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
18. Kiev
19.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 11,073[3] 11,912,000[4]
2 Hong Kong  Hong Kong 7,740[3] 7,061,200[4]
3 New York City  United States 6,053[3] 8,336,697[5]
4 São Paulo  Brazil 5,734[3] 11,316,149[6]
5 Singapore  Singapore 4,560[3] 5,312,400[1]
6 Caracas  Venezuela 3,864[7] 5,962,259
7 Seoul  South Korea 3,023[3] 10,581,728[8]
8 TokyoC  Japan 2,770[3] 8,967,665[9]C
9 Rio de Janeiro  Brazil 2,580[3] 6,161,047[10]
10 St. Petersburg  Russia 2,463[3] 4,879,566[3]
11 Karachi  Pakistan 2,147[3] 18,372,613[11]
12 Istanbul  Turkey 2,312[3] 11,372,613[11]
13 Tehran  Iran 30 15,828,365
14 Toronto  Canada 2,034[3] 2,615,060[12]
15 Kiev  Ukraine 1,888 2,819,566
16 Buenos Aires  Argentina 1,711[3] 2,891,082[13]
17 LondonD  United Kingdom 1,588[3] 8,600,000[14]D
18 Mumbai  India 1,596[3] 20,748,395[15]
19 Belo Horizonte  Brazil 1,770 2,594,968
20 Osaka  Japan 1,490[3] 2,871,680[16]
21 Mexico City  Mexico 1,525[17] 8,864,370[17]
22 Dubai  United Arab Emirates 684[3] 2,104,895[18]
23 Delhi  India 1,347 21,753,486
24 Lahore  Pakistan 710[3] 11,372,613[11]
25 Madrid  Spain 1,198[3] 3,265,038[19]
26 Chicago  United States 1,158[3] 2,714,856[20]
27 ManilaE  Philippines 1,127 11,855,975E
28 Minsk  Belarus 1121 1,830,700
29 Recife  Brazil 1,108[3] 1,555,039[21]
30 Shanghai  China >1,100[3] 18,885,000[3]
31 Santiago  Chile 1,102[3] 5,428,590[22]
32 Yekaterinburg  Russia 1033 1,323,000
33 Campinas  Brazil 938[3] 1,039,297[23]
34 Beijing  China 921[3] 7,746,519[24]
35 Bangkok  Thailand 913[3] 6,653,987[25]
36 Sydney  Australia 858[3] 4,627,345[26]
37 Curitiba  Brazil 861[3] 1,797,408[27]
38 Faisalabad  Pakistan 17[3] 6,872,613[11]
39 Isfahan  Iran 1 1,908,968
40 Krasnodar  Russia 694 744,995
41 Paris  France 687[3] 2,234,105[28]
42 Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia 608[3] 1,627,172[29]
43 Porto Alegre  Brazil 674 1,420,667
44 Jakarta  Indonesia 674 9,898,978
45 Vancouver  Canada 667[3] 603,502[30]
46 Islamabad  Pakistan 216[3] 2,172,613[11]
47 Mashhad  Iran >0 3,069,941
48 Sofia  Bulgaria 631 1,404,458
49 Rawalpindi  Pakistan 30[3] 4,479,622[11]
50 Chittagong  Bangladesh >0 6,500,000
51 Kolkata  India 327 9,811,265
52 Karaj  Iran 1 1,967,005
53 Los Angeles  United States 512[3] 3,857,799[31]
54 Houston  United States 367[3] 2,160,821[32]
55 Macau  China 572[3] 546,200[33]
56 Tabriz  Iran 2 2,276,880
57 Melbourne  Australia 577[3] 4,169,103[34]
58 Chongqing  China 551[3] 6,300,000[35]
59 Kharkiv  Ukraine 522 1,461,000
60 Guangzhou  China 528[3] 6,560,500[36]
61 Novosibirsk  Russia 518 1,425,508
62 Wuhan  China 489[3] 6,434,373[37]
59 Montreal  Canada 487[3] 1,717,767[38]
60 Barcelona  Spain 463 1,615,908
12 Multan  Pakistan >15[3] 2,372,613[11]
61 Bangalore  India 262 4,292,223
62 Honolulu  United States 441[3] 345,610[39]
63 San Francisco  United States 423[3] 825,863[40]
64 Ankara  Turkey 440[3] 4,338,620[41]
65 Lima  Perú 400 8,700,000
66 Hyderabad  india 310 3,429,471
67 Benidorm  Spain 390 67,627
68 Shenzhen  China 357 1,245,000
69 Ottawa  Canada 351 883,391
70 Rotterdam  Netherlands 349 616,248
71 Busan  South Korea 348[3] 3,614,950[42]
72 Bogotá  Colombia 346 6,776,009
73 Philadelphia  United States 330 1,449,634
74 Washington  United States 330 588,292
75 Berlin  Germany 326 3,429,300
76 Bilbao  Spain 302 354,145
77 Santo Domingo  Dominican Republic 300 2,552,398
78 Málaga  Spain 298 576,725
79 Miami  United States 305[3] 424,662[43]
80 Valencia  Spain 292 810,064
81 Tianjin  China 304[3] 6,825,105[44]
82 Brisbane  Australia 258[3] 2,146,577[45]
83 Frankfurt  Germany 285[3] 691,518[46]
84 Gold Coast City  Australia 290[3] 527,828[47]
85 Calgary  Canada 276[3] 1,096,833[48]
86 Mississauga  Canada 253[3] 713,443[49]
87 San Juan  Puerto Rico 252 434,374
88 Dallas  United States 246 1,266,372
89 Edmonton  Canada 244 812,201
90 Boston  United States 237 608,352
91 Atlanta  United States 234[3] 420,003[50]
92 Arlington  United States 232 204,568
93 Valencia  Venezuela 229 2,222,549
94 Yokohama  Japan 219[3] 3,697,894[51]
95 Seattle  United States 222 594,210
97 Dhaka  Bangladesh 1,521 15,000,000
98 Brussels  Belgium 208 1,134,638
99 Auckland  New Zealand 205 1,377,200
100 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[52]
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 Zagreb  Croatia 158 792,875
109 Pittsburgh  United States 151 311,218
110 Miami Beach  United States 150 87,925
111 St. Louis  United States 150 355,663
112 San Diego  United States 149 1,266,731
113 Suzhou  China 149[3] 1,500,000[53]
114 Perth  Australia 145 1,602,559
115 Manchester  United Kingdom 138 2,030,519
116 Fort Lauderdale  United States 136 183,606
117 Adelaide  Australia 136 1,172,105
118 Las Vegas  United States 135 558,880
119 Winnipeg  Canada 132 619,544
120 Portland  United States 129 550,396
121 Cincinnati  United States 120 752,490
122 Austin  United States 119 743,074
123 Leeds  United Kingdom 118 715,000
124 London  Canada 116 470,000
125 Wellington  New Zealand 116 393,400
126 Milwaukee  United States 114 604,477
127 Nashville  United States 114 590,807
128 Kansas City  United States 112 475,830
129 Cleveland  United States 111 438,042
130 New Orleans  United States 107 288,113
130 North Sydney  Australia 107 61,802
132 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.[54] 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.

^E Metro Manila.[55][56][57][58][59][60][61][62][63][64][65][66][67][68][69][70][71]

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 bc bd be bf bg bh Emporis GmbH. "Emporis Skyline ranking". 
  4. ^ a b EmporisGmbH. /skyline-ranking "Emporis Skyline ranking". 
  5. ^ Emporis GmbH. "NYC". 
  6. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Sao Paulo". 
  7. ^ "Caracas". 
  8. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Seoul". 
  9. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Tokyo". 
  10. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Rio de Janeiro". 
  11. ^ a b c d e f g Emporis GmbH. "Istanbul". 
  12. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Toronto". 
  13. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Buenos Aires". 
  14. ^ Emporis GmbH. "London". 
  15. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Mumbai". 
  16. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Osaka". 
  17. ^ a b Emporis GmbH. "Mexico City". 
  18. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Dubai". 
  19. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Madrid". 
  20. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Chicago". 
  21. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Recife". 
  22. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Santiago, Chile". 
  23. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Campinas". 
  24. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Beijing". 
  25. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Bangkok". 
  26. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Sydney". 
  27. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Curitiba". 
  28. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Paris". 
  29. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Kuala Lumpur". 
  30. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Vancouver". 
  31. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Los Angeles". 
  32. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Houston". 
  33. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Macau". 
  34. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Melbourne". 
  35. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Chongqing". 
  36. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Guangzhou". 
  37. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Wuhan". 
  38. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Montreal". 
  39. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Honolulu". 
  40. ^ Emporis GmbH. "San Francisco". 
  41. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Ankara". 
  42. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Busan". 
  43. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Miami". 
  44. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Tianjin". 
  45. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Brisbane". 
  46. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Frankfurt". 
  47. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Gold Coast City". 
  48. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Calgary". 
  49. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Mississauga". 
  50. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Atlanta". 
  51. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Yokohama". 
  52. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Taipei". 
  53. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Suzhou". 
  54. ^ Emporis GmbH. "Skyscraper definition as per Emporis". 
  55. ^ "Caloocan". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  56. ^ "Las Piñas". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  57. ^ "Makati". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  58. ^ "Malabon". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  59. ^ "Mandaluyong". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  60. ^ "Manila". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  61. ^ "Marikina". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  62. ^ "Muntinlupa". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  63. ^ "Navotas". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  64. ^ "Parañaque". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  65. ^ "Pasay". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  66. ^ "Pasig". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  67. ^ "Pateros". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  68. ^ "Quezon City". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  69. ^ "San Juan". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  70. ^ "Taguig". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 
  71. ^ "Valenzuela". Emporis. Retrieved 22 July 2015. 

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