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Cañon City, CO 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
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 2 4,660 95.22
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 10 1,710 34.94
Association of Vineyard Churches Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3 1,536 31.39
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 5 994 20.31
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 2 822 16.80
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 2 460 9.40
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 2 429 8.77
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 1 342 6.99
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 1 303 6.19
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 2 233 4.76
Wesleyan Church Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 227 4.64
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 210 4.29
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2 179 3.66
Biblical Mennonite Alliance Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 1 152 3.11
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 147 3.00
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. Mainline Protestant Baptist Family 1 115 2.35
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 3 115 2.35
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 95 1.94
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 90 1.84
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 1 86 1.76
Amish Groups, undifferentiated Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 1 42 0.86
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 33 0.67
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 1 30 0.61
Evangelical Friends Church International Evangelical Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 21 0.43
ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Converge Worldwide Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 2
Evangelical Free Church of America Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 2
General Church of the New Jerusalem Other Christians Spiritualist Family 1

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this metro area was 48,939 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (13,031) included 26.6% 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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