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Killeen-Temple, TX Metro 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
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 158 58,534 123.13
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 13 55,607 116.98
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 88 47,252 99.40
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 30 12,429 26.15
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 15 7,410 15.59
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 35 5,730 12.05
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 14 3,944 8.30
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 5 3,326 7.00
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 17 2,670 5.62
Church of God in Christ Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 11 2,658 5.59
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 7 1,646 3.46
Buddhism, Mahayana Buddhism Buddhism Family 1 1,629 3.43
African Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 6 1,606 3.38
National Baptist Convention of America International, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 3 1,535 3.23
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 6 1,506 3.17
Buddhism, Theravada Buddhism Buddhism Family 1 1,296 2.73
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 5 1,266 2.66
Muslim Estimate Islam Islam Family 2 1,061 2.23
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 6 981 2.06
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 5 973 2.05
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 5 837 1.76
Hindu, Traditional Temples Hinduism Hinduism Family 1 600 1.26
Full Gospel Christian Assemblies International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3 580 1.22
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 2 486 1.02
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 363 0.76
Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International Black Protestant Baptist Family 2 252 0.53
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 9 251 0.53
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 234 0.49
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 2 203 0.43
Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 3 201 0.42
American Baptist Association Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 162 0.34
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 1 146 0.31
Church of our Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith, Inc. Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 126 0.27
Association of Vineyard Churches Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 100 0.21
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 2 96 0.20
Salvation Army Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 56 0.12
Church of God General Conference (Abrahamic Faith, McDonough, GA) Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 1 38 0.08
International Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 35 0.07
Wesleyan Church Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 20 0.04
Unitarian Universalist Association Other Christians Liberal Family 1 17 0.04
Evangelical Methodist Church Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 7
Unity Churches, Association of Other Christians Other Groups Family 1
Pentecostal Church of God Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 4
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 11
Unity of the Brethren Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 3
ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
Church of God of the Firstborn Evangelical Protestant 1

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this metro area was 475,367 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (217,862) 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

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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