The surname Hunter is the 1,624th most commonly occurring last name in the world. It is held by around 1 in 21,578 people. The surname Hunter occurs predominantly in The Americas, where 69 percent of Hunter reside; 67 percent reside in North America nd 67 percent reside in Anglo-North America. Hunter is also the 28,600th most commonly held first name in the world, borne by 29,130 people.
The surname is most common in The United States. Also, we find it in England, where 12 percent are found and Australia, where 7 percent are found.