Albany County Churches

Guide to Churches in Albany County New York, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Albany County New York. 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 Albany by city which include Albany Churches,  Cohoes Churches,  Tarrytown Churches,  Watervliet Churches,  Delmar Churches,  Colonie Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Albany County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Albany County New York

Evangelical Denominations8,096
Catholic Church138,376
American Baptist Churches1,092
Assemblies of God992
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ91
Church of the Nazarene45
Episcopal Church3,771
Evangelical Lutheran Church3,124
Presbyterian Church3,084
Seventh-Day Adventist Church630
United Church of Christ576
United Methodist Church7,679

Non-Denominational Christians in Albany County New York

Independent, Charismatic Churches450
Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches1,000

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


About Albany County New York - Background Information

Total population297,556
Population per square mile563.2 people
Births3,064
Median income$45,870
Average travel time to work20.3 minutes
Number of companies22,205
Size of Albany County New York523.45 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau