Mexico City

Mexico

Facts

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

24 Completed • 7 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (48%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (54%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

49

Tallest City in

the World
#

8

Tallest City in

North America
#

1

Tallest City in

Mexico

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

Torre Santander

316 m / 1,037 ft

2

Torre Mitikah

267.3 m / 877 ft

3

Torre Reforma

246 m / 807 ft

4

Chapultepec Uno R-509

240.5 m / 789 ft

5

Torre BBVA

234.9 m / 771 ft

6

Torre Mayor

225 m / 738 ft

7

Torre Ejecutiva Pemex

211.3 m / 693 ft

8

Downtown & Be Grand Reforma

199 m / 653 ft

9

The University Tower

196.6 m / 645 ft

10

Torre Paradox

196.2 m / 644 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Mexico City: Tall Buildings and Third Party Sustainability

08 November 2018

CTBUH Names Tall Building Award Winners and Finalists

22 June 2016

Videos

03 November 2016

Vernacular Architecture in the Context of Mexico’s Tallest Building: Torre Reforma

Structural integrity, inventive design, and a nod to heritage converge to form the underpinnings of Torre Reforma’s unequivocal appearance. The tower’s composition rejects traditional notions...

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Research

01 February 2017

Case Study: Torre Reforma, Mexico City

Torre Reforma is not only the tallest building in Mexico City, but is also representative of innovation and leadership in the high-rise building industry, which...

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Global News

08 March 2019

First Tower in Mexico City’s Mitikah Project to Open in 2019

The first office tower of the Mítikah project will enter into operation this year. Real estate investment firm, Fibra Uno will execute capital investments between...

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