Fresno County, California (CA) Religion Statistics Profile



AdherentsCongregations
Religion20102000Change20102000Change
Catholic288,324 (31.0%)232,565 (29.1%)+24%4340+8%
Evangelical Protestant126,004 (13.5%)94,156 (11.8%)+34%463321+44%
Other37,977 (4.1%)19,834 (2.5%)+91%9557+67%
Mainline Protestant16,843 (1.8%)32,677 (4.1%)-48%7094-26%
Orthodox7,768 (0.8%)924 (0.1%)+741%93+200%
Black Protestant4,160 (0.4%)--21--
None449,374 (48.3%)356,072 (44.5%)+26%---
Total Adherents481,076 (51.7%)443,335 (55.5%)+9%701515+36%

All Religions Details

AdherentsCongregations
Religion20102000Change20102000Change
Catholic Church288,324 (309.9‰)--43--
Non-denominational36,092 (38.8‰)--102--
Assemblies of God27,227 (29.3‰)24,084 (30.1‰)+13%5053-6%
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The21,404 (23.0‰)14,527 (18.2‰)+47%3634+6%
Southern Baptist Convention15,248 (16.4‰)22,432 (28.1‰)-32%5742+36%
Seventh-day Adventist Church6,918 (7.4‰)4,838 (6.1‰)+43%1813+38%
Buddhism, Mahayana6,672 (7.2‰)--11--
American Baptist Churches in the USA5,476 (5.9‰)6,482 (8.1‰)-16%1720-15%
Armenian Church of North America (Catholicosate of Etchmiadzin)5,000 (5.4‰)2,834 (3.5‰)+76%330%
U.S. Mennonite Brethren4,963 (5.3‰)--23--
Foursquare Gospel, International Church of the4,470 (4.8‰)4,851 (6.1‰)-8%14140%
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America4,331 (4.7‰)6,630 (8.3‰)-35%1417-18%
Converge Worldwide/Baptist General Conference3,810 (4.1‰)4,328 (5.4‰)-12%97+29%
United Methodist Church, The3,511 (3.8‰)5,380 (6.7‰)-35%20200%
Churches of Christ3,398 (3.6‰)4,018 (5.0‰)-15%2730-10%
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ3,156 (3.4‰)2,708 (3.4‰)+17%54+25%
Church of God in Christ2,925 (3.1‰)--10--
Muslim estimate2,868 (3.1‰)2,218 (2.8‰)+29%43+33%
Buddhism, Theravada2,755 (3.0‰)--5--
Evangelical Free Church of America, The2,660 (2.9‰)2,375 (3.0‰)+12%660%
Church of the Nazarene2,384 (2.6‰)2,692 (3.4‰)-11%2313+77%
Christian and Missionary Alliance, The2,206 (2.4‰)1,429 (1.8‰)+54%54+25%
Evangelical Presbyterian Church2,187 (2.4‰)--5--
Hindu, Indian-American Hindu Temple Association1,992 (2.1‰)--2--
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America1,788 (1.9‰)624 (0.8‰)+187%21+100%
Pentecostal Church of God1,740 (1.9‰)1,590 (2.0‰)+9%1615+7%
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)1,661 (1.8‰)5,103 (6.4‰)-67%1016-38%
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)1,289 (1.4‰)1,520 (1.9‰)-15%880%
United Church of Christ1,043 (1.1‰)1,378 (1.7‰)-24%34-25%
Lutheran Church961 (1.0‰)913 (1.1‰)+5%550%
Reform Judaism950 (1.0‰)--1--
Evangelical Covenant Church, The897 (1.0‰)969 (1.2‰)-7%75+40%
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)860 (0.9‰)781 (1.0‰)+10%97+29%
Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ708 (0.8‰)--2--
American Baptist Association585 (0.6‰)1,125 (1.4‰)-48%37-57%
Vineyard USA561 (0.6‰)258 (0.3‰)+117%12-50%
Mennonite Church USA542 (0.6‰)585 (0.7‰)-7%45-20%
National Missionary Baptist Convention, Inc.520 (0.6‰)--3--
International Pentecostal Holiness Church482 (0.5‰)722 (0.9‰)-33%612-50%
Baha'i474 (0.5‰)417 (0.5‰)+14%23-33%
Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations468 (0.5‰)372 (0.5‰)+26%110%
Armenian Apostolic Church of America (Catholicosate of Cilicia)460 (0.5‰)1,400 (1.8‰)-67%110%
Church of God of Prophecy448 (0.5‰)480 (0.6‰)-7%990%
Salvation Army431 (0.5‰)568 (0.7‰)-24%34-25%
Serbian Orthodox Church in North America400 (0.4‰)300 (0.4‰)+33%110%
Christian Reformed Church in North America353 (0.4‰)374 (0.5‰)-6%43+33%
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)351 (0.4‰)370 (0.5‰)-5%32+50%
African Methodist Episcopal Church325 (0.3‰)--3--
National Association of Free Will Baptists299 (0.3‰)386 (0.5‰)-23%56-17%
Episcopal Church285 (0.3‰)2,230 (2.8‰)-87%19-89%
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference221 (0.2‰)466 (0.6‰)-53%110%
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church195 (0.2‰)--1--
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church195 (0.2‰)--1--
Reformed Church in America175 (0.2‰)--1--
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod162 (0.2‰)180 (0.2‰)-10%110%
Community of Christ158 (0.2‰)191 (0.2‰)-17%110%
Church of the Brethren140 (0.1‰)840 (1.1‰)-83%23-33%
Coptic Orthodox Church120 (0.1‰)--1--
Presbyterian Church in America115 (0.1‰)77 (0.1‰)+49%110%
Unaffiliated Conservative Amish Mennonite Church114 (0.1‰)--1--
Free Methodist Church of North America101 (0.1‰)106 (0.1‰)-5%12-50%
Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America93 (0.1‰)--1--
International Churches of Christ92 (0.1‰)144 (0.2‰)-36%110%
Evangelical Friends Church International91 (0.1‰)--1--
Conservative Judaism86 (0.1‰)--1--
Hindu, Post Renaissance85 (0.1‰)--3--
Orthodox Judaism60 (0.1‰)--1--
Independent Yearly Meetings of Friends10 (0.0‰)--1--
Zoroastrian5 (0.0‰)-----
Sikh---64+50%
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches-702 (0.9‰)-440%
Conservative Baptist Association of America-909 (1.1‰)-330%
Anglican Church in North America---7--
Ethiopian Orthodox---1--
New Testament Association of Independent Baptist Churches-914 (1.1‰)--5-
North American Lutheran Church---1--
United Reformed Churches in North America-68 (0.1‰)-110%
Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia----1-
Armenian Evangelical Churches (Additional)---1--
United Pentecostal Church International---5--
Catholic Church-232,565 (290.9‰)--40-
Calvary Chapel Fellowship Churches---220%
Church of Christ, Scientist---1--
Jehovah's Witnesses---18--
New Apostolic Church of North America, National Organization of the---1--
Unity Churches, Association of---1--
Church of Christ (Holiness), U.S.A.---2--
National Association of Congregational Christian Churches-667 (0.8‰)--1-
Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship---3--
Reformed Baptist Churches---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 © 2017 Advameg, Inc.