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Monroe County, Wisconsin - 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 9 6,307 136.30
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 5 2,798 60.47
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 8 2,676 57.83
Amish Groups, undifferentiated Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 16 1,961 42.38
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 8 1,690 36.52
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 6 774 16.73
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 2 755 16.32
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3 598 12.92
Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 440 9.51
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 2 260 5.62
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 1 226 4.88
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 195 4.21
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1 193 4.17
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 159 3.44
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 3 148 3.20
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 3 124 2.68
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 2 120 2.59
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. Mainline Protestant Baptist Family 1 105 2.27
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 2 54 1.17
Bethel Fellowship Mennonite Churches Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 1 26 0.56
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 8 0.17
Evangelical Free Church of America Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 3
New Testament Association of Independent Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Orthodox Presbyterian Church Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this county was 46,274 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (19,617) included 42.4% 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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