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York Surname


Frequency of York in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, YORK ranked #596 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 51,334 people, or approximately 1 in every 5,255 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
YORK59651,33487.72%7.69%0.93%0.60%1.45%1.61%
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, YORK ranked #613 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 5,263 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

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

York Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 778 grave(s) with the surname York.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname York.

Resource Links for York


York Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/york/

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

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

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

York Surname Origin & Last Name Meaning with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the York surname / last name in this family name dictionary. York family history & genealogy resources to trace your family tree & ancestry.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/y/york.php (22 Oct 2010)

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


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