Alexander County Churches

Guide to Churches in Alexander County Illinois, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Alexander County Illinois. 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 Alexander by city which include Cairo Churches,  Tamms Churches,  Thebes Churches,  East Cape Girardeau Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Alexander County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Alexander County Illinois

Evangelical Denominations2,459
Catholic Church324
American Baptist Churches342
Assemblies of God145
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)47
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ108
Episcopal Church20
Evangelical Lutheran Church50
Presbyterian Church41
Seventh-Day Adventist Church14
United Methodist Church239


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


About Alexander County Illinois - Background Information

Total population8,635
Population per square mile40.6 people
Births126
Median income$25,874
Average travel time to work24.7 minutes
Number of companies502
Size of Alexander County Illinois236.38 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau