Polk County Churches

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

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

Leading Christian Denominations in Polk County North Carolina

Evangelical Denominations7,714
Catholic Church1,214
Assemblies of God31
Episcopal Church614
Presbyterian Church637
Seventh-Day Adventist Church251
United Church of Christ579
United Methodist Church801


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


About Polk County North Carolina - Background Information

Total population19,226
Population per square mile77.0 people
Births164
Median income$38,184
Average travel time to work26.2 minutes
Number of companies1,984
Size of Polk County North Carolina237.85 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau