"Down" Surname

Frequency of "Down" Surname in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, "Down" ranked #20,484 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 1,204 people, or approximately 1 in every 224,055 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
"Down" 20,484 1,204 89.20% 3.82% 0.75% 1.83% 2.99% 1.41%
US Top 151,671 269,762,087 69.8% 11.8% 0.7% 3.7% 1.7% 12.3%

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

1990 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, "Down" ranked #20,938 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census.

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

"Down" Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 11 grave(s) with the surname "Down".

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Surnames that Sound Like "Down"

The surname "Down" has a Soundex code of D500. The following 438 surname(s) may sound similar to "Down" since they share the same Soundex code.

Dam
Dan
Den
Dim
Din
Dom
Don
Dum
Dun
Dym

Combination Surnames Containing "Down"

Histopolis has information on the following combination or hyphenated surnames containing the surname "Down":