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Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregation: 59.18%
Here59.2%
USA50.2%
Total adherents in this county: 381,334, state total: 6,867,625
Total congregations in this county: 288, state total: 10,140
County population: 644,356

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregation - Main religions


NameMainline Protestant DenominationsEvangelical DenominationsCatholic ChurchOrthodox DenominationsOther Denominations
Congregations85 (29.51%)131 (45.49%)32 (11.11%)3 (1.04%)37 (12.85%)
Adherents48,562 (12.7%)
County12.7%
State17.6%
47,812 (12.5%)
County12.5%
State18.6%
253,000 (66.3%)
County66.3%
State56.4%
1,103 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.9%
30,857 (8.1%)
County8.1%
State6.5%


Religion details

NameCatholic ChurchJewish Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)
Congregations32 (11.1%)15 (5.2%)1 (0.3%)21 (7.3%)9 (3.1%)
Adherents253,000 (66.3%)
County66.3%
State56.4%
25,000 (6.6%)
County6.6%
State3.9%
18,000 (4.7%)
County4.7%
State0.7%
16,259 (4.3%)
County4.3%
State4.1%
10,392 (2.7%)
County2.7%
State2.0%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal ChurchLutheran ChurchUnited Church of ChristEvangelical Free Church of America
Congregations19 (6.6%)11 (3.8%)10 (3.5%)12 (4.2%)19 (6.6%)
Adherents8,897 (2.3%)
County2.3%
State5.3%
5,523 (1.4%)
County1.4%
State0.8%
5,204 (1.4%)
County1.4%
State4.0%
4,428 (1.2%)
County1.2%
State2.4%
4,381 (1.1%)
County1.1%
State0.4%
NameSouthern Baptist ConventionWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodMuslim EstimateAssemblies of GodBaptist General Conference
Congregations17 (5.9%)7 (2.4%)4 (1.4%)13 (4.5%)8 (2.8%)
Adherents2,849 (0.7%)
County0.7%
State4.5%
2,771 (0.7%)
County0.7%
State0.1%
2,727 (0.7%)
County0.7%
State1.8%
2,608 (0.7%)
County0.7%
State1.4%
2,342 (0.6%)
County0.6%
State0.3%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchMissionary ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
Congregations9 (3.1%)2 (0.7%)6 (2.1%)5 (1.7%)5 (1.7%)
Adherents2,307 (0.6%)
County0.6%
State0.5%
1,741 (0.5%)
County0.5%
State0.0%
1,247 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State2.0%
1,042 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State1.3%
907 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.3%
NameNew Testament Association Independent Baptist Churches/Other Fundamental BaptistsChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)National Association of Congregational Christian ChurchesGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of AmericaSeventh-Day Adventist Church
Congregations3 (1.0%)2 (0.7%)1 (0.3%)2 (0.7%)3 (1.0%)
Adherents880 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.4%
728 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.8%
718 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.1%
603 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.5%
594 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.4%
NameChurches of ChristUnitarian Universalist AssociationSerbian Orthodox Church in the USAVineyard USA The Evangelical Covenant Church
Congregations7 (2.4%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)2 (0.7%)
Adherents572 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.4%
512 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
500 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
475 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
412 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.3%
Name Charismatic Churches IndependentChurch of the NazareneBaha'iArmenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate EtchmiadzinFree Methodist Church of North America
Congregations1 (0.3%)4 (1.4%)4 (1.4%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)
Adherents400 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.2%
375 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.6%
311 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
300 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
300 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
NamePresbyterian Church in AmericaInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesConservative Congregational Christian ConferenceSalvation Army
Congregations2 (0.7%)4 (1.4%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)
Adherents291 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
271 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.2%
243 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
192 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
158 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.3%
NameCommunity Church of ChristChurch of God of ProphecyBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaArmenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate of CiliciaPentecostal Church of God
Congregations1 (0.3%)2 (0.7%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)
Adherents119 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
110 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
107 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
105 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
84 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
NameFriends (Quakers)American Baptist AssociationNorth American Baptist ConferenceMennonite Church USAUniversal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches
Congregations1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)
Adherents72 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
65 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
52 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
50 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
46 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
NameOrthodox Presbyterian ChurchChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)
Congregations1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)
Adherents44 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
20 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%

Catholic Church
32 congregations: 2.84% of state's Catholic Church's 1,125 congregations.
253,000 adherents: 6.53% of state's Catholic Church's 3,874,933 adherents.

Jewish
15 congregations: 9.32% of state's Jewish's 161 congregations.
25,000 adherents: 9.26% of state's Jewish's 270,000 adherents.

Non-Charismatic Churches Independent
1 congregations: 2.13% of state's Non-Charismatic Churches Independent's 47 congregations.
18,000 adherents: 35.61% of state's Non-Charismatic Churches Independent's 50,545 adherents.

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
21 congregations: 3.80% of state's Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's 553 congregations.
16,259 adherents: 5.81% of state's Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's 279,724 adherents.

