Monterey County Churches

Guide to Churches in Monterey County California, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Monterey County California. 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 Monterey by city which include Salinas Churches,  Seaside Churches,  Monterey Churches,  Marina Churches,  Prunedale Churches,  Pacific Grove Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Monterey County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Monterey County California

Evangelical Denominations18,844
Catholic Church139,105
American Baptist Churches625
Assemblies of God3,148
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)120
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ147
Church of the Nazarene537
Episcopal Church3,681
Evangelical Lutheran Church1,577
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel334
Presbyterian Church4,483
Seventh-Day Adventist Church1,041
United Church of Christ182
United Methodist Church2,134

Non-Denominational Christians in Monterey County California

Independent, Charismatic Churches350

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

About Monterey County California - Background Information

Total population410,206
Population per square mile120.9 people
Median income$46,971
Average travel time to work23.2 minutes
Number of companies29,289
Size of Monterey County California3321.95 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau