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The ALESSANDRO surname in the USA

Frequency Comparisons
Total Rank Frequency % Per million people
United States
United States (Current snapshot) 788 28489 0.000 3
United States (1880 census) 9 90948 0.000 0
Change since 1880 +779 +62459 0 N/A
Other Countries
Australia 22 48903 0.000 1
United Kingdom 0 0
Top States for ALESSANDRO by Total
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
New York 163 7664 0.001 9
Florida 78 14454 0.000 5
New Jersey 74 8526 0.001 9
Ohio 69 12136 0.001 6
Massachusetts 66 7859 0.001 10
Top States for ALESSANDRO by Frequency
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
Rhode Island 35 2922 0.003 33
Massachusetts 66 7859 0.001 10
Delaware 7 10753 0.001 9
New Jersey 74 8526 0.001 9
New York 163 7664 0.001 9


'A figure of zero indicates that we don't have data for this name (usually because it's quite uncommon and our stats don't go down that far). It doesn't mean that there's no-one with that name at all!

For less common surnames, the figures get progressively less reliable the fewer holders of that name there are. This data is aggregated from several public lists, and some stats are interpolated from known values. The margin of error is well over 100% at the rarest end of the table!

For less common surnames, the frequency and "per million" values may be 0 even though there are people with that name. That's because they represent less than one in a million of the population, which ends up as 0 after rounding.

It's possible for a surname to gain in rank and/or total while being less common per million people (or vice versa) as there are now more surnames in the USA as a result of immigration. In mathematical terms, the tail has got longer, with a far larger number of less common surnames.

Figures for top states show firstly the states where most people called ALESSANDRO live. This obviously tends to be biased towards the most populous states. The second set of figures show where people called ALESSANDRO represent the biggest proportion of the population. So, in this case, there are more people called ALESSANDRO in New York than any other state, but you are more likely to find a ALESSANDRO by picking someone at random in Rhode Island than anywhere else.

Classification and Origin of ALESSANDRO

Region of origin: Europe

Country of origin: Italy

Language of origin: Italian

Data for religion and/or language relates to the culture in which the ALESSANDRO surname originated. It does not necessarily have any correlation with the language spoken, or religion practised, by the majority of current American citizens with that name.

Ethnic distribution of ALESSANDRO in the USA

Classification Total Percent
White (Caucasian) 738 93.65
Mixed Race 20 2.54
White (Hispanic) 16 2.03
Native American/Alaskan 8 1.02
Asian/Pacific Less than 100 Insignificant
Black/African American Less than 100 Insignificant

Ethnic distribution data shows the number and percentage of people with the ALESSANDRO surname who reported their ethnic background as being in these broad categories in the most recent national census.

Meaning of ALESSANDRO in historical publications

Sorry, we don't have any information on the meaning of ALESSANDRO.

Similar names to ALESSANDRO

The following names have similar spellings or pronunciations as ALESSANDRO.

This does not necessarily imply a direct relationship between the names, but may indicate names that could be mistaken for this one when written down or misheard.

Matches are generated automatically by a combination of Soundex, Metaphone and Levenshtein matching.

Potential typos for ALESSANDRO

The following words are slight variants of ALESSANDRO that are likely to be possible typos or misspellings in written material.