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Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregation: 48.19%
Here48.2%
USA50.2%
Total adherents in this county: 1,074,268, state total: 11,461,411
Total congregations in this county: 884, state total: 11,001
County population: 2,229,379

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregation - Main religions


NameMainline Protestant DenominationsEvangelical DenominationsCatholic ChurchOrthodox DenominationsOther Denominations
Congregations217 (24.55%)261 (29.52%)106 (11.99%)30 (3.39%)270 (30.54%)
Adherents64,597 (6.0%)
County6.0%
State11.4%
41,437 (3.9%)
County3.9%
State4.9%
644,066 (60.0%)
County60.0%
State65.9%
27,122 (2.5%)
County2.5%
State0.9%
297,046 (27.7%)
County27.7%
State16.9%


Religion details

NameCatholic ChurchJewishMuslim EstimateGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of AmericaAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Congregations106 (12.0%)159 (18.0%)31 (3.5%)8 (0.9%)33 (3.7%)
Adherents644,066 (60.0%)
County60.0%
State65.9%
238,000 (22.2%)
County22.2%
State14.4%
52,038 (4.8%)
County4.8%
State2.0%
16,959 (1.6%)
County1.6%
State0.5%
14,695 (1.4%)
County1.4%
State1.8%
NameEpiscopal ChurchSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodEvangelical Lutheran Church in America
Congregations32 (3.6%)28 (3.2%)28 (3.2%)47 (5.3%)36 (4.1%)
Adherents12,843 (1.2%)
County1.2%
State1.8%
11,031 (1.0%)
County1.0%
State0.6%
10,414 (1.0%)
County1.0%
State3.5%
8,983 (0.8%)
County0.8%
State0.9%
8,109 (0.8%)
County0.8%
State1.5%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of VasiloupulisReformed Church in AmericaLutheran Church
Congregations19 (2.1%)34 (3.8%)3 (0.3%)27 (3.1%)22 (2.5%)
Adherents6,917 (0.6%)
County0.6%
State0.4%
6,108 (0.6%)
County0.6%
State1.4%
6,025 (0.6%)
County0.6%
State0.1%
4,114 (0.4%)
County0.4%
State0.6%
3,556 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.7%
NameUnited Church of ChristSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian and Missionary AllianceArmenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate EtchmiadzinChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
Congregations19 (2.1%)38 (4.3%)20 (2.3%)1 (0.1%)14 (1.6%)
Adherents3,333 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.5%
3,179 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.2%
3,147 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.2%
3,000 (0.3%)
County0.3%
State0.1%
1,799 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.2%
NameChurch of the NazareneRomanian Orthodox Archdiocese in America and CanadaConservative Baptist Association of America The Wesleyan ChurchPresbyterian Church in America
Congregations24 (2.7%)2 (0.2%)8 (0.9%)3 (0.3%)7 (0.8%)
Adherents1,745 (0.2%)
County0.2%
State0.2%
1,575 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
1,385 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
1,185 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.4%
1,113 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
NameSalvation ArmyArmenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate of CiliciaChurches of Christ American Diocese Malankara Orthodox Syrian ChurchChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)
Congregations5 (0.6%)1 (0.1%)10 (1.1%)4 (0.5%)7 (0.8%)
Adherents978 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.2%
840 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
821 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.1%
800 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
646 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
NameOrthodox Church in America: Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of AmericaOrthodox Church in America: Territorial DiocesesNational Association of Congregational Christian ChurchesOrthodox Church in America: Albanian Orthodox ArchdioceseChurch of God of Prophecy
Congregations3 (0.3%)2 (0.2%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)5 (0.6%)
Adherents580 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
567 (0.1%)
County0.1%
State0.0%
402 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
400 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
386 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
NameChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Moravian Church in AmericaInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelInternational Council of Community Churches
Congregations4 (0.5%)2 (0.2%)1 (0.1%)2 (0.2%)1 (0.1%)
Adherents266 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
252 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
243 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
195 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
183 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
NameVineyard USA Syrian Orthodox Church in North America Malankara ArchdioceseMissionary ChurchInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchMennonite Church USA
Congregations1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)
Adherents163 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
150 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
148 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
133 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
133 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
NameUnitarian Universalist AssociationGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesChristian Reformed Church in North AmericaFree Methodist Church of North America The Evangelical Covenant Church
Congregations2 (0.2%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)4 (0.5%)1 (0.1%)
Adherents91 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
74 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
65 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
62 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.1%
61 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
NameFriends (Quakers)Evangelical Free Church of AmericaApostolic Christian Churches (Nazarean)Ukranian Orthodox Church of the USAWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Congregations1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)
Adherents61 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
50 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
50 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
45 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
32 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
NameAssociation Reformed Presbyterian Church U.S. Conference of Mennonite Brethren ChurchesHoly Orthodox Church in North America
Congregations1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)1 (0.1%)
Adherents27 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
24 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%
21 (0.0%)
County0.0%
State0.0%

