Jefferson County Churches

Guide to Churches in Jefferson County Louisiana, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Jefferson County Louisiana. 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 Jefferson by city which include Metairie Churches,  Kenner Churches,  Marrero Churches,  Terrytown Churches,  Harvey Churches,  Gretna Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Jefferson County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Jefferson County Louisiana

Evangelical Denominations49,823
Catholic Church188,862
Assemblies of God7,471
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)320
Church of the Nazarene78
Episcopal Church2,827
Evangelical Lutheran Church1,092
Presbyterian Church1,817
Seventh-Day Adventist Church679
United Church of Christ805
United Methodist Church5,596

Non-Denominational Christians in Jefferson County Louisiana

Independent, Charismatic Churches3,500
Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches900

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

About Jefferson County Louisiana - Background Information

Total population431,361
Population per square mile1483.6 people
Median income$38,234
Average travel time to work25.0 minutes
Number of companies42,144
Size of Jefferson County Louisiana306.52 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau