First Parish in Needham, Massachusetts.
Religious education enrollment: 115
UUA congregations 300 years old or older: 41
UU congregations within five miles: 5
UU congregations in metropolitan area: 25
Population in metropolitan area: 1,918,227
UU members in area: 3,249
The metropolitan area is defined by the federal government for statistical purposes; 2009 U.S. Census Bureau population estimate. UU congregations in Norfolk and Suffolk Counties are included in the statistical area, including two multidenominational churches. Map by Jamie Farrant/iStockphoto; illustration by Kathy Todd.
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Christopher L. Walton is editor of UU World. He holds degrees from Harvard Divinity School and the University of Utah.