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Hightower Surname


Frequency of Hightower in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, HIGHTOWER ranked #1,723 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 19,054 people, or approximately 1 in every 14,158 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
HIGHTOWER1,72319,05453.20%42.30%0.69%0.29%1.98%1.55%
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, HIGHTOWER ranked #1,531 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 12,500 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Hightower Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 179 grave(s) with the surname Hightower.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Hightower.

Resource Links for Hightower


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

Hightower Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/hightower/

Behind the Name: H [Behind The Name]
The meaning and history of first names.
http://www.surnames.behindthename.com/php/browse.php?letter=h (2 Feb 2011)

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

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


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