Lake County Churches

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

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Lake 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 Lake by city which include Waukegan Churches,  North Chicago Churches,  Highland Park Churches,  Mundelein Churches,  Gurnee Churches,  Round Lake Beach Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Lake County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Lake County Illinois

Evangelical Denominations47,812
Catholic Church253,000
American Baptist Churches1,042
Assemblies of God2,608
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)728
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ1,247
Church of the Nazarene375
Episcopal Church5,523
Evangelical Lutheran Church16,259
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel271
Presbyterian Church10,392
Seventh-Day Adventist Church594
United Church of Christ4,428
United Methodist Church8,897

Non-Denominational Christians in Lake County Illinois

Independent, Charismatic Churches400
Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches18,000

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


About Lake County Illinois - Background Information

Total population713,076
Population per square mile1438.3 people
Births10,275
Median income$67,039
Average travel time to work30.1 minutes
Number of companies57,655
Size of Lake County Illinois447.56 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau


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