Polk County Churches

Guide to Churches in Polk County Florida, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Polk County Florida. 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 Polk by city which include Lakeland Churches,  Winter Haven Churches,  Bartow Churches,  Haines City Churches,  Lakeland Highlands Churches,  Citrus Ridge Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Polk County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Polk County Florida

Evangelical Denominations127,043
Catholic Church37,589
American Baptist Churches121
Assemblies of God13,786
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)1,355
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ2,250
Church of the Nazarene3,957
Episcopal Church4,400
Evangelical Lutheran Church1,774
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel252
Presbyterian Church6,703
Seventh-Day Adventist Church1,299
United Church of Christ202
United Methodist Church18,850

Non-Denominational Christians in Polk County Florida

Independent, Charismatic Churches4,400
Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches1,400

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

About Polk County Florida - Background Information

Total population561,606
Population per square mile258.2 people
Median income$36,339
Average travel time to work25.4 minutes
Number of companies32,649
Size of Polk County Florida1874.38 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau