Rutherford County Churches

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

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Rutherford 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 Rutherford by city which include Forest City Churches,  Rutherfordton Churches,  Spindale Churches,  Lake Lure Churches,  Ellenboro Churches,  Ruth Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Rutherford County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Rutherford County North Carolina

Evangelical Denominations36,410
Catholic Church563
American Baptist Churches144
Assemblies of God50
Church of the Nazarene38
Episcopal Church360
Evangelical Lutheran Church70
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel244
Presbyterian Church825
Seventh-Day Adventist Church144
United Methodist Church5,415

Non-Denominational Christians in Rutherford County North Carolina

Independent, Charismatic Churches700

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


About Rutherford County North Carolina - Background Information

Total population63,867
Population per square mile111.5 people
Births783
Median income$32,774
Average travel time to work22.1 minutes
Number of companies4,646
Size of Rutherford County North Carolina564.12 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau