Forrest County Churches

Guide to Churches in Forrest County Mississippi, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Forrest County Mississippi. 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 Forrest by city which include Hattiesburg Churches,  Petal Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Forrest County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Forrest County Mississippi

Evangelical Denominations38,198
Catholic Church5,110
Assemblies of God301
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)158
Church of the Nazarene155
Episcopal Church1,138
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel84
Presbyterian Church395
Seventh-Day Adventist Church258
United Methodist Church7,518

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

About Forrest County Mississippi - Background Information

Total population76,372
Population per square mile155.5 people
Median income$28,649
Average travel time to work21.6 minutes
Number of companies5,530
Size of Forrest County Mississippi466.58 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau