Family names in the United States of America.

In what follows you can find whether and how often a given surname is present in the whole territory of the United States of America.

The search is performed on 151,671 different surnames, which covered 89, 8% of the population of the United States of America, measured in the 2000 census as being equal to 281,421,906 people.

No surname that counts less than one hundred people is reported. The minimum length of the surname is two letters and the maximum lenght is of fifteen letters .

The output data are presented without spaces, accents, hyphens or other marks of separation. To search just enter the surname you are interested in the free text search box shown in the following.

Enter the Surname

Surname :

For each surname are presented :

  • The surname itself, if present, without spaces, accents, hyphens or other marks of separation.
  • The rank of the surname.
  • The number of occurrences, i.e. how many people with that surname live in the USA.
  • The proportion per 100,000 people for the surname.
  • The cumulative proportion per 100,000 people for the surname.
  • The percentage of whites (not Hispanic) with the given surname.
  • The percentage of blacks (not Hispanic) with the given surname.
  • The percentage of Asians and Pacific island residents (not Hispanic) with the given surname.
  • The percentage of Native American Indians and Alaska Native (not Hispanic) with the given surname.
  • The percentage (not Hispanic) of Two or More Races with the given surname.
  • The percentage of Hispanics with the given surname.
  • The symbol "N.A." possibly present in one or more of the output values indicates that the data is not available.