makeup of Centerville is predominantly LDS. In the spring of 1852 a
ward was organized with Sanford Porter as Bishop. The town was divided
into two wards in 1917. This arrangement continued until 1953, when
a third ward was created. Since that time there has been rapid growth;
at the present time there are four LDS stakes and twenty-six wards in
There is also Grace Lutheran congregation in Centerville, led by the Reverend Peter
C. Hovland. Centerville citizens of other faiths affiliate with congregations
in Bountiful or Salt Lake City.