Pico Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, Galician: from pico ‘beak’ or ‘(mountain) peak’; perhaps a nickname for someone who had a prominent pointed nose, a topographic name for someone who lived by a peak, or a habitational name from a place named with this word (Pico in Galicia, El Pico in Asturies). Catalan (Picó): probably a nickname from Catalan picó ‘having a thick upper lip’. Italian: from pico ‘woodpecker’ or southern dialect picu ‘(pick)axe’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Pico Family Origin

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Pico Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    44%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Musician

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pico family was Musician. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pico. The most common Pico occupation in the USA was Laborer. 44% of Pico's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Pico | Data not to scale

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Pico Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Pico life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Pico in 1947 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pico

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