Hoch Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German hoch ‘high’; a habitational name from any of various places named Hoch, or a topographic name for someone who lived in an area of high land, or a descriptive nickname for a tall man, from the same word. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a tall person, from German hoch ‘tall’, Yiddish hoykh. Czech: from a pet form of the personal name Hodislav, composed of the elements hodi- ‘to be fit or suited’ + slav ‘glory’, ‘splendor’.

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List of People with Surname Hoch

According to our database, there are a total of 2,274 people with the surname Hoch. Among these people surnamed Hoch, there are about 447 unique names, with an average of 5 people who have the same name. Michael Hoch, Richard Hoch and Robert Hoch are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Hoch, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Pennsylvania has the largest number of people surnamed Hoch, with a total of 426 people, and there are a total of 234 unique names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hoch, with a total of 222 people and an average of 155 unique names.