Mecklenburg County Churches

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

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Mecklenburg 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 Mecklenburg by city which include Charlotte Churches,  Huntersville Churches,  Matthews Churches,  Mint Hill Churches,  Cornelius Churches,  Davidson Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Mecklenburg County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Mecklenburg County North Carolina

Evangelical Denominations128,552
Catholic Church59,292
American Baptist Churches11,883
Assemblies of God2,391
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)732
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ494
Church of the Nazarene1,555
Episcopal Church9,470
Evangelical Lutheran Church8,620
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel2,126
Presbyterian Church41,866
Seventh-Day Adventist Church3,131
United Church of Christ424
United Methodist Church46,604

Non-Denominational Christians in Mecklenburg County North Carolina

Independent, Charismatic Churches1,050
Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches7,000

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


About Mecklenburg County North Carolina - Background Information

Total population827,445
Population per square mile1322.2 people
Births12,962
Median income$49,683
Average travel time to work26.0 minutes
Number of companies67,770
Size of Mecklenburg County North Carolina526.28 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau