Portsmouth County Churches

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

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

Leading Christian Denominations in Portsmouth County Virginia

Evangelical Denominations17,798
Catholic Church3,198
American Baptist Churches4,945
Assemblies of God375
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)465
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ908
Church of the Nazarene99
Episcopal Church1,082
Evangelical Lutheran Church735
Presbyterian Church490
Seventh-Day Adventist Church275
United Church of Christ694
United Methodist Church5,491

Non-Denominational Christians in Portsmouth County Virginia

Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches1,000

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


About Portsmouth County Virginia - Background Information

Total population101,377
Population per square mile3047.4 people
Births1,647
Median income$35,782
Average travel time to work23.8 minutes
Number of companies4,631
Size of Portsmouth County Virginia33.16 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau


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