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in the U.S.
since 1880
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875k
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in 2010

Lopez

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Fun Facts about the name Lopez

  • How many people with the first name Lopez have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 90 babies born with the first name Lopez in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lopez 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 Lopez? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Lopez first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lopez is Saturday, November 7th, 1891.
  • What year had the most people named Lopez born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lopez was in 1982 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Lopez: Your name in reverse order is Zepol. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Pzole. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lopez? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 874,523 people with the last name Lopez.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lopez? Lopez was ranked as the 12th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!
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Popularity of Lopez as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lopez U.S.
  White 4.86% 64.26%
  African American 0.57% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.02% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.38% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.25% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 92.92% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lopez

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Lopez" mean? The list below shows the origins of Lopez as well as things modernly associated with the name Lopez such as celebrities named Lopez.

From Lope +‎ -ez.

  1. A surname​.

Lopez Vallejo

Lopez was born in 1975.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Lopez

Lopez Cantera
Lopez Lomong
Lopez Studios
Lopez Tonight
Lopez Transportation
Lopez Tree Service
Lopez Doriga
Lopez Glass
Lopez Lake
Lopez Island

Notable Persons With the Last Name Lopez

Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez is an actress, author, dancer, and fashion designer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1986 to present. Jennifer was born in 1969 as Jennifer Lynn Lopez in The Bronx, New York, U.S.

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Mario Lopez

Mario Lopez is an actor and television host with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1984 to present. Mario was born in 1973 as Mario Lopez, Jr. in San Diego, California, United States.

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Arianny Celeste

Arianny Celeste is a model and ufc octagon girl with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Arianny was born in 1985 as Penelope Lopez in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.

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J.Lo

J.Lo is an actress, author, dancer, and fashion designer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1986 to present. J.Lo was born in 1969 as Jennifer Lynn Lopez in The Bronx, New York, U.S.

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George Lopez

George Lopez is a comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1983 to present. George was born in 1961 as George Lopez in Mission Hills, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Adamari López

Adamari was born in 1971 as Adamari Lopez Torres in Humacao, Puerto Rico.

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Constance Marie

Constance Marie is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1982 to present. Constance was born in 1965 as Constance Marie Lopez in East Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Marta Sanchez

Marta Sanchez is a singer and guitarist specializing in pop rock, dance, pop, and R&B music with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1985 to present. Marta was born in 1966 as Marta Sanchez Lopez.

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Feliciano Lopez

Feliciano Lopez is a tennis biography. Feliciano was born in 1981 in Toledo, Spain.

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Erika Buenfil

Erika Buenfil is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1977 to present. Erika was born in 1964 as Teresa de Jesus Buenfil Lopez in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.

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What does the name Lopez mean?

Lis for little, the little things you do.

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

Pis for popular, that you are!

Eis for excellence, your passion, your drive.

Zis for zip, the quickness in your step!

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