Cities/regions around the world with open datasets

dataset country year building LoD other classes textures acquisition formats notes
Adelaide Australia 2015 LoD1/LoD2 true .3DS with JPEG textures, Blender, FBX terrain
American cities USA 2019 LoD1 false CityJSON, CityGML 125 million buildings, separated by state
Austin USA 2013 LoD2 false KMZ, Shapefile
Berlin Germany 2013 LoD2 true CityGML, 2D Shape, 3D Shape - PolygonZ, 3D Shape - Multipatch, KMZ, DXF, DWG, 3DS, ESRI FGDB Released in 2015
Boston USA 2013 LoD2 false OBJ, DWG, MAX terrain
Brussels Belgium 2014 LoD2 Building false CityGML, DWG, DGN, GML, Shapefile, SketchUp
Cambridge UK LoD1 false DXF, Shapefile, COLLADA
Dresden Germany 2009 LoD1/LoD2/LoD3 partially CityGML
Dutch cities Netherlands 2016 LoD1 Terrain and many other false CityGML, OBJ, IMGeo A few Dutch cities generated with 3dfier
Espoo Finland 2019 LoD1-3 true CityGML Many classes from CityGML: water body, terrain, landuse, etc.
Fredericton Canada 2016 LoD2 true KMZ
Greater Geelong Australia 2016 LoD1/LoD2 false KML terrain
Hamburg Germany 2017 LoD1 and LoD2 Cadastre footprints + LiDAR CityGML
Helsinki Finland 2016 LoD2 true CityGML, 2D Shape, 3D Shape - PolygonZ, 3D Shape - Multipatch, KMZ, DXF, DWG, 3DS, ESRI FGDB
Linz Austria 2011 LoD2 false CityGML
Lyon France 2012 LoD2 Terrain, water CityGML
Montréal Canada 2009 LoD2 terrain (TIN in CityGML format) true Photogrammetry CityGML, 3DM The LiDAR dataset of the same area is also available
New York City (by DoITT) United States 2016 LoD2 false Cadastre footprints + LiDAR CityGML, Multipatch (ESRI), DGN buildings are modeled with thematic surfaces in LoD2, however, for most buildings the geometric shape is LoD1
New York City (by TUM) United States 2015 LoD1 Roads, lots, parks, water, terrain false Photogrammetry in combination with existing public 2(.5)D datasets CityGML article with details
North Rhine-Westphalia (state) Germany 2016 LoD1+LoD2 false Cadastre footprints, LiDAR, aerial images. LoD1 is derived from LoD2 models with average roof height (details here) CityGML Enormous datasets that covers whole NRW (NRW is the most populated state in Germany) Cities included: Düsseldorf, Essen, Oberhausen, Köln, Bonn and more
Philadelphia USA 2015 LoD2 true GDB
Rotterdam Netherlands 2010 LoD2 true Cadastre footprints + LiDAR CityGML
San Francisco USA 2017 LoD1 false KML, KMZ, Shapefile, GeoJSON
The Hague Netherlands 2011 LoD2 Terrain false CityGML It contains terrain intersection curves!
Thuringia (state) Germany 2013 (cadastre footprints) - 2016 and earlier (LiDAR) LoD1 (full) + LoD2 (partly) false Cadastre footprints + LiDAR CityGML Datasets that covers whole Thuringia (Thüringen); Cities included: Erfurt, Jena, Gera, Gotha
Toronto Canada 2016 LoD1 Shapefile, Geodatabase, AutoCAD, SketchUp
Vancouver Canada 2009 LoD1 false Shapefile, DWG, KML
Various CityJSON datasets Netherlands, Canada, USA, Austria 2018 LoD2 some converted from CityGML with citygml4j CityJSON Available cities are the Hague, Montréal, New York, Rotterdam and Vienna
Vienna Austria 2018 LoD2 false CityGML From the building footprints of the area multipurpose map and a surface model semi-automatically derived prototypical roof forms.