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Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregation: 71.85%
Here71.9%
USA50.2%
Total adherents in this county: 920,905, state total: 7,116,698
Total congregations in this county: 1,010, state total: 13,105
County population: 1,281,666

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregation - Main religions


NameMainline Protestant DenominationsEvangelical DenominationsCatholic ChurchOrthodox DenominationsOther Denominations
Congregations480 (47.52%)218 (21.58%)214 (21.19%)37 (3.66%)61 (6.04%)
Adherents173,662 (18.9%)
County18.9%
State30.1%
53,492 (5.8%)
County5.8%
State9.9%
632,807 (68.7%)
County68.7%
State53.4%
14,940 (1.6%)
County1.6%
State1.1%
46,004 (5.0%)
County5.0%
State5.5%


Religion details

NameCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)United Methodist ChurchJewishEvangelical Lutheran Church in America
Congregations214 (21.2%)160 (15.8%)112 (11.1%)29 (2.9%)93 (9.2%)
Adherents632,807 (68.7%)
County68.7%
State53.4%
60,256 (6.5%)
County6.5%
State4.6%
47,529 (5.2%)
County5.2%
State9.3%
34,600 (3.8%)
County3.8%
State4.0%
31,811 (3.5%)
County3.5%
State8.6%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEpiscopal ChurchAssemblies of GodMuslim EstimateLutheran Church
Congregations41 (4.1%)38 (3.8%)26 (2.6%)7 (0.7%)27 (2.7%)
Adherents15,398 (1.7%)
County1.7%
State1.9%
14,473 (1.6%)
County1.6%
State1.6%
10,257 (1.1%)
County1.1%
State1.2%
7,952 (0.9%)
County0.9%
State1.0%
5,767 (0.6%)
County0.6%
State0.3%
NameGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of AmericaChristian and Missionary Alliance Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentSalvation ArmyChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Congregations7 (0.7%)19 (1.9%)5 (0.5%)11 (1.1%)19 (1.9%)
Adherents5,556 (0.6%)
County0.6%
State0.3%
5,001 (0.5%)
County0.5%
State0.6%
4,500 (0.5%)
County0.5%
State0.6%
3,855 (0.4%)
County0.4%
State0.4%
3,788 (0.4%)
County0.4%
State0.3%
Name Charismatic Churches IndependentSerbian Orthodox Church in the USALDS (Mormon) ChurchUnited Church of ChristAmerican Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church
Congregations4 (0.4%)4 (0.4%)8 (0.8%)18 (1.8%)7 (0.7%)
Adherents3,578 (0.4%)
County0.4%
State0.2%
2,800 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.1%
2,307 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.4%
2,138 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State3.4%
2,086 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.1%
NameSouthern Baptist ConventionSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchAntiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North AmericaPresbyterian Church in AmericaUkranian Orthodox Church of the USA
Congregations6 (0.6%)5 (0.5%)2 (0.2%)8 (0.8%)3 (0.3%)
Adherents1,921 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.6%
1,824 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.2%
1,824 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.1%
1,635 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.3%
1,614 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.2%
NameChurch of the NazareneAssociation of Free Lutheran CongregationsEvangelical Free Church of AmericaOrthodox Church in America: Territorial DiocesesChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Congregations10 (1.0%)1 (0.1%)3 (0.3%)10 (1.0%)7 (0.7%)
Adherents1,430 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.4%
1,361 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
1,200 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.2%
1,050 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.2%
1,031 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.2%
NameUnitarian Universalist AssociationConservative Baptist Association of AmericaChurches of ChristChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Evangelical Presbyterian Church
Congregations5 (0.5%)5 (0.5%)9 (0.9%)6 (0.6%)2 (0.2%)
Adherents1,008 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
985 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
877 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
697 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.2%
616 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
NameChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana) The Wesleyan ChurchNational Association of Congregational Christian ChurchesPrimitive Methodist Church in the USAGeneral Association of Regular Baptist Churches
Congregations4 (0.4%)4 (0.4%)6 (0.6%)6 (0.6%)2 (0.2%)
Adherents447 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.2%
441 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.3%
420 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
364 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
359 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
NameChurch of the BrethrenOrthodox Presbyterian ChurchInternational Council of Community ChurchesNorth American Baptist ConferenceCommunity Church of Christ
Congregations4 (0.4%)2 (0.2%)1 (0.1%)2 (0.2%)3 (0.3%)
Adherents338 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.7%
313 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
265 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
245 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
244 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
NameBaptist General ConferenceFree Methodist Church of North AmericaInternational Churches of ChristVineyard USAAssociation Reformed Presbyterian Church
Congregations3 (0.3%)4 (0.4%)1 (0.1%)3 (0.3%)2 (0.2%)
Adherents242 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
230 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
182 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
171 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
148 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
NameBaha'i The Evangelical Covenant ChurchNational Association of Free Will BaptistsWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodInternational Pentecostal Holiness Church
Congregations1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)2 (0.2%)
Adherents137 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
128 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
119 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
114 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
97 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
NameMennonite Church USAUniversal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community ChurchesChurch of God of Prophecy General Conference Churches of GodInternational Church of the Foursquare Gospel
Congregations1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)2 (0.2%)1 (0.1%)
Adherents68 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.7%
54 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
49 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
44 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.3%
43 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
NameFriends (Quakers)Allegheny Wesleyan Methodist Connection The (Ashland, Ohio) Brethren ChurchOrthodox Church in America: Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America
Congregations1 (0.1%)2 (0.2%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)
Adherents42 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.2%
35 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
24 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
10 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%

