Facts

Population

2,122,300 (2012)

Area

2,130 km²

822 mi²

Tallest Building

First 150m+ Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

141

Tallest in

the World
#

83

Tallest in

Asia
#

1

Tallest in

Azerbaijan

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Baku Tower

276.3 m / 906 ft

2

Crescent City Office Building

210 m / 689 ft

3

SOCAR Tower

195.9 m / 643 ft

4

Flame Tower 1

181.8 m / 596 ft

5

The Crescent Place

170 m / 558 ft

6

Ministry of Taxes

168 m / 551 ft

7

The Crescent Hotel

166 m / 545 ft

8

Flame Tower 2

164.6 m / 540 ft

9

Flame Tower 3

160.8 m / 528 ft

10

SOFAZ Tower

140 m / 459 ft

CTBUH People & Events

2018 Tall Building Predictions

17 January 2018

Twisting Tall Buildings

18 August 2016

Videos

19 September 2012

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Innovative and Sustainable High-Rise Fa├žade Systems in Asia

The variety of architectural ideas, the need to save energy and the specific demands of high-rise construction, different locations, locally available construction techniques and climate...

Research

01 August 2020

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Assessment of Risk Factors to Cost and Schedule in High-Rise Building Projects

High-rise projects routinely suffer from delays and cost overruns, which can result in severe economic consequences, or even failure to complete. The lack of risk...

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07 February 2020

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New Residential Tower Under Construction in Baku

The new Raffle Tower was presented to the public as the first five-star premium residential project in Azerbaijan. The scheme was designed by Atkins, a...