Costa Rica

Central America

Facts

Population

Source: CIA World Factbook

4,814,144 (2015)

Area

51,100 km²

19,730 mi²

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

61

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

Nest Freses

80 m / 262 ft

8

Asamblea Legislativa de Costa Rica

79.9 m / 262 ft

9

Torre Los Yoses 1

79 m / 259 ft

10

Azenza Tower 1

78 m / 256 ft

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2018 Global Walking Tour: Walking on Water Reports

02 August 2018

Torre Paseo Colón 2 Signboard Ceremony

25 March 2017

Global News

01 January 1970

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San José Office Tower Reaches Completion

Torre Universal, a US$50 million project, has reached completion and will soon open its doors.  Se trata de un gigantesco proyecto desarrollado por la empresa...

Global News

03 February 2020

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Residential Development in San José Moves onto Second Stage

The second stage of a residential complex in San José will begin construction thanks to a new agreement with a local group. The 23-story Azenza...

Global News

20 January 2020

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Construction on Apartment Towers in Curridabat Suspended

The developer H. Solís decided to suspend four housing projects in Curridabat, Costa, Rica, stating that they could not continue with their development. This was...