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Independent, Charismatic Churches - Rankings by Area (Metro-Areas) [Counties] [States]

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Using data from the 1980-2020 U.S. Religion Census, this list ranks U.S. Metro-Areas on the highest percent of the population in the Independent, Charismatic Churches. You can sort the list by clicking on the column headings.


Rank
2000
Rank
1990
Rank
1980
Metro-Area Percent
2000
Percent
1990
Percent
1980
74 1 1 Lubbock, TX Metro Area 0.65 3.78 0.00
2 1 Portales, NM Micro Area 3.59 0.00
3 1 Muncie, IN Metro Area 3.34 0.00
4 1 Ada, OK Micro Area 2.34 0.00
77 5 1 Tulsa, OK Metro Area 0.59 2.07 0.00
39 6 1 Sonora, CA Micro Area 1.01 2.06 0.00
100 7 1 Gadsden, AL Metro Area 0.48 1.95 0.00
1 8 1 Amarillo, TX Metro Area 4.13 1.84 0.00
70 9 1 Fort Wayne, IN Metro Area 0.68 1.72 0.00
27 10 1 Middlesborough, KY Micro Area 1.16 1.59 0.00
11 1 Sandpoint, ID Micro Area 1.56 0.00
4 12 1 San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX Metro Area 2.60 1.54 0.00
104 13 1 Athens-Clarke County, GA Metro Area 0.45 1.47 0.00
81 14 1 Emporia, KS Micro Area 0.56 1.44 0.00
14 1 Carlsbad-Artesia, NM Micro Area 1.44 0.00
65 16 1 Columbia, MO Metro Area 0.74 1.42 0.00
68 17 1 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Metro Area 0.69 1.28 0.00
29 18 1 Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA Metro Area 1.15 1.27 0.00
19 1 Beeville, TX Micro Area 1.19 0.00
20 1 Bozeman, MT Micro Area 1.15 0.00
21 1 Camden, AR Micro Area 1.14 0.00
22 1 Rolla, MO Micro Area 1.13 0.00
56 23 1 Midland, TX Metro Area 0.89 1.08 0.00
23 1 Arkansas City-Winfield, KS, Micropolitan Statistical Area 1.08 0.00
19 25 1 Fort Collins, CO Metro Area 1.42 1.07 0.00
81 25 1 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL Metro Area 0.56 1.07 0.00
8 27 1 Baton Rouge, LA Metro Area 1.89 1.06 0.00
17 28 1 Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro Area 1.47 1.04 0.00
31 29 1 Brownwood, TX Micro Area 1.13 1.02 0.00
29 1 Española, NM Micro Area 1.02 0.00
121 31 1 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Metro Area 0.35 1.01 0.00
95 32 1 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metro Area 0.50 0.98 0.00
58 33 1 Lewiston, ID-WA Metro Area 0.86 0.97 0.00
2 34 1 Colorado Springs, CO Metro Area 3.16 0.95 0.00
44 34 1 Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Metro Area 0.97 0.95 0.00
138 36 1 Anchorage, AK Metro Area 0.28 0.94 0.00
37 1 Columbus, MS Micro Area 0.93 0.00
104 38 1 Lawrence, KS Metro Area 0.45 0.92 0.00
34 39 1 Danville, IL Metro Area 1.07 0.91 0.00
44 39 1 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area 0.97 0.91 0.00
41 1 Payson, AZ Micro Area 0.90 0.00
22 42 1 Spartanburg, SC Metro Area 1.36 0.89 0.00
42 1 Texarkana, TX-AR Metro Area 0.89 0.00
14 44 1 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area 1.61 0.88 0.00
68 44 1 Boulder, CO Metro Area 0.69 0.88 0.00
51 46 1 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA Metro Area 0.93 0.86 0.00
179 47 1 Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA Metro Area 0.13 0.85 0.00
47 1 Bangor, ME Metro Area 0.85 0.00
49 1 Montgomery, AL Metro Area 0.81 0.00
50 1 Eureka-Arcata, CA Micro Area 0.80 0.00
7 51 1 Fort Dodge, IA Micro Area 1.99 0.79 0.00
66 51 1 Midland, MI Metro Area 0.72 0.79 0.00
114 53 1 Kansas City, MO-KS Metro Area 0.40 0.78 0.00
148 54 1 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL Metro Area 0.24 0.77 0.00
194 54 1 Bakersfield, CA Metro Area 0.10 0.77 0.00
56 1 Macon-Bibb County, GA Metro Area 0.76 0.00
148 57 1 Tucson, AZ Metro Area 0.24 0.75 0.00
179 57 1 Birmingham-Hoover, AL Metro Area 0.13 0.75 0.00
24 59 1 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Metro Area 1.32 0.74 0.00
61 59 1 Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metro Area 0.77 0.74 0.00
110 61 1 Mobile, AL Metro Area 0.41 0.69 0.00
61 1 Burlington, IA-IL Micro Area 0.69 0.00
54 63 1 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Metro Area 0.91 0.68 0.00
