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Limestone 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 41 23,036 222.42
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 49 6,645 64.16
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 16 4,392 42.41
Hindu, Traditional Temples Hinduism Hinduism Family 2 4,331 41.82
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 15 4,040 39.01
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 1 2,614 25.24
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 11 1,830 17.67
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 3 1,521 14.69
Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America Black Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 9 1,508 14.56
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 4 528 5.10
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 520 5.02
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 2 494 4.77
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 3 481 4.64
Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International Black Protestant Baptist Family 3 378 3.65
Primitive Baptists Associations Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 3 350 3.38
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 245 2.37
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 215 2.08
Cumberland Presbyterian Church Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 176 1.70
National Primitive Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 1 150 1.45
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 1 115 1.11
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 112 1.08
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 104 1.00
Church of God in Christ Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 100 0.97
National Association of Free Will Baptists Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 100 0.97
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 48 0.46
Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 44 0.42
Apostolic Christian Church of America Evangelical Protestant Froehlich Churches Family 1 42 0.41
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 1 37 0.36
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 7 0.07
Hindu Yoga and Meditation Hinduism 1
Church of God of Prophecy Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this county was 103,570 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (54,163) included 52.3% 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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