First Names CHERYL

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • CHERYL is ranked as the 75th most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 768,126.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 240.9 people named CHERYL for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a first name, 99% of the time.
  • Based on the analysis of 100 years worth of data from the Social Security Administration's (SSA) Baby Names database, the estimated population of people named CHERYL is 396,678.
  • The SSA data also shows that CHERYL is used as a girl's name 100% of the time.

First Names CHERYL
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 768,126 +/-0.4%
  • National Rank 75
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 240.9

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 396,678
  • National Rank 119
  • Percentile Rank 99.87%
  • Proportion/100k 124.41

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name CHERYL is 80.5% White, 3.5% Hispanic origin, 12.6% Black, 1.3% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.4% Two or More Races, and 0.6% American Indian or Alaskan Native. These figures should be considered only as a rough estimate. The purpose of this graph is to compare the name's specific race and Hispanic origin distribution to the distribution in the general population of the US.

The vertical blue bars represent the race distribution of people that have the name. The yellow horizontal lines represent the race distribution of the general population. The amount by which the blue bars extend past the yellow horizontal lines determines how likely a person with the name will be part of a given race or Hispanic origin group.

On this basis, the people with the name CHERYL have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name CHERYL is included in the following name catgories:
  • Welsh feminine given name
  • US feminine baby name - Social Security Administration
  • Common US feminine given name - Census Bureau Data
  • English feminine given name

Race & Hispanic origin distribution
of the people with the name CHERYL

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 80.5% 63.9% 16.6%
Hispanic origin 3.5% 16.3% -12.8%
Black 12.6% 12.3% 0.3%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.3% 4.9% -3.6%
Two or more races 1.4% 1.8% -0.4%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.6% 0.7% -0.1%
 

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named CHERYL is California where 60,267 people have this name.
  • South Dakota is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named CHERYL, as 443.6 in every 100,000 South Dakotans have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Georgia.
  • South Dakota is the state with the biggest positive difference between the actual state population and the projected state population based on the national average. (where the blue bar extends past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 0 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is California (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 5 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names CHERYL State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 42,652 331.14 99.9% Indiana 24,980 378.66 99.8% Iowa 6,658 214.29 99.6% Kansas 11,153 384.06 99.8% Michigan 27,618 278.7 99.9% Minnesota 14,643 268.33 99.8% Missouri 6,601 220.47 99.6% Nebraska 7,516 399.48 99.7% North Dakota 3,007 406.7 99.4% Ohio 47,975 413.79 99.9% South Dakota 3,785 443.6 99.5% Wisconsin 16,003 277.94 99.8%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name CHERYL

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 42,652 331.14 99.9%
Indiana 24,980 378.66 99.8%
Iowa 6,658 214.29 99.6%
Kansas 11,153 384.06 99.8%
Michigan 27,618 278.7 99.9%
Minnesota 14,643 268.33 99.8%
Missouri 6,601 220.47 99.6%
Nebraska 7,516 399.48 99.7%
North Dakota 3,007 406.7 99.4%
Ohio 47,975 413.79 99.9%
South Dakota 3,785 443.6 99.5%
Wisconsin 16,003 277.94 99.8%
West State Statistics First-Names CHERYL State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 2,899 393.47 99.3% Arizona 18,834 279.78 99.8% California 60,267 155.32 99.9% Colorado 18,747 350.02 99.8% Hawaii 3,221 226.9 99.7% Idaho 5,848 357.8 99.6% Montana 3,671 358.66 99.4% Nevada 8,172 287.82 99.8% New Mexico 4,688 224.8 99.4% Oregon 13,714 345.41 99.8% Utah 8,497 288.72 99.6% Washington 16,966 240.25 99.9% Wyoming 2,210 378.33 99.3%

