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

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Origin and Meaning of Hodge

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  1. A patronymic surname​ derived from a Middle English diminutive of the given name Roger.

Notable Persons Named Hodge

Hodge was born in 1715 in England.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Hodge

Edwin Hodge is an actor. His career lasted from 1995 to 1995. Edwin was given the name Edwin Martel Basil Hodge on January 26th, 1985 in Jacksonville, Florida.


Aldis Hodge is an actor. His ongoing career started in 1989. Aldis was given the name Aldis Alexander Basil Hodge on September 20th, 1986 in Onslow County, North Carolina.


He has had major accomplishments since 1985. Douglas was born on February 25th, 1960 in Plymouth.


She has been prominent since 1971. Patricia was given the name Patricia Ann Hodge on September 29th, 1946 in Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, England.


Dame Margaret Hodge is a for Barking, Minister of State for Culture, Tourism, Minister of State for Work, Minister of State for Children, Minister for Universities, Under-Secretary of Statefor Disabled People, Member of Parliament, forBarking, Public Accounts Committee (United Ki. She was most active from 2010 to 2015. Dame was born on September 8th, 1944 in Cairo.


Sue Hodge is an actor. Sue was born on June 4th, 1957 in Orsett, Essex.


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International Interest for Hodge

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Hodge as a last name

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Common last names for Hodge

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hodge U.S.
  White 68.67% 64.26%
  African American 24.92% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.43% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.65% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.43% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.90% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hodge

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

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Fun Facts about the name Hodge

  • How Popular is the name Hodge? Hodge is the 42,475th most popular name of all time. As a last name Hodge was the 643rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Hodge have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 68 babies born with the first name Hodge in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hodge to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hodge? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Hodge first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hodge is Monday, December 25th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Hodge born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hodge was in 1925 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Random Hodge Factoid: According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hodge is not a popular baby boy's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1925.
  • Weird things about the name Hodge: Your name in reverse order is Egdoh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hdeog. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hodge? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 52,920 people with the last name Hodge.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hodge? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 18 of them will have Hodge as their last name.

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  • 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).
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