The history of your name

The ASKEY surname in the USA

Frequency Comparisons
Total Rank Frequency % Per million people
United States
United States (Current snapshot) 1,124 21620 0.000 4
United States (1880 census) 277 15177 0.001 6
Change since 1880 +847 -6443 -0.001 -2
Other Countries
Australia 38 31847 0.000 2
United Kingdom 896 5742 0.002 20
Top States for ASKEY by Total
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
Pennsylvania 348 4124 0.003 28
Texas 103 14391 0.000 5
California 82 25823 0.000 2
New York 62 27262 0.000 3
Florida 62 24224 0.000 4
Top States for ASKEY by Frequency
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
Pennsylvania 348 4124 0.003 28
Washington DC 7 7228 0.001 12
Idaho 14 10997 0.001 11
Oklahoma 24 12982 0.001 7
Missouri 32 18199 0.001 6

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

Classification and Origin of ASKEY

Region of origin: British Isles

Country of origin: England

Language of origin: English

Ethnic origin: English

Religious origin: Christian

Data for religion and/or language relates to the culture in which the ASKEY 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.

Data for ethnic origin relates to the region and country in which the ASKEY surname originated. It does not necessarily have any correlation with the ethnicity of the majority of current American citizens with that name.

Ethnic distribution of ASKEY in the USA

Classification Total Percent
Black/African American 66 5.87
White (Hispanic) 17 1.51
Mixed Race 11 0.98
White (Caucasian) 1,023 91.01
Asian/Pacific Less than 100 Insignificant
Native American/Alaskan Less than 100 Insignificant

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

Meaning of ASKEY in historical publications

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

Similar names to ASKEY

The following names have similar spellings or pronunciations as ASKEY.

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 ASKEY

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