Hite Last Name Popularity, Meaning and Origin
In this article we'll look at the origin and meaning of the surname Hite and how popular it is in the United States. We'll also look at the race and ethnic origin of people in the United States who are named Hite.
Hite, like all of the names we have data for, is identified by the U.S. Census Bureau as a surname which has more than 100 occurrences in the United States in the Decennial Census survey. The most recent statistics we have for the Hite surname is from the 2010 census data.
Where Does Hite Rank in the Most Common U.S. Names?
According to the data, Hite is ranked #3,034 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Hite surname appeared 11,810 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 4.00 would have the surname Hite.
We can also compare 2010 data for Hite to data from the previous census in 2000. The table below contains all of the statistics for both years in a side-by-side comparison.
|Proportion per 100k||4.00||4.37||-8.84%|
Race and Ethnic Origin of People with the Last Name Hite
We also have some data on the ancestry of people with the surname Hite.
For the most recent 2010 census data, the race/ethnic origin breakdown for Hite was:
- 85.80%, or 10,133 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic White Only".
- 9.39%, or 1,109 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic Black Only".
- 0.62%, or 73 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic Asian and Pacific Islander Only".
- 0.44%, or 52 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic American Indian and Alaskan Native".
- 1.63%, or 193 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic of Two or More Races".
- 2.12%, or 250 total occurrences, were "Hispanic Origin".
Since we have data from the previous census in 2000, we can also compare the values to see how the popularity of Hite has changed in the 10 years between the two census surveys.
|Asian and Pacific Islander||0.62%||0.43%||36.19%|
|American Indian and Alaskan Native||0.44%||0.36%||20.00%|
|Two or More Races||1.63%||1.26%||25.61%|
Link To or Reference This Page
"Hite Last Name Popularity, Meaning and Origin". NameCensus.com. Accessed on July 3, 2022. https://namecensus.com/last-names/hite-surname-popularity/.
"Hite Last Name Popularity, Meaning and Origin". NameCensus.com, https://namecensus.com/last-names/hite-surname-popularity/. Accessed 3 July, 2022
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