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


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Fun Facts about the name Torres

  • How many people with the first name Torres have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 267 babies born with the first name Torres in the United States. That's more than enough people named Torres 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 Torres? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1961 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Torres first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Torres is Monday, October 17th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Torres born? The highest recorded use of the first name Torres was in 1995 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Random Torres Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Torres is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Torres: Your name in reverse order is Serrot. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sterro. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Torres? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 437,813 people with the last name Torres.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Torres? Torres was ranked as the 37th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!
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Popularity of Torres as a first name

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Popularity of Torres as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Torres U.S.
  White 5.35% 64.26%
  African American 0.57% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.43% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.20% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 92.16% 16.26%

Of Last Name Torres

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

  1. A surname​.

Torres was also found in the following language(s): Portuguese and Spanish

Other Inspirations for the Name Torres

Torres Aes
Torres Dc 9
Torres Del Paine
Torres Sprinter
Torres Tour
Torres Band
Torres Del Paine Hiking
Torres Gemelas
Torres Security
Torres Del Paine National Park

Notable Persons With the Last Name Torres

Fernando Torres

Fernando Torres is a football biography. Fernando was born in 1984 in Fuenlabrada, Spain.


Galilea Montijo

Galilea Montijo is an actress, comedian, model, and tv presenter with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1993 to present. Galilea was born in 1973 as Martha Galilea Montijo Torres in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.


Gina Torres

Gina Torres is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1992 to present. Gina was born in 1969 in New York City, New York, U.S.


Adamari López

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


Eve Torres

Eve Torres is a professional wrestler. Eve was born in 1984 as Eve Torres in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.


Dayanara Torres

Dayanara Torres is a pageant titleholder. Dayanara was born in 1974 as Dayanara Torres Delgado in San Juan, Puerto Rico.


Diego Torres

Diego Torres is an actor, singer, songwriter, and musician with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1988 to present. Diego was born in 1971 as Diego Antonio Caccia Torres.


Fernanda Montenegro

Fernanda was born in 1929 as Arlette Pinheiro Esteves Torres in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


Dara Torres

Dara Torres is a swimmer. Dara was born in 1967 in Beverly Hills, California.


Luz María Aguilar

Luz María Aguilar is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1954 to present. Luz was born in 1935 as Luz Maria Aguilar Torres in Ojinaga, Chihuahua, Mexico.


What does the name Torres mean?

Tis for tasteful, the way you communicate.

Ois for ornate, nothing plain here!

Ris for rational, the way you think.

Ris for reasonable, your understanding way.

Eis for enamoured, forever will your children be with you

Sis for secret, that you can certainly keep.

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