First Names MERRIAM

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • MERRIAM is ranked as the 13134th most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 539.
  • This name is in the 95th percentile, this means that nearly 5% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 0.17 people named MERRIAM for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a last 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 MERRIAM is 151.
  • The SSA data also shows that MERRIAM is used as a girl's name 100% of the time.

First Names MERRIAM
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 539 +/-15.3%
  • National Rank 13,134
  • Percentile Rank 0.95
  • Proportion/100k 0.2

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 151
  • National Rank 26,721
  • Percentile Rank 71.10%
  • Proportion/100k 0.05

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name MERRIAM is 76.5% White, 7.1% Hispanic origin, 12.9% Black, 1.5% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.5% 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 MERRIAM have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 76.5% 63.9% 12.6%
Hispanic origin 7.1% 16.3% -9.2%
Black 12.9% 12.3% 0.6%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.5% 4.9% -3.4%
Two or more races 1.5% 1.8% -0.3%
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 MERRIAM is California where 85 people have this name.
  • Vermont is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named MERRIAM, as 1.25 in every 100,000 Vermontians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 90th, this rank was reached in the states of California.
  • Vermont 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 6 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is Illinois (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 1,025 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names MERRIAM State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 6 0.05 34.3% Indiana 5 0.08 37.2% Iowa 12 0.4 78.9% Kansas 0 0 0.0% Michigan 12 0.12 79.6% Minnesota 21 0.38 85.0% Missouri 0 0 0.0% Nebraska 0 0 0.0% North Dakota 0 0 0.0% Ohio 16 0.14 73.3% South Dakota 0 0 0.0% Wisconsin 8 0.13 71.5%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name MERRIAM

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 6 0.05 34.3%
Indiana 5 0.08 37.2%
Iowa 12 0.4 78.9%
Kansas 0 0 0.0%
Michigan 12 0.12 79.6%
Minnesota 21 0.38 85.0%
Missouri 0 0 0.0%
Nebraska 0 0 0.0%
North Dakota 0 0 0.0%
Ohio 16 0.14 73.3%
South Dakota 0 0 0.0%
Wisconsin 8 0.13 71.5%
West State Statistics First-Names MERRIAM State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 0 0 0.0% Arizona 8 0.13 37.1% California 85 0.22 90.0% Colorado 14 0.25 64.8% Hawaii 0 0 0.0% Idaho 8 0.48 37.7% Montana 0 0 0.0% Nevada 9 0.32 38.5% New Mexico 0 0 0.0% Oregon 0 0 0.0% Utah 0 0 0.0% Washington 4 0.05 30.9% Wyoming 0 0 0.0%

West States
State stats for the first name MERRIAM

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 0 0 0.0%
Arizona 8 0.13 37.1%
California 85 0.22 90.0%
Colorado 14 0.25 64.8%
Hawaii 0 0 0.0%
Idaho 8 0.48 37.7%
Montana 0 0 0.0%
Nevada 9 0.32 38.5%
New Mexico 0 0 0.0%
Oregon 0 0 0.0%
Utah 0 0 0.0%
Washington 4 0.05 30.9%
Wyoming 0 0 0.0%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names MERRIAM State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 17 0.48 67.2% Maine 0 0 0.0% Massachusetts 0 0 0.0% New Hampshire 0 0 0.0% New Jersey 0 0 0.0% New York 27 0.14 83.3% Pennsylvania 22 0.17 78.5% Rhode Island 0 0 0.0% Vermont 8 1.25 63.8%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name MERRIAM

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 17 0.48 67.2%
Maine 0 0 0.0%
Massachusetts 0 0 0.0%
New Hampshire 0 0 0.0%
New Jersey 0 0 0.0%
New York 27 0.14 83.3%
Pennsylvania 22 0.17 78.5%
Rhode Island 0 0 0.0%
Vermont 8 1.25 63.8%
South State Statistics First-Names MERRIAM State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 6 0.12 37.5% Arkansas 0 0 0.0% Delaware 0 0 0.0% Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0% Florida 38 0.19 88.8% Georgia 25 0.25 79.9% Kentucky 6 0.15 38.5% Louisiana 20 0.43 75.4% Maryland 6 0.1 35.6% Mississippi 0 0 0.0% North Carolina 26 0.26 85.8% Oklahoma 14 0.37 65.5% South Carolina 0 0 0.0% Tennessee 26 0.39 82.2% Texas 34 0.12 85.9% Virginia 13 0.16 65.6% West Virginia 0 0 0.0%

South States
State stats for the first name MERRIAM

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 6 0.12 37.5%
Arkansas 0 0 0.0%
Delaware 0 0 0.0%
Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0%
Florida 38 0.19 88.8%
Georgia 25 0.25 79.9%
Kentucky 6 0.15 38.5%
Louisiana 20 0.43 75.4%
Maryland 6 0.1 35.6%
Mississippi 0 0 0.0%
North Carolina 26 0.26 85.8%
Oklahoma 14 0.37 65.5%
South Carolina 0 0 0.0%
Tennessee 26 0.39 82.2%
Texas 34 0.12 85.9%
Virginia 13 0.16 65.6%
West Virginia 0 0 0.0%
 

Full Names with MERRIAM as a First Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is MERRIAM Deleon. 1.72% of all the people named MERRIAM have this family name.

There are 108 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name MERRIAM

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 MERRIAM Deleon 1.72%
2 MERRIAM Johnson 1.72%
3 MERRIAM Kushner 1.72%
4 MERRIAM Last 1.72%
5 MERRIAM Lilagan 1.72%
6 MERRIAM Olson 1.72%
7 MERRIAM Rink 1.72%
8 MERRIAM Weglarz 1.72%
9 MERRIAM Adler 0.86%
10 MERRIAM Allen 0.86%
11 MERRIAM Andersen 0.86%
12 MERRIAM Anderson 0.86%
13 MERRIAM Arvisais 0.86%
14 MERRIAM Barker 0.86%
15 MERRIAM Bass 0.86%
16 MERRIAM Batey 0.86%
17 MERRIAM Bechtold 0.86%
18 MERRIAM Berger 0.86%
19 MERRIAM Berkowitz 0.86%
20 MERRIAM Blanco 0.86%

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