TABLE 9

STATISTICS ON JAPANESE-AMERICAN CHURCHES IN THE LOS ANGELES AREA FOR 1940 (Sasaki 1960:218-242)

Church Name

Year Founded

Worship Attendance

Issei

Nisei

Sunday School

Oxnard Methodist

1903

23

30

120

Wintersburg Presbyterian

1904

37 (combined)

42

West Adams Christian

1907

25

60

185

Santa Barbara Congregational

1907

36

10

51

Norwalk Japanese Friends

1912

15

18

50

Los Angeles Japanese Free Methodist

1913

15

22

65

Imperial Valley Japanese Methodist

1913

21

45

135

Gardena Japanese Baptist

1914

20

30

160

San Pedro Japanese Baptist

1916

45

100

350

Calexico Independent

1918

12

10

75

Los Angeles Reformed

1919

20 (combined)

20

Los Angeles Holiness

1921

67

35

100

Hollywood Presbyterian

1923

25

30

130

Westside Christ

1923

110 (combined)

*

San Diego Holiness

1924

20

19

30

Santa Monica Free Methodist

1925

13

17

46

West Los Angeles Reformed

1926

20

5

60

Garden Grove Japanese Baptist

1928

15

25

*

Pomona Japanese Baptist

1928

20

28

43

West Los Angeles United Methodist

1930

25

20

70

El Monte Japanese Methodist

1930

12

28

35

Baldwin Park Holiness

1933

15

*

*

San Fernando Holiness

1936

16

*

*

Redondo Beach Free Methodist

1937

10

6

*

* Non-existent or unknown.