First Names CHESTER

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • CHESTER is ranked as the 507th most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 107,831.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 33.82 people named CHESTER for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a first name, 86% 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 CHESTER is 45,069.
  • The SSA data also shows that CHESTER is used as a boy's name 99% of the time.

First Names CHESTER
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 107,831 +/-1.1%
  • National Rank 507
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 33.8

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 45,069
  • National Rank 874
  • Percentile Rank 99.06%
  • Proportion/100k 14.13

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name CHESTER is 80.9% White, 2.2% Hispanic origin, 13.2% Black, 1.7% 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 CHESTER have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name CHESTER is included in the following name catgories:
  • Masculine given name
  • Common US masculine given name - Census Bureau Data
  • US masculine baby name - Social Security Administration
  • Common US surname - Census Bureau Data

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 80.9% 63.9% 17.0%
Hispanic origin 2.2% 16.3% -14.1%
Black 13.2% 12.3% 0.9%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.7% 4.9% -3.2%
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 CHESTER is Pennsylvania where 7,784 people have this name.
  • Kentucky is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named CHESTER, as 98.4 in every 100,000 Kentuckians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Florida.
  • Kentucky 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 1 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is Rhode Island (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 1 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names CHESTER State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 6,998 54.33 99.4% Indiana 4,099 62.14 99.0% Iowa 582 18.75 97.4% Kansas 1,617 55.7 97.7% Michigan 3,907 39.43 99.4% Minnesota 1,136 20.81 98.5% Missouri 1,915 63.94 98.4% Nebraska 519 27.59 95.4% North Dakota 233 31.54 90.4% Ohio 6,875 59.29 99.2% South Dakota 195 22.8 89.2% Wisconsin 1,713 29.75 98.7%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name CHESTER

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 6,998 54.33 99.4%
Indiana 4,099 62.14 99.0%
Iowa 582 18.75 97.4%
Kansas 1,617 55.7 97.7%
Michigan 3,907 39.43 99.4%
Minnesota 1,136 20.81 98.5%
Missouri 1,915 63.94 98.4%
Nebraska 519 27.59 95.4%
North Dakota 233 31.54 90.4%
Ohio 6,875 59.29 99.2%
South Dakota 195 22.8 89.2%
Wisconsin 1,713 29.75 98.7%
West State Statistics First-Names CHESTER State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 303 41.08 91.5% Arizona 2,403 35.7 98.2% California 7,272 18.74 99.4% Colorado 1,371 25.6 97.8% Hawaii 476 33.5 97.3% Idaho 640 39.17 95.8% Montana 361 35.25 93.3% Nevada 908 31.98 97.2% New Mexico 699 33.53 95.5% Oregon 1,447 36.44 97.8% Utah 646 21.95 96.1% Washington 1,640 23.23 98.8% Wyoming 242 41.5 91.3%

West States
State stats for the first name CHESTER

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 303 41.08 91.5%
Arizona 2,403 35.7 98.2%
California 7,272 18.74 99.4%
Colorado 1,371 25.6 97.8%
Hawaii 476 33.5 97.3%
Idaho 640 39.17 95.8%
Montana 361 35.25 93.3%
Nevada 908 31.98 97.2%
New Mexico 699 33.53 95.5%
Oregon 1,447 36.44 97.8%
Utah 646 21.95 96.1%
Washington 1,640 23.23 98.8%
Wyoming 242 41.5 91.3%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names CHESTER State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 682 18.97 97.2% Maine 285 21.44 92.5% Massachusetts 1,241 18.39 97.7% New Hampshire 308 23.24 93.8% New Jersey 1,678 18.78 98.3% New York 6,128 31.04 99.5% Pennsylvania 7,784 60.87 99.4% Rhode Island 137 12.96 91.4% Vermont 274 43.79 95.2%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name CHESTER

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 682 18.97 97.2%
Maine 285 21.44 92.5%
Massachusetts 1,241 18.39 97.7%
New Hampshire 308 23.24 93.8%
New Jersey 1,678 18.78 98.3%
New York 6,128 31.04 99.5%
Pennsylvania 7,784 60.87 99.4%
Rhode Island 137 12.96 91.4%
Vermont 274 43.79 95.2%
South State Statistics First-Names CHESTER State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 2,229 45.96 98.5% Arkansas 1,999 67.38 98.3% Delaware 324 34.59 97.4% Dist. of Columbia 102 15.47 93.3% Florida 5,646 28.38 99.5% Georgia 3,483 34.49 99.1% Kentucky 4,343 98.4 98.9% Louisiana 2,867 61.66 98.7% Maryland 2,218 37.12 99.0% Mississippi 1,915 63.94 98.4% North Carolina 2,382 23.96 99.0% Oklahoma 2,266 58.42 98.4% South Carolina 1,487 30.76 98.0% Tennessee 3,484 53.19 99.0% Texas 6,656 24.69 99.4% Virginia 3,005 36.09 99.0% West Virginia 1,319 71.26 96.9%

South States
State stats for the first name CHESTER

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 2,229 45.96 98.5%
Arkansas 1,999 67.38 98.3%
Delaware 324 34.59 97.4%
Dist. of Columbia 102 15.47 93.3%
Florida 5,646 28.38 99.5%
Georgia 3,483 34.49 99.1%
Kentucky 4,343 98.4 98.9%
Louisiana 2,867 61.66 98.7%
Maryland 2,218 37.12 99.0%
Mississippi 1,915 63.94 98.4%
North Carolina 2,382 23.96 99.0%
Oklahoma 2,266 58.42 98.4%
South Carolina 1,487 30.76 98.0%
Tennessee 3,484 53.19 99.0%
Texas 6,656 24.69 99.4%
Virginia 3,005 36.09 99.0%
West Virginia 1,319 71.26 96.9%
 

Full Names with CHESTER as a First Name

Summary

Shown are the top 20 most likely full names that have CHESTER 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 CHESTER.

The most popular full name is CHESTER Smith. 1.12% of all the people named CHESTER have this family name.

There are 11040 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name CHESTER

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 CHESTER Smith 1.12%
2 CHESTER Johnson 0.76%
3 CHESTER Williams 0.70%
4 CHESTER Brown 0.65%
5 CHESTER Davis 0.60%
6 CHESTER Jones 0.57%
7 CHESTER Miller 0.51%
8 CHESTER Anderson 0.38%
9 CHESTER Wilson 0.38%
10 CHESTER Moore 0.34%
11 CHESTER Martin 0.31%
12 CHESTER Thompson 0.30%
13 CHESTER Thomas 0.29%
14 CHESTER Taylor 0.28%
15 CHESTER Clark 0.28%
16 CHESTER Allen 0.23%
17 CHESTER Young 0.23%
18 CHESTER Harris 0.23%
19 CHESTER Hill 0.22%
20 CHESTER White 0.22%

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