Congregation farthest from an ocean
Black Hills UU Fellowship, Rapid City, South Dakota
Religious education enrollment: 5
Nearest UU congregation: 194 miles
Metropolitan area population: 126,382
Distance to nearest ocean: c. 1,019 miles, farther than any other UU congregation in the United States
Membership data, January 2012. The metropolitan area is defined by the federal government for statistical purposes; 2010 U.S. Census Bureau. Map by Jamie Farrant/iStockphoto; illustration by Kathy Todd.
This article appeared in the Spring 2013 issue of UU World (page 13).
- Black Hills UU Fellowship. Rapid City, South Dakota. (bhuuf.com)