MSA Logo

Masonic Service Association of North America

Masonic Membership Statistics

US Masonic Membership Totals since 1924

U.S. Grand Lodges Membership        Canadian Grand Lodges Membership 

Membership Totals since 1924

The Masonic Service Association has compiled the following table of totals of Master Masons in the United Sates Grand Lodges for the fiscal years indicated. These figures are based upon M.S.A. records and do not necessarily correspond exactly with those published by other sources.

 
YEAR
U.S. TOTAL
YEAR
U.S. TOTAL
YEAR
U.S. TOTAL
1924
3,077,161
1966
3,948,193
2008   
1,444,823
1925
3,157,566
1967
3,910,509
2009  
1,404,059
1926
3,218,375
1968
3,868,854
2010
1,373,453
1927
3,267,241
1969
3,817,846
2011*
1,336,503
1928
3,295,872
1970
3,763,213
1929
3,295,125
1971
3,718,718
1930
3,279,778
1972
3,661,507
1931
3,216,307
1973
3,611,448
1932
3,069,645
1974
3,561,767
1933
2,901,758
1975
3,512,628
1934
2,760,451
1976
3,470,980
1935
2,659,218
1977
3,418,844
1936
2,591,309
1978
3,360,409
1937
2,549,772
1979
3,304,334
1938
2,514,595
1980
3,251,528
1939
2,482,291
1981
3,188,175
1940
2,457,263
1982
3,121,746
1941
2,451,301
1983
3,060,242
1942
2,478,892
1984
2,992,389
1943
2,561,844
1985
2,914,421
1944
2,719,607
1986
2,839,962
1945
2,896,343
1987
2,763,828
1946
3,097,713
1988
2,682,537
1947
3,281,371
1989
2,608,935
1948
3,426,155
1990
2,531,643
1949
3,545,757
1991
2,452,676
1950
3,644,634
1992
2,371,863
1951
3,726,744
1993
2,293,949
1952
3,808,364
1994
2,225,611
1953
3,893,530
1995
2,153,316
1954
3,964,118
1996
2,089,578
1955
4,009,925
1997
2,021,909
1956
4,053,323
1998
1,967,208
1957
4,085,676
1999
1,902,588
1958
4,099,928
2000
1,841,169
       1959 **
4,103,161
2001
1,774,200
1960
4,099,219
2002
1,727,505
1961
4,086,499
2003
1,671,255
1962
4,063,563
2004
1,617,032
1963
4,034,020
2005
1,569,812
1964
4,005,605
2006
1,525,131
1965
3,987,690
2007
1,483,449

 

NOTE:  *   Indicates lowest point                          ** Indicates highest total

 

U.S. Grand Lodges Membership

 

STATE MEMBERSHIP 2011 MEMBERSHIP 2010 GAIN/LOSS
ALABAMA        ^  27,576 28,684 -1,108
ALASKA    1,868 1,935 -67
ARIZONA   8,263 8,651 -388
ARKANSAS 12,005 14,429 -2,424
CALIFORNIA   57,250 57,267 -17
COLORADO 9,320 10,356 -1,036
CONNECTICUT 12,423 12,895 -472
DELAWARE    4,997 5,110 -113
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA   * 4,424 4,341 83
FLORIDA   44,437 45,940 -1,503
GEORGIA 42,297 43,578 -1,281
HAWAII      * 1,806 1,742 64
IDAHO     3,832 3,962 -130
ILLINOIS     ^ 66,347 65,564 783
INDIANA 62,968 65,443 -2,475
IOWA 20,844 21,695 -851
KANSAS 22,004 23,074 -1,070
KENTUCKY   ^ 45,275 46,362 -1,087
LOUISIANA     20,482 21,004 -522
MAINE          * 21,033 20,294 739
MARYLAND 15,998 16,235 -237
MASSACHUSETTS   35,333 35,944 -611
MICHIGAN 36,172 37,709 -1,537
MINNESOTA 14,084 14,721 -637
MISSISSIPPI 18,689 19,341 -652
MISSOURI 50,415 50,500 -85
MONTANA          5,773 5,990 -217
NEBRASKA 12,271 12,716 -445
NEVADA   4,168 4,225 -57
NEW HAMPSHIRE 6,681 6,898 -217
NEW JERSEY   23,209 24,775 -1,566
NEW MEXICO   *  ^ 5,590 5,553 37
NEW YORK      44,776 45,801 -1,025
NORTH CAROLINA 43,644 45,096 -1,452
NORTH DAKOTA   2,927 3,055 -128
OHIO   101,929 106,870 -4,941
OKLAHOMA    24,068 25,739 -1,671
OREGON 9,203 9,541 -338
PENNSYLVANIA        111,661 113,279 -1,618
RHODE ISLAND  ^ 4,161 4,213 -52
SOUTH CAROLINA 38,853 39,927 -1,074
SOUTH DAKOTA 5,902 6,094 -192
TENNESSEE 43,015 44,691 -1,676
TEXAS   88,896 91,632 -2,736
UTAH     2,034 2,035 -1
VERMONT   6,299 6,444 -145
VIRGINIA 38,008 38,498 -490
WASHINGTON    ^ 16,110 15,369 741
WEST VIRGINIA 21,242 21,643 -401
WISCONSIN 12,165 12,694 -529
WYOMING     3,776 3,899 -123
 Total 1,336,503 1,373,453 -36,950

* Increase over 2010                              ^ Adjustment from Previous Year

 

Canadian Grand Lodges

 
2011
2010
  
 
Membership
Membership
GAIN/LOSS
ALBERTA 7,336 7,369 -33
BRITISH COLUMBIA 8,882 9,332 -450
MANITOBA   ^ 2,502 2,450 52
NEW BRUNSWICK    ^   3,274 3,424 -150
NEWFOUNDLAND/LABRADOR    ^ 2,128 2,128 0
NOVA SCOTIA 4,740 4,853 -113
ONTARIO 47,522 48,623 -1,101
PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND    734 759 -25
QUEBEC 4,172 4,218 -46
SASKATCHEWAN   ^ 2,892 3,054 -162
TOTAL 84,182 86,210 -2,028

 

* Increase over 2010       ^    Adjustment from Previous Year

 

FacebookMasonic Service Association      •     Tel: (301) 476-7330      •        Fax: (301) 476-9440       •           Toll-free: (855) 476-4010
3905 National Drive, Suite 280 Burtonsville, MD 20866        •             Email: [email protected]

  Privacy Policy