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since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Acres

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  1. Extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use
  1. plural of acre

acres was also found in the following language(s): French, Latin, and Spanish

Notable Persons With the Last Name Acres

Ava Acres is an actress. She has been prominent since 2010. Ava was born in 2005.


Isabella Acres is an actress and actor. She has been prominent since 2006. Isabella was born on February 21st, 2001 in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.


Birt was born on July 23rd, 1854 in Richmond, Virginia, U.S. He left this life on December 27th, 1918.


Mark Acres is a basketball player for the Divarese Varese, Benfica, Boston Celtics, Orlando Magic, Houston Rockets, and Washington Wizards. He was most prominent from 1985 to 1998. Mark was born on November 15th, 1962 in Inglewood, California.


Blake was born on October 7th, 1995.


Basil Acres was a soccer player for the Ipswich Town F.C. Basil was born on November 27th, 1926 in Brantham, England. He left this life on July 23rd, 2000.


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Popularity of Acres as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Acres U.S.
  White 74.73% 64.26%
  African American 17.06% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.11% 16.26%

Of Last Name Acres

People with the last name Acres are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Acres

  • How Popular is the name Acres? As a last name Acres was the 23,251st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Acres first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Acres is Sunday, April 10th, 1921.
  • How unique is the name Acres? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Acres. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Acres: Your name in reverse order is Serca. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ercsa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Acres? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,096 people with the last name Acres.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Acres? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Acres as their last name since less than 1 person in 270k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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