Jeddah

Saudi Arabia

Facts

Population

3,456,259 (2010)

Area

4,686 km² • 1,809 mi²

Density

737.6 people per km²

1,910.3 people per mi²

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#
128

Tallest City in

the World

#
9

Tallest City in

Middle East
#
2

Tallest City in

Saudi Arabia

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 Jeddah Tower
1,000 m / 3,281  ft
2 Sumo Tower 1
322 m / 1,056  ft
3 Sumo Tower 2
293 m / 961  ft
4 Aqua Tower
251 m / 823  ft
5 Sail Tower
240 m / 787  ft
6 The Headquarters Business Park
235.9 m / 774  ft
7 Golden Tower
205 m / 673  ft
8 Al Jawhara Tower
187 m / 614  ft
9 Beach Tower
177 m / 581  ft
10 King’s Road Tower
170 m / 558  ft

CTBUH People & Events

2018 Tall Building Predictions

17 January 2018

Vertical Transportation: Ascent & Acceleration

12 September 2017

Videos

16 March 2017

Building Tall Skyscraper Lecture Series: How High Can We Go?

Thursday, March 16, 2017. Chicago, United States of America. Hosted in collaboration with the Chicago Architecture Foundation, the first lecture of the series Building Tall...

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Research

22 August 2022

Structural Design of Iconic Tower, Egypt: Culmination of a Concrete Optimization Process

This paper presents an overview of a process of optimizing concrete mixture for tall buildings, culminating in the design of the Iconic Tower, the key...

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Research

20 October 2018

The Middle East: 30+ Years of Building Tall

The Middle East region is hosting its first CTBUH International Conference since 2008. In that year, there were 119 completed buildings of 150 meters or...

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