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Colorado Springs, CO Metro 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
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 23 123,684 163.80
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 88 95,574 126.57
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 46 22,719 30.09
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 49 13,036 17.26
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 19 9,199 12.18
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 20 5,866 7.77
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 15 5,162 6.84
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 8 4,419 5.85
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 8 4,069 5.39
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 9 3,354 4.44
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 15 2,620 3.47
Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 7 2,520 3.34
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 8 2,353 3.12
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 7 2,309 3.06
Buddhism, Mahayana Buddhism Buddhism Family 1 2,206 2.92
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 4 1,970 2.61
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. Mainline Protestant Baptist Family 6 1,917 2.54
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 9 1,703 2.26
Church of God in Christ Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 9 1,516 2.01
Christian and Missionary Alliance Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 5 1,453 1.92
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 5 1,398 1.85
Wesleyan Church Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 5 1,379 1.83
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 3 1,221 1.62
Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 3 1,024 1.36
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 5 907 1.20
Muslim Estimate Islam Islam Family 3 732 0.97
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 3 622 0.82
African Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 1 600 0.79
Unitarian Universalist Association Other Christians Liberal Family 2 558 0.74
Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International Black Protestant Baptist Family 3 540 0.72
National Baptist Convention of America International, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 1 400 0.53
Reformed Church in America Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 382 0.51
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 2 374 0.50
Open Bible Churches Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 360 0.48
Orthodox Church in America, The Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) Family 2 360 0.48
Mennonite Church, USA Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 2 356 0.47
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 2 338 0.45
Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America (Covenanters) Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 324 0.43
Full Gospel Christian Assemblies International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 300 0.40
Hindu Yoga and Meditation Hinduism 3 296 0.39
Salvation Army Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 285 0.38
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3 262 0.35
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) Family 1 250 0.33
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 240 0.32
Free Methodist Church – USA Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 212 0.28
Apostolic Christian Church (Nazarene) - East Conference Evangelical Protestant Froehlich Churches Family 1 206 0.27
Evangelical Covenant Church Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 3 188 0.25
International Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 183 0.24
American Baptist Association Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 178 0.24
Reform Judaism Judaism Judaism Family 1 162 0.21
Christian Reformed Church in North America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 151 0.20
Association of Vineyard Churches Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 116 0.15
Buddhism, Vajrayana Buddhism Buddhism Family 1 110 0.15
Reformed Church in the United States Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 104 0.14
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 5 102 0.14
Buddhism, Theravada Buddhism Buddhism Family 1 100 0.13
Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches Mainline Protestant Other Groups Family 1 98 0.13
Primitive Baptists Associations Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 94 0.12
Evangelical Friends Church International Evangelical Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 80 0.11
Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) Family 1 80 0.11
Friends General Conference Mainline Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 41 0.05
Seventh Day Baptist General Conference of the United States and Canada Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 37 0.05
United Reformed Churches in North America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 32 0.04
National Association of Free Will Baptists Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 29 0.04
Evangelical Presbyterian Church (1981) Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
Reformed Episcopal Church Evangelical Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1
American Sikh Council Other Other Groups Family 1
ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
Anglican Province of Christ the King Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1
Anglican Church in America Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1
United Church of God Other Christians Adventist Family 1
Twelve Tribes Evangelical Protestant 1
Chabad Judaism Judaism 1
Anglican Church in North America Evangelical Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 2
Converge Worldwide Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 3
Berean Fellowship of Churches Evangelical Protestant Independent Fundamentalist Family 1
Calvary Chapel Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2
Church of Christ, Scientist Other Christians Christian Science Family 1
Unity Churches, Association of Other Christians Other Groups Family 1
General Conference of the Church of God (Seventh Day) Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 1
Church of God of Prophecy Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Community of Christ Evangelical Protestant Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1
Conservative Baptist Association of America (CBAmerica) Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
Evangelical Free Church of America Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 9
Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches Mainline Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 2
New Apostolic Church USA Other Christians Other Groups Family 1
North American Lutheran Church Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 2
Orthodox Presbyterian Church Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
Christian Brethren (Plymouth Brethren) Evangelical Protestant Independent Fundamentalist Family 2
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 4
           

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population


The population of this metro area was 755,105 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (323,460) included 42.8% 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 https://www.usreligioncensus.org/.

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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