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Diocese of Saint Petersburg

Dioecesis Sancti Petri in Florida



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Bishop(s)

  • Robert Nugent Lynch, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 2 March 1968
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Miami
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Florida
  • Country: United States of America
  • Square Kilometers: 8,228 (3,177 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: XIV (FL, GA, NC, SC)
  • Catholic Directory Abbreviation: SP
  • Official Web Site: http://www.dioceseofstpete.org/
  • Mailing Address: 6363 Ninth Ave. N., P.O. Box 40200, St. Petersburg, FL 33743-0200, USA
  • Telephone: (727)344-1611
  • Fax: 347-3086

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
2 March 1968ErectedDiocese of Miami
Diocese of Saint Augustine
Diocese of Saint Petersburg (erected)
16 June 1984Territory LostArchdiocese of Miami
Diocese of Orlando
Diocese of Saint Petersburg
Diocese of Venice (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1970129,5311,373,2009.4%13318932240223544067ap1971
1976194,2491,924,20010.1%19911931861015537286ap1977
1980252,3162,254,95911.2%225125350720317735589ap1981
1990291,3592,207,26613.2%1811493308825119934973ap1991
1999358,9512,393,00615.0%1341462801,281814735573ap2000
2000365,2772,435,17915.0%2111383491,0469318834073ap2001
2001371,7142,478,09515.0%2091343431,0839318420973ap2002
2002384,2592,561,72715.0%2371313681,0449318335373ap2003
2003391,4222,609,48015.0%2171293461,13110018133075ap2004
2004398,7022,660,22015.0%1941113051,30710715533073ap2005
2010424,9512,875,17714.8%2071163231,31511816420975ap2011
2014438,2002,968,00014.8%2031293321,31913016617474ap2015

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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