Newport County Churches

Guide to Churches in Newport County Rhode Island, including Leading Christian Denominations

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

Leading Christian Denominations in Newport County Rhode Island

Evangelical Denominations857
Catholic Church34,884
American Baptist Churches1,270
Assemblies of God190
Episcopal Church4,064
Evangelical Lutheran Church449
Presbyterian Church339
United Church of Christ486
United Methodist Church1,317


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


About Newport County Rhode Island - Background Information

Total population82,144
Population per square mile821.5 people
Births907
Median income$54,135
Average travel time to work21.7 minutes
Number of companies9,002
Size of Newport County Rhode Island104.05 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau