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Burlington County, New Jersey - County 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
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 20 102,536 222.01
Muslim Estimate Islam Islam Family 6 13,475 29.18
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 45 11,800 25.55
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 36 7,980 17.28
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 16 6,503 14.08
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 10 4,482 9.70
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 15 3,792 8.21
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 15 3,325 7.20
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 14 2,605 5.64
African Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 11 2,314 5.01
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. Mainline Protestant Baptist Family 15 2,264 4.90
Christian and Missionary Alliance Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 3 1,894 4.10
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 6 1,880 4.07
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 3 1,509 3.27
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 7 1,136 2.46
Conservative Judaism Judaism Judaism Family 2 969 2.10
Reform Judaism Judaism Judaism Family 1 945 2.05
Friends General Conference Mainline Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 7 788 1.71
Coptic Orthodox Church Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) Family 1 700 1.52
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 3 492 1.07
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 2 492 1.07
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 7 480 1.04
Moravian Church in America (Unitas Fratrum), Northern Province Mainline Protestant 2 367 0.79
Hindu, Traditional Temples Hinduism Hinduism Family 1 350 0.76
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 1 300 0.65
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 2 274 0.59
Church of our Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith, Inc. Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 210 0.45
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 1 200 0.43
Wesleyan Church Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 195 0.42
Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 192 0.42
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 2 181 0.39
Reconstructionist Judaism Judaism Judaism Family 1 151 0.33
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 6 129 0.28
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 108 0.23
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 64 0.14
Hindu Yoga and Meditation Hinduism 1 59 0.13
Unitarian Universalist Association Other Christians Liberal Family 1 57 0.12
Church of God in Christ Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 50 0.11
United Holy Church of America Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 2 36 0.08
Buddhism, Vajrayana Buddhism Buddhism Family 1 20 0.04
Independent Judaism Judaism 1 0 0.00
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 1 0 0.00
Union American Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 2
Church of Jesus Christ (Bickertonite) Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1
Chabad Judaism Judaism 2
Sovereign Grace Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
United Church of God Other Christians Adventist Family 1
International Council of Community Churches Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
Evangelical Free Church of America Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 2
Conservative Baptist Association of America (CBAmerica) Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
Church of the Lutheran Brethren of America Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1
Church of God of Prophecy Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2
New Apostolic Church USA Other Christians Other Groups Family 1
Orthodox Presbyterian Church Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
Christian Brethren (Plymouth Brethren) Evangelical Protestant Independent Fundamentalist Family 2
Unity Churches, Association of Other Christians Other Groups Family 1
Reformed Episcopal Church Evangelical Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 4
American Sikh Council Other Other Groups Family 2
Christadelphians Other Christians Other Groups Family 1
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2
Anglican Church in North America Evangelical Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1
American Presbyterian Church Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
           

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population


The population of this county was 461,860 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (175,304) included 38.0% 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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