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Jackson County, Alabama - County 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 63 15,151 288.16
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 1 2,340 44.50
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 8 2,110 40.13
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 17 1,554 29.56
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 19 1,394 26.51
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 13 1,186 22.56
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 8 1,090 20.73
Cumberland Presbyterian Church Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 4 783 14.89
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1 507 9.64
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 3 381 7.25
African Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 3 360 6.85
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 353 6.71
Full Gospel Christian Assemblies International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 220 4.18
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 1 202 3.84
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 1 194 3.69
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 128 2.43
Church of God in Christ Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 100 1.90
Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America Black Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 100 1.90
Primitive Baptists Associations Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 94 1.79
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 28 0.53
Seventh Day Baptist General Conference of the United States and Canada Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 25 0.48
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 20 0.38
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 6 0.11
Bible Methodist Connection of Churches Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1
Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
Church of God of Prophecy Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this county was 52,579 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (28,326) included 53.9% 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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