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Schaffer Surname


Frequency of Schaffer in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, SCHAFFER ranked #1,630 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 20,117 people, or approximately 1 in every 13,410 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
SCHAFFER1,63020,11793.67%3.08%0.33%0.37%1.18%1.37%
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, SCHAFFER ranked #1,956 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.

Schaffer Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 310 grave(s) with the surname Schaffer.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Schaffer.

Resource Links for Schaffer


Schaffer Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/schaffer/

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

Schaffer Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Schaffer surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Family History Ideas.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/s/schaffer.php (14 Oct 2010)

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


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