Rensselaer County Churches

Guide to Churches in Rensselaer County New York, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Rensselaer County New York. 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 Rensselaer by city which include Troy Churches,  Rensselaer Churches,  East Greenbush Churches,  Hoosick Falls Churches,  Wynantskill Churches,  Hampton Manor Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Rensselaer County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Rensselaer County New York

Evangelical Denominations1,557
Catholic Church50,937
American Baptist Churches1,120
Assemblies of God425
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)211
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ37
Episcopal Church1,582
Evangelical Lutheran Church2,705
Presbyterian Church1,566
Seventh-Day Adventist Church131
United Church of Christ561
United Methodist Church6,612

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

About Rensselaer County New York - Background Information

Total population155,292
Population per square mile233.2 people
Median income$45,367
Average travel time to work23.7 minutes
Number of companies9,995
Size of Rensselaer County New York653.96 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau