First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Joa

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Popularity of Joa as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Joa U.S.
  White 22.63% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 35.15% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.83% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 39.19% 16.26%

Of Last Name Joa

People with the last name Joa are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Joa

  • How Popular is the name Joa? Joa is the 50,588th most popular name of all time. As a last name Joa was the 43,584th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Joa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 40 babies born with the first name Joa in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Joa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Joa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Joa is Friday, December 2nd, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Joa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Joa was in 1953 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Joa: Your name in reverse order is Aoj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oja. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Joa? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 495 people with the last name Joa.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Joa? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Joa as their last name since less than 1 person in 588k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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