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Amish Population

Alissa Scheller

Would You Guess There Are Fewer Amish Today? You'd Be So Wrong | Alissa Scheller | Posted 12.01.2014 | Religion

There’s no denying that the Amish are fascinating to the rest of us ("the English," in Amish terms). They’re the topic of reality television sh...

Study: Amish Population Growing, Migrating Into NY

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 09.16.2011 | New York

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Affordable rural farmland and proximity to traditional population centers are driving a recent boomlet in new Amish colonies i...

Amish Migration Westward Spawns Curiosity And Criticism

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Phillip O'Connor St. Louis Post-Dispatch SCHUYLER COUNTY, Mo. -- The grumbling surfaced not long after the first Amish families moved to this spar...

Age-Old Amish Experience A 21st Century Population Boom

Religion News Service | By David Warner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By David Warner Religion News Service ELIZABETHVILLE, Pa. (RNS) Paul "Chubby" Chubb cranks up the engine of his big Dodge pickup and sets off on his ...

Amish Population Booms, Moves West

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The search by the booming North American population of Amish for affordable, fertile farmland has produced settlements in 28 s...