List of cities with the most high-rise buildings

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1. Moscow
7. Seoul
8. Tokyo
11.Tehran
12. Toronto
15. London
16.Mumbai
19. Kiev
20.Dhaka


This is a list of cities with the most high-rise buildings.A A high-rise is defined as a structure at least 35 metres (115 ft) or 12 stories tall.[2] Cities with 100 or more high-rise buildings are listed here.

List of cities[edit]

Rank
City Country Number of highrises Population
1 Moscow  Russia 10,905[3] 11,503,501[4]
2 Hong Kong  Hong Kong 7,740[3] 7,061,200[5]
3 New York City  United States 6,053[3] 8,336,697[6]
4 São Paulo  Brazil 5,734[3] 11,316,149[7]
5 Singapore  Singapore 4,560[3] 5,312,400[1]
6 Caracas  Venezuela 3,864[8] 5,962,259
7 Seoul  South Korea 3,023[3] 10,581,728[9]
8 TokyoC  Japan 2,770[3] 8,967,665[10]C
9 Rio de Janeiro  Brazil 2,580[3] 6,161,047[11]
10 St. Petersburg  Russia 2,455[3] 4,879,566[3]
11 Istanbul  Turkey 2,312[3] 11,372,613[12]
12 Tehran  Iran 2,203 15,828,365
13 Toronto  Canada 1,981[3] 2,615,060[13]
14 Kiev  Ukraine 1,888 2,819,566
15 Buenos Aires  Argentina 1,711[3] 2,891,082[14]
16 LondonD  United Kingdom 1,588[3] 8,173,194[15]D
17 Mumbai  India 1,596[3] 20,748,395[16]
18 Belo Horizonte  Brazil 1,770 2,594,968
19 Dhaka  Bangladesh 1,521 15,000,000
20 Osaka  Japan 1,490[3] 2,871,680[17]
21 Mexico City  Mexico 1,525[18] 8,864,370[18]
22 Dubai  United Arab Emirates 684[3] 2,104,895[19]
23 Delhi  India 1,347 21,753,486
24 Madrid  Spain 1,198[3] 3,265,038[20]
25 Chicago  United States 1,158[3] 2,714,856[21]
26 Karachi  Pakistan 1,142 22,000,000
27 Minsk  Belarus 1121 1,830,700
28 Recife  Brazil 1,108[3] 1,555,039[22]
29 Santiago  Chile 1,102[3] 5,428,590[23]
30 Shanghai  China >1,100[3] 18,885,000[3]
31 Yekaterinburg  Russia 1033 1,323,000
32 Campinas  Brazil 938[3] 1,039,297[24]
33 Beijing  China 921[3] 7,746,519[25]
34 Bangkok  Thailand 913[3] 6,653,987[26]
35 Sydney  Australia 858[3] 4,627,345[27]
36 Curitiba  Brazil 861[3] 1,797,408[28]
37 Manila  Philippines 778 11,553,427
38 Isfahan  Iran 739 1,908,968
39 Krasnodar  Russia 694 744,995
40 Paris  France 687[3] 2,234,105[29]
41 Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia 608[3] 1,627,172[30]
42 Porto Alegre  Brazil 674 1,420,667
43 Jakarta  Indonesia 674 9,898,978
44 Vancouver  Canada 667[3] 603,502[31]
45 Mashhad  Iran 635 3,069,941
46 Sofia  Bulgaria 631 1,404,458
47 Chittagong  Bangladesh 130 6,500,000
48 Kolkata  India 327 9,811,265
49 Karaj  Iran 622 1,967,005
50 Los Angeles  United States 512[3] 3,857,799[32]
51 Houston  United States 367[3] 2,160,821[33]
52 Macau  China 572[3] 546,200[34]
53 Tabriz  Iran 563 2,276,880
54 Melbourne  Australia 577[3] 4,169,103[35]
55 Chongqing  China 551[3] 6,300,000[36]
56 Kharkiv  Ukraine 522 1,461,000
57 Guangzhou  China 528[3] 6,560,500[37]
58 Novosibirsk  Russia 518 1,425,508
59 Wuhan  China 489[3] 6,434,373[38]
60 Montreal  Canada 487[3] 1,717,767[39]
61 Barcelona  Spain 463 1,615,908
62 Bangalore  India 262 4,292,223
63 Honolulu  United States 441[3] 345,610[40]
64 San Francisco  United States 423[3] 825,863[41]
65 Ankara  Turkey 440[3] 4,338,620[42]
66 Lima  Perú 400 8,700,000
67 Hyderabad  india 310 3,429,471
68 Benidorm  Spain 390 67,627
69 Shenzhen  China 357 1,245,000
70 Ottawa  Canada 351 883,391
71 Rotterdam  Netherlands 349 616,248
72 Busan  South Korea 348[3] 3,614,950[43]
74 Bogotá  Colombia 346 6,776,009
75 Philadelphia  United States 330 1,449,634
76 Washington  United States 330 588,292
77 Berlin  Germany 326 3,429,300
78 Bilbao  Spain 302 354,145
79 Santo Domingo  Dominican Republic 300 2,552,398
80 Málaga  Spain 298 576,725
81 Miami  United States 305[3] 424,662[44]
82 Valencia  Spain 292 810,064
83 Tianjin  China 304[3] 6,825,105[45]
84 Brisbane  Australia 258[3] 2,146,577[46]
85 Frankfurt  Germany 285[3] 691,518[47]
86 Gold Coast City  Australia 290[3] 527,828[48]
87 Calgary  Canada 276[3] 1,096,833[49]
126 Mississauga  Canada 253[3] 713,443[50]
88 San Juan  Puerto Rico 252 434,374
89 Dallas  United States 246 1,266,372
90 Edmonton  Canada 244 812,201
91 Boston  United States 237 608,352
91 Atlanta  United States 234[3] 420,003[51]
92 Arlington  United States 232 204,568
94 Valencia  Venezuela 229 2,222,549
95 Yokohama  Japan 219[3] 3,697,894[52]
96 Seattle  United States 222 594,210
97 Lahore  Pakistan 220 10,500,000
97 Brussels  Belgium 208 1,134,638
98 Auckland  New Zealand 205 1,377,200
99 Denver  United States 204 588,349
101 Milan  Italy 196 4,216,268
102 Glasgow  United Kingdom 192 662 954
103 Minneapolis  United States 192 377,392
113 Taipei  Taiwan 172[3] 2,618,772[53]
104 Detroit  United States 170 916,952
105 Birmingham  United Kingdom 166 965 928
106 Burnaby  Canada 164 223,218
107 Baltimore  United States 159 640,150
108 Pittsburgh  United States 151 311,218
109 Miami Beach  United States 150 87,925
110 St. Louis  United States 150 355,663
111 San Diego  United States 149 1,266,731
111 Suzhou  China 149[3] 1,500,000[54]
112 Perth  Australia 145 1,602,559
113 Manchester  United Kingdom 138 2,030,519
114 Fort Lauderdale  United States 136 183,606
116 Adelaide  Australia 136 1,172,105
117 Las Vegas  United States 135 558,880
118 Winnipeg  Canada 132 619,544
119 Portland  United States 129 550,396
120 Cincinnati  United States 120 752,490
121 Austin  United States 119 743,074
122 Leeds  United Kingdom 118 715,000
123 London  Canada 116 470,000
124 Wellington  New Zealand 116 393,400
125 Milwaukee  United States 114 604,477
126 Nashville  United States 114 590,807
127 Kansas City  United States 112 475,830
128 Cleveland  United States 111 438,042
129 New Orleans  United States 107 288,113
129 North Sydney  Australia 107 61,802
131 Newark  United States 100 278,980

