Göteborg

Sweden

Facts

Area

44,776 km²

17,288 mi²

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

0 Completed • 1 Under Construction

Most Common Function*

Mixed-use (100%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

321

Tallest City in

the World
#

35

Tallest City in

Europe
#

2

Tallest City in

Sweden

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

Karlatornet

245 m / 804 ft

2

Gothenburg City Gate

144 m / 472 ft

3

Gothia New Tower

100 m / 328 ft

4

Crown Tower

82 m / 269 ft

5

Lilla Brommen

81.3 m / 267 ft

6

Gothia West Tower

77 m / 253 ft

7

Kromet

- m / - ft

Research

26 October 2015

A Tale of Towers and Cities: A Contextual Approach to Vertical Urbanism

While the ever increasing global interchange of capitals and ideas have created immense opportunities and growth in cities around the world, the physical manifestation of...

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Global News

25 February 2021

Gothenburg Office Tower is Set to Be Among the Highest in the Nordic Region

Gothenburg may be Sweden’s second-largest city, but with set of new skyscrapers on the way it’s soon to become its highest-profile one. Chief among them...

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Global News

04 May 2020

Sculptural Wooden Crown Proposed for Göteborg Skyline

Danish architecture studio Dorte Mandrup together with Bisgaard Landscape and Rambøll have won an international competition to design a new mixed-use project on the Banks...

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