Portland

United States

Facts

Population

Source: United States Census Bureau

640,000 (2016)

Area

376 km²

145 mi²

Density

1702.1 people per km²

4408.5 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

4 Completed • 0 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (50%)

Most Common Material*

Steel (50%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

141

Tallest City in

the World
#

29

Tallest City in

North America
#

22

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

Wells Fargo Center

166.4 m / 546 ft

2

Park Avenue West

163.7 m / 537 ft

3

U.S. Bancorp Tower

163.4 m / 536 ft

4

KOIN Center

155.2 m / 509 ft

5

Pacwest Center

127.4 m / 418 ft

6

Fox Tower

113.4 m / 372 ft

7

Standard Insurance Center

111.9 m / 367 ft

8

Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building

110 m / 361 ft

9

Cosmopolitan on the Park

103.6 m / 340 ft

10

The John Ross Tower

99.1 m / 325 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Tall Timber: A Global Audit

26 June 2017

International Mass Timber Conference

28-30 March 2017

Videos

30 October 2017

Framework: The Tallest All-Timber Building in the Americas

This presentation introduced Framework, winner of the U.S. Tall Wood Building Prize Competition and slated to become the first wood high-rise in the U.S., and...

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Research

01 March 2020

Mass Timber: The New Sustainable Choice for Tall Buildings

Professionals who work in the realm of tall building design and construction are well aware that high-rises are the best solution for accommodating growing urban...

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Global News

19 June 2019

Portland Building Renovation Could Kill its Historic Status

An audit by the City of Portland, Oregon, has found that the DLR Group’s renovation of the Michael Graves–designed Portland Building is over budget and,...

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