Catholic Church
106 congregations: 5.94% of state's Catholic Church's 1,784 congregations.
644,066 adherents: 8.53% of state's Catholic Church's 7,550,491 adherents.

Jewish
159 congregations: 15.98% of state's Jewish's 995 congregations.
238,000 adherents: 14.39% of state's Jewish's 1,653,870 adherents.

Muslim Estimate
31 congregations: 21.53% of state's Muslim Estimate's 144 congregations.
52,038 adherents: 23.23% of state's Muslim Estimate's 223,968 adherents.

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
8 congregations: 12.50% of state's Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America's 64 congregations.
16,959 adherents: 27.62% of state's Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America's 61,407 adherents.

American Baptist Churches in the USA
33 congregations: 6.10% of state's American Baptist Churches in the USA's 541 congregations.
14,695 adherents: 7.23% of state's American Baptist Churches in the USA's 203,297 adherents.

Episcopal Church
32 congregations: 4.62% of state's Episcopal Church's 693 congregations.
12,843 adherents: 6.36% of state's Episcopal Church's 201,797 adherents.

Seventh-Day Adventist Church
28 congregations: 11.24% of state's Seventh-Day Adventist Church's 249 congregations.
11,031 adherents: 16.46% of state's Seventh-Day Adventist Church's 66,998 adherents.

United Methodist Church
28 congregations: 1.99% of state's United Methodist Church's 1,404 congregations.
10,414 adherents: 2.58% of state's United Methodist Church's 403,362 adherents.

Assemblies of God
47 congregations: 9.29% of state's Assemblies of God's 506 congregations.
8,983 adherents: 9.15% of state's Assemblies of God's 98,209 adherents.

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
36 congregations: 8.43% of state's Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's 427 congregations.
8,109 adherents: 4.79% of state's Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's 169,329 adherents.

LDS (Mormon) Church
19 congregations: 11.88% of state's LDS (Mormon) Church's 160 congregations.
6,917 adherents: 15.38% of state's LDS (Mormon) Church's 44,987 adherents.

Presbyterian Church (USA)
34 congregations: 4.74% of state's Presbyterian Church (USA)'s 717 congregations.
6,108 adherents: 3.77% of state's Presbyterian Church (USA)'s 162,227 adherents.

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Vasiloupulis
3 congregations: 50.00% of state's Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Vasiloupulis' 6 congregations.
6,025 adherents: 72.94% of state's Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Vasiloupulis' 8,260 adherents.

Reformed Church in America
27 congregations: 10.84% of state's Reformed Church in America's 249 congregations.
4,114 adherents: 6.03% of state's Reformed Church in America's 68,261 adherents.

Lutheran Church
22 congregations: 11.28% of state's Lutheran Church's 195 congregations.
3,556 adherents: 4.35% of state's Lutheran Church's 81,705 adherents.

United Church of Christ
19 congregations: 6.53% of state's United Church of Christ's 291 congregations.
3,333 adherents: 5.65% of state's United Church of Christ's 58,949 adherents.

Southern Baptist Convention
38 congregations: 17.35% of state's Southern Baptist Convention's 219 congregations.
3,179 adherents: 13.05% of state's Southern Baptist Convention's 24,364 adherents.

Christian and Missionary Alliance
20 congregations: 12.42% of state's Christian and Missionary Alliance's 161 congregations.
3,147 adherents: 13.04% of state's Christian and Missionary Alliance's 24,142 adherents.

Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate Etchmiadzin
1 congregations: 10.00% of state's Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate Etchmiadzin's 10 congregations.
3,000 adherents: 26.40% of state's Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate Etchmiadzin's 11,362 adherents.

Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
14 congregations: 8.64% of state's Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)'s 162 congregations.
1,799 adherents: 7.74% of state's Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)'s 23,248 adherents.

Church of the Nazarene
24 congregations: 15.19% of state's Church of the Nazarene's 158 congregations.
1,745 adherents: 10.01% of state's Church of the Nazarene's 17,433 adherents.

Romanian Orthodox Archdiocese in America and Canada
2 congregations: 100.00% of state's Romanian Orthodox Archdiocese in America and Canada's 2 congregations.
1,575 adherents: 100.00% of state's Romanian Orthodox Archdiocese in America and Canada's 1,575 adherents.

Conservative Baptist Association of America
8 congregations: 7.34% of state's Conservative Baptist Association of America's 109 congregations.
1,385 adherents: 9.91% of state's Conservative Baptist Association of America's 13,971 adherents.

The Wesleyan Church
3 congregations: 2.42% of state's The Wesleyan Church's 124 congregations.
1,185 adherents: 2.83% of state's The Wesleyan Church's 41,898 adherents.

Presbyterian Church in America
7 congregations: 26.92% of state's Presbyterian Church in America's 26 congregations.
1,113 adherents: 23.93% of state's Presbyterian Church in America's 4,651 adherents.

Salvation Army
5 congregations: 5.15% of state's Salvation Army's 97 congregations.
978 adherents: 4.06% of state's Salvation Army's 24,065 adherents.

Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate of Cilicia
1 congregations: 20.00% of state's Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate of Cilicia's 5 congregations.
840 adherents: 31.58% of state's Armenian Apostolic Church/Catholicossate of Cilicia's 2,660 adherents.

Churches of Christ
10 congregations: 10.42% of state's Churches of Christ's 96 congregations.
821 adherents: 8.42% of state's Churches of Christ's 9,749 adherents.

American Diocese Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church
4 congregations: 18.18% of state's American Diocese Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church's 22 congregations.
800 adherents: 14.95% of state's American Diocese Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church's 5,350 adherents.

Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)
7 congregations: 20.00% of state's Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)'s 35 congregations.
646 adherents: 23.30% of state's Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)'s 2,772 adherents.

Orthodox Church in America: Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America
3 congregations: 75.00% of state's Orthodox Church in America: Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America's 4 congregations.
580 adherents: 53.70% of state's Orthodox Church in America: Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America's 1,080 adherents.

Orthodox Church in America: Territorial Dioceses
2 congregations: 6.45% of state's Orthodox Church in America: Territorial Dioceses' 31 congregations.
567 adherents: 10.36% of state's Orthodox Church in America: Territorial Dioceses' 5,471 adherents.

National Association of Congregational Christian Churches
1 congregations: 7.69% of state's National Association of Congregational Christian Churches' 13 congregations.
402 adherents: 22.30% of state's National Association of Congregational Christian Churches' 1,803 adherents.

Orthodox Church in America: Albanian Orthodox Archdiocese
1 congregations: 50.00% of state's Orthodox Church in America: Albanian Orthodox Archdiocese's 2 congregations.
400 adherents: 66.67% of state's Orthodox Church in America: Albanian Orthodox Archdiocese's 600 adherents.

Church of God of Prophecy
5 congregations: 11.36% of state's Church of God of Prophecy's 44 congregations.
386 adherents: 9.50% of state's Church of God of Prophecy's 4,062 adherents.

Christian Churches and Churches of Christ
4 congregations: 6.25% of state's Christian Churches and Churches of Christ's 64 congregations.
266 adherents: 4.03% of state's Christian Churches and Churches of Christ's 6,607 adherents.

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
2 congregations: 4.44% of state's Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)'s 45 congregations.
252 adherents: 3.58% of state's Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)'s 7,040 adherents.

Moravian Church in America
1 congregations: 9.09% of state's Moravian Church in America's 11 congregations.
243 adherents: 7.07% of state's Moravian Church in America's 3,435 adherents.

International Church of the Foursquare Gospel
2 congregations: 13.33% of state's International Church of the Foursquare Gospel's 15 congregations.
195 adherents: 18.19% of state's International Church of the Foursquare Gospel's 1,072 adherents.

International Council of Community Churches
1 congregations: 9.09% of state's International Council of Community Churches' 11 congregations.
183 adherents: 4.02% of state's International Council of Community Churches' 4,552 adherents.

Vineyard USA
1 congregations: 6.67% of state's Vineyard USA's 15 congregations.
163 adherents: 5.67% of state's Vineyard USA's 2,875 adherents.

