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Owens Surname


Frequency of Owens in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, OWENS ranked #126 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 176,334 people, or approximately 1 in every 1,530 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
OWENS126176,33468.09%27.86%0.71%0.31%1.69%1.35%
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, OWENS ranked #111 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 1,282 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Owens Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 2,495 grave(s) with the surname Owens.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Owens.

Resource Links for Owens


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

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

Owens Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/owens/


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