Davidson County, Tennessee (TN) Religion Statistics Profile



AdherentsCongregations
Religion20102000Change20102000Change
Evangelical Protestant208,931 (33.3%)193,657 (34.0%)+8%485419+16%
Mainline Protestant55,873 (8.9%)58,152 (10.2%)-4%132128+3%
Black Protestant45,441 (7.3%)--86--
Catholic30,874 (4.9%)28,091 (4.9%)+10%1816+13%
Other17,082 (2.7%)17,412 (3.1%)-2%5127+89%
Orthodox7,022 (1.1%)--101+900%
None261,458 (41.7%)165,355 (29.0%)+58%---
Total Adherents365,223 (58.3%)404,536 (71.0%)-10%782591+32%

All Religions Details

AdherentsCongregations
Religion20102000Change20102000Change
Southern Baptist Convention88,496 (141.2‰)96,596 (169.5‰)-8%153114+34%
Non-denominational41,423 (66.1‰)--74--
Churches of Christ35,421 (56.5‰)39,145 (68.7‰)-10%99110-10%
Catholic Church30,874 (49.3‰)--18--
United Methodist Church, The28,748 (45.9‰)32,509 (57.0‰)-12%6867+1%
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.28,592 (45.6‰)3,391 (6.0‰)+743%3926+50%
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)12,248 (19.5‰)10,929 (19.2‰)+12%23230%
Assemblies of God12,035 (19.2‰)6,661 (11.7‰)+81%2314+64%
Episcopal Church9,133 (14.6‰)7,679 (13.5‰)+19%14140%
Seventh-day Adventist Church6,904 (11.0‰)4,853 (8.5‰)+42%1312+8%
Church of the Nazarene6,393 (10.2‰)7,603 (13.3‰)-16%2930-3%
Coptic Orthodox Church5,957 (9.5‰)--41+300%
National Baptist Convention of America, Inc.5,243 (8.4‰)--10--
Presbyterian Church in America5,189 (8.3‰)5,157 (9.0‰)+1%770%
Muslim estimate5,080 (8.1‰)9,046 (15.9‰)-44%117+57%
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The5,022 (8.0‰)1,456 (2.6‰)+245%94+125%
Church of God in Christ5,017 (8.0‰)--4--
African Methodist Episcopal Church3,928 (6.3‰)--15--
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)3,418 (5.5‰)2,117 (3.7‰)+61%57-29%
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)3,193 (5.1‰)3,319 (5.8‰)-4%119+22%
Cumberland Presbyterian Church2,471 (3.9‰)3,642 (6.4‰)-32%1013-23%
Hindu, Indian-American Hindu Temple Association1,980 (3.2‰)--2--
National Association of Free Will Baptists1,862 (3.0‰)2,598 (4.6‰)-28%1622-27%
Lutheran Church1,641 (2.6‰)1,378 (2.4‰)+19%76+17%
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church1,358 (2.2‰)--6--
National Missionary Baptist Convention, Inc.1,303 (2.1‰)--7--
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ1,152 (1.8‰)1,457 (2.6‰)-21%24-50%
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America1,135 (1.8‰)2,430 (4.3‰)-53%660%
Hindu, Traditional Temples1,033 (1.6‰)--1--
Conservative Judaism853 (1.4‰)--1--
Baha'i751 (1.2‰)357 (0.6‰)+110%110%
Orthodox Judaism725 (1.2‰)--2--
American Baptist Churches in the USA715 (1.1‰)485 (0.9‰)+47%220%
Buddhism, Theravada696 (1.1‰)--2--
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America655 (1.1‰)--2--
United Church of Christ636 (1.0‰)387 (0.7‰)+64%43+33%
Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations619 (1.0‰)553 (1.0‰)+12%220%
International Churches of Christ490 (0.8‰)891 (1.6‰)-45%110%
Salvation Army461 (0.7‰)519 (0.9‰)-11%43+33%
Wesleyan Church, The385 (0.6‰)122 (0.2‰)+216%43+33%
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)319 (0.5‰)335 (0.6‰)-5%12-50%
Church of God of Prophecy262 (0.4‰)412 (0.7‰)-36%67-14%
Armenian Church of North America (Catholicosate of Etchmiadzin)175 (0.3‰)150 (0.3‰)+17%110%
Christian Reformed Church in North America158 (0.3‰)176 (0.3‰)-10%110%
Community of Christ156 (0.3‰)282 (0.5‰)-45%110%
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod136 (0.2‰)162 (0.3‰)-16%110%
Buddhism, Mahayana124 (0.2‰)--3--
Foursquare Gospel, International Church of the109 (0.2‰)272 (0.5‰)-60%14-75%
Pentecostal Church of God109 (0.2‰)180 (0.3‰)-39%110%
Romanian Orthodox Archdiocese in the Americas100 (0.2‰)--1--
Serbian Orthodox Church in North America70 (0.1‰)--1--
Friends General Conference65 (0.1‰)--1--
Orthodox Church in America65 (0.1‰)--1--
Buddhism, Vajrayana39 (0.1‰)--1--
Evangelical Free Church of America, The30 (0.1‰)--1--
Apostolic Christian Church of America, Inc.24 (0.0‰)18 (0.0‰)+33%110%
Seventh Day Baptist General Conference, USA and Canada21 (0.0‰)--1--
Mennonite Church USA16 (0.0‰)45 (0.1‰)-64%110%
Church of God General Conference6 (0.0‰)25 (0.0‰)-76%110%
Zoroastrian4 (0.0‰)-----
Sikh---110%
Southern Methodist Church---4--
Korean Presbyterian Church in America---1--
Friends United Meeting---1--
American Baptist Association-668 (1.2‰)--2-
Anglican Church in North America---3--
United Pentecostal Church International---10--
Catholic Church-28,091 (49.3‰)--16-
International Pentecostal Holiness Church-61 (0.1‰)--1-
Calvary Chapel Fellowship Churches---12-50%
Church of Christ, Scientist---1--
Jehovah's Witnesses---10--
New Apostolic Church of North America, National Organization of the---1--
Unity Churches, Association of---2--
Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith, Inc.---1--
Pentecostal Fire Baptized Holiness Church---1--
Vineyard USA-250 (0.4‰)--1-
Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship---3--
Christian Brethren---1--
Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America---1--
International Council of Community Churches-91 (0.2‰)-110%
Reformed Baptist Churches---110%
Alliance of Baptists---1--


Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E. Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley, and Richard H. Taylor. 2012.
2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study.Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies,
Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center Website © 2016 Advameg, Inc.