San Mateo County Churches

Guide to Churches in San Mateo County California, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in San Mateo 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 San Mateo by city which include Daly City Churches,  San Mateo Churches,  Redwood City Churches,  South San Francisco Churches,  San Bruno Churches,  Pacifica Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in San Mateo County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in San Mateo County California

Evangelical Denominations19,291
Catholic Church205,991
American Baptist Churches2,402
Assemblies of God2,937
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)147
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ257
Church of the Nazarene524
Episcopal Church5,942
Evangelical Lutheran Church2,924
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel362
Presbyterian Church10,365
Seventh-Day Adventist Church1,184
United Church of Christ2,810
United Methodist Church4,024

Non-Denominational Christians in San Mateo County California

Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches1,950

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

About San Mateo County California - Background Information

Total population705,499
Population per square mile1575.0 people
Median income$65,425
Average travel time to work27.0 minutes
Number of companies68,225
Size of San Mateo County California449.07 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau