France

Europe

Facts

Population

65,447,374

Area

551,500 km²

212,934 mi²

Density

118.7 people per km²

307.4 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

23 Completed • 3 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Average Building Age

24 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (92%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (88%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

23

Tallest Country in

the World

#

4

Tallest Country in

Europe

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Tour First

231 m / 758 ft

2

HEKLA

220 m / 722 ft

3

Tour Incity

200 m / 656 ft

4

Tour Majunga

194 m / 636 ft

5

Tour T1

185 m / 607 ft

6

Tour Granite

183 m / 600 ft

7

Tours DUO 1

180 m / 591 ft

8

Tour Saint-Gobain

180 m / 590 ft

9

Tour Total Coupole

179 m / 587 ft

10

Tour Areva

178 m / 584 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Edward Woods

Edward Woods

Bouygues Immobilier

Tall Timber: A Global Audit

26 June 2017

Executive Director’s Europe Trip Paves Way For Research Projects

19-23 January 2015

Videos

04 March 2021

CTBUH Florida Chapter: Timber on the Rise, from Paris to Miami

The CTBUH Florida Chapter reviews a case study on the Bruneseau Seine Tower in Paris and the current state of research in wood construction in...

Research

11 October 2019

CTBUH France Chapter Secretary: Ariane Dienstag

Ariane Dienstag, founder, Ariane Dienstag SAS, is the CTBUH France Chapter Secretary, based in Paris, where she has played a strong role in increasing participation...

Global News

31 March 2021

Affordable Housing Development to Receive Funding in Paris Suburbs

The National Housing Agency (Anah) will release €44.5 million to be used for emergency work on the Grigny 2 condominium (Essonne), which is home to...