How many churches are in Alabama?

Which city in Alabama has the most churches?

Surprising city named Alabama’s ‘most religious’

  • Dothan – 80 percent.
  • Montgomery – 70 percent.
  • Decatur – 69.68 percent.
  • Phenix City – 69.49 percent.
  • Prattville – 68 percent.
  • Mobile – 61 percent.
  • Florence – 58 percent.
  • Tuscaloosa – 54 percent.

How many Christians are there in Alabama?

Pew categorizes 77 percent of Alabama adults as highly religious because 82 percent of adults say they believe in God with absolute certainty, while 73 percent pray daily. Of Alabama adults, 86 percent are Christian, 12 percent are unaffiliated with any religion and about 1 percent are non-Christian faiths.

What city has the most churches per capita in the US?


1 city with the most churches. It has nearly 2,900 churches and other religious sites, one for every 289 people who live in the city.

How many Catholic churches are in Alabama?

Roman Catholic Diocese of Birmingham in Alabama

Diocese of Birmingham in Alabama Dioecesis Birminghamiensis
Population – Total – Catholics (including non-members) (as of 2012) 2,995,000 103,900 (3.5%)
Parishes 54
Denomination Roman Catholic
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What happened to Michael Hodges Church of the Highlands?

Michael Hodges, Son of Megachurch Founder, Removed as Pastor Due to Moral Failing. Michael Hodges, son of the founder and senior pastor of the nearly 40,000-member Church of the Highlands in Alabama, has been removed as pastor of the church’s Greystone campus due to a moral failing.

What is the biggest church in America?

This is a list of the largest megachurches in the United States with an attendance of more than 2,000 weekly.

Full list.

Church Briarwood Presbyterian Church
City Birmingham
Av. weekly attendance 4,100
Denomination Presbyterian Church in America

What state has the highest church attendance?

U.S. states and D.C.

State or District Overall Religiosity Rank Attend Weekly Worship Services
Alabama 1 51%
Louisiana 4 46%
Kentucky 13 39%
Oregon 39 29%

What percent of Alabama is Catholic?

Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas and Tennessee are all home to the smallest share of Catholics, at just 8 percent.

What is the most popular religion in Alabama?

The religious affiliations of adult people in Alabama are as follows:

  • Christian – 86% Evangelical Protestant – 49% Baptist – 31% Pentecostal – 5% Presbyterian – 2% …
  • Non-Christian Faiths – 1%
  • Other faiths – 1%
  • Unaffiliated (religious “nones”) – 12% Atheist – 1% Agnostic – 1% Nothing in Particular – 9% Don’t Know – 1%