Shelby County Churches

Guide to Churches in Shelby County Alabama, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Shelby County Alabama. The guide serves as a starting point of information for residents, visitors, and those considering moving to the area. You may want to attend services at several different churches to find the right church leadership, congregation, ministries, observances and other aspects of church life that appeal to you.

Find Christian resources in Shelby by city which include Alabaster Churches,  Helena Churches,  Lake Purdy Churches,  Montevallo Churches,  Meadowbrook Churches,  Columbiana Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Shelby County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Shelby County Alabama

Evangelical Denominations49,498
Catholic Church1,462
Assemblies of God4,340
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)666
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ164
Church of the Nazarene485
Episcopal Church323
Evangelical Lutheran Church701
Presbyterian Church146
United Methodist Church11,640


Note: The data was downloaded from the Association of Religion Data Archives, and were collected by Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies.


About Shelby County Alabama - Background Information

Total population178,182
Population per square mile180.2 people
Births2,562
Median income$61,972
Average travel time to work28.6 minutes
Number of companies13,720
Size of Shelby County Alabama794.69 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau