Shelby County Churches

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

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Shelby County Iowa. 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 Harlan Churches,  Shelby Churches,  Elk Horn Churches,  Earling Churches,  Irwin Churches,  Defiance Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Shelby County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Shelby County Iowa

Evangelical Denominations929
Catholic Church4,297
American Baptist Churches569
Assemblies of God120
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ273
Episcopal Church21
Evangelical Lutheran Church2,502
Presbyterian Church92
Seventh-Day Adventist Church14
United Church of Christ222
United Methodist Church1,600

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 Iowa - Background Information

Total population12,489
Population per square mile22.3 people
Median income$42,636
Average travel time to work18.3 minutes
Number of companies1,244
Size of Shelby County Iowa590.83 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau