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Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregation: 53.25%
Here53.3%
USA50.2%
Total adherents in this county: 212,931, state total: 2,435,373
Total congregations in this county: 382, state total: 8,343
County population: 399,843

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregation - Main religions


NameMainline Protestant DenominationsEvangelical DenominationsCatholic ChurchOrthodox DenominationsOther Denominations
Congregations81 (21.20%)250 (65.45%)36 (9.42%)3 (0.79%)12 (3.14%)
Adherents37,211 (17.5%)
County17.5%
State18.0%
134,286 (63.1%)
County63.1%
State74.1%
36,021 (16.9%)
County16.9%
State6.2%
939 (0.4%)
County0.4%
State0.1%
4,474 (2.1%)
County2.1%
State1.6%


Religion details

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Assemblies of God
Congregations92 (24.1%)36 (9.4%)45 (11.8%)25 (6.5%)34 (8.9%)
Adherents98,565 (46.3%)
County46.3%
State56.7%
36,021 (16.9%)
County16.9%
State6.2%
24,734 (11.6%)
County11.6%
State13.5%
9,712 (4.6%)
County4.6%
State2.8%
6,910 (3.2%)
County3.2%
State2.5%
NameEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA) USA National Primitive Baptist ConventionChurches of ChristAmerican Baptist Association
Congregations15 (3.9%)13 (3.4%)9 (2.4%)19 (5.0%)7 (1.8%)
Adherents6,394 (3.0%)
County3.0%
State1.8%
3,473 (1.6%)
County1.6%
State1.4%
3,342 (1.6%)
County1.6%
State0.7%
3,297 (1.5%)
County1.5%
State4.9%
1,990 (0.9%)
County0.9%
State0.3%
NameMuslim EstimateLutheran Church Charismatic Churches IndependentLDS (Mormon) ChurchBaptist Missionary Association of America
Congregations3 (0.8%)6 (1.6%)3 (0.8%)3 (0.8%)9 (2.4%)
Adherents1,827 (0.9%)
County0.9%
State0.3%
1,743 (0.8%)
County0.8%
State0.5%
1,620 (0.8%)
County0.8%
State0.3%
1,429 (0.7%)
County0.7%
State0.8%
1,281 (0.6%)
County0.6%
State0.1%
NameJewishAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAInterstate and Foreign Landmark Missionary Baptist AssociationChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
Congregations2 (0.5%)1 (0.3%)4 (1.0%)3 (0.8%)1 (0.3%)
Adherents1,100 (0.5%)
County0.5%
State0.4%
1,080 (0.5%)
County0.5%
State0.3%
1,057 (0.5%)
County0.5%
State0.0%
997 (0.5%)
County0.5%
State0.4%
939 (0.4%)
County0.4%
State0.1%
NameChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChurch of the NazareneCommunity Church of ChristInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in America
Congregations3 (0.8%)6 (1.6%)3 (0.8%)4 (1.0%)3 (0.8%)
Adherents835 (0.4%)
County0.4%
State0.2%
799 (0.4%)
County0.4%
State0.6%
746 (0.4%)
County0.4%
State0.1%
671 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.2%
455 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.2%
NameSalvation ArmySeventh-Day Adventist ChurchPresbyterian Church in America The Wesleyan ChurchChurch of God of Prophecy
Congregations2 (0.5%)5 (1.3%)2 (0.5%)1 (0.3%)4 (1.0%)
Adherents329 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.1%
323 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.7%
205 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State1.0%
200 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
184 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.2%
NameChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)Church of the BrethrenUniversal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community ChurchesWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodBaha'i
Congregations4 (1.0%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)
Adherents174 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.2%
146 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
78 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
77 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
76 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
NameVineyard USAUnitarian Universalist AssociationMennonite; Other Groups
Congregations1 (0.3%)1 (0.3%)2 (0.5%)
Adherents44 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
42 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
36 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%

Southern Baptist Convention
92 congregations: 2.92% of state's Southern Baptist Convention's 3,148 congregations.
98,565 adherents: 7.14% of state's Southern Baptist Convention's 1,380,121 adherents.

Catholic Church
36 congregations: 21.43% of state's Catholic Church's 168 congregations.
36,021 adherents: 23.91% of state's Catholic Church's 150,647 adherents.

United Methodist Church
45 congregations: 3.18% of state's United Methodist Church's 1,416 congregations.
24,734 adherents: 7.55% of state's United Methodist Church's 327,734 adherents.

Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
25 congregations: 6.48% of state's Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)'s 386 congregations.
9,712 adherents: 14.12% of state's Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)'s 68,766 adherents.

Assemblies of God
34 congregations: 9.26% of state's Assemblies of God's 367 congregations.
6,910 adherents: 11.52% of state's Assemblies of God's 59,970 adherents.

Episcopal Church
15 congregations: 12.71% of state's Episcopal Church's 118 congregations.
6,394 adherents: 14.20% of state's Episcopal Church's 45,041 adherents.

Presbyterian Church (USA)
13 congregations: 8.23% of state's Presbyterian Church (USA)'s 158 congregations.
3,473 adherents: 10.05% of state's Presbyterian Church (USA)'s 34,551 adherents.

USA National Primitive Baptist Convention
9 congregations: 7.96% of state's USA National Primitive Baptist Convention's 113 congregations.
3,342 adherents: 19.68% of state's USA National Primitive Baptist Convention's 16,984 adherents.

Churches of Christ
19 congregations: 2.12% of state's Churches of Christ's 895 congregations.
3,297 adherents: 2.77% of state's Churches of Christ's 119,049 adherents.

American Baptist Association
7 congregations: 19.44% of state's American Baptist Association's 36 congregations.
1,990 adherents: 31.66% of state's American Baptist Association's 6,286 adherents.

