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The ALVEZ surname in the USA

Frequency Comparisons
Total Rank Frequency % Per million people
United States
United States (Current snapshot) 264 69428 0.000 1
United States (1880 census) 11 86610 0.000 0
Change since 1880 +253 +17182 0 N/A
Other Countries
Australia 7 112456 0.000 0
United Kingdom 0 0
Top States for ALVEZ by Total
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
Florida 52 29115 0.000 3
Massachusetts 34 20870 0.001 5
New York 28 57739 0.000 1
California 25 76314 0.000 1
New Jersey 25 37268 0.000 3
Top States for ALVEZ by Frequency
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
Massachusetts 34 20870 0.001 5
Maryland 22 22116 0.000 4
Florida 52 29115 0.000 3
New Jersey 25 37268 0.000 3
West Virginia 5 19490 0.000 3

Notes

'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 ALVEZ live. This obviously tends to be biased towards the most populous states. The second set of figures show where people called ALVEZ represent the biggest proportion of the population. So, in this case, there are more people called ALVEZ in Florida than any other state, but you are more likely to find a ALVEZ by picking someone at random in Massachusetts than anywhere else.

Classification and Origin of ALVEZ

Sorry, we don't have any origin and classification information for the ALVEZ surname.

Ethnic distribution of ALVEZ in the USA

Classification Total Percent
White (Hispanic) 160 60.61
White (Caucasian) 58 21.97
Asian/Pacific 20 7.58
Mixed Race 14 5.3
Black/African American Less than 100 Insignificant
Native American/Alaskan Less than 100 Insignificant

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

ALVEZ is a genuine surname, but it's an uncommon one. Did you possibly mean one of these instead?

Meaning of ALVEZ in historical publications

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

Similar names to ALVEZ

The following names have similar spellings or pronunciations as ALVEZ.

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 ALVEZ

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