Chesapeake County Churches

Guide to Churches in Chesapeake County Virginia, including Leading Christian Denominations

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

Leading Christian Denominations in Chesapeake County Virginia

Evangelical Denominations31,304
Catholic Church9,133
Assemblies of God1,164
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)550
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ1,769
Church of the Nazarene95
Episcopal Church1,220
Evangelical Lutheran Church770
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel377
Presbyterian Church2,266
Seventh-Day Adventist Church226
United Church of Christ839
United Methodist Church10,611

Non-Denominational Christians in Chesapeake County Virginia

Independent, Charismatic Churches3,300
Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches975

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


About Chesapeake County Virginia - Background Information

Total population220,560
Population per square mile584.1 people
Births2,973
Median income$56,174
Average travel time to work25.1 minutes
Number of companies12,764
Size of Chesapeake County Virginia340.72 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau


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