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Richmond, IN 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 2 4,269 64.14
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 14 2,410 36.21
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 9 2,095 31.48
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 9 2,039 30.64
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 5 1,831 27.51
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 11 1,786 26.84
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3 1,279 19.22
Wesleyan Church Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 1,238 18.60
Amish Groups, undifferentiated Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 10 1,045 15.70
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 4 954 14.33
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. Mainline Protestant Baptist Family 2 775 11.64
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 2 700 10.52
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 7 602 9.05
Friends United Meeting Mainline Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 5 596 8.96
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1 461 6.93
African Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 1 400 6.01
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 1 288 4.33
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 1 210 3.16
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 170 2.55
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 3 154 2.31
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 1 152 2.28
Full Gospel Christian Assemblies International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 150 2.25
Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 139 2.09
Friends General Conference Mainline Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 81 1.22
Independent Yearly Meetings of Friends Mainline Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 2 79 1.19
Salvation Army Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 68 1.02
Christian and Missionary Alliance Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 62 0.93
Church of the Brethren Evangelical Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 51 0.77
Evangelical Church of North America Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 45 0.68
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 43 0.65
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 40 0.60
Unaffiliated Friends Meetings Mainline Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 40 0.60
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 26 0.39
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 2 0 0.00
Churches of Christ in Christian Union Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
Grace Communion International Evangelical Protestant 1
Church of God and Saints of Christ Other Christians Judaism Family 1
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2
           

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population


The population of this metro area was 66,553 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (24,278) included 36.5% 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 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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