Detroit

United States

Facts

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

8 Completed • 1 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (78%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (71%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

114

Tallest City in

the World
#

21

Tallest City in

North America
#

17

Tallest City in

United States

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

Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center

221.5 m / 727 ft

2

Hudsons Tower

207.3 m / 680 ft

3

One Detroit Center

188.7 m / 619 ft

4

Penobscot Building

173.3 m / 568 ft

5

Renaissance Center 100 Tower

155 m / 509 ft

6

Renaissance Center 200 Tower

155 m / 509 ft

7

Renaissance Center 300 Tower

155 m / 509 ft

8

Renaissance Center 400 Tower

155 m / 509 ft

9

Guardian Building

151 m / 496 ft

10

Book Tower

144.8 m / 475 ft

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24 February 2017

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