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Columbus Surname


Frequency of Columbus in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, COLUMBUS ranked #14,444 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 1,896 people, or approximately 1 in every 142,280 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
COLUMBUS14,4441,89669.94%17.09%3.64%0.84%1.95%6.54%
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, COLUMBUS ranked #10,939 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 100,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Columbus Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 20 grave(s) with the surname Columbus.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Columbus.

Resource Links for Columbus


Columbus Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/columbus/

Columbus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbus

COLUMBUS Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Columbus (23 Jul 2007)

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


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