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Fun Facts about the name Rubio

  • How many people with the first name Rubio have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Rubio in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rubio? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2012 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Rubio first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rubio is Friday, September 10th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Rubio born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rubio was in 2012 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Rubio: Your name in reverse order is Oibur. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Obuir. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rubio? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 50,788 people with the last name Rubio.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rubio? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 17 of them will have Rubio as their last name.
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Popularity of Rubio as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rubio U.S.
  White 5.35% 64.26%
  African American 0.28% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.80% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.27% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.25% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 92.04% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rubio

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

From Latin rubeus.

  1. a blond (or blonde) person
  2. gurnard (fish)

Other Inspirations for the Name Rubio

Rubio 2016
Rubio Fundraising
Rubio Immigration
Rubio Monocoat
Rubio Super Pac
Rubio Tax Plan
Rubio Lee Tax Plan
Rubio Trump
Rubio Rubin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rubio

Rey Mysterio

Rey Mysterio is a professional wrestler. Rey was born in 1974 as Oscar Gutierrez Rubio in Chula Vista, San Diego, California, United States.


Paulina Rubio

Paulina Rubio is a singer, actress, television music competition judge, and hostess specializing in latin pop, pop, dance, and pop rock music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1981 to present. Paulina was born in 1971 as Paulina Susana Rubio Rue in Mexico City, Mexico.


María Rubio

María was born in 1934.


Ingrid Rubio

Ingrid was born in 1975.


What does the name Rubio mean?

Ris for romantic, hopelessly so

Uis for unique, your love of life.

Bis for busy, your never idle life.

Iis for impartial, a great arbiter

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

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