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Walter Surname


Frequency of Walter in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, WALTER ranked #651 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 47,615 people, or approximately 1 in every 5,665 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
WALTER65147,61590.17%5.96%0.42%0.61%1.22%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, WALTER ranked #655 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 5,556 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

Walter Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 683 grave(s) with the surname Walter.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Walter.

Resource Links for Walter


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

Walter Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Walter surname / last name in this family name dictionary. Walter family history & genealogy resources to trace your family tree & ancestry.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/w/walter.php (20 Oct 2010)

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

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

Walter Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/walter/


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