Facts

Population

14,306,000

Area

257,217 km² • 99,311 mi²

Density

55.6 people per km²

144.1 people per mi²

Tallest Building

Tallest City

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 The Point
136.6 m / 448  ft
2 Banco La Previsora
135 m / 443  ft
3 IQON
133 m / 436  ft
4 Grand Diamond Beach
126 m / 413  ft
5 Forum
105 m / 344  ft
6 EPIQ
100 m / 328  ft
7 Torres de La Merced
97.2 m / 319  ft
8 Finansur
95 m / 312  ft
9 San Francisco 300
94 m / 308  ft
10 Induauto
94 m / 308  ft

CTBUH People & Events

Twisting Tall Buildings

18 August 2016

Videos

30 May 2018

Contoured for the Context

Located in the Ecuadorian capital of Quito, the Gaia Building has been constructed as a new landmark for the city. Comprised of a total of...

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Global News

01 June 2022

Six-Tower Complex Proposed for Guayaquil

MVRDV has revealed the design for The Hills, its first project in South America, to will be realized along the riverfront of Ecuador. The project...

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Global News

02 May 2019

Quito’s New EPIQ Tower to Follow Up IQON and Qorner

Architecture firm BIG has unveiled its second project for Ecuador’s capital city: a mixed-use tower comprising two curved blocks covered in herringbone-patterned cladding and pockets...

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