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Top 15 Most Popular Last Names in the U.S. by Rank

Categories: Population/Census

http://www.census.gov/library/visualizations/2016/comm/cb16-tps154_surnames_top15.html

Shows rankings for top 15 in 1990, 2000, and 2010.  Smith, Johnson, and Williams continue to be 1-2-3 in all three decades but 2010 includes 6 Hispanic surnames, compared to 4 in 2000 and none in 1990.  From the Census Bureau

(population/Census)