Penang

Malaysia

Facts

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

35 Completed • 0 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Residential (57%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

44

Tallest City in

the World
#

31

Tallest City in

Asia
#

2

Tallest City in

Malaysia

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

Menara KOMTAR

231.7 m / 760 ft

2

Arte S Tower 1

186 m / 610 ft

3

The Landmark

179 m / 587 ft

4

The Gurney Beach Resort Condominium

171 m / 561 ft

5

I-Santorini Tower C

167 m / 548 ft

6

I-Santorini Tower A

164 m / 538 ft

7

I-Santorini Tower B

164 m / 538 ft

8

Setia V Residences Tower A

164 m / 538 ft

9

The Latitude A

161 m / 528 ft

10

The Latitude B

161 m / 528 ft

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Global News

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