Presidents’ Day, celebrated next on Monday, February 19, 2018. It is observed on the third Monday of February. Here is a list of the number of places named after US Presidents.The following list shows where the last names of various presidents rank on the list (rankings based on “actual name” counts). The “actual name” column is based on the number of places, MCDs, and counties with just that name alone. The “total” column includes the “actual name” count plus the count in which the name is found within a longer name (such as “Fort Washington” or “Lincoln Park“).
It’s also worth noting that
–Although never a president, founding father Benjamin Franklin‘s last name was the second most common name of a place, MCD or county, with 89 of these bearing his actual name.
—Mount Vernon, George Washington‘s home in Virginia, is tied for 110th place, with 18 places, MCDs and counties across the country having this actual name.
–Also in the top 1,000, based on the number of places, MCDs and counties with the actual name, is Johnson (20), Polk (18), Van Buren(13), Roosevelt (13), Fillmore (10), Buchanan (10), Pierce (nine), McKinley (eight), Carter (eight), Hayes (six), Taft (six), Harding (five), Kennedy (five) and Ford (five).
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