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Fairfax Surname


Frequency of Fairfax in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, FAIRFAX ranked #17,970 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 1,433 people, or approximately 1 in every 188,250 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
FAIRFAX17,9701,43352.20%43.27%1.81%2.16%
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, FAIRFAX ranked #13,792 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.

Fairfax Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 35 grave(s) with the surname Fairfax.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Fairfax.

Resource Links for Fairfax


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

Fairfax Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Fairfax

Fairfax Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/fairfax/

Fairfax Surname Origin & Family History. Start your family tree. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Fairfax surname / last name in family name dictionary. Genealogy Help & Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/f/fairfax.php (6 May 2011)

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


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