Presbyterian Church (USA)
9 congregations: 1.99% of state's Presbyterian Church (USA)'s 453 congregations.
10,392 adherents: 7.76% of state's Presbyterian Church (USA)'s 133,977 adherents.

United Methodist Church
19 congregations: 1.37% of state's United Methodist Church's 1,388 congregations.
8,897 adherents: 2.44% of state's United Methodist Church's 365,182 adherents.

Episcopal Church
11 congregations: 5.50% of state's Episcopal Church's 200 congregations.
5,523 adherents: 10.50% of state's Episcopal Church's 52,578 adherents.

Lutheran Church
10 congregations: 1.92% of state's Lutheran Church's 521 congregations.
5,204 adherents: 1.87% of state's Lutheran Church's 278,008 adherents.

United Church of Christ
12 congregations: 3.08% of state's United Church of Christ's 390 congregations.
4,428 adherents: 2.66% of state's United Church of Christ's 166,772 adherents.

Evangelical Free Church of America
19 congregations: 14.96% of state's Evangelical Free Church of America's 127 congregations.
4,381 adherents: 14.90% of state's Evangelical Free Church of America's 29,402 adherents.

Southern Baptist Convention
17 congregations: 1.73% of state's Southern Baptist Convention's 981 congregations.
2,849 adherents: 0.93% of state's Southern Baptist Convention's 305,838 adherents.

Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
7 congregations: 21.21% of state's Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod's 33 congregations.
2,771 adherents: 28.98% of state's Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod's 9,563 adherents.

Muslim Estimate
4 congregations: 5.06% of state's Muslim Estimate's 79 congregations.
2,727 adherents: 2.18% of state's Muslim Estimate's 125,203 adherents.

Assemblies of God
13 congregations: 3.86% of state's Assemblies of God's 337 congregations.
2,608 adherents: 2.69% of state's Assemblies of God's 96,893 adherents.

Baptist General Conference
8 congregations: 10.26% of state's Baptist General Conference's 78 congregations.
2,342 adherents: 12.19% of state's Baptist General Conference's 19,217 adherents.

LDS (Mormon) Church
9 congregations: 7.76% of state's LDS (Mormon) Church's 116 congregations.
2,307 adherents: 6.43% of state's LDS (Mormon) Church's 35,859 adherents.

Missionary Church
2 congregations: 15.38% of state's Missionary Church's 13 congregations.
1,741 adherents: 54.70% of state's Missionary Church's 3,183 adherents.

Christian Churches and Churches of Christ
6 congregations: 1.16% of state's Christian Churches and Churches of Christ's 519 congregations.
1,247 adherents: 0.93% of state's Christian Churches and Churches of Christ's 134,325 adherents.

American Baptist Churches in the USA
5 congregations: 1.69% of state's American Baptist Churches in the USA's 296 congregations.
1,042 adherents: 1.18% of state's American Baptist Churches in the USA's 87,962 adherents.

Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
5 congregations: 4.07% of state's Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)'s 123 congregations.
907 adherents: 4.97% of state's Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)'s 18,246 adherents.

New Testament Association Independent Baptist Churches/Other Fundamental Baptists
3 congregations: 3.37% of state's New Testament Association Independent Baptist Churches/Other Fundamental Baptists' 89 congregations.
880 adherents: 3.54% of state's New Testament Association Independent Baptist Churches/Other Fundamental Baptists' 24,871 adherents.

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
2 congregations: 1.18% of state's Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)'s 170 congregations.
728 adherents: 1.29% of state's Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)'s 56,638 adherents.

National Association of Congregational Christian Churches
1 congregations: 3.45% of state's National Association of Congregational Christian Churches' 29 congregations.
718 adherents: 14.42% of state's National Association of Congregational Christian Churches' 4,979 adherents.

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
2 congregations: 5.71% of state's Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America's 35 congregations.
603 adherents: 1.64% of state's Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America's 36,801 adherents.

Seventh-Day Adventist Church
3 congregations: 2.24% of state's Seventh-Day Adventist Church's 134 congregations.
594 adherents: 2.37% of state's Seventh-Day Adventist Church's 25,046 adherents.

Churches of Christ
7 congregations: 2.39% of state's Churches of Christ's 293 congregations.
572 adherents: 1.95% of state's Churches of Christ's 29,295 adherents.

Unitarian Universalist Association
1 congregations: 2.78% of state's Unitarian Universalist Association's 36 congregations.
512 adherents: 7.07% of state's Unitarian Universalist Association's 7,244 adherents.

Serbian Orthodox Church in the USA
1 congregations: 20.00% of state's Serbian Orthodox Church in the USA's 5 congregations.
500 adherents: 5.93% of state's Serbian Orthodox Church in the USA's 8,430 adherents.

Vineyard USA
1 congregations: 4.17% of state's Vineyard USA's 24 congregations.
475 adherents: 6.52% of state's Vineyard USA's 7,282 adherents.

