Facts

Population

33,476,688 (2011)

Area

9,984,670 km²

3,855,081 mi²

Density

3.4 people per km²

8.7 people per mi²

GDP

$1.54 trillion (2013)

# of 150m+ buildings

112 Completed • 52 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Average Building Age

14 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (53%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (84%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

7

Tallest Country in

the World

#

2

Tallest Country in

North America

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

SkyTower

312.5 m / 1,025 ft

2

The One

308.6 m / 1,012 ft

3

First Canadian Place

298.1 m / 978 ft

4

The St. Regis Toronto

276.9 m / 908 ft

5

Scotia Tower

275 m / 902 ft

6

Aura at College Park

271.9 m / 892 ft

7

Brookfield Place

260.9 m / 856 ft

8

M3

260.3 m / 854 ft

9

One Bloor Street East

257.3 m / 844 ft

10

Stantec Tower

248.9 m / 816 ft

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Videos

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Research

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