Riggs Name Meaning

Northern English: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a ridge, Old Norse hryggr. Compare Ridge.

List of People with Surname Riggs

Based on our public records, there are a total of 11,187 people with the surname Riggs. Among these people surnamed Riggs, there are approximately 1,287 distinct names, with an average of 8 people who share the same name. Susan Riggs, Paul Riggs and Mark Riggs are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Riggs, with 165, 159 and 154 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Texas has the most people surnamed Riggs, with a total of 935 people, and there are a total of 499 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Riggs, with a total of 875 people and an average of 456 distinct names.