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


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Fun Facts about the name Tapia

  • How unique is the name Tapia? Out of 5,743,017 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Tapia was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Tapia: Your name in reverse order is Aipat. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aptia. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tapia? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 52,651 people with the last name Tapia.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tapia? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 18 of them will have Tapia as their last name.
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Popularity of Tapia as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tapia U.S.
  White 4.85% 64.26%
  African American 0.29% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.71% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.40% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.22% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 93.54% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tapia

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

  1. adobe
  2. adobe brick
  3. wall made of adobe bricks
  4. enclosing wall

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tapia

Nelson Tapia

Nelson Tapia is a football biography. Nelson was born in 1966 in Molina, Maule, Chile.


What does the name Tapia mean?

Tis for treasure, of your friendship.

Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Pis for playful, the fun side of you.

Iis for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Ais for accountable, someone to be counted on

Past life for Tapia born Apr 1, 2003

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Israel approximately on 475. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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