Shanghai

Facts

Population

Source: Demographia World Urban Areas

24,150,000 (2013)

Area

6,341 km²

2,448 mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

166 Completed • 18 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

5

Tallest City in

the World
#

3

Tallest City in

Asia
#

3

Tallest City in

China

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

Shanghai Tower

632 m / 2,073 ft

2

Shanghai World Financial Center

492 m / 1,614 ft

3

Jin Mao Tower

420.5 m / 1,380 ft

4

Xujiahui Center Tower 1

370 m / 1,214 ft

5

Shimao International Plaza

333.3 m / 1,094 ft

6

Sinar Mas Center 1

320 m / 1,050 ft

7

Science Gate Tower 1

320 m / 1,050 ft

8

Science Gate Tower 2

320 m / 1,050 ft

9

Greenland Bund Centre Tower 1

300 m / 984 ft

10

Plaza 66

288.2 m / 945 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Yong Ding

Future Leaders Committee Co-Chair

Yong Ding

Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

Skybridges: Bringing the Horizontal into the Vertical Realm

02 July 2020

Tall Buildings Renovation | 高层建筑改造

09 January 2020

Videos

31 May 2018

An Urban Quarter, Integrated into the Local Context

The former French Concession in the heart of Shanghai is known for its typical rectilinear development – the li long. Li stands for neighborhood, and...

Research

30 January 2020

Tall Buildings’ Lower Public Spaces: Impact on Health and Behavior

Tall buildings unquestionably need to improve their impact on the urban habitat. A human-focused approach to measuring the social impact of tall buildings’ ground conditions,...

Global News

02 August 2019

Sustainability Drives Design of New Tower in Shanghai Cultural Hub

Construction has begun on the Huamu Lot 10 mixed-use project, located within Shanghai’s Huamu Civic District. Situated adjacent to the future Shanghai Museum East, the...