First Names MICHELLE

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • MICHELLE is ranked as the 52nd most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 945,253.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 296.45 people named MICHELLE 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 MICHELLE is 773,935.
  • The SSA data also shows that MICHELLE is used as a girl's name 100% of the time.

First Names MICHELLE
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 945,253 +/-0.4%
  • National Rank 52
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 296.4

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 773,935
  • National Rank 47
  • Percentile Rank 99.95%
  • Proportion/100k 242.72

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name MICHELLE is 76.3% White, 7.7% Hispanic origin, 11.4% Black, 2.6% 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 MICHELLE have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name MICHELLE is included in the following name catgories:
  • Common US surname - Census Bureau Data
  • French feminine given name
  • German Common surname
  • Common Danish feminine given name - DST Data
  • US feminine baby name - Social Security Administration
  • Common Swedish feminine given name - SCB Data
  • Common US feminine given name - Census Bureau Data
  • Greek Byzantine surname

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 76.3% 63.9% 12.4%
Hispanic origin 7.7% 16.3% -8.6%
Black 11.4% 12.3% -0.9%
Asian or Pacific Islander 2.6% 4.9% -2.3%
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 MICHELLE is California where 113,561 people have this name.
  • Maine is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named MICHELLE, as 585.86 in every 100,000 Mainers have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of California.
  • Maine 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 Mississippi (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 0 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names MICHELLE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 31,678 245.94 99.9% Indiana 18,034 273.38 99.8% Iowa 11,512 370.5 99.8% Kansas 7,377 254.02 99.5% Michigan 41,179 415.54 100.0% Minnesota 22,145 405.79 99.9% Missouri 4,600 153.64 99.4% Nebraska 5,433 288.78 99.4% North Dakota 2,002 270.77 98.7% Ohio 32,810 282.99 99.8% South Dakota 1,998 234.24 98.4% Wisconsin 21,685 376.63 99.9%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name MICHELLE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 31,678 245.94 99.9%
Indiana 18,034 273.38 99.8%
Iowa 11,512 370.5 99.8%
Kansas 7,377 254.02 99.5%
Michigan 41,179 415.54 100.0%
Minnesota 22,145 405.79 99.9%
Missouri 4,600 153.64 99.4%
Nebraska 5,433 288.78 99.4%
North Dakota 2,002 270.77 98.7%
Ohio 32,810 282.99 99.8%
South Dakota 1,998 234.24 98.4%
Wisconsin 21,685 376.63 99.9%
West State Statistics First-Names MICHELLE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 1,768 239.97 98.4% Arizona 15,289 227.12 99.7% California 113,561 292.67 100.0% Colorado 15,411 287.74 99.8% Hawaii 4,257 299.85 99.8% Idaho 3,888 237.89 99.3% Montana 2,157 210.75 98.7% Nevada 7,053 248.41 99.7% New Mexico 4,265 204.5 99.3% Oregon 9,279 233.71 99.6% Utah 8,538 290.13 99.6% Washington 24,681 349.51 99.9% Wyoming 1,278 218.7 98.2%

West States
State stats for the first name MICHELLE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 1,768 239.97 98.4%
Arizona 15,289 227.12 99.7%
California 113,561 292.67 100.0%
Colorado 15,411 287.74 99.8%
Hawaii 4,257 299.85 99.8%
Idaho 3,888 237.89 99.3%
Montana 2,157 210.75 98.7%
Nevada 7,053 248.41 99.7%
New Mexico 4,265 204.5 99.3%
Oregon 9,279 233.71 99.6%
Utah 8,538 290.13 99.6%
Washington 24,681 349.51 99.9%
Wyoming 1,278 218.7 98.2%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names MICHELLE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 14,825 412.19 99.9% Maine 7,792 585.86 99.8% Massachusetts 32,269 478.38 99.9% New Hampshire 7,363 554.92 99.8% New Jersey 30,929 346.03 99.9% New York 71,636 362.78 100.0% Pennsylvania 34,240 267.77 99.8% Rhode Island 5,223 494.95 99.8% Vermont 1,639 261.51 99.1%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name MICHELLE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 14,825 412.19 99.9%
Maine 7,792 585.86 99.8%
Massachusetts 32,269 478.38 99.9%
New Hampshire 7,363 554.92 99.8%
New Jersey 30,929 346.03 99.9%
New York 71,636 362.78 100.0%
Pennsylvania 34,240 267.77 99.8%
Rhode Island 5,223 494.95 99.8%
Vermont 1,639 261.51 99.1%
South State Statistics First-Names MICHELLE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 7,542 155.53 99.5% Arkansas 4,850 163.49 99.3% Delaware 3,286 351.26 99.8% Dist. of Columbia 2,513 381.34 99.9% Florida 58,645 294.8 100.0% Georgia 23,190 229.67 99.9% Kentucky 8,685 196.8 99.5% Louisiana 10,524 226.34 99.7% Maryland 15,694 262.59 99.8% Mississippi 4,600 153.64 99.4% North Carolina 28,566 287.27 99.9% Oklahoma 7,780 200.62 99.5% South Carolina 9,468 195.93 99.6% Tennessee 12,567 191.88 99.7% Texas 68,446 253.91 100.0% Virginia 18,383 220.78 99.8% West Virginia 3,965 214.27 98.9%

South States
State stats for the first name MICHELLE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 7,542 155.53 99.5%
Arkansas 4,850 163.49 99.3%
Delaware 3,286 351.26 99.8%
Dist. of Columbia 2,513 381.34 99.9%
Florida 58,645 294.8 100.0%
Georgia 23,190 229.67 99.9%
Kentucky 8,685 196.8 99.5%
Louisiana 10,524 226.34 99.7%
Maryland 15,694 262.59 99.8%
Mississippi 4,600 153.64 99.4%
North Carolina 28,566 287.27 99.9%
Oklahoma 7,780 200.62 99.5%
South Carolina 9,468 195.93 99.6%
Tennessee 12,567 191.88 99.7%
Texas 68,446 253.91 100.0%
Virginia 18,383 220.78 99.8%
West Virginia 3,965 214.27 98.9%
 

Full Names with MICHELLE as a First Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is MICHELLE Smith. 0.87% of all the people named MICHELLE have this family name.

There are 60255 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name MICHELLE

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 MICHELLE Smith 0.87%
2 MICHELLE Johnson 0.65%
3 MICHELLE Miller 0.48%
4 MICHELLE Brown 0.47%
5 MICHELLE Williams 0.46%
6 MICHELLE Jones 0.42%
7 MICHELLE Davis 0.37%
8 MICHELLE Lee 0.31%
9 MICHELLE Anderson 0.31%
10 MICHELLE Martin 0.28%
11 MICHELLE Moore 0.27%
12 MICHELLE Wilson 0.26%
13 MICHELLE Thomas 0.23%
14 MICHELLE Thompson 0.23%
15 MICHELLE Taylor 0.23%
16 MICHELLE Hall 0.22%
17 MICHELLE White 0.22%
18 MICHELLE Clark 0.22%
19 MICHELLE King 0.21%
20 MICHELLE Jackson 0.19%

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