Ridge Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a ridge, Middle English rigge, or a habitational name from any of the places named with this word, as for example Ridge in Hertfordshire. The surname is also fairly common in Ireland, in County Galway, having been taken to Connacht in the early 17th century. The name is sometimes Gaelicized as Mac Iomaire; iomaire is modern Irish for ‘ridge’.

List of People with Surname Ridge

Based on our public records, there are a total of 2,420 people with the surname Ridge. Among these people surnamed Ridge, there are approximately 514 distinct names, with an average of 4 people who share the same name. Charles Ridge, James Ridge and John Ridge are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Ridge, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Texas has the most people surnamed Ridge, with a total of 213 people, and there are a total of 156 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ridge, with a total of 221 people and an average of 152 distinct names.