Palm Beach County, Florida (FL) Religion Statistics Profile



AdherentsCongregations
Religion20102000Change20102000Change
Catholic210,006 (15.9%)300,456 (26.6%)-30%36360%
Evangelical Protestant143,738 (10.9%)103,489 (9.1%)+39%477275+73%
Other62,520 (4.7%)173,363 (15.3%)-64%12473+70%
Mainline Protestant44,223 (3.4%)53,270 (4.7%)-17%8390-8%
Black Protestant17,533 (1.3%)--47--
Orthodox5,695 (0.4%)1,966 (0.2%)+190%83+167%
None836,419 (63.4%)355,783 (31.5%)+135%---
Total Adherents483,715 (36.6%)775,401 (68.5%)-38%775477+62%

All Religions Details

AdherentsCongregations
Religion20102000Change20102000Change
Catholic Church210,006 (159.1‰)--36--
Non-denominational52,936 (40.1‰)--86--
Southern Baptist Convention34,395 (26.1‰)42,099 (37.2‰)-18%12753+140%
United Methodist Church, The17,668 (13.4‰)18,616 (16.5‰)-5%2122-5%
Conservative Judaism15,568 (11.8‰)--12--
Reform Judaism14,429 (10.9‰)--9--
Muslim estimate11,426 (8.7‰)841 (0.7‰)+1,259%91+800%
Episcopal Church10,519 (8.0‰)11,124 (9.8‰)-5%2022-9%
Assemblies of God10,272 (7.8‰)8,259 (7.3‰)+24%1816+13%
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.7,517 (5.7‰)24 (0.0‰)+31,221%87+14%
International Pentecostal Holiness Church7,491 (5.7‰)2,909 (2.6‰)+158%199+111%
Seventh-day Adventist Church7,352 (5.6‰)3,069 (2.7‰)+140%2417+41%
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)7,205 (5.5‰)5,888 (5.2‰)+22%4736+31%
Orthodox Judaism7,000 (5.3‰)--28--
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The5,930 (4.5‰)3,160 (2.8‰)+88%78-13%
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)5,262 (4.0‰)7,120 (6.3‰)-26%1514+7%
Lutheran Church5,245 (4.0‰)5,027 (4.4‰)+4%119+22%
African Methodist Episcopal Church4,005 (3.0‰)--18--
United Church of Christ3,852 (2.9‰)3,990 (3.5‰)-3%770%
Presbyterian Church in America3,795 (2.9‰)3,430 (3.0‰)+11%117+57%
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America3,765 (2.9‰)7,121 (6.3‰)-47%11110%
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America3,750 (2.8‰)1,341 (1.2‰)+180%21+100%
National Baptist Convention of America, Inc.3,492 (2.6‰)--2--
Hindu, Traditional Temples3,000 (2.3‰)--1--
Church of the Nazarene2,764 (2.1‰)2,448 (2.2‰)+13%15150%
Christian and Missionary Alliance, The2,708 (2.0‰)1,851 (1.6‰)+46%1917+12%
Churches of Christ2,696 (2.0‰)2,420 (2.1‰)+11%1211+9%
National Association of Congregational Christian Churches2,166 (1.6‰)1,797 (1.6‰)+21%12-50%
Baha'i1,968 (1.5‰)1,851 (1.6‰)+6%10100%
Hindu, Indian-American Hindu Temple Association1,742 (1.3‰)--1--
National Missionary Baptist Convention, Inc.1,184 (0.9‰)--5--
Church of God in Christ1,157 (0.9‰)--8--
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ1,142 (0.9‰)1,439 (1.3‰)-21%57-29%
North American Baptist Conference1,125 (0.8‰)300 (0.3‰)+275%82+300%
Church of God of Prophecy1,073 (0.8‰)628 (0.6‰)+71%1613+23%
Armenian Church of North America (Catholicosate of Etchmiadzin)1,000 (0.8‰)1,700 (1.5‰)-41%110%
Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ732 (0.6‰)--1--
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)644 (0.5‰)958 (0.8‰)-33%330%
Buddhism, Mahayana623 (0.5‰)--2--
Coptic Orthodox Church605 (0.5‰)--2--
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)398 (0.3‰)952 (0.8‰)-58%56-17%
Salvation Army356 (0.3‰)506 (0.4‰)-30%330%
Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations353 (0.3‰)511 (0.5‰)-31%220%
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod301 (0.2‰)149 (0.1‰)+102%12-50%
International Churches of Christ298 (0.2‰)-----
Christian Reformed Church in North America253 (0.2‰)477 (0.4‰)-47%23-33%
Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America230 (0.2‰)386 (0.3‰)-40%110%
Free Methodist Church of North America213 (0.2‰)130 (0.1‰)+64%440%
National Association of Free Will Baptists211 (0.2‰)99 (0.1‰)+113%21+100%
Hindu, Post Renaissance204 (0.2‰)--7--
American Baptist Association201 (0.1‰)361 (0.3‰)-44%24-50%
Metropolitan Community Churches, Universal Fellowship of184 (0.1‰)--2--
Converge Worldwide/Baptist General Conference180 (0.1‰)72 (0.1‰)+150%21+100%
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church178 (0.1‰)--1--
Evangelical Covenant Church, The156 (0.1‰)281 (0.2‰)-44%13-67%
Community of Christ121 (0.1‰)28 (0.0‰)+332%110%
Orthodox Church in America110 (0.1‰)--2--
Reconstructionist Judaism84 (0.1‰)--1--
Vineyard USA81 (0.1‰)--1--
Reformed Church in America63 (0.1‰)158 (0.1‰)-60%110%
Friends General Conference59 (0.0‰)--1--
Moravian Church in America41 (0.0‰)102 (0.1‰)-60%110%
Orthodox Presbyterian Church39 (0.0‰)58 (0.1‰)-33%110%
Buddhism, Vajrayana39 (0.0‰)--1--
Open Bible Standard Churches, Inc.35 (0.0‰)--1--
Evangelical Free Church of America, The32 (0.0‰)125 (0.1‰)-74%110%
Seventh Day Baptist General Conference, USA and Canada27 (0.0‰)--1--
Wesleyan Church, The26 (0.0‰)118 (0.1‰)-78%12-50%
Hindu, Renaissance24 (0.0‰)--2--
Zoroastrian9 (0.0‰)---1-
Southern Methodist Church---1--
American Baptist Churches in the USA-60 (0.1‰)--1-
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches-400 (0.4‰)-32+50%
Conservative Baptist Association of America-100 (0.1‰)-110%
Anglican Church in North America---1--
Apostolic Lutheran Church of America---1--
International Pentecostal Church of Christ-15 (0.0‰)--1-
Jain---110%
North American Lutheran Church---1--
Brethren in Christ Church-177 (0.2‰)-43+33%
Union of Messianic Jewish Congregations---1--
Unity of the Brethren---1--
United Pentecostal Church International---3--
Catholic Church-300,456 (265.6‰)--36-
Calvary Chapel Fellowship Churches---75+40%
Church of Christ, Scientist---6--
Jehovah's Witnesses---16--
New Apostolic Church of North America, National Organization of the---3--
Unity Churches, Association of---4--
Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith, Inc.---2--
Church of the Brethren---1--
Church of God by Faith, Inc.---3--
Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship---3--
Christian Brethren---1--
Independent Baptist Fellowship International---1--
Church of God (Seventh Day)---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.