Boston

United States

Facts

Density

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# of 150m+ buildings

23 Completed • 3 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (77%)

Most Common Material*

Steel (72%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

61

Tallest City in

the World
#

9

Tallest City in

North America
#

7

Tallest City in

United States

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

200 Clarendon

240.8 m / 790 ft

2

Prudential Tower

228.6 m / 750 ft

3

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences, One Dalton Street

228 m / 748 ft

4

Winthrop Center

210.5 m / 691 ft

5

Millennium Tower

207.5 m / 681 ft

6

South Station Tower

206.4 m / 677 ft

7

Federal Reserve Building

184 m / 604 ft

8

BNY Mellon Center at One Boston Place

183.2 m / 601 ft

9

One Congress Street Tower 2

182.9 m / 600 ft

10

One International Place

182.9 m / 600 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Tree House Residence Hall as Featured Building

15 February 2014

Videos

23 May 2022

Bringing Sustainable Steel To Your Next Hybrid Structure

This presentation provides guidance on selecting production techniques, recycled content levels, strengths and framing types, and describes a modular steel form system that works well...

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Research

16 October 2016

Debating Tall: Regional Governments for Megacities?

The 2016 CTBUH Conference, “Cities to Megacities,” explores the phenomenon of already large cities merging together to form megacities, in parallel with many cities and...

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Global News

25 August 2022

Boston Mixed-Use Building Built to Passive House Standards

Winthrop Center, a new 691-foot-tall (210.5-meter-tall) mixed-use tower in Boston was built to Passive House standards. The structure’s 812,000 square feet (75,437 square meters) of...

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