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The ARBOUR surname in the USA

Frequency Comparisons
Total Rank Frequency % Per million people
United States
United States (Current snapshot) 1,102 21947 0.000 4
United States (1880 census) 78 36869 0.000 2
Change since 1880 +1024 +14922 0 +2
Other Countries
Australia 1 298791 0.000 0
United Kingdom 0 0
Top States for ARBOUR by Total
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
Louisiana 153 3309 0.003 34
Maine 134 1588 0.011 105
Michigan 129 8613 0.001 13
Florida 97 15751 0.001 6
Massachusetts 70 9877 0.001 11
Top States for ARBOUR by Frequency
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
Maine 134 1588 0.011 105
Delaware 59 2114 0.008 75
Louisiana 153 3309 0.003 34
Connecticut 45 8982 0.001 13
Michigan 129 8613 0.001 13


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

Classification and Origin of ARBOUR

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

Ethnic distribution of ARBOUR in the USA

Classification Total Percent
White (Hispanic) 18 1.63
Mixed Race 13 1.18
White (Caucasian) 1,067 96.82
Asian/Pacific Less than 100 Insignificant
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 ARBOUR surname who reported their ethnic background as being in these broad categories in the most recent national census.

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

Meaning of ARBOUR in historical publications

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

Similar names to ARBOUR

The following names have similar spellings or pronunciations as ARBOUR.

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 ARBOUR

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