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Diocesan Statistics and Counties Map

 

The Diocese of Sacramento, comprised of 20 counties, spans the northern and eastern regions of the state of California and includes 42,597 square miles.  The total population of this area is more than 3.5 million and of that, 989,678 people, or 28 percent, are Catholic.

 

 

Facts & Figures*     County Map
Total diocesan priests 172

Active diocesan priests in parishes

100  

Other diocesan priests —
Working, retired or ill

68  

Permanent deacons in the diocese

147  

Brothers

8  

Sisters

145  

Seminarians

28  

Parishes

102  

   Resident diocesan priests

81  

   Resident religious priests

16  

   With parish stewards

0  

Other Catholic churches

5  

Missions

42  

Newman Catholic Communities

3  

Catholic high schools

6  

Catholic elementary schools

37  

Total Catholic school students

13,523  

Total students in religious instruction/CFF

25,534  

Total students under Catholic instruction

39,057  

Catholic Hospitals

6  

Homes for the Aged

1  

Residential care for children

0  

Day care/extended day care centers

0  

Special centers for social services

13  
       

 

*Selected 2014 data of The Official Catholic Directory