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  1. A patronymic surname derived from the given name Colman.
  2. An occupational surname for a coal man, who burnt coal.
  3. A male given name transferred from the surname.
  4. An unincorporated community in Drew County, Arkansas, United States.
  5. An unincorporated community in Nevada County, California, United States.
  6. A city in Sumter County, Florida, United States.
  7. A census-designated place in Randolph County, Georgia, United States. It was an incorporated city until 2007.
  8. A small city in Midland County, Michigan, United States.
  9. An unincorporated community in Cass County, Missouri, United States.
  10. An unincorporated community in Columbiana County, Ohio, United States.
  11. A small unincorporated community and census-designated place in Johnston County, Oklahoma, United States.
  12. A community in Prince Edward Island, Canada.
  13. A city, the county seat of Coleman County, Texas.
  14. An unincorporated community in Wayne County, West Virginia, United States.
  15. A village in Marinette, Wisconsin.

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  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Coleman is the 107th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 219,070 individuals. Coleman is most common among White (49.43%) and Black (44.60%) individuals.