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

^A Emporis categorizes high-rises as buildings between 35 to 100 meters tall, or at least 12 floors high, whether or not its height is known. Buildings of unknown heights and 12 to 40 floors high are also categorized as high-rises.[2] High-rises are categorized by Emporis apart of skyscrapers, which are considered by Emporis to be buildings at least 100 meters tall.[55] Numbers provided in this list include both high-rises and skyscrapers (as per Emporis' definitions of).

^B Within municipality boundaries and not metropolitan area unless otherwise indicated.

^C 23 wards.

^D Greater London.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Emporis GmbH. "Singapore". 
  2. ^ a b Emporis GmbH. "High-rise definition as per Emporis". 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb Emporis GmbH. "Emporis Skyline ranking". 
  4. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Moscow". 
  5. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Hong Kong". 
  6. ^ Emporis GmbH. "NYC". 
  7. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Sao Paulo". 
  8. ^ "Caracas". 
  9. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Seoul". 
  10. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Tokyo". 
  11. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Rio de Janeiro". 
  12. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Istanbul". 
  13. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Toronto". 
  14. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Buenos Aires". 
  15. ^ Emporis GmbH. "London". 
  16. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Mumbai". 
  17. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Osaka". 
  18. ^ a b Emporis GmbH. "Mexico City". 
  19. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Dubai". 
  20. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Madrid". 
  21. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Chicago". 
  22. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Recife". 
  23. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Santiago, Chile". 
  24. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Campinas". 
  25. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Beijing". 
  26. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Bangkok". 
  27. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Sydney". 
  28. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Curitiba". 
  29. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Paris". 
  30. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Kuala Lumpur". 
  31. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Vancouver". 
  32. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Los Angeles". 
  33. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Houston". 
  34. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Macau". 
  35. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Melbourne". 
  36. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Chongqing". 
  37. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Guangzhou". 
  38. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Wuhan". 
  39. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Montreal". 
  40. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Honolulu". 
  41. ^ Emporis GmbH. "San Francisco". 
  42. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Ankara". 
  43. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Busan". 
  44. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Miami". 
  45. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Tianjin". 
  46. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Brisbane". 
  47. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Frankfurt". 
  48. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Gold Coast City". 
  49. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Calgary". 
  50. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Mississauga". 
  51. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Atlanta". 
  52. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Yokohama". 
  53. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Taipei". 
  54. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Suzhou". 
  55. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Skyscraper definition as per Emporis". 

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