Cologne

Germany

Facts

Population

728 (2020)

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#
270

Tallest City in

the World

#
23

Tallest City in

Europe
#
2

Tallest City in

Germany

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 Hohe Domkirche St. Peter und Maria
157.4 m / 516  ft
2 Koln Turm
148.1 m / 486  ft
3 Colonia-Haus
147 m / 482  ft
4 Büroturm Deutsche Welle
138 m / 453  ft
5 Uni-Center
134 m / 440  ft
6 TUV-Rheinland
112 m / 367  ft
7 Ringturm
109.1 m / 358  ft
8 Land- und Amtsgericht
105 m / 344  ft
9 KölnTriangle
103.2 m / 339  ft
10 Herkules-Hochhaus
102 m / 335  ft

Research

17 October 2016

Megacities: Setting the Scene

The rise of the megacity presents unprecedented opportunities to understand the human urbanization phenomenon, and to observe the effects of multicore, polycentric cities growing together...

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