Statistics

The Archdiocese of Louisville:

  • contains 200,000 Catholics in 66,000 households
  • consists of 24 counties in central Kentucky covering 8,124 square miles
  • has 111 parishes and missions
  • has 48 K-12 schools serving 20,745 students
  • has 150 diocesan priests
  • has 119 permanent deacons
  • has 43 religious order priests
  • has 13 monastic priests
  • has 59 brothers
  • has 38 monastic brothers
  • has 655 sisters
  • serves more than 265,000 persons in Catholic hospitals, home health centers, homes for the aged, specialized homes and centers for social services
  • serves more than 20,000 individuals through family ministries programming, including marriage preparation, single parent seminars, counseling services, divorce ministry, Retrouvaille (hurting marriages) program and Project Rachel (outreach to women who have had an abortion)
  • offers ongoing services to more than 40,000 individuals through Catholic Charities programs, including Migration and Refugee Services, Sister Visitor Center, Pregnancy and Adoption Services, Parish Social Ministry (Advocacy, Education and Community Organizing), Respect Life, Project Rachel, District Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program, Crisis Assessment & Referral, Immigration Services, Mother-Infant Care Program, Senior Social Services, and Rural Ministries Services.