Syrian Orthodox Church in North America Malankara Archdiocese
1 congregations: 12.50% of state's Syrian Orthodox Church in North America Malankara Archdiocese's 8 congregations.
150 adherents: 11.36% of state's Syrian Orthodox Church in North America Malankara Archdiocese's 1,320 adherents.

Missionary Church
1 congregations: 20.00% of state's Missionary Church's 5 congregations.
148 adherents: 28.52% of state's Missionary Church's 519 adherents.

International Pentecostal Holiness Church
1 congregations: 16.67% of state's International Pentecostal Holiness Church's 6 congregations.
133 adherents: 26.87% of state's International Pentecostal Holiness Church's 495 adherents.

Mennonite Church USA
1 congregations: 2.63% of state's Mennonite Church USA's 38 congregations.
133 adherents: 4.80% of state's Mennonite Church USA's 2,768 adherents.

Unitarian Universalist Association
2 congregations: 3.23% of state's Unitarian Universalist Association's 62 congregations.
91 adherents: 0.73% of state's Unitarian Universalist Association's 12,489 adherents.

General Association of Regular Baptist Churches
1 congregations: 0.69% of state's General Association of Regular Baptist Churches' 145 congregations.
74 adherents: 0.45% of state's General Association of Regular Baptist Churches' 16,300 adherents.

Christian Reformed Church in North America
1 congregations: 9.09% of state's Christian Reformed Church in North America's 11 congregations.
65 adherents: 2.35% of state's Christian Reformed Church in North America's 2,770 adherents.

Free Methodist Church of North America
4 congregations: 4.88% of state's Free Methodist Church of North America's 82 congregations.
62 adherents: 0.65% of state's Free Methodist Church of North America's 9,482 adherents.

The Evangelical Covenant Church
1 congregations: 6.67% of state's The Evangelical Covenant Church's 15 congregations.
61 adherents: 1.64% of state's The Evangelical Covenant Church's 3,710 adherents.

Friends (Quakers)
1 congregations: 1.75% of state's Friends (Quakers)'s 57 congregations.
61 adherents: 1.74% of state's Friends (Quakers)'s 3,502 adherents.

Evangelical Free Church of America
1 congregations: 3.03% of state's Evangelical Free Church of America's 33 congregations.
50 adherents: 1.24% of state's Evangelical Free Church of America's 4,034 adherents.

Apostolic Christian Churches (Nazarean)
1 congregations: 50.00% of state's Apostolic Christian Churches (Nazarean)'s 2 congregations.
50 adherents: 33.33% of state's Apostolic Christian Churches (Nazarean)'s 150 adherents.

Ukranian Orthodox Church of the USA
1 congregations: 5.26% of state's Ukranian Orthodox Church of the USA's 19 congregations.
45 adherents: 0.92% of state's Ukranian Orthodox Church of the USA's 4,884 adherents.

Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
1 congregations: 16.67% of state's Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod's 6 congregations.
32 adherents: 5.99% of state's Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod's 534 adherents.

Association Reformed Presbyterian Church
1 congregations: 20.00% of state's Association Reformed Presbyterian Church's 5 congregations.
27 adherents: 8.68% of state's Association Reformed Presbyterian Church's 311 adherents.

U.S. Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches
1 congregations: 100.00% of state's U.S. Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches' 1 congregations.
24 adherents: 100.00% of state's U.S. Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches' 24 adherents.

Holy Orthodox Church in North America
1 congregations: 50.00% of state's Holy Orthodox Church in North America's 2 congregations.
21 adherents: 53.85% of state's Holy Orthodox Church in North America's 39 adherents.

Hindus
36 congregations: 43.37% of state's Hindus' 83 congregations.

Buddhists
16 congregations: 13.22% of state's Buddhists' 121 congregations.

Sikhs
4 congregations: 19.05% of state's Sikhs' 21 congregations.

Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia
3 congregations: 15.79% of state's Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia's 19 congregations.

Taoists
2 congregations: 50.00% of state's Taoists' 4 congregations.

Patriarchal Parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in the USA
1 congregations: 25.00% of state's Patriarchal Parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in the USA's 4 congregations.

Jains
1 congregations: 8.33% of state's Jains' 12 congregations.

Southwide Baptist Fellowship
1 congregations: 25.00% of state's Southwide Baptist Fellowship's 4 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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