Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America Metro Areas (2010) [ Counties | States ]
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The Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America traces its history to the 1643 Solemn League and Covenant, a document issued by a group (the Covenanters) which separated from the Church of Scotland. The Church remains as the only Covenanter branch that has not merged into one of the other Presbyterian churches. It is a member of the International Conference of Reformed Churches.

Using data from the 1980-2010 Religious Congregations and Membership Studies, this list ranks U.S. metro areas on the highest total number of adherents and the highest percent of the population in the Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America. You can sort the list by clicking on the column headings.

Congregational "Adherents" include all full members, their children, and others who regularly attend services. "Percent" is the percentage of the total population that belongs to that denomination. Note: Adherents are sometimes residents of a county different than the location of their congregation.

[ More information on the data source ]

Complete List

Ranking Metro Area   [Download CSV]AdherentsPercent
14 Akron, OH, Metropolitan Statistical Area
24
0
15 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ, Metropolitan Statistical Area
--
--
14 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
35
0
4 Bellefontaine, OH, Micropolitan Statistical Area
44
0.1
12 Binghamton, NY, Metropolitan Statistical Area
46
0.02
7 Bloomington, IN, Metropolitan Statistical Area
119
0.07
14 Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH, Metropolitan Statistical Area
87
0
12 Boulder, CO, Metropolitan Statistical Area
63
0.02
15 Cedar Rapids, IA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
--
--
14 Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI, Metropolitan Statistical Area
30
0
11 Colorado Springs, CO, Metropolitan Statistical Area
167
0.03
1 Columbus, IN, Metropolitan Statistical Area
121
0.16
14 Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO, Metropolitan Statistical Area
99
0
14 Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI, Metropolitan Statistical Area
64
0
12 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC, Metropolitan Statistical Area
85
0.02
11 Elkhart-Goshen, IN, Metropolitan Statistical Area
56
0.03
10 Enid, OK, Micropolitan Statistical Area
23
0.04
13 Fresno, CA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
93
0.01
13 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI, Metropolitan Statistical Area
59
0.01
15 Greeley, CO, Metropolitan Statistical Area
--
--
15 Hays, KS, Micropolitan Statistical Area
--
--
11 Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN, Metropolitan Statistical Area
516
0.03
10 Iowa City, IA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
59
0.04
13 Kansas City, MO-KS, Metropolitan Statistical Area
126
0.01
3 Kokomo, IN, Metropolitan Statistical Area
89
0.11
2 Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN, Metropolitan Statistical Area
249
0.12
8 Laramie, WY, Micropolitan Statistical Area
20
0.06
7 Lawrence, KS, Metropolitan Statistical Area
73
0.07
14 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
63
0
10 Meadville, PA, Micropolitan Statistical Area
36
0.04
6 New Castle, PA, Micropolitan Statistical Area
74
0.08
14 New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
71
0
8 Ogdensburg-Massena, NY, Micropolitan Statistical Area
66
0.06
14 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL, Metropolitan Statistical Area
106
0
14 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Metropolitan Statistical Area
132
0
14 Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ, Metropolitan Statistical Area
40
0
9 Pittsburgh, PA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
1,099
0.05
14 Providence-Warwick, RI-MA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
50
0
13 Rochester, NY, Metropolitan Statistical Area
85
0.01
14 San Diego-Carlsbad, CA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
44
0
13 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
39
0.01
14 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
83
0
3 Selma, AL, Micropolitan Statistical Area
47
0.11
5 State College, PA, Metropolitan Statistical Area
132
0.09
4 Stillwater, OK, Micropolitan Statistical Area
75
0.1
9 Syracuse, NY, Metropolitan Statistical Area
349
0.05
13 Terre Haute, IN, Metropolitan Statistical Area
24
0.01
4 Topeka, KS, Metropolitan Statistical Area
234
0.1
12 Utica-Rome, NY, Metropolitan Statistical Area
60
0.02
14 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV, Metropolitan Statistical Area
131
0
13 Wichita, KS, Metropolitan Statistical Area
53
0.01


* In an effort to better match the ASARB standards for adherents, a few religious bodies changed the way their adherents were reported in 2010, including Amish groups, Friends groups, Jewish groups, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Non-denominational Christian Churches, and the United Methodist Church. This change does not affect any of the data in the newly released 2010 U.S. Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. In fact, the data for these groups are now more comparable to that of other bodies than it was in previous decadal reports.

However, the change in methodology can distort assessments on growth or decline between 2000 and 2010 for each of these groups. County-level 2000 data using the new methodology are not readily available. ASARB staff has adjusted some 2000 county-level adherent statistics to allow for a more accurate picture on growth or decline. The revised maps and charts are now available on-line at www.usreligioncensus.org for those who are interested in these trends.

Source

2010 data were collected by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB) and include statistics for 236 religious groups, providing information on the number of their congregations and adherents within each state and county in the United States. Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E. Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H. Taylor supervised the collection. These data originally appeared in 2010 U.S. Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study, published by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB). [More information on the data collection]