Most popular names in 2000

Here you can find a list of top 1000 most popular last names according to 2000 US Census data.

List of names by rank 1 - 100

Rank 2000 Last Name People count Rank 1990 Position change
1 Smith 2376206 1 not changed
2 Johnson 1857160 2 not changed
3 Williams 1534042 3 not changed
4 Brown 1380145 5 1
5 Jones 1362755 4 -1
6 Miller 1127803 7 1
7 Davis 1072335 6 -1
8 Garcia 858289 18 10
9 Rodriguez 804240 22 13
10 Wilson 783051 8 -2
11 Martinez 775072 19 8
12 Anderson 762394 11 -1
13 Taylor 720370 10 -3
14 Thomas 710696 12 -2
15 Hernandez 706372 29 14
16 Moore 698671 9 -7
17 Martin 672711 16 -1
18 Jackson 666125 13 -5
19 Thompson 644368 17 -2
20 White 639515 14 -6
21 Lopez 621536 32 11
22 Lee 605860 24 2
23 Gonzalez 597718 38 15
24 Harris 593542 15 -9
25 Clark 548369 21 -4
26 Lewis 509930 23 -3
27 Robinson 503028 20 -7
28 Walker 501307 25 -3
29 Perez 488521 42 13
30 Hall 473568 26 -4
31 Young 465948 28 -3
32 Allen 463368 27 -5
33 Sanchez 441242 52 19
34 Wright 440367 31 -3
35 King 438986 30 -5
36 Scott 420091 34 -2
37 Green 413477 35 -2
38 Baker 413351 37 -1
39 Adams 413086 36 -3
40 Nelson 412236 39 -1
41 Hill 411770 33 -8
42 Ramirez 388987 70 28
43 Campbell 371953 46 3
44 Mitchell 367433 41 -3
45 Roberts 366215 43 -2
46 Carter 362548 40 -6
47 Phillips 351848 45 -2
48 Evans 342237 48 not changed
49 Turner 335663 44 -5
50 Torres 325169 67 17
51 Parker 324246 47 -4
52 Collins 317848 50 -2
53 Edwards 317070 49 -4
54 Stewart 312899 51 -3
55 Flores 312615 89 34
56 Morris 311754 53 -3
57 Nguyen 310125 229 172
58 Murphy 300501 59 1
59 Rivera 299463 61 2
60 Cook 294795 56 -4
61 Rogers 294403 54 -7
62 Morgan 276400 57 -5
63 Peterson 275041 68 5
64 Cooper 270097 62 -2
65 Reed 267443 55 -10
66 Bailey 265916 60 -6
67 Bell 264752 58 -9
68 Gomez 263590 121 53
69 Kelly 260385 74 5
70 Howard 254779 65 -5
71 Ward 254121 66 -5
72 Cox 253771 64 -8
73 Diaz 251772 99 26
74 Richardson 249533 63 -11
75 Wood 247299 78 3
76 Watson 242432 72 -4
77 Brooks 240751 73 -4
78 Bennett 239055 77 -1
79 Gray 236713 69 -10
80 James 233224 71 -9
81 Reyes 232511 141 60
82 Cruz 231065 118 36
83 Hughes 229390 88 5
84 Price 228756 76 -8
85 Myers 224824 101 16
86 Long 223494 86 not changed
87 Foster 221040 93 6
88 Sanders 220902 75 -13
89 Ross 219961 80 -9
90 Morales 217642 136 46
91 Powell 216553 85 -6
92 Sullivan 215640 105 13
93 Russell 215432 97 4
94 Ortiz 214683 120 26
95 Jenkins 213737 83 -12
96 Gutierrez 212905 202 106
97 Perry 212644 84 -13
98 Butler 210879 91 -7
99 Barnes 210426 79 -20
100 Fisher 210279 113 13