23 Most Common American Indian and Alaskan Native Last Names Beginning with A

In this section of the site we have data on the most common American Indian and Alaskan Native last names beginning with A in the United States. These names are taken directly from the most recent census data.

Currently, the most popular American Indian and Alaskan Native last name beginning with A in America is Azure, with a total count of 1,508 people who have the surname. The surname Azure occurs roughly 0 times per 100,000 people in the U.S.

The table below shows the most common surnames ending starting with A with statistics on the heritage and ancestry of those with the surname.

This list has been compiled using the most recent Census data and we have included only names where at least 60% of people with the name self-identified as "American Indian and Alaskan Native".

Click any of the names in the table below to find out more about the origin, meaning, and ancestry of each last name.

Rank Name Count White Black API AIAN 2+ Races Hispanic
18366 AZURE 1,508 20.36% 0.93% 0.73% 67.77% 7.29% 2.92%
26143 ABEITA 936 8.44% (S) (S) 65.17% 4.38% 19.66%
35812 ALEXIE 627 20.41% (S) (S) 74.64% 3.51% 0.80%
39887 APACHITO 550 0.00% (S) 0.00% 98.00% (S) 1.45%
60045 ATCITTY 336 1.79% 0.00% 0.00% 92.26% 3.87% 2.08%
62189 ATENE 322 11.80% 0.00% (S) 86.96% (S) (S)
66754 ATTAKAI 296 1.69% 0.00% (S) 96.28% (S) (S)
77788 APACHE 246 11.79% (S) (S) 77.64% 2.03% 8.13%
79338 ALTAHA 240 4.17% 0.00% (S) 91.25% 2.92% (S)
85357 AMERICANHORSE 219 3.20% 0.00% 0.00% 89.50% 5.02% 2.28%
88020 ANTELOPE 211 2.37% (S) (S) 89.57% 2.84% 4.27%
106096 ARCOREN 168 5.36% 0.00% 0.00% 91.07% (S) (S)
112568 AYZE 156 (S) 0.00% (S) 92.95% (S) (S)
115639 ADAKAI 151 (S) 0.00% (S) 83.44% 7.95% 7.28%
116829 AHASTEEN 149 (S) (S) 0.00% 93.29% 0.00% 4.70%
117480 AUGARE 148 10.81% (S) 0.00% 81.76% 6.76% (S)
122314 ADSON 141 18.44% 9.93% 0.00% 68.79% (S) (S)
144141 ARMAJO 115 5.22% (S) (S) 83.48% 5.22% 5.22%
148347 ACTIVE 111 (S) 5.41% (S) 81.98% 4.50% (S)
149395 AHHAITTY 110 10.00% 0.00% (S) 77.27% 9.09% (S)
154907 AUTAUBO 105 9.52% (S) 0.00% 81.90% 6.67% (S)
160975 ANGAIAK 100 5.00% (S) 0.00% 73.00% 21.00% (S)
160975 ASHES 100 14.00% 19.00% 0.00% 64.00% (S) (S)

Table Key

To help you understand the above table, below is a description of each column and what it represents.

  • Rank - The official rank of the name according to the US Census Bureau.
  • Count. Number of occurrences: Estimate of the number of people with the surname in the United States. (S) means the data was suppressed for privacy.
  • White. Non-Hispanic White Only: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "non-hispanic white" (race)
  • Black. Non-Hispanic Black Only: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "non-hispanic black" (race)
  • API. Non-Hispanic Asian & Pacific Islander Only: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "non-hispanic Asian & Pacific Islander" (race)
  • AIAN. Non-Hispanic American Indian & Alaskan Native Only: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "non-hispanic American Indian & Alaskan Native" (race)
  • 2+ Races. Non-Hispanic of 2 or More Races: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "non-hispanic two or more races" (race)
  • Hispanic. Hispanic Origin: Percentage of people with a given surname who classified themselves as "Hispanic origin" (race)

Other Last Name Letters

To find all of the most popular American Indian and Alaskan Native last names by starting letter, you can choose a letter from the following list:

Last Names by Ancestry

If you want to search for different ethnicity or ancestry, we also have pages that will let you find last names beginning with A (or any other letter) based on a specific ancestry.

White

The links below will let you research white last names starting with each letter of the alphabet.

Black

The links below will let you research black last names starting with each letter of the alphabet.

Hispanic

The links below will let you research Hispanic last names starting with each letter of the alphabet.

Asian and Pacific Islander

The links below will let you research Asian and Pacific Islander last names starting with each letter of the alphabet.

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the Decennial Census survey, from the United States Census Bureau.