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King Surname


Frequency of King in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, KING ranked #35 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 438,986 people, or approximately 1 in every 615 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
KING35438,98672.80%22.02%0.97%0.88%1.71%1.62%
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, KING ranked #30 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 526 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

King Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 5,785 grave(s) with the surname King.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname King.

Resource Links for King


King (surname) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/King_(surname)

KING Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=King (15 Apr 2008)

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

King Surname Origin & Family History with Genealogy Resources at Ancestor Search. [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the King surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/k/king.php (2 Oct 2010)

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

King Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/king/


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