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Hanks Surname


Frequency of Hanks in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, HANKS ranked #1,928 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 17,141 people, or approximately 1 in every 15,738 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
HANKS1,92817,14185.46%9.86%1.36%0.32%1.36%1.65%
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, HANKS ranked #1,983 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 16,667 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Hanks Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 204 grave(s) with the surname Hanks.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Hanks.

Resource Links for Hanks


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

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

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

Hanks Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/hanks/

Hanks Surname Origin & Family History with Genealogy Resources. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Hanks surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/h/hanks.php (12 May 2011)


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