New York County, New York (NY) Religion Statistics Profile



AdherentsCongregations
Religion20102000Change20102000Change
Catholic323,325 (20.4%)564,505 (36.7%)-43%109110-1%
Other185,469 (11.7%)359,105 (23.4%)-48%262190+38%
Mainline Protestant88,742 (5.6%)107,588 (7.0%)-18%1931930%
Evangelical Protestant66,211 (4.2%)32,144 (2.1%)+106%215146+47%
Orthodox21,910 (1.4%)12,033 (0.8%)+82%3426+31%
Black Protestant12,440 (0.8%)--52--
None887,776 (56.0%)162,567 (10.6%)+446%---
Total Adherents698,097 (44.0%)1,374,628 (89.4%)-49%865665+30%

All Religions Details

AdherentsCongregations
Religion20102000Change20102000Change
Catholic Church323,325 (203.9‰)--109--
Orthodox Judaism64,000 (40.4‰)--77--
Muslim estimate42,545 (26.8‰)37,078 (24.1‰)+15%2116+31%
Non-denominational42,502 (26.8‰)--54--
Episcopal Church26,178 (16.5‰)23,742 (15.4‰)+10%4647-2%
American Baptist Churches in the USA25,048 (15.8‰)28,611 (18.6‰)-12%41410%
Reform Judaism24,536 (15.5‰)--10--
Buddhism, Mahayana23,982 (15.1‰)--35--
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)10,503 (6.6‰)10,715 (7.0‰)-2%30300%
Reformed Church in America10,268 (6.5‰)12,439 (8.1‰)-17%109+11%
Conservative Judaism9,079 (5.7‰)--9--
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The8,354 (5.3‰)3,825 (2.5‰)+118%1410+40%
United Methodist Church, The7,232 (4.6‰)12,900 (8.4‰)-44%2021-5%
Patriarchal Parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in the USA6,200 (3.9‰)--21+100%
Seventh-day Adventist Church5,393 (3.4‰)6,339 (4.1‰)-15%2115+40%
Assemblies of God4,991 (3.1‰)6,019 (3.9‰)-17%3243-26%
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.4,571 (2.9‰)--17--
African Methodist Episcopal Church4,186 (2.6‰)--13--
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America4,039 (2.5‰)4,725 (3.1‰)-15%1718-6%
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America3,980 (2.5‰)5,403 (3.5‰)-26%1011-9%
Hindu, Indian-American Hindu Temple Association3,791 (2.4‰)--7--
Southern Baptist Convention3,361 (2.1‰)1,634 (1.1‰)+106%2515+67%
United Church of Christ3,214 (2.0‰)4,104 (2.7‰)-22%1013-23%
Armenian Apostolic Church of America (Catholicosate of Cilicia)3,000 (1.9‰)1,400 (0.9‰)+114%110%
Presbyterian Church in America2,646 (1.7‰)1,635 (1.1‰)+62%54+25%
Serbian Orthodox Church in North America2,600 (1.6‰)4,000 (2.6‰)-35%110%
Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations2,261 (1.4‰)2,132 (1.4‰)+6%330%
Buddhism, Vajrayana2,192 (1.4‰)--22--
Baha'i1,942 (1.2‰)1,570 (1.0‰)+24%110%
Christian and Missionary Alliance, The1,605 (1.0‰)1,411 (0.9‰)+14%67-14%
Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc.1,595 (1.0‰)--3--
Armenian Church of North America (Catholicosate of Etchmiadzin)1,570 (1.0‰)6,272 (4.1‰)-75%23-33%
Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia1,530 (1.0‰)--23-33%
Reconstructionist Judaism1,443 (0.9‰)--2--
Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA1,400 (0.9‰)693 (0.5‰)+102%330%
Churches of Christ1,109 (0.7‰)999 (0.6‰)+11%770%
Hindu, Post Renaissance941 (0.6‰)--20--
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church905 (0.6‰)--3--
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)838 (0.5‰)980 (0.6‰)-14%880%
Salvation Army798 (0.5‰)751 (0.5‰)+6%56-17%
International Churches of Christ733 (0.5‰)7,868 (5.1‰)-91%110%
Church of God in Christ730 (0.5‰)--5--
