DOUBLED IN 1990’S
Factoid: The number of extra large churches — congregations numbering 2,000 or more — nearly doubled during the 1990s to an estimated five hundred today, The Los Angeles Times reported in its June 9, 1999 issue.
Source: (Towns, Elmer & Warren Bird. Into the Future. Grand Rapids: Fleming H. Revell, 2000, p. 186.)