The Evangelical Covenant Church
2 congregations: 2.90% of state's The Evangelical Covenant Church's 69 congregations.
412 adherents: 2.32% of state's The Evangelical Covenant Church's 17,759 adherents.

Charismatic Churches Independent
1 congregations: 5.88% of state's Charismatic Churches Independent's 17 congregations.
400 adherents: 3.51% of state's Charismatic Churches Independent's 11,398 adherents.

Church of the Nazarene
4 congregations: 1.62% of state's Church of the Nazarene's 247 congregations.
375 adherents: 0.99% of state's Church of the Nazarene's 38,050 adherents.

Baha'i
4 congregations: 8.89% of state's Baha'i's 45 congregations.
311 adherents: 5.84% of state's Baha'i's 5,327 adherents.

Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate Etchmiadzin
1 congregations: 20.00% of state's Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate Etchmiadzin's 5 congregations.
300 adherents: 6.98% of state's Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate Etchmiadzin's 4,296 adherents.

Free Methodist Church of North America
1 congregations: 1.45% of state's Free Methodist Church of North America's 69 congregations.
300 adherents: 5.16% of state's Free Methodist Church of North America's 5,818 adherents.

Presbyterian Church in America
2 congregations: 4.55% of state's Presbyterian Church in America's 44 congregations.
291 adherents: 3.40% of state's Presbyterian Church in America's 8,570 adherents.

International Church of the Foursquare Gospel
4 congregations: 7.14% of state's International Church of the Foursquare Gospel's 56 congregations.
271 adherents: 2.51% of state's International Church of the Foursquare Gospel's 10,785 adherents.

General Association of Regular Baptist Churches
1 congregations: 1.45% of state's General Association of Regular Baptist Churches' 69 congregations.
243 adherents: 2.54% of state's General Association of Regular Baptist Churches' 9,552 adherents.

Conservative Congregational Christian Conference
1 congregations: 10.00% of state's Conservative Congregational Christian Conference's 10 congregations.
192 adherents: 8.95% of state's Conservative Congregational Christian Conference's 2,146 adherents.

Salvation Army
1 congregations: 1.79% of state's Salvation Army's 56 congregations.
158 adherents: 0.69% of state's Salvation Army's 22,765 adherents.

Community Church of Christ
1 congregations: 1.85% of state's Community Church of Christ's 54 congregations.
119 adherents: 2.71% of state's Community Church of Christ's 4,395 adherents.

Church of God of Prophecy
2 congregations: 9.52% of state's Church of God of Prophecy's 21 congregations.
110 adherents: 9.84% of state's Church of God of Prophecy's 1,118 adherents.

Baptist Missionary Association of America
1 congregations: 7.14% of state's Baptist Missionary Association of America's 14 congregations.
107 adherents: 8.91% of state's Baptist Missionary Association of America's 1,201 adherents.

Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate of Cilicia
1 congregations: 33.33% of state's Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate of Cilicia's 3 congregations.
105 adherents: 7.39% of state's Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate of Cilicia's 1,421 adherents.

Pentecostal Church of God
1 congregations: 4.00% of state's Pentecostal Church of God's 25 congregations.
84 adherents: 3.41% of state's Pentecostal Church of God's 2,460 adherents.

Friends (Quakers)
1 congregations: 3.85% of state's Friends (Quakers)'s 26 congregations.
72 adherents: 3.05% of state's Friends (Quakers)'s 2,358 adherents.

American Baptist Association
1 congregations: 5.26% of state's American Baptist Association's 19 congregations.
65 adherents: 5.67% of state's American Baptist Association's 1,146 adherents.

North American Baptist Conference
1 congregations: 9.09% of state's North American Baptist Conference's 11 congregations.
52 adherents: 2.58% of state's North American Baptist Conference's 2,012 adherents.

Mennonite Church USA
1 congregations: 1.92% of state's Mennonite Church USA's 52 congregations.
50 adherents: 0.58% of state's Mennonite Church USA's 8,589 adherents.

Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches
1 congregations: 16.67% of state's Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches' 6 congregations.
46 adherents: 12.81% of state's Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches' 359 adherents.

Orthodox Presbyterian Church
1 congregations: 12.50% of state's Orthodox Presbyterian Church's 8 congregations.
44 adherents: 5.45% of state's Orthodox Presbyterian Church's 808 adherents.

Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)
1 congregations: 0.95% of state's Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)'s 105 congregations.
20 adherents: 0.20% of state's Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)'s 10,028 adherents.

Buddhists
3 congregations: 4.76% of state's Buddhists' 63 congregations.

Calvary Chapel Fellowship Churches
1 congregations: 11.11% of state's Calvary Chapel Fellowship Churches' 9 congregations.

Christian and Missionary Alliance
1 congregations: 1.85% of state's Christian and Missionary Alliance's 54 congregations.

Sikhs
1 congregations: 33.33% of state's Sikhs' 3 congregations.

Southwide Baptist Fellowship
1 congregations: 14.29% of state's Southwide Baptist Fellowship's 7 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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