List of the 1000 Most Common Surnames in the U.S. The following tables include all surnames with over 0.001% frequency in the US population during the 1990 census. The table below includes the 1000 most common last names in America.
United States (American) All figures are for the 2000 United States Census, except for the 1990 Rank column which is for the 1990 United States Census. The distribution of U.S. surnames reflects the history of immigration into the country. Many immigrants from non-English-speaking countries Anglicized their names.
Common Surnames in the United States 1990 (top 1000)
List: Most common last names in the United States, top 1000
For the most common US surnames, the estimated population percentages from the sampling probably reflect the population at large with a fairly high degree of accuracy. However, the survey intentionally oversampled both blacks and Hispanics, so certain surnames such as Garcia, Rodriguez, Gomez, and Washington may be over-represented.
The list of most common surnames in Paraguay, reflected in the national voters register, shows the influence of Castilian Spanish in the Paraguayan society. Eight of the top 11 surnames end with "ez", the distinctive suffix of Castilian family names.
The U.S. Census Bureau sent us this fun information about the most popular last names in America, as recorded in the 2010 Census. Here's what they had to say, followed by a list of the 1,000 most ...
DEC. 15, 2016 — Today, the U.S. Census Bureau released the country’s 1,000 most common surnames by race and Hispanic origin and those that occurred 100 or more times in the 2010 Census. The graphics show the top 15 most popular surnames and those with the largest increase and rank.
Most Common Last Names, 2010. Although Smith remains the most common surname in America, seven Hispanic names rank in the top 30 most common surnames in the nation. In addition, the latest Census Bureau data found that the number of Hispanics living in the U.S. increased 43% from 2000 to 2010.
This is a list of 100 most common last names in English. You learn how to pronounce them. 100 Most Popular American Last Names 1. Smith 2. Johnson 3. Williams 4. Jones 5. Brown 6. Davis 7. Miller 8. Wilson 9. Moore 10. Taylor 11. Anderson 12. Thomas 13. Jackson 14. White 15. Harris ...