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Block Surname


Frequency of Block in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, BLOCK ranked #1,518 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 21,686 people, or approximately 1 in every 12,439 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
BLOCK1,51821,68692.41%4.14%0.33%0.51%1.26%1.36%
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, BLOCK ranked #1,756 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 14,286 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Block Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 132 grave(s) with the surname Block.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Block.

Resource Links for Block


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

Block Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/block/


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