The Empire stores of New York City are actually state owned. The Empire stores in New York City are adjacent to an also state owned, state park. Both of these structures are considered New York landmarks.
The Empire State building is located in the Empire State... that is, New York. Specifically, it's in New York, New York. It's 1250 feet tall. The building in Chicago that you're probably thinking of is the Sears Tower (which is… Full Answer