Muslim Estimate
3 congregations: 15.00% of state's Muslim Estimate's 20 congregations.
1,827 adherents: 23.82% of state's Muslim Estimate's 7,670 adherents.

Lutheran Church
6 congregations: 9.52% of state's Lutheran Church's 63 congregations.
1,743 adherents: 15.17% of state's Lutheran Church's 11,488 adherents.

Charismatic Churches Independent
3 congregations: 21.43% of state's Charismatic Churches Independent's 14 congregations.
1,620 adherents: 25.19% of state's Charismatic Churches Independent's 6,430 adherents.

LDS (Mormon) Church
3 congregations: 4.35% of state's LDS (Mormon) Church's 69 congregations.
1,429 adherents: 7.01% of state's LDS (Mormon) Church's 20,397 adherents.

Baptist Missionary Association of America
9 congregations: 52.94% of state's Baptist Missionary Association of America's 17 congregations.
1,281 adherents: 60.83% of state's Baptist Missionary Association of America's 2,106 adherents.

Jewish
2 congregations: 11.11% of state's Jewish's 18 congregations.
1,100 adherents: 12.09% of state's Jewish's 9,100 adherents.

American Baptist Churches in the USA
1 congregations: 33.33% of state's American Baptist Churches in the USA's 3 congregations.
1,080 adherents: 13.01% of state's American Baptist Churches in the USA's 8,304 adherents.

Interstate and Foreign Landmark Missionary Baptist Association
4 congregations: 57.14% of state's Interstate and Foreign Landmark Missionary Baptist Association's 7 congregations.
1,057 adherents: 89.96% of state's Interstate and Foreign Landmark Missionary Baptist Association's 1,175 adherents.

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
3 congregations: 5.36% of state's Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)'s 56 congregations.
997 adherents: 10.42% of state's Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)'s 9,572 adherents.

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
1 congregations: 25.00% of state's Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America's 4 congregations.
939 adherents: 33.58% of state's Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America's 2,796 adherents.

Christian Churches and Churches of Christ
3 congregations: 10.00% of state's Christian Churches and Churches of Christ's 30 congregations.
835 adherents: 21.02% of state's Christian Churches and Churches of Christ's 3,972 adherents.

Church of the Nazarene
6 congregations: 4.88% of state's Church of the Nazarene's 123 congregations.
799 adherents: 5.86% of state's Church of the Nazarene's 13,635 adherents.

Community Church of Christ
3 congregations: 17.65% of state's Community Church of Christ's 17 congregations.
746 adherents: 35.81% of state's Community Church of Christ's 2,083 adherents.

International Pentecostal Holiness Church
4 congregations: 9.52% of state's International Pentecostal Holiness Church's 42 congregations.
671 adherents: 14.58% of state's International Pentecostal Holiness Church's 4,601 adherents.

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
3 congregations: 12.50% of state's Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's 24 congregations.
455 adherents: 8.51% of state's Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's 5,346 adherents.

Salvation Army
2 congregations: 13.33% of state's Salvation Army's 15 congregations.
329 adherents: 13.33% of state's Salvation Army's 2,468 adherents.

Seventh-Day Adventist Church
5 congregations: 6.25% of state's Seventh-Day Adventist Church's 80 congregations.
323 adherents: 1.92% of state's Seventh-Day Adventist Church's 16,792 adherents.

Presbyterian Church in America
2 congregations: 1.85% of state's Presbyterian Church in America's 108 congregations.
205 adherents: 0.85% of state's Presbyterian Church in America's 24,020 adherents.

The Wesleyan Church
1 congregations: 8.33% of state's The Wesleyan Church's 12 congregations.
200 adherents: 8.65% of state's The Wesleyan Church's 2,312 adherents.

Church of God of Prophecy
4 congregations: 4.55% of state's Church of God of Prophecy's 88 congregations.
184 adherents: 4.71% of state's Church of God of Prophecy's 3,908 adherents.

Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)
4 congregations: 5.88% of state's Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)'s 68 congregations.
174 adherents: 4.26% of state's Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)'s 4,082 adherents.

Church of the Brethren
1 congregations: 20.00% of state's Church of the Brethren's 5 congregations.
146 adherents: 47.87% of state's Church of the Brethren's 305 adherents.

Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches
1 congregations: 16.67% of state's Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches' 6 congregations.
78 adherents: 17.57% of state's Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches' 444 adherents.

Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
1 congregations: 33.33% of state's Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod's 3 congregations.
77 adherents: 36.67% of state's Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod's 210 adherents.

Baha'i
1 congregations: 11.11% of state's Baha'i's 9 congregations.
76 adherents: 5.34% of state's Baha'i's 1,423 adherents.

Vineyard USA
1 congregations: 7.69% of state's Vineyard USA's 13 congregations.
44 adherents: 2.31% of state's Vineyard USA's 1,902 adherents.

Unitarian Universalist Association
1 congregations: 11.11% of state's Unitarian Universalist Association's 9 congregations.
42 adherents: 4.78% of state's Unitarian Universalist Association's 879 adherents.

Mennonite; Other Groups
2 congregations: 14.29% of state's Mennonite; Other Groups' 14 congregations.
36 adherents: 6.13% of state's Mennonite; Other Groups' 587 adherents.

The Primitive Baptist Church
2 congregations: 1.36% of state's The Primitive Baptist Church's 147 congregations.

Buddhists
2 congregations: 28.57% of state's Buddhists' 7 congregations.

Coptic Orthodox Church
1 congregations: 50.00% of state's Coptic Orthodox Church's 2 congregations.

Southwide Baptist Fellowship
1 congregations: 5.00% of state's Southwide Baptist Fellowship's 20 congregations.

Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia
1 congregations: 100.00% of state's Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia's 1 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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