Church membership grows in some Tri-State counties

Census shows affiliations with religious groups

Membership in churches and other religious organizations appears to be growing in Hamilton and three adjoining Ohio counties.

But in most Tri-State counties, the percent of residents who affiliate with a religious group has dropped since 2000.

Those findings are from the 2010 Religious Congregations and Membership Study, the most recent and complete census of U.S. church-based institutions and their members.

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