Durham County Churches

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

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Durham 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 Durham by city which include Durham Churches,  Gorman Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Durham County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Durham County North Carolina

Evangelical Denominations39,314
Catholic Church9,818
American Baptist Churches6,787
Assemblies of God459
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)94
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ98
Christian Reformed Church61
Church of the Nazarene175
Episcopal Church2,846
Evangelical Lutheran Church1,169
Presbyterian Church4,449
Seventh-Day Adventist Church811
United Church of Christ1,416
United Methodist Church12,528

Non-Denominational Christians in Durham County North Carolina

Independent, Charismatic Churches1,500
Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches725

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


About Durham County North Carolina - Background Information

Total population246,896
Population per square mile770.0 people
Births3,842
Median income$44,048
Average travel time to work21.2 minutes
Number of companies17,600
Size of Durham County North Carolina290.32 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau