Anchorage County Churches

Guide to Churches in Anchorage County Alaska, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Anchorage County Alaska. 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.

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Leading Christian Denominations in Anchorage County Alaska

Evangelical Denominations38,029
Catholic Church23,017
American Baptist Churches1,605
Assemblies of God4,620
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)255
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ2,314
Christian Reformed Church362
Church of the Nazarene938
Episcopal Church1,556
Evangelical Lutheran Church4,678
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel150
Presbyterian Church2,012
Seventh-Day Adventist Church1,416
United Methodist Church2,294

Non-Denominational Christians in Anchorage County Alaska

Independent, Charismatic Churches900
Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches6,000

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


About Anchorage County Alaska - Background Information

Total population278,700
Population per square mile153.4 people
Births4,392
Median income$56,604
Average travel time to work19.5 minutes
Number of companies24,266
Size of Anchorage County Alaska1697.21 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau


SEE ALSO

  • Anchorage Church Directory