Lea County Churches

Guide to Churches in Lea County New Mexico, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Lea County New Mexico. 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 Lea by city which include Hobbs Churches,  Lovington Churches,  Eunice Churches,  Jal Churches,  Tatum Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Lea County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Lea County New Mexico

Evangelical Denominations25,327
Catholic Church15,614
Assemblies of God1,011
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)159
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ435
Church of the Nazarene302
Episcopal Church203
Evangelical Lutheran Church92
Presbyterian Church361
Seventh-Day Adventist Church110
United Methodist Church2,941

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

About Lea County New Mexico - Background Information

Total population57,312
Population per square mile12.6 people
Median income$34,766
Average travel time to work18.7 minutes
Number of companies3,791
Size of Lea County New Mexico4392.96 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau