Which Cities Have the Lowest Skylines?

 

     Which of our largest cities have the lowest skylines? (2009 Census estimate)


#10 - San Jose – the tallest building is 286 feet (there are height restrictions because of proximity to the airport).

#19 - El Paso – the tallest building is 296 feet.

#24 - Washington, D.C. - the Washington Monument (548 feet) is the only structure taller than 350 feet.

#32 - Albuquerque – only one building is taller than 350 feet.

#33 - Tucson – the tallest building is 330 feet.

#34 - Fresno – the tallest building is 225 feet.

#36 - Long Beach – only one building is taller than 350 feet.

     #38 - Mesa – the tallest  building  is  224 feet.

     #41 - Colorado Springs – the tallest building is 247 feet.

     #49 - Wichita – the tallest building is 320 feet.

          #50 - Arlington – the tallest structure is 320 feet.

     

   

  

     

 


Washington, D.C. from Arlington, VA

(Photo by Sean McCue)