Catholic Church
214 congregations: 13.18% of state's Catholic Church's 1,624 congregations.
632,807 adherents: 16.64% of state's Catholic Church's 3,802,524 adherents.

Presbyterian Church (USA)
160 congregations: 14.77% of state's Presbyterian Church (USA)'s 1,083 congregations.
60,256 adherents: 18.56% of state's Presbyterian Church (USA)'s 324,714 adherents.

United Methodist Church
112 congregations: 4.59% of state's United Methodist Church's 2,442 congregations.
47,529 adherents: 7.21% of state's United Methodist Church's 659,350 adherents.

Jewish
29 congregations: 14.72% of state's Jewish's 197 congregations.
34,600 adherents: 12.23% of state's Jewish's 283,000 adherents.

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
93 congregations: 6.92% of state's Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's 1,343 congregations.
31,811 adherents: 5.20% of state's Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's 611,913 adherents.

American Baptist Churches in the USA
41 congregations: 9.43% of state's American Baptist Churches in the USA's 435 congregations.
15,398 adherents: 11.59% of state's American Baptist Churches in the USA's 132,858 adherents.

Episcopal Church
38 congregations: 9.20% of state's Episcopal Church's 413 congregations.
14,473 adherents: 12.42% of state's Episcopal Church's 116,511 adherents.

Assemblies of God
26 congregations: 6.95% of state's Assemblies of God's 374 congregations.
10,257 adherents: 12.19% of state's Assemblies of God's 84,153 adherents.

Muslim Estimate
7 congregations: 12.28% of state's Muslim Estimate's 57 congregations.
7,952 adherents: 11.17% of state's Muslim Estimate's 71,190 adherents.

Lutheran Church
27 congregations: 30.68% of state's Lutheran Church's 88 congregations.
5,767 adherents: 27.44% of state's Lutheran Church's 21,015 adherents.

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
7 congregations: 18.92% of state's Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America's 37 congregations.
5,556 adherents: 22.92% of state's Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America's 24,246 adherents.

Christian and Missionary Alliance
19 congregations: 7.48% of state's Christian and Missionary Alliance's 254 congregations.
5,001 adherents: 10.89% of state's Christian and Missionary Alliance's 45,926 adherents.

Non-Charismatic Churches Independent
5 congregations: 9.80% of state's Non-Charismatic Churches Independent's 51 congregations.
4,500 adherents: 10.47% of state's Non-Charismatic Churches Independent's 42,992 adherents.

Salvation Army
11 congregations: 11.11% of state's Salvation Army's 99 congregations.
3,855 adherents: 12.78% of state's Salvation Army's 30,153 adherents.

Christian Churches and Churches of Christ
19 congregations: 14.84% of state's Christian Churches and Churches of Christ's 128 congregations.
3,788 adherents: 15.82% of state's Christian Churches and Churches of Christ's 23,938 adherents.

Charismatic Churches Independent
4 congregations: 23.53% of state's Charismatic Churches Independent's 17 congregations.
3,578 adherents: 25.69% of state's Charismatic Churches Independent's 13,928 adherents.

Serbian Orthodox Church in the USA
4 congregations: 40.00% of state's Serbian Orthodox Church in the USA's 10 congregations.
2,800 adherents: 49.63% of state's Serbian Orthodox Church in the USA's 5,642 adherents.

LDS (Mormon) Church
8 congregations: 7.84% of state's LDS (Mormon) Church's 102 congregations.
2,307 adherents: 7.43% of state's LDS (Mormon) Church's 31,032 adherents.

United Church of Christ
18 congregations: 2.45% of state's United Church of Christ's 735 congregations.
2,138 adherents: 0.88% of state's United Church of Christ's 241,844 adherents.

American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church
7 congregations: 20.00% of state's American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church's 35 congregations.
2,086 adherents: 24.11% of state's American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Greek Catholic Church's 8,652 adherents.

Southern Baptist Convention
6 congregations: 2.65% of state's Southern Baptist Convention's 226 congregations.
1,921 adherents: 4.32% of state's Southern Baptist Convention's 44,432 adherents.

