London

United Kingdom

Facts

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

25 Completed • 13 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (47%)

Most Common Material*

Composite (52%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

48

Tallest City in

the World
#

3

Tallest City in

Europe
#

1

Tallest City in

United Kingdom

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

The Shard

306 m / 1,004 ft

2

Twentytwo

278.2 m / 913 ft

3

One Canada Square

236 m / 774 ft

4

Landmark Pinnacle

233.2 m / 765 ft

5

Salesforce Tower

230 m / 755 ft

6

The Leadenhall Building

224 m / 735 ft

7

Newfoundland

219.7 m / 721 ft

8

Aspen at Consort Place

215.8 m / 708 ft

9

Valiant Tower

214.5 m / 704 ft

10

One Park Drive

204.9 m / 672 ft

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