic diverse global talent to cost advantages to a vibrant lifestyle that offers a rich mix of amenities, we are not only positioned for success, we are poised for it. And so are the companies that grow and move here.
Largest Private Employers
Andrews Kurth Baker Botts Bank of America Bracewell Calpine CenterPoint Energy Chevron Corporation Deloitte Energy Transfer Partners EnerVest Enterprise Products Partners EOG Resources Ernst & Young LLP Gensler Grant Thornton Hess Corporation Hilcorp Energy Co. JP Morgan Chase & Co. KBR, Inc. Kinder Morgan KPMG Locke Lord LyondellBasell Motiva Enterprises Plains All American Pipeline PricewaterhouseCoopers Norton Rose Fulbright NRG Energy Porter Hedges Saudi Aramco Targa Resources TC Energy United Airlines Vinson & Elkins Walter P Moore Waste Management, Inc. Wells Fargo
Number of Companies in Downtown, May 2019
Fortune 500 HQs, Metro Houston
Fortune 500 HQs in Downtown
Total Employment, December 2019
Total Office Space (SF)
Class A Office Space (SF)
LEED or Energy Star Office Space
LEED Office Buildings & Projects