Seventh-Day Adventist Church
5 congregations: 4.27% of state's Seventh-Day Adventist Church's 117 congregations.
1,824 adherents: 10.88% of state's Seventh-Day Adventist Church's 16,766 adherents.

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America
2 congregations: 10.00% of state's Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America's 20 congregations.
1,824 adherents: 20.41% of state's Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America's 8,938 adherents.

Presbyterian Church in America
8 congregations: 8.51% of state's Presbyterian Church in America's 94 congregations.
1,635 adherents: 7.66% of state's Presbyterian Church in America's 21,350 adherents.

Ukranian Orthodox Church of the USA
3 congregations: 12.00% of state's Ukranian Orthodox Church of the USA's 25 congregations.
1,614 adherents: 15.10% of state's Ukranian Orthodox Church of the USA's 10,692 adherents.

Church of the Nazarene
10 congregations: 6.41% of state's Church of the Nazarene's 156 congregations.
1,430 adherents: 5.20% of state's Church of the Nazarene's 27,492 adherents.

Association of Free Lutheran Congregations
1 congregations: 50.00% of state's Association of Free Lutheran Congregations' 2 congregations.
1,361 adherents: 100.00% of state's Association of Free Lutheran Congregations' 1,361 adherents.

Evangelical Free Church of America
3 congregations: 5.17% of state's Evangelical Free Church of America's 58 congregations.
1,200 adherents: 7.86% of state's Evangelical Free Church of America's 15,273 adherents.

Orthodox Church in America: Territorial Dioceses
10 congregations: 12.82% of state's Orthodox Church in America: Territorial Dioceses' 78 congregations.
1,050 adherents: 8.48% of state's Orthodox Church in America: Territorial Dioceses' 12,382 adherents.

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
7 congregations: 11.29% of state's Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)'s 62 congregations.
1,031 adherents: 6.51% of state's Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)'s 15,833 adherents.

Unitarian Universalist Association
5 congregations: 13.89% of state's Unitarian Universalist Association's 36 congregations.
1,008 adherents: 14.87% of state's Unitarian Universalist Association's 6,778 adherents.

Conservative Baptist Association of America
5 congregations: 8.77% of state's Conservative Baptist Association of America's 57 congregations.
985 adherents: 10.64% of state's Conservative Baptist Association of America's 9,256 adherents.

Churches of Christ
9 congregations: 6.57% of state's Churches of Christ's 137 congregations.
877 adherents: 8.69% of state's Churches of Christ's 10,097 adherents.

Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
6 congregations: 5.36% of state's Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)'s 112 congregations.
697 adherents: 4.12% of state's Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)'s 16,918 adherents.

Evangelical Presbyterian Church
2 congregations: 50.00% of state's Evangelical Presbyterian Church's 4 congregations.
616 adherents: 57.95% of state's Evangelical Presbyterian Church's 1,063 adherents.

Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)
4 congregations: 4.17% of state's Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)'s 96 congregations.
447 adherents: 3.10% of state's Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)'s 14,425 adherents.

The Wesleyan Church
4 congregations: 4.35% of state's The Wesleyan Church's 92 congregations.
441 adherents: 2.10% of state's The Wesleyan Church's 21,007 adherents.

National Association of Congregational Christian Churches
6 congregations: 40.00% of state's National Association of Congregational Christian Churches' 15 congregations.
420 adherents: 43.98% of state's National Association of Congregational Christian Churches' 955 adherents.

Primitive Methodist Church in the USA
6 congregations: 13.64% of state's Primitive Methodist Church in the USA's 44 congregations.
364 adherents: 13.64% of state's Primitive Methodist Church in the USA's 2,669 adherents.

General Association of Regular Baptist Churches
2 congregations: 3.13% of state's General Association of Regular Baptist Churches' 64 congregations.
359 adherents: 3.48% of state's General Association of Regular Baptist Churches' 10,320 adherents.

Church of the Brethren
4 congregations: 1.69% of state's Church of the Brethren's 236 congregations.
338 adherents: 0.64% of state's Church of the Brethren's 52,684 adherents.

Orthodox Presbyterian Church
2 congregations: 5.71% of state's Orthodox Presbyterian Church's 35 congregations.
313 adherents: 7.99% of state's Orthodox Presbyterian Church's 3,919 adherents.

International Council of Community Churches
1 congregations: 25.00% of state's International Council of Community Churches' 4 congregations.
265 adherents: 30.36% of state's International Council of Community Churches' 873 adherents.

North American Baptist Conference
2 congregations: 15.38% of state's North American Baptist Conference's 13 congregations.
245 adherents: 9.07% of state's North American Baptist Conference's 2,700 adherents.

