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Midland, TX 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
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 51 32,456 185.23
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 6 26,904 153.54
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 37 21,490 122.65
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 2 11,904 67.94
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 18 4,755 27.14
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 8 4,130 23.57
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 7 3,458 19.74
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 7 1,722 9.83
Church of God in Christ Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 5 812 4.63
Muslim Estimate Islam Islam Family 2 782 4.46
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 6 755 4.31
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 2 585 3.34
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 2 553 3.16
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 550 3.14
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 2 420 2.40
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 2 383 2.19
Hindu, Traditional Temples Hinduism Hinduism Family 1 300 1.71
Full Gospel Christian Assemblies International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2 210 1.20
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 1 196 1.12
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 1 160 0.91
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2 154 0.88
Free Methodist Church – USA Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 150 0.86
Salvation Army Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 149 0.85
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 133 0.76
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 130 0.74
Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International Black Protestant Baptist Family 1 126 0.72
African Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 1 126 0.72
Christian and Missionary Alliance Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 122 0.70
Primitive Baptists Associations Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 94 0.54
Pentecostal Assemblies of the World Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 84 0.48
Unitarian Universalist Association Other Christians Liberal Family 1 81 0.46
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 2 77 0.44
Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 64 0.37
American Baptist Association Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 40 0.23
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 21 0.12
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 19 0.11
Church of God of Prophecy Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Community of Christ Evangelical Protestant Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1
General Conference of the Church of God (Seventh Day) Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 2
Christian Brethren (Plymouth Brethren) Evangelical Protestant Independent Fundamentalist Family 1
Anglican Church in North America Evangelical Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 3
Sovereign Grace Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
Every Nation Evangelical Protestant 3
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2
ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
           

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population


The population of this metro area was 175,220 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (114,095) included 65.1% 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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