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Greenville, OH Micro Area - Metro Area Membership Report (2020)

Exact definitions of "congregations" and "adherents" vary by religious body. Congregations may be parishes, churches, synagogues, mosques, temples, or another site where a religious body has regularly scheduled worship services. Adherents generally are members, children who are not members, and others who are not members but are considered participants in the congregation.

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Religious Bodies Tradition Family Congregations Adherents Adherence Rate
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 5 6,395 123.26
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 10 5,340 102.93
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 15 3,116 60.06
Church of the Brethren Evangelical Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 7 1,377 26.54
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 6 1,057 20.37
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 2 1,000 19.27
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 4 958 18.47
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 3 575 11.08
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1 471 9.08
Old German Baptist Brethren Church Evangelical Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 4 405 7.81
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 1 356 6.86
Missionary Church, The Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 355 6.84
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 346 6.67
Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 334 6.44
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 260 5.01
Wesleyan Church Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 239 4.61
Old German Baptist Brethren Church, New Conference Evangelical Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 2 224 4.32
Old Order German Baptist Church Evangelical Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 2 183 3.53
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 157 3.03
Christian and Missionary Alliance Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 127 2.45
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 127 2.45
Old Brethren (Goshen) Evangelical Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 104 2.00
Open Bible Churches Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 70 1.35
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 1 40 0.77
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 35 0.67
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 1 35 0.67
Old Brethren (California) Evangelical Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 31 0.60
Unitarian Universalist Association Other Christians Liberal Family 1 29 0.56
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 23 0.44
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 1 0.02
Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches Mainline Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 4
Church of God, Mountain Assembly, Inc. Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
North American Lutheran Church Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1
Evangelical Presbyterian Church (1981) Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 2
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
           

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population


The population of this metro area was 51,881 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (23,770) included 45.8% of the total population in 2020. The adherence rate is the number of adherents of a given group per 1,000 people in the general population.

Note that data collection methods for religious bodies change over time, affecting the comparability of statistics. For further information, see the U.S. Religion Census website at https://www.usreligioncensus.org/.

The 2020 data were collected by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB) and include data for 372 religious bodies or groups. Of these, the ASARB was able to gather data on congregations and adherents for 217 and on congregations only for 155.

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