Kobe Facts

150m+ Buildings 6 Completed
Tallest Building City Tower Kobe Sannomiya (190 m)
Global Ranking #117 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #68 in Asia by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #6 in Japan by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building Shin-Kobe Oriental City (1988)
Average Building Age 17 years
Most Common Function Residential , 50%
Most Common Material Concrete , 33%

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings.

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   City Tower Kobe Sannomiya 2013 190 m
2   Mikage Tower Residence 2010 170 m
3   Kansai Electric Power Kobe Building 2000 170 m
4   Shin-Kobe Oriental City 1988 158 m
5   D'Grafort Kobe Sannomiya Tower 2005 152 m
6   G-Clef Shinkobe Tower 2009 151 m
7   Sannomiya Museum Tower 2008 142 m
8   Hotel Okura 1989 135 m
9   Kobe Crystal Tower 1993 135 m
10   Kobe City Hall 1989 132 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.

Building Function More Charts

Based on 6 Buildings Over 150m Height


Structural Material More Charts

Based on 3 Buildings Over 150m Height


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Research Papers

Detailed Finite Element Analysis of Full-scale Four-story Steel Frame Structure
Mar 2015 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings 2015 Number 1

Recent Activities on Earthquake Preparedness in Japan
Oct 2004 – CTBUH 2004 Seoul Conference