Meaning Not available
Origin Spanish

Rank 6,523 (2000 US census) 7,709 (1990 US census)
Count 4,795 (2000 US census)

Race / ethnic distribution

The 2000 US Census claims that
  • 5.51%, or 264 total occurrences, of those with this family name identified themselves as being white,
  • 0.58%, or 28 total occurrences, as black,
  • 0.15%, or 7 total occurrences, as Asian and Pacific Islander,
  • 0.19%, or 9 total occurrences, as American Indian and Native Alaskan,
  • 0.4%, or 19 total occurrences, as two or more races, and
  • 93.18%, or 4468 total occurrences, as Hispanic ethnic origin.

Russian middle names

As with many things that are 'Russian,' neither child nor his parents has much choice in picking the name. It is purely patronymic and generally predefined at the time when the child is born or even rather conceived. The name is derived from the child's father's first...

How many distinct last names exist in the United States of America?

How does one estimate/guess that number? The first source that comes to mind is the result of the latest available census. We know that 2000 year census presents us with a little over 150,000 unique surnames. The least po...

Shortest last names

The 2000 USA census contains no surnames with ONE character. The shortest last names there have at least two characters in them. We found 175 of those. It does not mean that a one character name does not exist. The census data only contain surnames that occurred at lea...

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