New York State's 25 Most Common Surnames: Did you make the list?

Bryce Gruber

Can you guess which names made the list of the top 25 most common surnames across New York?

The most common surnames across New York State include some expected monikers and some very unexpected ones. Data from ancestry.com and 24/7 Wall St. has revealed the 50 most common last names in America. Their full methodology is outlined here. Ancestry then took it a step beyond and outlined the 25 most common surnames in New York.

The ranking includes a diverse smattering of surnames from the expected Smiths to less-expected Perez.

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#25 Moore

  • New York total: 26,799
  • New York ratio: 1:740
  • National rank: #18

#24 Jackson

  • New York total: 26,926
  • New York ratio: 1:737
  • National rank: #19

#23 Anderson

  • New York total: 27,107
  • New York ratio: 1:732
  • National rank: #15

#22 Thompson

  • New York total: 27,277
  • New York ratio: 1:727
  • National rank: #23

#21 Taylor

  • New York total: 27,579
  • New York ratio: 1:719
  • National rank: #17

#20 Lewis

  • New York total: 29,117
  • New York ratio: 1:681
  • National rank: #29

#19 Lopez

  • New York total: 29,197
  • New York ratio: 1:679
  • National rank: #12

#18 Martin

  • New York total: 29,288
  • New York ratio: 1:677
  • National rank: #20

#17 Perez

  • New York total: 29,522
  • New York ratio: 1:672
  • National rank: #22

#16 Garcia

  • New York total: 30,468
  • New York ratio: 1:651
  • National rank: #6

#15 Martinez

  • New York total: 30,544
  • New York ratio: 1:649
  • National rank: #10

#14 White

  • New York total: 30,555
  • New York ratio: 1:649
  • National rank: #24

#13 Gonzalez

  • New York total: 31,747
  • New York ratio: 1:625
  • National rank: #13

#12 Wilson

  • New York total: 32,484
  • New York ratio: 1:611
  • National rank: #14

#11 Thomas

  • New York total: 37,114
  • New York ratio: 1:534
  • National rank: #16

#10 Rivera

  • New York total: 38,486
  • New York ratio: 1:515
  • National rank: #46

#9 Davis

  • New York total: 42,852
  • New York ratio: 1:463
  • National rank: #8

#8 Lee

  • New York total: 49,088
  • New York ratio: 1:404
  • National rank: #21

#7 Rodriguez

  • New York total: 53,820
  • New York ratio: 1:369
  • National rank: #9

#6 Jones

  • New York total: 53,878
  • New York ratio: 1:368
  • National rank: #5

#5 Miller

  1. New York total: 54,856
  2. New York ratio: 1:362
  3. National rank: #7

#4 Johnson

  • New York total: 68,760
  • New York ratio: 1:288
  • National rank: #2

#3 Williams

  • New York total: 71,973
  • New York ratio: 1: 276
  • National rank: #3

#2 Brown

  • New York total: 72,320
  • New York ratio: 1:274
  • National rank: #4

#1 Smith

  • New York total: 114, 166
  • New York ratio: 1:174
  • National rank: #1

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Bryce Gruber covers women's lifestyle content and news ranging from shopping to travel, beauty to parenting, wellness and delicious eating. Find her at @brycegruber on social media, and across a variety of women's lifestyle and parenting topics at TheLuxurySpot.com, Readers' Digest, Bravo, Parents.com, Martha Stewart, and on your TV screen through national talk shows including The Tamron Hall Show. She lives and works in New York's Hudson Valley with her five small children.

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