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Diocese of Jefferson City

Dioecesis Civitatis Jeffersoniensis



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Bishop(s)

  • John Raymond Gaydos, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 2 July 1956
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Saint Louis
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Missouri
  • Country: United States of America
  • Square Kilometers: 57,287 (22,127 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: IX (IA, KS, MO, NE)
  • Catholic Directory Abbreviation: JC
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diojeffcity.org/
  • Mailing Address: 2207 West Main St., P.O. Box 104900, Jefferson City, MO 65110-4900, USA
  • Telephone: (573)635-9127
  • Fax: 635-0386

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
2 July 1956ErectedDiocese of Saint Joseph
Archdiocese of Saint Louis
Diocese of Jefferson City (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
196662,580595,00010.5%152331853381531095ap1967
196862,500154271813454029093ap1971
197673,636670,70611.0%112161285753017792ap1977
198079,905697,00011.5%10814122654332915794ap1981
199089,253750,70011.9%10824132676533410796ap1991
199989,730799,26611.2%11481227355689295ap2000
200089,730803,81211.2%104711180863159595ap2001
200185,324807,92110.6%103911276153149295ap2002
200286,826841,45510.3%98810681956138995ap2003
200386,336843,84010.2%9471018545298494ap2004
200486,483851,13110.2%876939295788695ap2005
200688,085860,70110.2%807871,0125897395ap2007
201091,700878,67210.4%85129794547136095ap2011
201393,800900,00010.4%102811085268104495ap2014

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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