First Names IRISH

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • IRISH is ranked as the 6347th most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 1,690.
  • This name is in the 97th percentile, this means that nearly 2% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 0.53 people named IRISH for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a last name, 85% 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 IRISH is 1,322.
  • The SSA data also shows that IRISH is used as a girl's name 94% of the time.

First Names IRISH
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 1,690 +/-8.6%
  • National Rank 6,347
  • Percentile Rank 0.98
  • Proportion/100k 0.5

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 1,322
  • National Rank 7,437
  • Percentile Rank 91.96%
  • Proportion/100k 0.41

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name IRISH is 67.2% White, 5.0% Hispanic origin, 21.1% Black, 4.3% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.8% Two or More Races, and 0.7% 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 IRISH have a higher likelyhood of being Black and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name IRISH is included in the following name catgories:
  • Common US feminine given name - Census Bureau Data
  • Common US surname - Census Bureau Data
  • US unisex baby name - Social Security Administration

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 67.2% 63.9% 3.3%
Hispanic origin 5.0% 16.3% -11.3%
Black 21.1% 12.3% 8.8%
Asian or Pacific Islander 4.3% 4.9% -0.6%
Two or more races 1.8% 1.8% 0.0%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.7% 0.7% -0.0%
 

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named IRISH is California where 194 people have this name.
  • Hawaii is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named IRISH, as 2.54 in every 100,000 Hawaiians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 94th, this rank was reached in the states of Florida.
  • Hawaii 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 7 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is Iowa (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 55 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names IRISH State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 56 0.43 86.8% Indiana 33 0.5 83.0% Iowa 2 0.08 19.7% Kansas 7 0.24 25.2% Michigan 53 0.54 92.4% Minnesota 5 0.09 58.3% Missouri 66 2.22 88.4% Nebraska 7 0.35 24.9% North Dakota 0 0 0.0% Ohio 38 0.33 84.6% South Dakota 9 1.04 26.3% Wisconsin 16 0.27 81.3%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name IRISH

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 56 0.43 86.8%
Indiana 33 0.5 83.0%
Iowa 2 0.08 19.7%
Kansas 7 0.24 25.2%
Michigan 53 0.54 92.4%
Minnesota 5 0.09 58.3%
Missouri 66 2.22 88.4%
Nebraska 7 0.35 24.9%
North Dakota 0 0 0.0%
Ohio 38 0.33 84.6%
South Dakota 9 1.04 26.3%
Wisconsin 16 0.27 81.3%
West State Statistics First-Names IRISH State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 0 0 0.0% Arizona 34 0.5 77.0% California 194 0.5 94.0% Colorado 27 0.5 76.8% Hawaii 36 2.54 83.4% Idaho 0 0 0.0% Montana 0 0 0.0% Nevada 18 0.65 63.8% New Mexico 0 0 0.0% Oregon 29 0.74 76.6% Utah 17 0.56 61.7% Washington 22 0.31 81.6% Wyoming 9 1.6 27.1%

West States
State stats for the first name IRISH

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 0 0 0.0%
Arizona 34 0.5 77.0%
California 194 0.5 94.0%
Colorado 27 0.5 76.8%
Hawaii 36 2.54 83.4%
Idaho 0 0 0.0%
Montana 0 0 0.0%
Nevada 18 0.65 63.8%
New Mexico 0 0 0.0%
Oregon 29 0.74 76.6%
Utah 17 0.56 61.7%
Washington 22 0.31 81.6%
Wyoming 9 1.6 27.1%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names IRISH State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 0 0 0.0% Maine 10 0.77 22.1% Massachusetts 0 0 0.0% New Hampshire 0 0 0.0% New Jersey 21 0.23 61.9% New York 62 0.32 90.2% Pennsylvania 44 0.34 86.1% Rhode Island 0 0 0.0% Vermont 16 2.5 75.8%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name IRISH

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 0 0 0.0%
Maine 10 0.77 22.1%
Massachusetts 0 0 0.0%
New Hampshire 0 0 0.0%
New Jersey 21 0.23 61.9%
New York 62 0.32 90.2%
Pennsylvania 44 0.34 86.1%
Rhode Island 0 0 0.0%
Vermont 16 2.5 75.8%
South State Statistics First-Names IRISH State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 92 1.9 91.3% Arkansas 32 1.08 80.9% Delaware 0 0 0.0% Dist. of Columbia 7 1.11 22.9% Florida 118 0.59 94.6% Georgia 139 1.38 93.8% Kentucky 0 0 0.0% Louisiana 54 1.15 86.4% Maryland 29 0.48 82.7% Mississippi 66 2.22 88.4% North Carolina 108 1.09 94.5% Oklahoma 21 0.55 72.3% South Carolina 37 0.77 83.9% Tennessee 46 0.71 87.7% Texas 124 0.46 93.9% Virginia 52 0.63 86.9% West Virginia 9 0.49 28.0%

South States
State stats for the first name IRISH

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 92 1.9 91.3%
Arkansas 32 1.08 80.9%
Delaware 0 0 0.0%
Dist. of Columbia 7 1.11 22.9%
Florida 118 0.59 94.6%
Georgia 139 1.38 93.8%
Kentucky 0 0 0.0%
Louisiana 54 1.15 86.4%
Maryland 29 0.48 82.7%
Mississippi 66 2.22 88.4%
North Carolina 108 1.09 94.5%
Oklahoma 21 0.55 72.3%
South Carolina 37 0.77 83.9%
Tennessee 46 0.71 87.7%
Texas 124 0.46 93.9%
Virginia 52 0.63 86.9%
West Virginia 9 0.49 28.0%
 

Full Names with IRISH as a First Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is IRISH Williams. 2.75% of all the people named IRISH have this family name.

There are 302 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name IRISH

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 IRISH Williams 2.75%
2 IRISH Jones 1.92%
3 IRISH Johnson 1.37%
4 IRISH Hill 1.10%
5 IRISH Lynn 1.10%
6 IRISH Brown 0.82%
7 IRISH Edwards 0.82%
8 IRISH Hills 0.82%
9 IRISH Smith 0.82%
10 IRISH Adams 0.55%
11 IRISH Anderson 0.55%
12 IRISH Caldwell 0.55%
13 IRISH Carter 0.55%
14 IRISH Claddagh 0.55%
15 IRISH Cook 0.55%
16 IRISH Daniels 0.55%
17 IRISH Davis 0.55%
18 IRISH Day 0.55%
19 IRISH Falkner 0.55%
20 IRISH Glenn 0.55%