Chemung County Churches

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

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Chemung 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 Chemung by city which include Elmira Churches,  Southport Churches,  Horseheads Churches,  West Elmira Churches,  Elmira Heights Churches,  Big Flats Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Chemung County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Chemung County New York

Evangelical Denominations5,135
Catholic Church22,686
American Baptist Churches2,092
Assemblies of God1,640
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)102
Church of the Nazarene309
Episcopal Church1,464
Evangelical Lutheran Church1,080
Presbyterian Church1,919
Seventh-Day Adventist Church378
United Church of Christ746
United Methodist Church5,707


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


About Chemung County New York - Background Information

Total population88,641
Population per square mile223.2 people
Births977
Median income$37,201
Average travel time to work19.3 minutes
Number of companies5,416
Size of Chemung County New York408.17 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau