Whatcom County Churches

Guide to Churches in Whatcom County Washington, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Whatcom County Washington. 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 Whatcom by city which include Bellingham Churches,  Lynden Churches,  Ferndale Churches,  Birch Bay Churches,  Sudden Valley Churches,  Blaine Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Whatcom County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Whatcom County Washington

Evangelical Denominations18,512
Catholic Church13,290
American Baptist Churches533
Assemblies of God3,588
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)462
Christian Reformed Church5,125
Church of the Nazarene422
Episcopal Church1,356
Evangelical Lutheran Church3,408
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel119
Presbyterian Church1,185
Seventh-Day Adventist Church830
United Church of Christ1,024
United Methodist Church1,688

Non-Denominational Christians in Whatcom County Washington

Independent, Charismatic Churches400

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


About Whatcom County Washington - Background Information

Total population185,953
Population per square mile78.7 people
Births2,057
Median income$44,034
Average travel time to work20.8 minutes
Number of companies16,349
Size of Whatcom County Washington2119.53 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau