What does Towns mean?

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  1. towns

    A town is a human settlement. Towns are generally larger than villages and smaller than cities, though the criteria to distinguish between them vary considerably in different parts of the world.

Editors Contribution

  1. townsnoun

    Plural noun of the word town.

    The towns hanging basket numbers are maintained easily and efficiently during each season.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 21, 2016  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. TOWNS

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Towns is ranked #4569 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Towns surname appeared 7,760 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 3 would have the surname Towns.

    54.2% or 4,207 total occurrences were Black.
    39.7% or 3,082 total occurrences were White.
    3% or 236 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.4% or 189 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.3% or 26 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.2% or 20 total occurrences were Asian.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Towns' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2475

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Towns' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4005

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Towns in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Towns in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Towns in a Sentence

  1. Tenzeeng Sherpa:

    We are trying to spread information about it so that there can be a coordinated way to deal with it. most of the dead bodies we bring to the towns, but those we can't bring down we respect by saying prayers for them and covering them with rock or snow.

  2. Diane Nealon:

    Were just moving that tribute from Boston Common to individual cities, towns and neighborhoods.

  3. Shunichi Murata:

    These numbers are poised to increase as the region further urbanizes, many of these cities and towns lie in highly vulnerable areas.

  4. Sean Morales-Doyle:

    People on parole live and work in our cities and towns, and by automatically restoring their right to vote, New York is finally welcoming them as full participants in society. That's a crucial change, one that will ameliorate one of the vestiges of Jim Crow, due to the racial disparities in New York's criminal justice system, nearly three-quarters of those disenfranchised by the ban on voting for people on parole were Black or Latino.

  5. Joe Stork:

    The humanitarian picture in Falluja is bleak and getting bleaker, greater international attention to the besieged towns and cities of the region is needed or the results for civilians could be calamitous.

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