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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Petersen is ranked #571 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Petersen surname appeared 58,480 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 20 would have the surname Petersen.

    93.4% or 54,632 total occurrences were White.
    2.5% or 1,468 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.5% or 906 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.3% or 778 total occurrences were Black.
    0.7% or 444 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.4% or 257 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

Anagrams for Petersen »

  1. preteens

  2. pre-teens

  3. pretense

  4. terpenes

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Petersen in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Petersen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Petersen in a Sentence

  1. Mark Brnovich:

    While Paul Petersen enjoyed a position of respect and trust in the community, Paul Petersen manipulated adoptive families and bilked Arizona taxpayers for Paul Petersen own profit, paul Petersen must now answer for Paul Petersen crimes. It doesn't matter if you're politically connected, wealthy, or an elected official, the rule of law applies equally to everyone.

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