First Names LEE

National Statistics

Summary

  • LEE is ranked as the 164th most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 389,711.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 122.22 people named LEE for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a last name, 70% 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 LEE is 188,941.
  • The SSA data also shows that LEE is used as a boy's name 77% of the time.

First Names LEE
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 389,711 +/-0.6%
  • National Rank 164
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 122.2

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 188,941
  • National Rank 289
  • Percentile Rank 99.69%
  • Proportion/100k 59.26

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name LEE is 76.9% White, 3.6% Hispanic origin, 13.2% Black, 4.2% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.5% 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 LEE have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name LEE is included in the following name catgories:
  • Originating in England surname
  • Common US masculine given name - Census Bureau Data
  • Common Swedish feminine given name - SCB Data
  • English unisex given name
  • Chinese surname
  • Common US feminine given name - Census Bureau Data
  • South Korean surname
  • Common Swedish masculine given name - SCB Data
  • Common Norwegian surname - SSB Data
  • US unisex baby name - Social Security Administration
  • Irish surname
  • Common US surname - Census Bureau Data
  • Chinese Common surname

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 76.9% 63.9% 13.0%
Hispanic origin 3.6% 16.3% -12.7%
Black 13.2% 12.3% 0.9%
Asian or Pacific Islander 4.2% 4.9% -0.7%
Two or more races 1.5% 1.8% -0.3%
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 LEE is California where 45,875 people have this name.
  • Mississippi is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named LEE, as 187.61 in every 100,000 Mississippians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Texas.
  • Mississippi 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 New Jersey (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 2 fewer people than projected.
Northeast State Statistics First-Names LEE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 2,728 75.86 98.9% Maine 1,253 94.2 97.2% Massachusetts 5,656 83.85 99.2% New Hampshire 1,271 95.77 97.5% New Jersey 5,619 62.86 99.3% New York 18,701 94.71 99.8% Pennsylvania 12,868 100.63 99.6% Rhode Island 674 63.92 97.0% Vermont 757 120.75 97.7%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name LEE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 2,728 75.86 98.9%
Maine 1,253 94.2 97.2%
Massachusetts 5,656 83.85 99.2%
New Hampshire 1,271 95.77 97.5%
New Jersey 5,619 62.86 99.3%
New York 18,701 94.71 99.8%
Pennsylvania 12,868 100.63 99.6%
Rhode Island 674 63.92 97.0%
Vermont 757 120.75 97.7%
Midwest State Statistics First-Names LEE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 12,068 93.69 99.6% Indiana 6,759 102.45 99.3% Iowa 4,015 129.22 99.3% Kansas 3,734 128.59 98.9% Michigan 11,715 118.21 99.8% Minnesota 8,174 149.79 99.6% Missouri 5,617 187.61 99.5% Nebraska 2,056 109.3 98.2% North Dakota 909 122.88 96.3% Ohio 11,028 95.12 99.5% South Dakota 1,035 121.26 96.6% Wisconsin 8,564 148.75 99.6%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name LEE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 12,068 93.69 99.6%
Indiana 6,759 102.45 99.3%
Iowa 4,015 129.22 99.3%
Kansas 3,734 128.59 98.9%
Michigan 11,715 118.21 99.8%
Minnesota 8,174 149.79 99.6%
Missouri 5,617 187.61 99.5%
Nebraska 2,056 109.3 98.2%
North Dakota 909 122.88 96.3%
Ohio 11,028 95.12 99.5%
South Dakota 1,035 121.26 96.6%
Wisconsin 8,564 148.75 99.6%
South State Statistics First-Names LEE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 6,985 144.04 99.5% Arkansas 4,177 140.81 99.2% Delaware 861 92 98.7% Dist. of Columbia 721 109.43 98.8% Florida 24,822 124.78 99.9% Georgia 13,204 130.76 99.7% Kentucky 5,659 128.21 99.1% Louisiana 6,123 131.68 99.4% Maryland 5,992 100.25 99.6% Mississippi 5,617 187.61 99.5% North Carolina 16,023 161.13 99.8% Oklahoma 5,265 135.76 99.2% South Carolina 6,656 137.73 99.4% Tennessee 8,939 136.48 99.5% Texas 37,630 139.59 99.9% Virginia 9,604 115.34 99.6% West Virginia 1,782 96.32 97.5%

South States
State stats for the first name LEE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 6,985 144.04 99.5%
Arkansas 4,177 140.81 99.2%
Delaware 861 92 98.7%
Dist. of Columbia 721 109.43 98.8%
Florida 24,822 124.78 99.9%
Georgia 13,204 130.76 99.7%
Kentucky 5,659 128.21 99.1%
Louisiana 6,123 131.68 99.4%
Maryland 5,992 100.25 99.6%
Mississippi 5,617 187.61 99.5%
North Carolina 16,023 161.13 99.8%
Oklahoma 5,265 135.76 99.2%
South Carolina 6,656 137.73 99.4%
Tennessee 8,939 136.48 99.5%
Texas 37,630 139.59 99.9%
Virginia 9,604 115.34 99.6%
West Virginia 1,782 96.32 97.5%
West State Statistics First-Names LEE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 1,035 140.53 97.0% Arizona 8,190 121.67 99.4% California 45,875 118.23 99.9% Colorado 6,483 121.05 99.3% Hawaii 1,373 96.7 98.9% Idaho 2,053 125.63 98.4% Montana 1,592 155.57 98.1% Nevada 2,861 100.79 99.0% New Mexico 2,522 120.9 98.6% Oregon 5,056 127.34 99.2% Utah 3,014 102.43 98.7% Washington 10,007 141.71 99.7% Wyoming 746 127.71 96.4%

West States
State stats for the first name LEE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 1,035 140.53 97.0%
Arizona 8,190 121.67 99.4%
California 45,875 118.23 99.9%
Colorado 6,483 121.05 99.3%
Hawaii 1,373 96.7 98.9%
Idaho 2,053 125.63 98.4%
Montana 1,592 155.57 98.1%
Nevada 2,861 100.79 99.0%
New Mexico 2,522 120.9 98.6%
Oregon 5,056 127.34 99.2%
Utah 3,014 102.43 98.7%
Washington 10,007 141.71 99.7%
Wyoming 746 127.71 96.4%

Full Names with LEE as a First Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is LEE Smith. 0.89% of all the people named LEE have this family name.

There are 28009 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name LEE

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 LEE Smith 0.89%
2 LEE Johnson 0.81%
3 LEE Williams 0.63%
4 LEE Jones 0.51%
5 LEE Miller 0.49%
6 LEE Brown 0.47%
7 LEE Davis 0.45%
8 LEE Wilson 0.36%
9 LEE Anderson 0.36%
10 LEE Thomas 0.31%
11 LEE Taylor 0.30%
12 LEE Jackson 0.28%
13 LEE Martin 0.27%
14 LEE Moore 0.27%
15 LEE Thompson 0.27%
16 LEE Harris 0.27%
17 LEE Hall 0.26%
18 LEE King 0.26%
19 LEE Nelson 0.25%
20 LEE White 0.22%

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