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Lake City, FL 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 22 18,860 270.60
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 32 10,059 144.32
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 1 2,138 30.68
African Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 7 1,352 19.40
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 11 1,347 19.33
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 2 1,086 15.58
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 8 730 10.47
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 3 640 9.18
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 5 557 7.99
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 4 432 6.20
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 6 405 5.81
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3 329 4.72
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 310 4.45
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 258 3.70
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 213 3.06
American Baptist Association Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 206 2.96
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 2 142 2.04
Advent Christian Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 3 138 1.98
Muslim Estimate Islam Islam Family 1 130 1.87
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 2 123 1.76
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 108 1.55
Church of our Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith, Inc. Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 100 1.43
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 8 0.11
Congregational Methodist Church Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 1
United American Free Will Baptist Denomination, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 1
Congregational Holiness Church Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Pentecostal Church of God Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Grace Communion International Evangelical Protestant 1
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
Anglican Church in North America Evangelical Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1
Church of God, Mountain Assembly, Inc. Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Church of God by Faith, Inc. Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this metro area was 69,698 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (39,671) included 56.9% 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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