List of Tallest Residential Buildings in the World

List of Tallest Residential Buildings in the World

This list of the tallest residential buildings in the world ranks buildings whose occupiable height is at least 85 percent devoted to residential use. This list ranks both completed as well as topped out residential buildings that stand at least 250 m (820 ft) tall, based on standard height measurement.

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) defines a residential building as one where 85 percent or more of its total floor area is dedicated to residential usage.

The tallest residential skyscraper in the world is 432 Park Avenue in New York City, United States. It was topped out at a height of 426 metres (1,398 ft) in 2014.

The Skyscraper database of CTBUH reveals that more than 100 residential skyscrapers are under construction in the world. The tallest are World One in Mumbai India, set to rise 442 metres (1,450 ft), and Diamond Tower in Jeddah Saudi Arabia, with the planned height of 432 metres (1,417 ft).

Read List of Tallest Residential Buildings in the World

Name of Building City Country Height (Metres/Feet) Floors Built Year
432 Park Avenue New York City  United States 425.5 metres (1,396 ft) 96 2015
Princess Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 414 metres (1,358 ft) 101 2012
23 Marina Dubai  United Arab Emirates 392 metres (1,286 ft) 90 2012
Elite Residence Dubai  United Arab Emirates 381 metres (1,250 ft) 91 2012
The Marina Torch Dubai  United Arab Emirates 348 metres (1,142 ft) 80 2011
Q1 Gold Coast  Australia 322 metres (1,056 ft) 80 2005
HHHR Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 317 metres (1,040 ft) 72 2009
Ocean Heights Dubai  United Arab Emirates 310 metres (1,020 ft) 84 2010
Cayan Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 306 metres (1,004 ft) 76 2013
One57 New York City  United States 306 metres (1,004 ft) 75 2014
Etihad Tower 2 Abu Dhabi  United Arab Emirates 305 metres (1,001 ft) 80 2011
Capital City Moscow Tower Moscow  Russia 301 metres (988 ft) 76 2010
We’ve the Zenith Tower 101 Busan  South Korea 301 metres (988 ft) 80 2011
Eureka Tower Melbourne  Australia 297 metres (974 ft) 91 2006
Emirates Crown Dubai  United Arab Emirates 296 metres (971 ft) 63 2008
Haeundae I Park Marina Tower 101 Busan  South Korea 301 metres (988 ft) 72 2011
70 Pine Street New York City  United States 290 metres (950 ft) 66 1932
Millennium Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 285 metres (935 ft) 60 2006
Sulafa Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 285 metres (935 ft) 75 2010
We’ve the Zenith Tower B Busan  South Korea 281 metres (922 ft) 75 2011
Marina Pinnacle Dubai  United Arab Emirates 280 metres (920 ft) 73 2011
Haeundae I Park Marina Tower 1 Busan  South Korea 273 metres (896 ft) 66 2011
Aura Toronto  Canada 272 metres (892 ft) 78 2014
The Cullinan North Tower Hong Kong  Hong Kong 269 metres (883 ft) 68 2009
21st Century Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 269 metres (883 ft) 55 2003
The Point Panama City  Panama 266 metres (873 ft) 67 2010
8 Spruce Street New York City  United States 265 metres (869 ft) 76 2010
WBC The Palace 1 Busan  South Korea 265 metres (869 ft) 51 2011
WBC The Palace 2 Busan  South Korea 265 metres (869 ft) 51 2011
We’ve the Zenith Tower C Busan  South Korea 265 metres (869 ft) 70 2011
Mag 218 Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 264 metres (866 ft) 66 2009
Triumph-Palace Moscow  Russia 264 metres (866 ft) 54 2008
Tower Palace Three, Tower G Seoul  South Korea 263 metres (863 ft) 73 2004
Trump World Tower New York City  United States 262 metres (860 ft) 72 2001
Central Park Residential Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 261 metres (856 ft) 51 2011
Sapphire Istanbul  Turkey 261 metres (856 ft) 54 2010
Sorrento 1 Hong Kong  Hong Kong 256 metres (840 ft) 75 2003
The Imperial I Mumbai  India 256 metres (840 ft) 60 2009
The Imperial II Mumbai  India 256 metres (840 ft) 60 2009
Hyperion Tower A Seoul  South Korea 256 metres (840 ft) 69 2003
Prima Pearl Melbourne  Australia 254 metres (833 ft) 72 2014
The Harbour Residence Dubai  United Arab Emirates 254 metres (833 ft) 63 2007
Highcliff Hong Kong  Hong Kong 252 metres (827 ft) 72 2003
The Harbourside Hong Kong  Hong Kong 251 metres (823 ft) 73 2003
The Gramercy Residences Makati  Philippines 250 metres (820 ft) 73 2012
Chelsea Tower Dubai  United Arab Emirates 250 metres (820 ft) 46 2005
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