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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Huerta

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From the a derivation of Latin hortus.

  1. garden, vegetable garden
  2. orchard, cultivated land

Notable Persons With the Last Name Huerta

Paz de la Huerta is an actress. She was most active from 1998 to present. Paz was given the name María de la Paz Elizabeth Sofía Adriana de la Huerta on September 3rd, 1984 in New York City, New York, U.S.


Dolores Huerta is a labor leader, activist, and trade union. Dolores was given the name Dolores Clara Fernández on April 10th, 1930 in Dawson, New Mexico.


Freddy Fender was a tejano music, country music, rock music, and swamp pop singing and guitarist. He plays Human voice, Guitar, and Fender Musical Instruments Corporation. He was most active from 1957 to 1957. Freddy was given the name Baldemar Garza Huerta on June 4th, 1937 in San Benito, Texas. Freddy is also known as El Bebop Kid and Scotty Wayne. He passed away on October 15th, 2006.


Roger Huerta is a notable person. Roger was born on May 20th, 1983 in Los Angeles.


Victoriano Huerta was a President of Mexico. His career lasted from 1913 to 1914. Victoriano was born on December 22nd, 1850 in Agua Gorda, Colotlán, Jalisco. He died on January 13th, 1916.


Rodolfo Guzmán Huerta was a wrestler. Rodolfo was born in Tulancingo. He died on February 5th, 1984.


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Popularity of Huerta as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Huerta U.S.
  White 3.78% 64.26%
  African American 0.20% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.27% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.14% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.14% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 95.47% 16.26%

Of Last Name Huerta

People with the last name Huerta are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Huerta

  • How Popular is the name Huerta? As a last name Huerta was the 735th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Huerta first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Huerta is Monday, February 26th, 1906.
  • How unique is the name Huerta? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Huerta. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Huerta: Your name in reverse order is Atreuh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Auhter. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Huerta? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 47,455 people with the last name Huerta.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Huerta? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 16 of them will have Huerta as their last name.

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What does the name Huerta mean?

His for hero, as you appear to many.

Uis for useful, always to others.

Eis for eternal, your spirit will live.

Ris for resourceful, in any challenge that comes your way

Tis for tough, for you are not easily broken

Ais for attractive, inside and out

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  • 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.