Jersey City Facts

150m+ Buildings 10 Completed2 Under Constr.
Tallest Building 30 Hudson Street (238 m)
Global Ranking #80 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #15 in North America by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #13 in USA by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building Newport Tower (1990)
Average Building Age 12 years
Most Common Function Residential, 58%
Most Common Material Concrete, 73%

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

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   99 Hudson Street 2019 271 m
2   30 Hudson Street 2004 238 m
3   Jersey City Urby 2016 213 m
4   Journal Squared 3 2016 175 m
5   101 Hudson Street 1992 167 m
6   Trump Plaza Residences 2008 162 m
7   Newport Tower 1990 162 m
8   70 Columbus 2015 161 m
9   90 Columbus 2018 161 m
10   Exchange Place Center 1990 157 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   One Journal Square Tower II - 272 m
2   99 Hudson Street 2019 271 m
3   30 Hudson Street 2004 238 m
4   Journal Squared 1 2020 231 m
5   Jersey City Urby 2016 213 m
6   One Journal Square Tower I - 203 m
7   Journal Squared 2 - 193 m
8   Journal Squared 3 2016 175 m
9   136 Greene Street - 170 m
10   101 Hudson Street 1992 167 m
  Completed   Under Constr.   Proposed

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CTBUH Initiatives

Jersey City Urban Tour & Reception
28 Oct 2015 – Tour Report

Global News

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Videos

Interview: Robert Cotter
27 Oct 2015 – Robert Cotter, Jersey City

Interview: Jon Kushner
27 Oct 2015 – Jon Kushner, KRE Group

2015 New York Conference - Session 2c - Q&A
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Research Papers

Jersey City on the Rise
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