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Lufkin, TX 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
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 46 18,200 210.66
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 3 12,090 139.94
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 17 6,190 71.65
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 24 6,100 70.61
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 15 5,943 68.79
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 16 3,531 40.87
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 15 1,836 21.25
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 2 1,500 17.36
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 2 906 10.49
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 3 604 6.99
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 4 600 6.94
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 546 6.32
American Baptist Association Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 2 412 4.77
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 1 386 4.47
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 258 2.99
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 2 217 2.51
Muslim Estimate Islam Islam Family 1 206 2.38
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 202 2.34
Church of God in Christ Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 2 200 2.31
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 184 2.13
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 182 2.11
Salvation Army Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 126 1.46
National Baptist Convention of America International, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 1 100 1.16
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 1 97 1.12
Malankara (Indian) Orthodox Syrian Church Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) Family 1 60 0.69
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 43 0.50
Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 37 0.43
Unitarian Universalist Association Other Christians Liberal Family 1 20 0.23
Church of the Living God (Christian Workers for Fellowship) Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 2
Congregational Methodist Church Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 3
Pentecostal Church of God Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2
Baptist Missionary Association of America Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 19
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 13

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this metro area was 86,395 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (60,776) included 70.3% 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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