First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
On This Page

How to Pronounce Arvey

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Arvey?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Arvey mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Arvey

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Arvey to us below


Notable Persons With the Last Name Arvey

Verna was born on February 16th, 1910. She passed away on November 22nd, 1987.


Jacob was born on November 3rd, 1895 in Chicago. Jacob is also known as Arvey, Jake; Arvey, and Jack. He breathed his last breath on August 25th, 1977.


Richard David Arvey is a scientist.


Where is the name Arvey popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Arvey as a last name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Arvey as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in Maryland, North Carolina, or Wisconsin.

Common first names for Arvey

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Arvey U.S.
  White 85.94% 64.26%
  African American 2.73% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.91% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.08% 16.26%

Of Last Name Arvey

People with the last name Arvey are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Arvey

  • How Popular is the name Arvey? Arvey is the 50,210th most popular name of all time. As a last name Arvey was the 75,317th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Arvey have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 41 babies born with the first name Arvey in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Arvey? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Arvey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Arvey is Saturday, February 12th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Arvey born? The highest recorded use of the first name Arvey was in 1926 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Arvey: Your name in reverse order is Yevra. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ayver. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Arvey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 256 people with the last name Arvey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Arvey? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Arvey as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Arveys Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Arvey

Name poster for Arvey(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.