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Sharp Surname


Frequency of Sharp in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, SHARP ranked #371 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 76,868 people, or approximately 1 in every 3,509 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
SHARP37176,86885.12%10.50%0.95%0.45%1.40%1.58%
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, SHARP ranked #332 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 3,030 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Sharp Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 1,002 grave(s) with the surname Sharp.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Sharp.

Resource Links for Sharp


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

Sharp Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/sharp/

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

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


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