Facts

Population

80,585,700 (2013)

Area

357,168 km²

137,903 mi²

Density

225.6 people per km²

584.4 people per mi²

GDP

$3.75 trillion (2014)

# of 150m+ buildings

21 Completed • 4 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Average Building Age

32 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (60%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (70%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

26

Tallest Country in

the World

#

5

Tallest Country in

Europe

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

Commerzbank Tower

259 m / 850 ft

2

MesseTurm

256.5 m / 842 ft

3

Elbtower

245 m / 804 ft

4

FOUR Frankfurt 1

233 m / 764 ft

5

Westendstrasse 1

208 m / 682 ft

6

Main Tower

200 m / 656 ft

7

Tower 185

200 m / 656 ft

8

ONE

190.9 m / 626 ft

9

OMNITURM

189.9 m / 623 ft

10

Trianon

186 m / 610 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Roland Bechmann

Country Representative

Roland Bechmann

Werner Sobek AG

CTBUH Germany Presents: The Future City - Highrises and Sustainability

11 October 2022

CTBUH 2021 International Conference

08-12 November 2021

Research

15 December 2021

Reducing the Carbon Emissions of High-Rise Structures from the Very Beginning

Minimizing carbon emissions and reducing resource consumption in commercial high-rise buildings is an essential component of the building industry reducing its overall footprint. A concise...

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Global News

06 September 2022

Office Tower Design Proposed with Renewable Energy Methods in Frankfurt

UNStudio unveils its design proposal for NION, a state-of-the-art, 45,000 square-meter office tower in Frankfurt. The project would be integrated with resource-saving technology and shaped...

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Global News

16 February 2022

High-Rise Building on Bonn Campus Completed

On Thursday, 10 February, 2022, the Federal Office for Building and Regional Planning (BBR) handed over the newly completed  “Kleiner Eugen” (“Little Eugene”) building on...

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