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Johnson Surname


Frequency of Johnson in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, JOHNSON ranked #2 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 1,857,160 people, or approximately 1 in every 145 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
JOHNSON21,857,16061.55%33.80%0.91%0.42%1.82%1.50%
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, JOHNSON ranked #2 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 123 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Johnson Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 30,636 grave(s) with the surname Johnson.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Johnson.

Resource Links for Johnson


List of people with surname Johnson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_people_with_surname_Johnson

Johnson Family Surname Genealogy [freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com]
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tqpeiffer/Documents/Surnames/MMPS/Johnson (1)/johnson1 mmps surname.htm (2 Sep 2011)

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

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

JOHNSON Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Johnson (5 Jun 2008)

Johnson Surname Origin & Family History with Genealogy Resources at Ancestor Search. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Johnson surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/j/johnson.php (1 Oct 2010)

Johnson Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/johnson/


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