Berlin

Germany

Facts

Population

Source: German Census

3,562,166 (2014)

Area

89,185 km²

34,434 mi²

Density

39.9 people per km²

103.4 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

0 Completed • 0 Under Construction

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

340

Tallest City in

the World
#

39

Tallest City in

Europe
#

5

Tallest City in

Germany

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

Alexander Tower

149.4 m / 490 ft

2

EDGE East Side Berlin

142 m / 466 ft

3

Park Inn Berlin Alexanderplatz

125 m / 410 ft

4

Hochhaus Treptower

125 m / 410 ft

5

Upper West

119 m / 390 ft

6

Zoofenster

118.8 m / 390 ft

7

Steglitzer Kreisel

118.5 m / 389 ft

8

Debis Tower

106 m / 348 ft

9

Bahn Tower

103 m / 338 ft

10

Europa Center

103 m / 338 ft

CTBUH People & Events

CTBUH 2021 International Conference

08-12 November 2021

CTBUH Germany Symposium: Urban Densification (Sold Out)

18 September 2019

Videos

18 October 2012

Lynn S. Beedle Lifetime Achievement Award: Archi-neering Tall

Never predictable, never simplistic, Helmut Jahn has developed a complex portfolio of iconic buildings around the world. Standout projects include the Sony Center in Berlin,...

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Research

17 October 2016

Tall Versus Old? The Role of Historic Preservation in the Context of Rapid Urban Growth

As cities aspire to become global metropolises, older low-rise structures are getting torn down to make room for new, often tall, buildings and neighborhoods. What...

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Global News

12 April 2021

Construction Progresses on Berlin Skyscrapers

Twenty-eight years ago, architect Hans Kollhoff won the urban planning competition for Alexanderplatz with the idea of building around a dozen high-rises at the square...

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