France

Europe

Facts

Population

65,447,374

Area

551,500 km²

212,934 mi²

Density

118.7 people per km²

307.4 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

23 Completed • 3 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Average Building Age

24 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (92%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (88%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

23

Tallest Country in

the World

#

4

Tallest Country in

Europe

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

Tour First

231 m / 758 ft

2

HEKLA

220 m / 722 ft

3

Tour Incity

200 m / 656 ft

4

Tour Majunga

194 m / 636 ft

5

Tour T1

185 m / 607 ft

6

Tour Granite

183 m / 600 ft

7

Tours DUO 1

180 m / 591 ft

8

Tour Total Coupole

179 m / 587 ft

9

Tour Areva

178 m / 584 ft

10

D2 Tower

171 m / 561 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Edward Woods

Edward Woods

Bouygues Immobilier

Tall Timber: A Global Audit

26 June 2017

Executive Director’s Europe Trip Paves Way For Research Projects

19-23 January 2015

Research

11 October 2019

CTBUH France Chapter Secretary: Ariane Dienstag

Ariane Dienstag, founder, Ariane Dienstag SAS, is the CTBUH France Chapter Secretary, based in Paris, where she has played a strong role in increasing participation...

Global News

04 February 2021

Eiffel Tower to Get Gold-Hued Overhaul in Advance of the 2024 Paris Olympics

The Eiffel Tower has embarked on the most extensive revamp of its 130-year history to look its best for the 2024 Paris Olympics, including with...

Global News

18 December 2020

Property Developer Acquires 1990s-Built High-Rise in Paris

Tishman Speyer announced on 18 December 2020 that it has acquired the Tour Cristal in Paris, along with its partner the Public Sector Pension Investment...