Pakistan

Asia

Facts

Population

171,476,000

Area

796,095 km²

307,372 mi²

Density

215.4 people per km²

557.9 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

0 Completed • 4 Under Construction

Tallest City

Most Common Function*

Mixed-use (50%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

61

Tallest Country in

the World

#

19

Tallest Country in

Asia

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

Bahria Town ICON

273 m / 896 ft

2

Chapal Skymark

210 m / 689 ft

3

Dolmen City Tower A

151 m / 495 ft

4

Dolmen City Tower B

150.4 m / 493 ft

5

Ocean Towers

119.8 m / 393 ft

6

MCB Bank Limited

116 m / 381 ft

7

Centre Point Tower

110 m / 361 ft

8

UBL Tower

110 m / 361 ft

9

Software Technology Park

106.1 m / 348 ft

10

PRC Towers

100.5 m / 330 ft

Research

17 October 2016

Megacities: Setting the Scene

The rise of the megacity presents unprecedented opportunities to understand the human urbanization phenomenon, and to observe the effects of multicore, polycentric cities growing together...

Global News

03 December 2020

Railway Company Approaches Karachi Court to Stop Tower Construction

The railway company's lawyer argued that the construction is illegal as the Pakistan Railways owns a part of the land. An FIR has also been...

Global News

12 December 2018

Supreme Court Reneges on High-Rise Ban in Karachi

On Tuesday, 11 December, the Supreme Court withdrew its order banning high-rise constructions over six stories in Karachi.   A three-judge bench headed by Chief...