West States
State stats for the first name CHERYL

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 2,899 393.47 99.3%
Arizona 18,834 279.78 99.8%
California 60,267 155.32 99.9%
Colorado 18,747 350.02 99.8%
Hawaii 3,221 226.9 99.7%
Idaho 5,848 357.8 99.6%
Montana 3,671 358.66 99.4%
Nevada 8,172 287.82 99.8%
New Mexico 4,688 224.8 99.4%
Oregon 13,714 345.41 99.8%
Utah 8,497 288.72 99.6%
Washington 16,966 240.25 99.9%
Wyoming 2,210 378.33 99.3%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names CHERYL State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 10,957 304.64 99.8% Maine 4,360 327.78 99.4% Massachusetts 21,723 322.05 99.8% New Hampshire 4,616 347.88 99.5% New Jersey 22,423 250.86 99.8% New York 35,170 178.11 99.9% Pennsylvania 42,886 335.38 99.9% Rhode Island 3,965 375.75 99.5% Vermont 1,772 282.78 99.2%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name CHERYL

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 10,957 304.64 99.8%
Maine 4,360 327.78 99.4%
Massachusetts 21,723 322.05 99.8%
New Hampshire 4,616 347.88 99.5%
New Jersey 22,423 250.86 99.8%
New York 35,170 178.11 99.9%
Pennsylvania 42,886 335.38 99.9%
Rhode Island 3,965 375.75 99.5%
Vermont 1,772 282.78 99.2%
South State Statistics First-Names CHERYL State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 11,488 236.9 99.7% Arkansas 7,547 254.41 99.7% Delaware 2,625 280.55 99.7% Dist. of Columbia 1,376 208.91 99.6% Florida 36,597 183.97 99.9% Georgia 31,056 307.56 99.9% Kentucky 11,330 256.72 99.7% Louisiana 15,019 323.01 99.8% Maryland 18,615 311.48 99.9% Mississippi 6,601 220.47 99.6% North Carolina 16,699 167.93 99.8% Oklahoma 12,475 321.68 99.8% South Carolina 12,947 267.92 99.8% Tennessee 16,221 247.67 99.8% Texas 44,088 163.55 99.9% Virginia 23,548 282.81 99.9% West Virginia 5,920 319.93 99.4%

South States
State stats for the first name CHERYL

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 11,488 236.9 99.7%
Arkansas 7,547 254.41 99.7%
Delaware 2,625 280.55 99.7%
Dist. of Columbia 1,376 208.91 99.6%
Florida 36,597 183.97 99.9%
Georgia 31,056 307.56 99.9%
Kentucky 11,330 256.72 99.7%
Louisiana 15,019 323.01 99.8%
Maryland 18,615 311.48 99.9%
Mississippi 6,601 220.47 99.6%
North Carolina 16,699 167.93 99.8%
Oklahoma 12,475 321.68 99.8%
South Carolina 12,947 267.92 99.8%
Tennessee 16,221 247.67 99.8%
Texas 44,088 163.55 99.9%
Virginia 23,548 282.81 99.9%
West Virginia 5,920 319.93 99.4%
 

Full Names with CHERYL as a First Name

Summary

Shown are the top 20 most likely full names that have CHERYL as a first name. The length of the bars represents an estimate of the the number of people with the name expressed as a percentage of all the people named CHERYL.

The most popular full name is CHERYL Smith. 1.00% of all the people named CHERYL have this family name.

There are 50329 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name CHERYL

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 CHERYL Smith 1.00%
2 CHERYL Johnson 0.80%
3 CHERYL Williams 0.56%
4 CHERYL Miller 0.55%
5 CHERYL Brown 0.52%
6 CHERYL Jones 0.52%
7 CHERYL Davis 0.40%
8 CHERYL Anderson 0.35%
9 CHERYL Wilson 0.30%
10 CHERYL Thompson 0.29%
11 CHERYL Moore 0.29%
12 CHERYL Thomas 0.28%
13 CHERYL Martin 0.27%
14 CHERYL Clark 0.26%
15 CHERYL White 0.26%
16 CHERYL Taylor 0.26%
17 CHERYL Jackson 0.25%
18 CHERYL Hall 0.24%
19 CHERYL King 0.23%
20 CHERYL Hill 0.21%

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