Algeria

Africa

Facts

Population

35,600,000

Area

2,381,741 km²

919,590 mi²

Density

14.9 people per km²

38.7 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

1 Completed • 0 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Average Building Age

2 Years

Most Common Function*

Mixed-use (100%)

Most Common Material*

Composite (100%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

48

Tallest Country in

the World

#

4

Tallest Country in

Africa

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

Great Mosque of Algiers Tower

264.3 m / 867 ft

2

Bahia Center Tower A

111 m / 364 ft

3

Bahia Center Tower B

111 m / 364 ft

4

Bahia Center Tower C

111 m / 364 ft

5

Bahia Center Tower D

111 m / 364 ft

6

Sheraton Oran Hotel

77 m / 253 ft

7

Tours Mohammedia

70 m / 230 ft

8

Cite Jeanne D'Arc

- m / - ft

Research

17 October 2016

Enhancing Social-Cultural Sustainability in Tall Buildings: A Trace from Vernacular Houses

In the age of globalization and continuous urbanization, architects have a greater responsibility to design buildings with comfortable and sustainable environments. However, solutions should not...

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Global News

06 May 2019

Towering Minaret Completed in Algiers

After seven years of construction and over $1 billion in expenses, a new mosque in Algeria may be set to break new global records. The...

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