63 1 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Metro Area 0.68 0.00
75 65 1 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI Metro Area 0.63 0.67 0.00
66 1 Clarksburg, WV Micro Area 0.66 0.00
62 67 1 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area 0.76 0.64 0.00
81 67 1 Jonesboro, AR Metro Area 0.56 0.64 0.00
67 1 Grand Junction, CO Metro Area 0.64 0.00
67 1 Grants Pass, OR Metro Area 0.64 0.00
3 71 1 St. Joseph, MO-KS Metro Area 2.78 0.63 0.00
62 71 1 Albany, GA Metro Area 0.76 0.63 0.00
51 73 1 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area 0.93 0.61 0.00
168 73 1 Greeley, CO Metro Area 0.17 0.61 0.00
73 1 Santa Fe, NM Metro Area 0.61 0.00
41 76 1 Austin-Round Rock-Georgetown, TX Metro Area 1.00 0.59 0.00
50 76 1 Champaign-Urbana, IL Metro Area 0.95 0.59 0.00
163 78 1 El Paso, TX Metro Area 0.20 0.58 0.00
78 1 Hobbs, NM Micro Area 0.58 0.00
21 80 1 Oklahoma City, OK Metro Area 1.37 0.56 0.00
155 80 1 St. Louis, MO-IL Metro Area 0.22 0.56 0.00
171 82 1 Columbus, OH Metro Area 0.16 0.55 0.00
82 1 Farmington, NM Metro Area 0.55 0.00
70 84 1 LaGrange, GA-AL Micro Area 0.68 0.54 0.00
85 1 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metro Area 0.53 0.00
189 86 1 San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area 0.11 0.52 0.00
86 1 Joplin, MO Metro Area 0.52 0.00
34 88 1 Prescott, AZ, Metropolitan Statistical Area 1.07 0.51 0.00
41 88 1 Great Falls, MT Metro Area 1.00 0.51 0.00
101 88 1 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA Metro Area 0.47 0.51 0.00
88 1 Evansville, IN-KY Metro Area 0.51 0.00
48 92 1 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA Metro Area 0.96 0.50 0.00
92 1 San Angelo, TX Metro Area 0.50 0.00
176 94 1 Salem, OR Metro Area 0.14 0.49 0.00
94 1 Appleton, WI Metro Area 0.49 0.00
94 1 Green Bay, WI Metro Area 0.49 0.00
152 97 1 Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area 0.23 0.48 0.00
199 97 1 Manchester-Nashua, NH Metro Area 0.08 0.48 0.00
97 1 Harrisonburg, VA Metro Area 0.48 0.00
59 100 1 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Metro Area 0.81 0.47 0.00
155 100 1 Yuma, AZ Metro Area 0.22 0.47 0.00
100 1 Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater, WA Metro Area 0.47 0.00
81 103 1 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metro Area 0.56 0.44 0.00
130 104 1 Knoxville, TN Metro Area 0.31 0.43 0.00
138 104 1 Urban Honolulu, HI Metro Area 0.28 0.43 0.00
109 106 1 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD Metro Area 0.42 0.42 0.00
125 106 1 Visalia, CA Metro Area 0.33 0.42 0.00
106 1 Corvallis, OR Metro Area 0.42 0.00
106 1 Hanford-Corcoran, CA Metro Area 0.42 0.00
106 1 Manhattan, KS Metro Area 0.42 0.00
96 111 1 Springfield, MO Metro Area 0.49 0.41 0.00
114 111 1 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX Metro Area 0.40 0.41 0.00
152 111 1 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area 0.23 0.41 0.00
155 114 1 New Haven-Milford, CT Metro Area 0.22 0.40 0.00
114 1 Ashtabula, OH Micro Area 0.40 0.00
90 116 1 Milwaukee-Waukesha, WI Metro Area 0.53 0.39 0.00
132 116 1 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area 0.30 0.39 0.00
138 116 1 Longview, TX Metro Area 0.28 0.39 0.00
189 116 1 Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area 0.11 0.39 0.00
5 120 1 Fayetteville, NC Metro Area 2.30 0.38 0.00
122 120 1 Decatur, AL Metro Area 0.34 0.38 0.00
122 1 Springfield, IL Metro Area 0.37 0.00
104 123 1 Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metro Area 0.45 0.36 0.00
110 123 1 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Metro Area 0.41 0.36 0.00
123 1 Flagstaff, AZ Metro Area 0.36 0.00
122 126 1 Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metro Area 0.34 0.35 0.00
184 126 1 Rochester, NY Metro Area 0.12 0.35 0.00
184 126 1 Wichita, KS Metro Area 0.12 0.35 0.00
210 126 1 San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro Area 0.04 0.35 0.00
