2016 Catholic Diocese of Arlington Statistics

2017 in the Diocese of Arlington

Religious, Clergy and Laity by the numbers:

The Diocese of Arlington currently has:

  • 464,861 parishioners
  • 70 parishes
  • 5 missions
  • 266 priests
  • 84 permanent deacons
  • 43 seminarians
  • 125 religious sisters
  • 6 religious brothers

Sacraments by the numbers

Over the course of 2016, the Diocese of Arlington had:

  • 8,010 Baptisms
  • 7,625 First Communions
  • 6,354 Confirmations
  • 1,453 Marriages
  • 1,378 RCIA Candidates

Catholic School Enrollment: 13, 178

Parish Religious Education Enrollment: 34,753

Catholic Charities

  • Over 1,700 volunteers
  • 18,118 meals to the homeless
  • 976 individuals helped through Adoption and Pregnancy Support
  • 1,634 individuals helped through Migration and Refugee Services