Burke County Churches

Guide to Churches in Burke County North Carolina, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Burke County North Carolina. 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 Burke by city which include Morganton Churches,  Valdese Churches,  Icard Churches,  Pumpkin Center Churches,  Drexel Churches,  Connelly Springs Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Burke County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Burke County North Carolina

Evangelical Denominations41,892
Catholic Church926
Assemblies of God778
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)61
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ43
Episcopal Church608
Evangelical Lutheran Church972
Presbyterian Church1,921
Seventh-Day Adventist Church385
United Methodist Church6,798


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


About Burke County North Carolina - Background Information

Total population90,054
Population per square mile175.8 people
Births1,007
Median income$35,474
Average travel time to work21.0 minutes
Number of companies6,007
Size of Burke County North Carolina506.72 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau