Mexico City

Mexico

Facts

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

24 Completed • 6 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (53%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (55%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

53

Tallest City in

the World
#

8

Tallest City in

North America
#

1

Tallest City in

Mexico

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

Torre Mitikah

267.3 m / 877 ft

2

Torre Reforma

246 m / 807 ft

3

Chapultepec Uno R-509

240.5 m / 789 ft

4

Torre BBVA

234.9 m / 771 ft

5

Torre Mayor

225 m / 738 ft

6

Torre Ejecutiva Pemex

211.3 m / 693 ft

7

The University Tower

203 m / 666 ft

8

Downtown & Be Grand Reforma

199 m / 653 ft

9

Torre Paradox

196.2 m / 644 ft

10

Torre Reforma Latino

182.7 m / 599 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Mexico City: Tall Buildings and Third Party Sustainability

08 November 2018

CTBUH Names Tall Building Award Winners and Finalists

22 June 2016

Videos

03 November 2016

Vernacular Architecture in the Context of Mexico’s Tallest Building: Torre Reforma

Structural integrity, inventive design, and a nod to heritage converge to form the underpinnings of Torre Reforma’s unequivocal appearance. The tower’s composition rejects traditional notions...

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Research

17 September 2021

Sustainable Tall Building Design Exemplars

Some 97 cities worldwide, including most of the world’s megacities with a population of 10 million or more, have signed onto the C40 Cities Climate...

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Global News

17 May 2021

Hotel Caps Off Antara Master Plan in Mexico City

As part of the final phase of the Antara master plan, Rosewood Mexico City hotel will occupy the mixed-use development’s newest building. Located in the...

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