126 1 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metro Area 0.35 0.00
41 131 1 Grand Rapids-Kentwood, MI Metro Area 1.00 0.34 0.00
110 131 1 Lawton, OK Metro Area 0.41 0.34 0.00
76 133 1 Richmond, VA Metro Area 0.61 0.33 0.00
88 133 1 Boise City, ID Metro Area 0.54 0.33 0.00
92 133 1 Tyler, TX Metro Area 0.52 0.33 0.00
162 133 1 Albuquerque, NM Metro Area 0.21 0.33 0.00
210 133 1 Buffalo-Cheektowaga, NY Metro Area 0.04 0.33 0.00
37 138 1 Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area 1.03 0.32 0.00
145 138 1 Huntsville, AL Metro Area 0.25 0.32 0.00
148 138 1 Tupelo, MS Micro Area 0.24 0.32 0.00
155 138 1 Rockford, IL Metro Area 0.22 0.32 0.00
173 138 1 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metro Area 0.15 0.32 0.00
199 138 1 Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metro Area 0.08 0.32 0.00
155 144 1 Waco, TX Metro Area 0.22 0.31 0.00
199 144 1 Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV Metro Area 0.08 0.31 0.00
144 1 Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL Metro Area 0.31 0.00
144 1 Redding, CA Metro Area 0.31 0.00
173 148 1 Akron, OH Metro Area 0.15 0.30 0.00
197 148 1 Salinas, CA Metro Area 0.09 0.30 0.00
148 1 Ann Arbor, MI Metro Area 0.30 0.00
168 151 1 North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Metro Area 0.17 0.29 0.00
151 1 Dothan, AL Metro Area 0.29 0.00
70 153 1 Canton-Massillon, OH Metro Area 0.68 0.28 0.00
125 153 1 Mansfield, OH Metro Area 0.33 0.28 0.00
153 1 Wichita Falls, TX Metro Area 0.28 0.00
48 156 1 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area 0.96 0.27 0.00
163 156 1 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro Area 0.20 0.27 0.00
156 1 Hartford-East Hartford-Middletown, CT Metro Area 0.27 0.00
55 159 1 Yuba City, CA Metro Area 0.90 0.26 0.00
144 159 1 New Orleans-Metairie, LA Metro Area 0.26 0.26 0.00
194 159 1 Fresno, CA Metro Area 0.10 0.26 0.00
206 159 1 Jackson, MS Metro Area 0.07 0.26 0.00
159 1 Anniston-Oxford, AL Metro Area 0.26 0.00
159 1 Claremont-Lebanon, NH-VT, Micropolitan Statistical Area 0.26 0.00
67 165 1 Panama City, FL Metro Area 0.71 0.25 0.00
145 165 1 Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metro Area 0.25 0.25 0.00
86 167 1 Corpus Christi, TX Metro Area 0.55 0.24 0.00
132 167 1 Medford, OR Metro Area 0.30 0.24 0.00
145 167 1 Abilene, TX Metro Area 0.25 0.24 0.00
199 167 1 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area 0.08 0.24 0.00
206 167 1 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area 0.07 0.24 0.00
167 1 Norwich-New London, CT Metro Area 0.24 0.00
167 1 Ottawa-Peru, IL, Micropolitan Statistical Area 0.24 0.00
96 174 1 Syracuse, NY Metro Area 0.49 0.23 0.00
174 1 Raleigh-Cary, NC Metro Area 0.23 0.00
176 176 1 Merced, CA Metro Area 0.14 0.22 0.00
184 177 1 Jacksonville, FL Metro Area 0.12 0.21 0.00
30 178 1 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI Metro Area 1.14 0.20 0.00
117 179 1 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL Metro Area 0.38 0.19 0.00
142 179 1 Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area 0.27 0.19 0.00
179 179 1 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metro Area 0.13 0.19 0.00
179 1 Madison, WI Metro Area 0.19 0.00
179 1 Wheeling, WV-OH Metro Area 0.19 0.00
173 184 1 Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN Metro Area 0.15 0.18 0.00
176 184 1 Fort Smith, AR-OK Metro Area 0.14 0.18 0.00
184 1 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ Metro Area 0.18 0.00
167 187 1 Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Metro Area 0.19 0.17 0.00
209 187 1 Dayton, OH, Metropolitan Statistical Area 0.05 0.17 0.00
187 1 Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area 0.17 0.00
187 1 Topeka, KS Metro Area 0.17 0.00
199 191 1 Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area 0.08 0.16 0.00
199 191 1 Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metro Area 0.08 0.16 0.00
163 193 1 Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area 0.20 0.15 0.00
184 194 1 New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area 0.12 0.14 0.00
194 1 Peoria, IL Metro Area 0.14 0.00
197 196 1 Salt Lake City, UT Metro Area 0.09 0.13 0.00
194 197 1 York-Hanover, PA Metro Area 0.10 0.12 0.00
197 1 Modesto, CA Metro Area 0.12 0.00
78 199 1 Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Metro Area 0.58 0.11 0.00
189 199 1 Roanoke, VA Metro Area 0.11 0.11 0.00
201 1 Vallejo, CA Metro Area 0.09 0.00
202 1 Chattanooga, TN-GA Metro Area 0.08 0.00
202 1 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA Metro Area 0.08 0.00
208 204 1 Toledo, OH Metro Area 0.06 0.07 0.00
155 205 1 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area 0.22 0.05 0.00
184 206 1 Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Metro Area 0.12 0.04 0.00
210 206 1 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN Metro Area 0.04 0.04 0.00
6 Pullman, WA Micro Area 2.21
9 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR Metro Area 1.87
10 Fairbanks, AK Metro Area 1.81
11 Fremont, OH Micro Area 1.78
12 Kokomo, IN Metro Area 1.77
13 Kirksville, MO Micro Area 1.72
15 Killeen-Temple, TX Metro Area 1.51
16 Goldsboro, NC Metro Area 1.50
18 Branson, MO Micro Area 1.46
20 Roswell, NM Micro Area 1.38
23 Tahlequah, OK Micro Area 1.35
25 Alamogordo, NM Micro Area 1.20
26 Thomasville, GA Micro Area 1.17
27 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Metro Area 1.16
32 Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Metro Area 1.12
33 Forest City, NC Micro Area 1.11
36 Kearney, NE Micro Area 1.05
38 Ozark, AL Micro Area 1.02
39 Greenville, NC Metro Area 1.01
44 Lewistown, PA Micro Area 0.97
44 Twin Falls, ID Metro Area 0.97
53 Terre Haute, IN Metro Area 0.92
56 Del Rio, TX Micro Area 0.89
60 Garden City, KS Micro Area 0.78
64 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX Metro Area 0.75
73 Ontario, OR-ID Micro Area 0.67
78 Lewiston-Auburn, ME Metro Area 0.58
80 Hot Springs, AR Metro Area 0.57
81 Tallahassee, FL Metro Area 0.56
86 Alexandria, LA Metro Area 0.55
88 Valdosta, GA Metro Area 0.54
90 Cleveland, TN Metro Area 0.53
92 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area 0.52
94 Lima, OH Metro Area 0.51
96 Hinesville, GA Metro Area 0.49
96 Ogdensburg-Massena, NY Micro Area 0.49
102 Eugene-Springfield, OR Metro Area 0.46
102 Russellville, AR Micro Area 0.46
104 Odessa, TX Metro Area 0.45
108 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL Metro Area 0.44
110 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metro Area 0.41
116 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI Metro Area 0.39
117 Quincy, IL-MO Micro Area 0.38
119 Niles, MI Metro Area 0.37
120 St. Cloud, MN Metro Area 0.36
122 Cedar Rapids, IA Metro Area 0.34
125 Lafayette, LA Metro Area 0.33
125 Lexington-Fayette, KY Metro Area 0.33
129 Madisonville, KY Micro Area 0.32
130 Lake Charles, LA Metro Area 0.31
132 Greenville-Anderson, SC Metro Area 0.30
132 Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area 0.30
136 Lancaster, PA Metro Area 0.29
136 Rapid City, SD Metro Area 0.29
138 Utica-Rome, NY Metro Area 0.28
142 Carbondale-Marion, IL Metro Area 0.27
148 Bellingham, WA Metro Area 0.24
152 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX Metro Area 0.23
155 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL Metro Area 0.22
163 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area 0.20
168 Bremerton-Silverdale-Port Orchard, WA Metro Area 0.17
171 Asheville, NC Metro Area 0.16
179 Portland-South Portland, ME Metro Area 0.13
179 Salisbury, MD-DE Metro Area 0.13
189 Columbia, SC Metro Area 0.11
189 Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metro Area 0.11
199 Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH Metro Area 0.08
             

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 373 religious bodies or groups. Of these, the ASARB was able to gather data on congregations and adherents for 217 and on congregations only for 156.

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