First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

How to Pronounce Blount

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

Meanings and Origins

What does the name Blount mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Blount

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

  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Blount

James Blunt is a pop rock, soft rock, acoustic music, and folk rock musician and singer-songwriter. He plays Piano, Guitar, Keyboard instrument, Violin, Percussion instrument, Mellotron, Organ (music), Seagull (company), Gibson J-45, and Vocals. He holds the title You're Beautiful". He was most prominent from 2003 to present. James was given the name James Hillier Blount on February 22nd, 1974 in Tidworth, Wiltshire, England.


Legarrette Blount is a football player for the Tennessee Titans, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, New England Patriots, and Pittsburgh Steelers. Legarrette was born on December 5th, 1986 in Perry, Florida.


Sun Ra was an avant-garde jazz musician. He plays Piano, organ, keyboards, Minimoog, celesta, percussion, and vocals. He was most active from 1934 to 1993. Sun was given the name Herman Poole Blount on May 22nd, 1914 in Birmingham, Alabama, U.S. Sun is also known as Sun Ra and Le Sony'r Ra. He died on May 30th, 1993.


Lisa Blount was an actress, producer, and ginny mule pictures. She was most prominent from 1977 to 2010. Lisa was given the name Lisa Suzanne Blount on July 1st, 1957 in Fayetteville, Arkansas, U.S. She died on October 27th, 2010.


Elizabeth Blount is a noble. She holds the title Baroness Tailboys of Kyme and Baroness Clinton. Elizabeth was born in Kinlet.


Mel Blount is a football player for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Mel was born on April 10th, 1948 in Vidalia, Georgia.


Where is the name Blount popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Blount as a last name

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Blount as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in Georgia, North Carolina, or Florida.

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Blount U.S.
  White 47.28% 64.26%
  African American 47.09% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.34% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.52% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.58% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.20% 16.26%

Of Last Name Blount

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Blount

  • How Popular is the name Blount? As a last name Blount was the 1,803rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Blount first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Blount is Sunday, August 15th, 1880.
  • How unique is the name Blount? From 1880 to 2016 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Blount. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Blount: Your name in reverse order is Tnuolb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ubotln. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Blount? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 19,878 people with the last name Blount.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Blount? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 7 of them will have Blount as their last name.

What Blount's Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Blount

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

  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.