Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

321

Tallest City in

the World
#

71

Tallest City in

North America
#

56

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

Ordway Building

123.1 m / 404 ft

2

1314 Franklin Street

122.9 m / 403 ft

3

Kaiser Center

118.7 m / 389 ft

4

Lake Merritt Plaza

113.1 m / 371 ft

5

1111 Broadway

109.7 m / 360 ft

6

Kaiser Engineering Building

102.4 m / 336 ft

7

Clorox Building

100.6 m / 330 ft

8

Elihu M. Harris State Office Building

100 m / 328 ft

9

Oakland City Hall

97.2 m / 319 ft

10

Tribune Tower

94.5 m / 310 ft

Global News

20 June 2019

New 28-Story Skyscraper to be Built in Oakland

The CEO of Kaiser Permanente announced 17 June 2019 that the company will be constructing a new headquarters in Oakland and will call it The...

Global News

27 April 2020

Residential High-Rise Proposed for Oakland

Plans for a 29-story apartment tower to rise in downtown Oakland appears to be inching forward, with the project’s sponsor last week filing for an...

Global News

15 December 2020

Credit Company to Shift Headquarters to Oakland from San Francisco

Credit Karma has decided to shift its headquarters from San Francisco to the same downtown Oakland office tower where it had already leased a big...