Erie County Churches

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

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Erie 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 Erie by city which include Buffalo Churches,  Cheektowaga Churches,  Tonawanda Churches,  West Seneca Churches,  Lackawanna Churches,  Depew Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Erie County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Erie County New York

Evangelical Denominations44,907
Catholic Church544,252
American Baptist Churches9,095
Assemblies of God9,923
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)1,451
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ591
Church of the Nazarene464
Episcopal Church10,969
Evangelical Lutheran Church18,768
Presbyterian Church12,641
Seventh-Day Adventist Church1,648
United Church of Christ11,720
United Methodist Church18,638

Non-Denominational Christians in Erie County New York

Independent, Charismatic Churches450

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

About Erie County New York - Background Information

Total population921,390
Population per square mile910.2 people
Median income$42,122
Average travel time to work21.3 minutes
Number of companies57,556
Size of Erie County New York1044.21 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau