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Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregation: 44.13%
Here44.1%
USA50.2%
Total adherents in this county: 38,701, state total: 1,711,426
Total congregations in this county: 100, state total: 4,584
County population: 87,704

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregation - Main religions


NameMainline Protestant DenominationsEvangelical DenominationsCatholic ChurchOrthodox DenominationsOther Denominations
Congregations46 (46.00%)42 (42.00%)9 (9.00%)0 (0.00%)3 (3.00%)
Adherents16,158 (41.8%)
County41.8%
State45.5%
10,626 (27.5%)
County27.5%
State20.0%
10,811 (27.9%)
County27.9%
State32.6%
-
County0.0%
State0.2%
1,106 (2.9%)
County2.9%
State1.7%


Religion details

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristLutheran Church
Congregations9 (9.0%)8 (8.0%)14 (14.0%)5 (5.0%)6 (6.0%)
Adherents10,811 (27.9%)
County27.9%
State32.6%
6,036 (15.6%)
County15.6%
State15.7%
4,700 (12.1%)
County12.1%
State14.5%
2,592 (6.7%)
County6.7%
State1.5%
2,470 (6.4%)
County6.4%
State7.0%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)United Church of ChristChurch of the NazareneCommunity Church of ChristLDS (Mormon) Church
Congregations12 (12.0%)7 (7.0%)2 (2.0%)5 (5.0%)2 (2.0%)
Adherents2,058 (5.3%)
County5.3%
State4.1%
1,733 (4.5%)
County4.5%
State2.9%
1,221 (3.2%)
County3.2%
State0.6%
1,117 (2.9%)
County2.9%
State0.4%
941 (2.4%)
County2.4%
State0.9%
NameChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)American Baptist Churches in the USA Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentPentecostal Church of GodSouthern Baptist Convention
Congregations2 (2.0%)2 (2.0%)2 (2.0%)2 (2.0%)2 (2.0%)
Adherents808 (2.1%)
County2.1%
State3.2%
708 (1.8%)
County1.8%
State1.5%
570 (1.5%)
County1.5%
State0.6%
445 (1.1%)
County1.1%
State0.0%
393 (1.0%)
County1.0%
State0.8%
NameSalvation ArmyChurches of ChristChristian and Missionary AllianceChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Assemblies of God
Congregations1 (1.0%)1 (1.0%)2 (2.0%)2 (2.0%)4 (4.0%)
Adherents296 (0.8%)
County0.8%
State0.5%
290 (0.7%)
County0.7%
State0.2%
248 (0.6%)
County0.6%
State0.3%
242 (0.6%)
County0.6%
State0.1%
202 (0.5%)
County0.5%
State1.6%
NameJewishGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesEvangelical Free Church of AmericaEpiscopal ChurchSeventh-Day Adventist Church
Congregations-2 (2.0%)1 (1.0%)1 (1.0%)1 (1.0%)
Adherents150 (0.4%)
County0.4%
State0.4%
130 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.8%
120 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.8%
115 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.7%
107 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.3%
NameChurch of the BrethrenWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodChurch of God of ProphecyBaha'i
Congregations1 (1.0%)1 (1.0%)1 (1.0%)-
Adherents87 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.2%
53 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
43 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
15 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%

Catholic Church
9 congregations: 1.77% of state's Catholic Church's 508 congregations.
10,811 adherents: 1.94% of state's Catholic Church's 558,092 adherents.

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
8 congregations: 1.57% of state's Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's 510 congregations.
6,036 adherents: 2.25% of state's Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's 268,543 adherents.

United Methodist Church
14 congregations: 1.62% of state's United Methodist Church's 862 congregations.
4,700 adherents: 1.89% of state's United Methodist Church's 248,211 adherents.

Christian Churches and Churches of Christ
5 congregations: 3.91% of state's Christian Churches and Churches of Christ's 128 congregations.
2,592 adherents: 10.21% of state's Christian Churches and Churches of Christ's 25,391 adherents.

Lutheran Church
6 congregations: 2.04% of state's Lutheran Church's 294 congregations.
2,470 adherents: 2.06% of state's Lutheran Church's 120,075 adherents.

Presbyterian Church (USA)
12 congregations: 3.92% of state's Presbyterian Church (USA)'s 306 congregations.
2,058 adherents: 2.94% of state's Presbyterian Church (USA)'s 69,974 adherents.

United Church of Christ
7 congregations: 3.59% of state's United Church of Christ's 195 congregations.
1,733 adherents: 3.52% of state's United Church of Christ's 49,205 adherents.

Church of the Nazarene
2 congregations: 2.86% of state's Church of the Nazarene's 70 congregations.
1,221 adherents: 11.09% of state's Church of the Nazarene's 11,011 adherents.

Community Church of Christ
5 congregations: 8.20% of state's Community Church of Christ's 61 congregations.
1,117 adherents: 18.20% of state's Community Church of Christ's 6,137 adherents.

LDS (Mormon) Church
2 congregations: 3.23% of state's LDS (Mormon) Church's 62 congregations.
941 adherents: 6.18% of state's LDS (Mormon) Church's 15,236 adherents.

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
2 congregations: 1.37% of state's Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)'s 146 congregations.
808 adherents: 1.46% of state's Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)'s 55,157 adherents.

American Baptist Churches in the USA
2 congregations: 1.77% of state's American Baptist Churches in the USA's 113 congregations.
708 adherents: 2.76% of state's American Baptist Churches in the USA's 25,646 adherents.

Non-Charismatic Churches Independent
2 congregations: 15.38% of state's Non-Charismatic Churches Independent's 13 congregations.
570 adherents: 5.13% of state's Non-Charismatic Churches Independent's 11,110 adherents.

Pentecostal Church of God
2 congregations: 33.33% of state's Pentecostal Church of God's 6 congregations.
445 adherents: 62.32% of state's Pentecostal Church of God's 714 adherents.

Southern Baptist Convention
2 congregations: 2.67% of state's Southern Baptist Convention's 75 congregations.
393 adherents: 2.95% of state's Southern Baptist Convention's 13,322 adherents.

Salvation Army
1 congregations: 5.26% of state's Salvation Army's 19 congregations.
296 adherents: 3.21% of state's Salvation Army's 9,230 adherents.

Churches of Christ
1 congregations: 1.41% of state's Churches of Christ's 71 congregations.
290 adherents: 6.86% of state's Churches of Christ's 4,229 adherents.

Christian and Missionary Alliance
2 congregations: 8.33% of state's Christian and Missionary Alliance's 24 congregations.
248 adherents: 5.28% of state's Christian and Missionary Alliance's 4,694 adherents.

Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
2 congregations: 11.11% of state's Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)'s 18 congregations.
242 adherents: 19.88% of state's Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)'s 1,217 adherents.

Assemblies of God
4 congregations: 2.92% of state's Assemblies of God's 137 congregations.
202 adherents: 0.72% of state's Assemblies of God's 28,026 adherents.

Jewish
150 adherents: 2.34% of state's Jewish's 6,400 adherents.

General Association of Regular Baptist Churches
2 congregations: 1.98% of state's General Association of Regular Baptist Churches' 101 congregations.
130 adherents: 0.90% of state's General Association of Regular Baptist Churches' 14,390 adherents.

Evangelical Free Church of America
1 congregations: 1.27% of state's Evangelical Free Church of America's 79 congregations.
120 adherents: 0.92% of state's Evangelical Free Church of America's 13,087 adherents.

Episcopal Church
1 congregations: 1.56% of state's Episcopal Church's 64 congregations.
115 adherents: 0.90% of state's Episcopal Church's 12,730 adherents.

Seventh-Day Adventist Church
1 congregations: 2.13% of state's Seventh-Day Adventist Church's 47 congregations.
107 adherents: 2.39% of state's Seventh-Day Adventist Church's 4,476 adherents.

Church of the Brethren
1 congregations: 3.70% of state's Church of the Brethren's 27 congregations.
87 adherents: 2.54% of state's Church of the Brethren's 3,423 adherents.

Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
1 congregations: 8.33% of state's Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod's 12 congregations.
53 adherents: 3.02% of state's Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod's 1,756 adherents.

Church of God of Prophecy
1 congregations: 10.00% of state's Church of God of Prophecy's 10 congregations.
43 adherents: 10.21% of state's Church of God of Prophecy's 421 adherents.

Baha'i
15 adherents: 1.48% of state's Baha'i's 1,012 adherents.

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

The Primitive Baptist Church
1 congregations: 16.67% of state's The Primitive Baptist Church's 6 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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