San José

Facts

Population

288,054 (2011)

Area

45 km²

17 mi²

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

321

Tallest in

the World
#

3

Tallest in

Central America

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

DoubleTree by Hilton, La Sabana

140 m / 459 ft

2

Torre Paseo Colón 2

101.4 m / 333 ft

3

Torre Paseo Colón 1

98.2 m / 322 ft

4

URBN Escalante

93.9 m / 308 ft

5

Torre Universal

80.7 m / 265 ft

6

Banco Nacional

80.3 m / 263 ft

7

Asamblea Legislativa de Costa Rica

79.9 m / 262 ft

8

Torre Los Yoses 1

79 m / 259 ft

9

Azenza Tower 1

78 m / 256 ft

10

Vistas de Nunciatura

77 m / 253 ft

CTBUH People & Events

2019 Global Walking Tour: 50 Forward | 50 Back

27 Jun-09 August 2019

2018 Global Walking Tour: Walking on Water Reports

02 August 2018

Global News

17 October 2019

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Residential Tower Going Up in San José’s Josefino Neighborhood

The firm Argo Estrategia has released the design for its most recent project, Citizen Nunciatura. It will be located on 78th Street in the Josefino...

Global News

05 March 2019

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Mixed-Use Project to be Built in San José, Costa Rica

Argo Estrategia recently announced that it will develop the first mixed-use real estate project in the Nunciatura area, in San José, Costa Rica, called Elysian...

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24 January 2019

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Four Luxury Apartment Towers are Coming to San José

Núcleo Sabana is the name of a new planned community coming to San José, Costa Rica, which will include four residential towers providing luxury condominiums...