Taipei

China

Facts

Population

7,871,900 (2022)

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#
89

Tallest City in

the World

#
55

Tallest City in

Asia
#
1

Tallest City in

China

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 TAIPEI 101
508 m / 1,667  ft
2 Taipei Sky Tower
280 m / 919  ft
3 Taipei Nanshan Plaza
271.5 m / 891  ft
4 Fubon Life Insurance Building
265.6 m / 871  ft
5 Shin Kong Life Tower
244.8 m / 803  ft
6 Cathay Landmark
212 m / 696  ft
7 Farglory Financial Center
208.3 m / 683  ft
8 Far Eastern Plaza 2
165 m / 541  ft
9 Far Eastern Plaza 1
165 m / 541  ft
10 Yihwa International Residential Tower A
160 m / 525  ft

CTBUH People & Events

CTBUH 2022 Global Walking Tour: Taipei

14 October 2022

CTBUH 2021 Global Walking Tour: Taipei

11 November 2021

Videos

03 November 2016

Building on Unprecedented Performance: TAIPEI 101

Perhaps what is most notable about the TAIPEI 101 performance upgrade is not its complexity, but rather that the tower was already relatively efficient. All...

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Research

22 December 2023

Remembering Charles H. Thornton, 2012 Fazlur Khan Lifetime Achievement Awardee

This edition of Talking Tall is an interview from the CTBUH archives. The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat would like to remember Charles...

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Global News

03 April 2024

Earthquake Rocks Tallest Building in Taipei and Surrounding Region

A 7.4-magnitude earthquake shook Taiwan on Wednesday morning, 3 April and is said to be the strongest to hit the island nation since 1999. During...

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