77 Most Common Hispanic Last Names Beginning with Y

In this section of the site we have data on the most common Hispanic last names beginning with Y in the United States. These names are taken directly from the most recent census data.

Currently, the most popular Hispanic last name beginning with Y in America is Yanez, with a total count of 25,563 people who have the surname. The surname Yanez occurs roughly 8 times per 100,000 people in the U.S.

The table below shows the most common surnames ending starting with Y 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 "Hispanic".

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
1385 YANEZ 25,563 4.76% 0.18% 0.46% 0.38% 0.20% 94.01%
1619 YBARRA 22,211 10.33% 0.30% 0.40% 0.60% 0.31% 88.06%
5411 YEPEZ 6,433 3.67% 0.19% 0.37% 0.14% 0.12% 95.51%
6590 YANES 5,140 9.96% 0.91% 0.86% 0.29% 0.45% 87.53%
16734 YBANEZ 1,709 9.07% 0.35% 24.34% 0.64% 0.82% 64.77%
17345 YZAGUIRRE 1,629 14.30% 0.55% (S) 0.49% (S) 84.10%
19834 YEPES 1,355 5.68% 0.37% 0.96% (S) (S) 92.77%
23675 YNIGUEZ 1,070 10.84% (S) 5.05% 0.56% (S) 83.08%
23817 YESCAS 1,061 3.77% (S) (S) 1.04% (S) 94.63%
26772 YERENA 909 2.75% (S) (S) 0.00% (S) 96.59%
29231 YSLAS 810 13.21% (S) 0.62% 0.74% (S) 84.94%
30165 YEBRA 777 3.73% (S) 2.57% (S) 0.00% 93.05%
32792 YGLESIAS 700 20.14% (S) (S) 0.86% 1.00% 77.00%
33196 YEPIZ 689 3.92% (S) (S) (S) (S) 94.92%
33280 YBARBO 687 29.99% (S) (S) 0.00% 1.60% 67.83%
37125 YERO 601 21.96% 7.32% (S) 0.00% (S) 69.55%
39052 YTUARTE 564 18.44% (S) (S) (S) (S) 80.14%
42237 YERA 514 7.20% (S) 0.00% 0.00% (S) 91.44%
47272 YORBA 449 25.39% 0.00% (S) 2.45% (S) 70.60%
49636 YUNGA 423 3.31% (S) (S) 1.18% (S) 93.38%
49999 YNOA 419 2.15% (S) 0.00% 0.00% (S) 96.90%
52970 YAC 391 1.28% (S) (S) 0.00% 0.00% 97.19%
53913 YRUEGAS 383 11.75% (S) (S) (S) (S) 85.90%
55255 YUPA 372 4.30% (S) (S) (S) 0.00% 94.09%
59901 YZQUIERDO 337 12.17% (S) 0.00% (S) (S) 86.94%
60045 YNFANTE 336 5.36% 0.00% (S) 0.00% (S) 93.15%
61123 YOC 329 2.13% 0.00% (S) (S) 0.00% 96.05%
61297 YAMBO 328 3.66% 3.05% (S) (S) (S) 91.46%
62045 YRIGOYEN 323 36.53% (S) 0.00% (S) 0.00% 62.85%
70403 YANZA 278 (S) (S) 5.40% 0.00% 0.00% 93.17%
71265 YSASI 274 11.31% (S) 0.00% 0.00% (S) 88.32%
73666 YAURI 263 3.04% (S) (S) 0.00% 0.00% 96.58%
74375 YRACHETA 260 8.08% (S) (S) 2.31% 0.00% 88.46%
75069 YSAIS 257 19.84% 0.00% 2.72% (S) (S) 75.10%
75799 YULFO 254 8.27% 1.97% (S) 0.00% (S) 88.19%
80419 YUMAN 236 8.47% 5.51% (S) (S) (S) 83.05%
81458 YSLAVA 232 8.62% 0.00% 0.00% 8.62% 0.00% 82.76%
83834 YAGUAL 224 3.13% 0.00% 2.23% 0.00% 0.00% 94.64%
86005 YCAZA 217 14.75% (S) (S) 0.00% 0.00% 83.87%
87335 YADO 213 6.57% (S) 2.35% (S) (S) 89.67%
88336 YOGUEZ 210 2.38% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 97.62%
88336 YANAS 210 21.43% (S) (S) (S) 0.00% 75.24%
88685 YNOSTROSA 209 11.00% (S) (S) 3.83% 0.00% 84.69%
92358 YURIAR 199 4.52% (S) (S) 3.02% (S) 89.95%
93921 YEVERINO 195 (S) (S) 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 99.49%
95115 YUBETA 192 21.35% 0.00% (S) 0.00% (S) 77.60%
98553 YRIGOLLEN 184 17.39% (S) (S) (S) (S) 78.80%
100791 YOCUPICIO 179 (S) 0.00% (S) (S) 0.00% 96.09%
102688 YORDAN 175 26.86% 4.57% 4.57% (S) (S) 63.43%
107134 YELA 166 7.83% 0.00% (S) 0.00% (S) 90.36%
109758 YASCARIBAY 161 (S) 0.00% (S) (S) 0.00% 95.03%
110825 YLLESCAS 159 7.55% (S) 0.00% 0.00% (S) 91.82%
111426 YNOSTROZA 158 8.23% (S) (S) 3.16% 0.00% 87.34%
113791 YANIZ 154 16.23% (S) (S) 0.00% 0.00% 82.47%
115034 YARRITO 152 17.76% (S) 0.00% 3.95% (S) 77.63%
116829 YNCLAN 149 28.19% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 71.81%
118853 YSASSI 146 7.53% (S) (S) 0.00% 0.00% 91.78%
119508 YVARRA 145 11.03% 0.00% (S) 0.00% (S) 85.52%
120187 YGLECIAS 144 11.81% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 88.19%
121590 YUPANQUI 142 7.04% (S) (S) 0.00% 0.00% 92.25%
126765 YUQUILIMA 135 0.00% (S) 0.00% 0.00% (S) 98.52%
129047 YRIBE 132 13.64% (S) 0.00% (S) 0.00% 84.09%
131379 YSASAGA 129 13.18% (S) (S) 3.88% 4.65% 76.74%
132206 YATACO 128 (S) (S) 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 96.09%
133048 YAPOR 127 4.72% (S) 0.00% 0.00% (S) 94.49%
138304 YSQUIERDO 121 4.13% (S) 0.00% 0.00% (S) 95.04%
138304 YANQUI 121 4.13% (S) 0.00% (S) 0.00% 93.39%
140157 YNZUNZA 119 5.88% 0.00% (S) 0.00% (S) 91.60%
141140 YORRO 118 18.64% (S) 11.02% (S) 5.08% 63.56%
146201 YARZA 113 (S) (S) 15.04% 0.00% 0.00% 82.30%
146201 YEGA 113 7.08% 6.19% 7.96% (S) (S) 77.88%
152628 YRLAS 107 22.43% (S) (S) 0.00% 0.00% 73.83%
152628 YDROGO 107 17.76% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 82.24%
154907 YUNEZ 105 8.57% (S) (S) 0.00% 0.00% 90.48%
156044 YNOCENCIO 104 17.31% (S) 0.00% 0.00% (S) 80.77%
157234 YZNAGA 103 33.01% (S) 0.00% 0.00% (S) 65.05%
159712 YAHUACA 101 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%

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

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Last Names by Ancestry

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Black

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Asian and Pacific Islander

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American Indian and Alaskan Native

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Data Source(s)

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

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