Philadelphia County Churches

Guide to Churches in Philadelphia County Pennsylvania, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Philadelphia County Pennsylvania. 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 Philadelphia by city which include Philadelphia Churches,  Harrisburg Churches,  Wyoming Churches,  Belmont Churches,  Morton Churches,  Tioga Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Philadelphia County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Philadelphia County Pennsylvania

Evangelical Denominations60,297
Catholic Church491,652
American Baptist Churches43,989
Assemblies of God3,674
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)71
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ147
Christian Reformed Church141
Church of the Nazarene167
Episcopal Church15,102
Evangelical Lutheran Church15,462
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel95
Presbyterian Church10,309
Seventh-Day Adventist Church4,355
United Church of Christ4,696
United Methodist Church19,411

Non-Denominational Christians in Philadelphia County Pennsylvania

Independent, Charismatic Churches2,800
Independent, Non-Charismatic Churches8,034

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

About Philadelphia County Pennsylvania - Background Information

Total population1,448,394
Population per square mile11241.1 people
Median income$30,892
Average travel time to work32.0 minutes
Number of companies67,006
Size of Philadelphia County Pennsylvania135.09 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau