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The MCCURE surname in the USA

Frequency Comparisons
Total Rank Frequency % Per million people
United States
United States (Current snapshot) 135 118954 0.000 0
United States (1880 census) 51 48699 0.000 1
Change since 1880 +84 -70255 0 N/A
Other Countries
Australia 58 22473 0.000 4
United Kingdom 4 33563 0.000 0
Top States for MCCURE by Total
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
Illinois 27 58708 0.000 2
Texas 20 64220 0.000 1
Michigan 18 72845 0.000 2
Kentucky 12 23386 0.000 3
Wisconsin 9 77283 0.000 2
Top States for MCCURE by Frequency
State Total Rank in State Frequency % Per million people
Kentucky 12 23386 0.000 3
Illinois 27 58708 0.000 2
Michigan 18 72845 0.000 2
Wisconsin 9 77283 0.000 2
Texas 20 64220 0.000 1

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

Classification and Origin of MCCURE

Region of origin: British Isles

Country of origin: Ireland

Language of origin: Gaelic

Ethnic origin: Celtic

Religious origin: Christian

Data for religion and/or language relates to the culture in which the MCCURE 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 MCCURE 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 MCCURE in the USA

Classification Total Percent
White (Caucasian) 120 88.89
Black/African American 13 9.63
Asian/Pacific None reported 0
Mixed Race Less than 100 Insignificant
Native American/Alaskan Less than 100 Insignificant
White (Hispanic) None reported 0

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

Meaning of MCCURE in historical publications

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

Similar names to MCCURE

The following names have similar spellings or pronunciations as MCCURE.

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 MCCURE

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