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Chillicothe, OH 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
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 13 22,470 291.47
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 2 3,521 45.67
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 4 2,848 36.94
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 24 2,638 34.22
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 3 762 9.88
Wesleyan Church Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 611 7.93
Stauffer Mennonite Church Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 2 566 7.34
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 1 511 6.63
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1 471 6.11
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 1 370 4.80
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 5 357 4.63
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 3 329 4.27
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2 289 3.75
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. Mainline Protestant Baptist Family 1 263 3.41
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 6 258 3.35
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 2 202 2.62
Church of God in Christ Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 190 2.46
African Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 2 180 2.33
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 1 164 2.13
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 144 1.87
Salvation Army Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 111 1.44
Riverdale Old Order (Virginia) Mennonite Conference Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 1 105 1.36
Mennonite Christian Fellowship Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 1 102 1.32
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 91 1.18
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 1 90 1.17
Nationwide Fellowship Mennonite Churches Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 1 81 1.05
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 74 0.96
National Association of Free Will Baptists Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 67 0.87
Church of the Brethren Evangelical Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 43 0.56
Stauffer Mennonite (independent groups) Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 1 39 0.51
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 1 32 0.42
Amish Groups, undifferentiated Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 1 31 0.40
Friends United Meeting Mainline Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 21 0.27
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 3 0.04
International Pentecostal Church of Christ Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Higher Ground Always Abounding Assemblies Evangelical Protestant 1
Grace Communion International Evangelical Protestant 1
Community of Christ Evangelical Protestant Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1
Churches of Christ in Christian Union Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 14
Anglican Church in North America Evangelical Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this metro area was 77,093 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (38,034) included 49.3% 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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