Community Church of Christ
3 congregations: 18.75% of state's Community Church of Christ's 16 congregations.
244 adherents: 16.99% of state's Community Church of Christ's 1,436 adherents.

Baptist General Conference
3 congregations: 18.75% of state's Baptist General Conference's 16 congregations.
242 adherents: 7.10% of state's Baptist General Conference's 3,407 adherents.

Free Methodist Church of North America
4 congregations: 4.04% of state's Free Methodist Church of North America's 99 congregations.
230 adherents: 3.41% of state's Free Methodist Church of North America's 6,741 adherents.

International Churches of Christ
1 congregations: 33.33% of state's International Churches of Christ's 3 congregations.
182 adherents: 11.06% of state's International Churches of Christ's 1,646 adherents.

Vineyard USA
3 congregations: 60.00% of state's Vineyard USA's 5 congregations.
171 adherents: 40.14% of state's Vineyard USA's 426 adherents.

Association Reformed Presbyterian Church
2 congregations: 100.00% of state's Association Reformed Presbyterian Church's 2 congregations.
148 adherents: 100.00% of state's Association Reformed Presbyterian Church's 148 adherents.

Baha'i
1 congregations: 10.00% of state's Baha'i's 10 congregations.
137 adherents: 8.65% of state's Baha'i's 1,584 adherents.

The Evangelical Covenant Church
1 congregations: 7.69% of state's The Evangelical Covenant Church's 13 congregations.
128 adherents: 11.14% of state's The Evangelical Covenant Church's 1,149 adherents.

National Association of Free Will Baptists
1 congregations: 33.33% of state's National Association of Free Will Baptists' 3 congregations.
119 adherents: 32.78% of state's National Association of Free Will Baptists' 363 adherents.

Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
1 congregations: 25.00% of state's Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod's 4 congregations.
114 adherents: 21.47% of state's Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod's 531 adherents.

International Pentecostal Holiness Church
2 congregations: 12.50% of state's International Pentecostal Holiness Church's 16 congregations.
97 adherents: 5.97% of state's International Pentecostal Holiness Church's 1,624 adherents.

Mennonite Church USA
1 congregations: 0.31% of state's Mennonite Church USA's 319 congregations.
68 adherents: 0.14% of state's Mennonite Church USA's 48,215 adherents.

Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches
1 congregations: 20.00% of state's Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches' 5 congregations.
54 adherents: 12.86% of state's Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches' 420 adherents.

Church of God of Prophecy
1 congregations: 2.44% of state's Church of God of Prophecy's 41 congregations.
49 adherents: 2.38% of state's Church of God of Prophecy's 2,057 adherents.

General Conference Churches of God
2 congregations: 1.28% of state's General Conference Churches of God's 156 congregations.
44 adherents: 0.19% of state's General Conference Churches of God's 22,692 adherents.

International Church of the Foursquare Gospel
1 congregations: 4.17% of state's International Church of the Foursquare Gospel's 24 congregations.
43 adherents: 1.41% of state's International Church of the Foursquare Gospel's 3,044 adherents.

Friends (Quakers)
1 congregations: 1.09% of state's Friends (Quakers)'s 92 congregations.
42 adherents: 0.35% of state's Friends (Quakers)'s 11,844 adherents.

Allegheny Wesleyan Methodist Connection
2 congregations: 3.64% of state's Allegheny Wesleyan Methodist Connection's 55 congregations.
35 adherents: 3.29% of state's Allegheny Wesleyan Methodist Connection's 1,065 adherents.

The (Ashland, Ohio) Brethren Church
1 congregations: 5.56% of state's The (Ashland, Ohio) Brethren Church's 18 congregations.
24 adherents: 1.62% of state's The (Ashland, Ohio) Brethren Church's 1,485 adherents.

Orthodox Church in America: Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America
1 congregations: 14.29% of state's Orthodox Church in America: Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America's 7 congregations.
10 adherents: 1.19% of state's Orthodox Church in America: Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America's 837 adherents.

Hindus
4 congregations: 22.22% of state's Hindus' 18 congregations.

Buddhists
4 congregations: 13.33% of state's Buddhists' 30 congregations.

Serbian Orthodox Church USA (New Gracanica Metropolitanate)
2 congregations: 50.00% of state's Serbian Orthodox Church USA (New Gracanica Metropolitanate)'s 4 congregations.

Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia
1 congregations: 9.09% of state's Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia's 11 congregations.

Jains
1 congregations: 14.29% of state's Jains' 7 congregations.

Sikhs
1 congregations: 16.67% of state's Sikhs' 6 congregations.

Calvary Chapel Fellowship Churches
1 congregations: 8.33% of state's Calvary Chapel Fellowship Churches' 12 congregations.

Zoroastrians
1 congregations: 50.00% of state's Zoroastrians' 2 congregations.

Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

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