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Mount Pleasant, MI 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 4 11,790 183.09
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 9 2,850 44.26
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 9 1,069 16.60
Amish Groups, undifferentiated Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 7 695 10.79
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 602 9.35
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 3 577 8.96
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 4 515 8.00
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1 474 7.36
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 2 409 6.35
Muslim Estimate Islam Islam Family 1 329 5.11
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 1 274 4.26
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 1 269 4.18
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 209 3.25
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 2 170 2.64
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 1 164 2.55
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 111 1.72
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 108 1.68
Wesleyan Church Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 107 1.66
Unitarian Universalist Association Other Christians Liberal Family 1 91 1.41
Unaffiliated Conservative Mennonite Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 1 34 0.53
Missionary Church, The Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 25 0.39
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 24 0.37
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 19 0.30
Buddhism, Mahayana Buddhism Buddhism Family 1 17 0.26
Church of the United Brethren in Christ, USA Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 1 13 0.20
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 2
Community of Christ Evangelical Protestant Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this metro area was 64,394 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (20,945) included 32.5% 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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