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Banks Surname


Frequency of Banks in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, BANKS ranked #278 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 99,294 people, or approximately 1 in every 2,717 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
BANKS27899,29441.30%54.24%0.41%0.30%2.28%1.47%
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, BANKS ranked #215 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 2,083 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Banks Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 1,958 grave(s) with the surname Banks.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Banks.

Resource Links for Banks


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

Banks Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Banks (26 Aug 2007)

Banks (surname) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banks_(surname)

Behind the Name: B [Behind The Name]
The meaning and history of first names.
http://www.surnames.behindthename.com/php/browse.php?letter=b (1 Feb 2011)

Banks Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/banks/


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