The Best People Search Engines


Search for people, criminal records and social network profiles by name and state on BeenVerified.


PeopleLooker is a new search site where you can find people and public records with a person's full name and state.


That's Them is one of the best people finder sites with free search results and information to find a person by name.

Neighbor Finder

This free address lookup can find any people listed at the address and persons who live nearby.

Google People

Google search is a free way to find a person by name, user ID, nickname, email, phone number, location or other identifiers.

Google Images

Search for people using a full name, nickname, user ID or other personal details to find their photos on Google.

The more details you add to your search, the more likely it is that you will find the person.

Image search results can include social network photos and mugshots of people.


Search InstantCheckmate to find people's phone numbers, addresses, public records and social media profiles.


Find a person's contact information, locations, family names and public records with a PeopleSmart search.


Free white pages directory assistance search by name.


The original free ZabaSearch.


Pipl finder - lookup someone by name, email address, phone number or user ID.

Social Search

Search the top social networks to find people and their profile information.


Find someone by full name, user ID, email address or phone number. Include a location for more targeted results.


Facebook profiles.


LinkedIn profiles.

The Best People Searches

Skipease is a collection of the best people and public record searches.

Each people search engine has its strengths and weaknesses.

You can lookup people by name, user ID, address, phone number, email or other personal identifiers.

Locating a hard-to-find person usually involves collecting personal information from multiple searches.

Free people finders, public records and social network searches are good ways to find someone.

However, some search sites may charge for premium information on people.

More people search and finder sites will be added as they become available.

Individual searches include:

Free Search Tips:

• It is more difficult to find a person who has a common last name and/or first name. When searching for people with common names, it is often necessary to use additional personal details in your search if you want to locate them. The more information you have to identify a person, the easier it will be to find them online.

• Google is probably the best all-around site for doing a free people search online. You can search for people by full name, street address, phone number, email address, nickname or username to find information about them for free on Google.

• The free "Social Search" on this page can be used to lookup people and find a person by name or user ID on the top social media sites.

• Popular people finder sites like White Pages, Pipl, ZabaSearch, AnyWho, PeekYou and ThatsThem provide free contact information on people when you search for a person by name. However, the street addresses and phone numbers that you find on these sites can be outdated.

• For more information on how to find people and public records see our search tips or visit our blog.