New York City

United States

Facts

Population

Source: Census 2020

8,804,194 (2020)

Area

778 km² • 300 mi²

Density

11,316.4 people per km²

29,309.5 people per mi²

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#
3

Tallest City in

the World

#
1

Tallest City in

North America
#
1

Tallest City in

United States

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 One World Trade Center
541.3 m / 1,776  ft
2 Central Park Tower
472.4 m / 1,550  ft
3 111 West 57th Street
435.3 m / 1,428  ft
4 One Vanderbilt Avenue
427 m / 1,401  ft
5 432 Park Avenue
425.7 m / 1,397  ft
6 JPMorgan Chase World Headquarters
423 m / 1,388  ft
7 30 Hudson Yards
387.1 m / 1,270  ft
8 Empire State Building
381 m / 1,250  ft
9 Bank of America Tower
365.8 m / 1,200  ft
10 3 World Trade Center
328.9 m / 1,079  ft

CTBUH People & Events

Adam Paul

Co-Chair

Adam Paul

Individuals

TALL TIMBER: Bicoastal Beginnings and Where are We Now?

24 April 2024

CTBUH NYC Chapter Presents: Office to Residential Conversion Panel Discussion

27 March 2024

Videos

27 May 2021

CTBUH Chicago + NYC FLC Presents The Jewel Changi Airport Presentation by Buro Happold

The new mixed-use complex at Jewel Changi Airport in Singapore delivers an exceptional experience for the 85 million passengers that pass through it every year....

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Research

16 October 2023

Fantasy on Demand: The Temptation of Text-to-Image AI

This paper explores the implications of text-to-image artificial intelligence (T2I AI) on architectural design practice. It begins with an overview of generative artificial design. It...

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Global News

09 July 2024

Twisting High-Rises by the Hudson are Complete in New York City

Designed by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), the residential complex One High Line in New York City is officially complete. Located at 500 West 18th Street,...

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