Orthodox Church in America720 (0.5‰)--5--
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)638 (0.4‰)823 (0.5‰)-22%74+75%
Metropolitan Community Churches, Universal Fellowship of589 (0.4‰)--1--
Lutheran Church489 (0.3‰)1,588 (1.0‰)-69%54+25%
Converge Worldwide/Baptist General Conference480 (0.3‰)418 (0.3‰)+15%110%
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church453 (0.3‰)--1--
Hindu, Renaissance337 (0.2‰)--8--
Eritrean Orthodox300 (0.2‰)--2--
Friends General Conference and Friends United Meeting, dually aligned meetings295 (0.2‰)--4--
American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese260 (0.2‰)416 (0.3‰)-38%220%
Foursquare Gospel, International Church of the238 (0.1‰)50 (0.0‰)+376%110%
Coptic Orthodox Church200 (0.1‰)--1--
Vineyard USA153 (0.1‰)144 (0.1‰)+6%110%
International Pentecostal Holiness Church136 (0.1‰)40 (0.0‰)+240%21+100%
Free Methodist Church of North America134 (0.1‰)137 (0.1‰)-2%110%
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ119 (0.1‰)318 (0.2‰)-63%660%
Church of God of Prophecy117 (0.1‰)154 (0.1‰)-24%220%
Church of the Nazarene113 (0.1‰)432 (0.3‰)-74%15-80%
Mennonite Church USA110 (0.1‰)152 (0.1‰)-28%24-50%
Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Diocese of the USA, Canada and Australia100 (0.1‰)600 (0.4‰)-83%110%
Evangelical Covenant Church, The86 (0.1‰)28 (0.0‰)+207%110%
Zoroastrian66 (0.0‰)---1-
Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church50 (0.0‰)--1--
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference26 (0.0‰)29 (0.0‰)-10%110%
Christian Reformed Church in North America18 (0.0‰)--2--
Bruderhof Communities, Inc.11 (0.0‰)--1--
Church of God in Christ, Mennonite5--1--
Sikh---220%
Hindu, Traditional Temples---1--
Korean Presbyterian Church in America---1--
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches-99 (0.1‰)-110%
Grace Brethren Churches, Fellowship of---1--
Conservative Baptist Association of America-590 (0.4‰)-440%
Anglican Church in North America---3--
Korean-American Presbyterian Church---2--
Ethiopian Orthodox---1--
Hungarian Reformed Churches (Additional)---1--
Jain---110%
United Reformed Churches in North America---1--
Tao---110%
United Holy Church of America, Inc.---2--
Swedenborgian Church---2--
Union of Messianic Jewish Congregations---2--
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)-95 (0.1‰)-220%
International Fellowship of Christian Assemblies---1--
United Pentecostal Council of the Assemblies of God---1--
Shinto---1--
United Pentecostal Church International---1--
Catholic Church-564,505 (367.2‰)--110-
Wesleyan Church, The-160 (0.1‰)--1-
Calvary Chapel Fellowship Churches---110%
Church of Christ, Scientist---8--
Community of Christ-74 (0.0‰)--2-
Jehovah's Witnesses---11--
National Missionary Baptist Convention, Inc.---1--
New Apostolic Church of North America, National Organization of the---1--
Unity Churches, Association of---3--
Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith, Inc.---7--
Church of Christ (Holiness), U.S.A.---1--
Pentecostal Fire Baptized Holiness Church---1--
Christian Brethren---2--
International Council of Community Churches-115 (0.1‰)-110%
Reformed Baptist Churches----1-
Fundamental Baptist Fellowship---1--
Alliance of Baptists---2--


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.