Des Moines, United States

Des Moines Facts

150m+ Buildings 1 Completed
Tallest Building 801 Grand (192 m)
Global Ranking #225 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #54 in North America by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #44 in USA by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building 801 Grand (1991)
Average Building Age 27 years
Most Common Function Office, 100%

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings.

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   801 Grand 1991 192 m
2   Ruan Center 1975 140 m
3   Des Moines Marriott 1981 111 m
4   Financial Center 1973 105 m
5   The Plaza 1985 104 m
6   HUB Tower 1986 99 m
7   EMC Insurance Building 1997 99 m
8   Equitable Building 1924 97 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   The Fifth 2021 138 m
2   Blackbird Tower 2019 -
  Proposed
1   801 Grand 1991 192 m
2   Ruan Center 1975 140 m
3   The Fifth 2021 138 m
4   Des Moines Marriott 1981 111 m
5   Financial Center 1973 105 m
6   The Plaza 1985 104 m
7   HUB Tower 1986 99 m
8   EMC Insurance Building 1997 99 m
9   Equitable Building 1924 97 m
10   Blackbird Tower 2019 -
  Completed   Proposed

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Global News

New Details Released for Downtown Des Moines High-Rise
14 May 2018 – A proposed skyscraper in Des Moines will feature a…

Research Papers

Reconstruction as Research: Digital Modeling of Key Postwar Skyscrapers
5 Feb 2018 – CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue I