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Alton Surname


Frequency of Alton in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, ALTON ranked #7,307 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 4,204 people, or approximately 1 in every 64,168 individuals in the US had this surname in 2000.

Name Rank Count Percent
Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(of any
race)
White Black American
Indian/
Alaskan
Native
Asian/
Pacific
Islander
Two
or More
Races
ALTON7,3074,20487.51%7.06%0.50%0.71%1.76%2.45%
US Top 151,671 269,762,087 69.8% 11.8% 0.7% 3.7% 1.7% 12.3%

Source: "Genealogy Data: Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 2000", US Census Bureau.

1990 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, ALTON ranked #5,105 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 50,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

Source: "Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 1990", US Census Bureau.

Alton Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 77 grave(s) with the surname Alton.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Alton.

Resource Links for Alton


Alton Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://www.distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Alton (21 Aug 2007)

Alton Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/alton/

Alton Surname Resource Center [SurnameWeb.org]
http://www.surnameweb.org/Alton/surnames.htm

Alton Surname Origin & Family History with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Alton surname / last name in this family name dictionary with family history & genealogy resources.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/a/alton.php (13 May 2011)


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