See also: shire
English and Irish surname, from shire.
- Rhymes: -aɪə(ɹ)
Shire (plural Shires)
- A surname.
- According to the 2010 United States Census, Shire is the 17239th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 1643 individuals. Shire is most common among White (67.74%) and Black/African American (26.17%) individuals.