,,Census of U.S. Synagogues, 2001

Census of U.S. Synagogues, 2001


Publication Date: January 2002

Publisher: American Jewish Committee

Author(s): Laurence A. Kotler-Berkowitz; Jeffrey Scheckner; Jim Schwartz

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: Jewish organizations; Religious denominations; American Jews

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


The article reports on a 2001 census of U.S. synagogues, providing the number of synagogues at the national, regional, state, county, and metropolitan levels, as well as categorizing them by denomination within geographical divisions.