Merced County Churches

Guide to Churches in Merced County California, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Merced County California. 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 Merced by city which include Merced Churches,  Los Banos Churches,  Atwater Churches,  Livingston Churches,  Winton Churches,  Delhi Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Merced County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Merced County California

Evangelical Denominations17,358
Catholic Church80,043
American Baptist Churches440
Assemblies of God2,267
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)127
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ164
Christian Reformed Church342
Church of the Nazarene450
Episcopal Church332
Evangelical Lutheran Church749
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel571
Presbyterian Church1,086
Seventh-Day Adventist Church681
United Methodist Church2,106

Non-Denominational Christians in Merced County California

Independent, Charismatic Churches300
Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches1,200

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


About Merced County California - Background Information

Total population245,658
Population per square mile109.2 people
Births4,297
Median income$38,792
Average travel time to work26.0 minutes
Number of companies10,409
Size of Merced County California1928.69 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau