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Scott County, Minnesota - 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
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 14 43,142 285.84
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 8 9,742 64.55
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 4 6,146 40.72
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 10 5,520 36.57
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 5 2,379 15.76
Muslim Estimate Islam Islam Family 1 1,984 13.15
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 6 1,983 13.14
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 4 1,653 10.95
Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 800 5.30
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 3 700 4.64
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1 406 2.69
Association of Free Lutheran Congregations Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 2 225 1.49
Christian Reformed Church in North America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 213 1.41
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 1 177 1.17
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 154 1.02
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 147 0.97
Christian and Missionary Alliance Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 124 0.82
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 1 114 0.76
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 2 97 0.64
Association of Vineyard Churches Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 84 0.56
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 13 0.09
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
Converge Worldwide Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
Grace Gospel Fellowship Evangelical Protestant Independent Fundamentalist Family 1
Unity Churches, Association of Other Christians Other Groups Family 1
North American Baptist Conference Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this county was 150,928 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (75,803) included 50.2% 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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