First Names ROBY

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • ROBY is ranked as the 4802nd most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 2,610.
  • This name is in the 98th percentile, this means that nearly 2% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 0.82 people named ROBY for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a last name, 82% 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 ROBY is 1,551.
  • The SSA data also shows that ROBY is used as a boy's name 95% of the time.

First Names ROBY
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 2,610 +/-6.9%
  • National Rank 4,802
  • Percentile Rank 0.98
  • Proportion/100k 0.8

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 1,551
  • National Rank 6,673
  • Percentile Rank 92.78%
  • Proportion/100k 0.49

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name ROBY is 75.6% White, 3.7% Hispanic origin, 16.2% Black, 2.0% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.7% 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 ROBY have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 75.6% 63.9% 11.7%
Hispanic origin 3.7% 16.3% -12.6%
Black 16.2% 12.3% 3.9%
Asian or Pacific Islander 2.0% 4.9% -2.9%
Two or more races 1.7% 1.8% -0.1%
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 ROBY is North Carolina where 370 people have this name.
  • North Carolina is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named ROBY, as 3.72 in every 100,000 North Carolinians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 97th, this rank was reached in the states of North Carolina.
  • North Carolina 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 34 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is Minnesota (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 83 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names ROBY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 62 0.48 88.0% Indiana 55 0.83 88.1% Iowa 30 0.96 87.4% Kansas 7 0.24 45.1% Michigan 55 0.56 92.7% Minnesota 8 0.14 73.1% Missouri 53 1.78 87.2% Nebraska 7 0.35 45.5% North Dakota 8 1.09 44.6% Ohio 93 0.8 91.4% South Dakota 0 0 0.0% Wisconsin 28 0.49 87.5%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name ROBY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 62 0.48 88.0%
Indiana 55 0.83 88.1%
Iowa 30 0.96 87.4%
Kansas 7 0.24 45.1%
Michigan 55 0.56 92.7%
Minnesota 8 0.14 73.1%
Missouri 53 1.78 87.2%
Nebraska 7 0.35 45.5%
North Dakota 8 1.09 44.6%
Ohio 93 0.8 91.4%
South Dakota 0 0 0.0%
Wisconsin 28 0.49 87.5%
West State Statistics First-Names ROBY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 0 0 0.0% Arizona 34 0.5 78.4% California 176 0.45 93.6% Colorado 20 0.38 74.0% Hawaii 0 0 0.0% Idaho 0 0 0.0% Montana 0 0 0.0% Nevada 9 0.32 46.0% New Mexico 10 0.47 45.3% Oregon 44 1.1 82.8% Utah 8 0.28 44.8% Washington 101 1.44 93.4% Wyoming 0 0 0.0%

West States
State stats for the first name ROBY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 0 0 0.0%
Arizona 34 0.5 78.4%
California 176 0.45 93.6%
Colorado 20 0.38 74.0%
Hawaii 0 0 0.0%
Idaho 0 0 0.0%
Montana 0 0 0.0%
Nevada 9 0.32 46.0%
New Mexico 10 0.47 45.3%
Oregon 44 1.1 82.8%
Utah 8 0.28 44.8%
Washington 101 1.44 93.4%
Wyoming 0 0 0.0%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names ROBY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 9 0.24 43.5% Maine 10 0.77 44.1% Massachusetts 12 0.18 42.7% New Hampshire 9 0.7 45.2% New Jersey 21 0.23 67.5% New York 90 0.45 92.3% Pennsylvania 49 0.38 87.4% Rhode Island 9 0.86 46.3% Vermont 4 0.63 43.1%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name ROBY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 9 0.24 43.5%
Maine 10 0.77 44.1%
Massachusetts 12 0.18 42.7%
New Hampshire 9 0.7 45.2%
New Jersey 21 0.23 67.5%
New York 90 0.45 92.3%
Pennsylvania 49 0.38 87.4%
Rhode Island 9 0.86 46.3%
Vermont 4 0.63 43.1%
South State Statistics First-Names ROBY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 29 0.59 82.8% Arkansas 51 1.73 86.3% Delaware 11 1.14 78.2% Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0% Florida 109 0.55 94.4% Georgia 70 0.69 90.2% Kentucky 71 1.62 88.4% Louisiana 33 0.72 82.6% Maryland 51 0.86 89.0% Mississippi 53 1.78 87.2% North Carolina 370 3.72 97.3% Oklahoma 21 0.55 74.5% South Carolina 37 0.77 84.6% Tennessee 134 2.05 93.6% Texas 285 1.06 96.4% Virginia 65 0.79 89.1% West Virginia 9 0.49 47.3%

South States
State stats for the first name ROBY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 29 0.59 82.8%
Arkansas 51 1.73 86.3%
Delaware 11 1.14 78.2%
Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0%
Florida 109 0.55 94.4%
Georgia 70 0.69 90.2%
Kentucky 71 1.62 88.4%
Louisiana 33 0.72 82.6%
Maryland 51 0.86 89.0%
Mississippi 53 1.78 87.2%
North Carolina 370 3.72 97.3%
Oklahoma 21 0.55 74.5%
South Carolina 37 0.77 84.6%
Tennessee 134 2.05 93.6%
Texas 285 1.06 96.4%
Virginia 65 0.79 89.1%
West Virginia 9 0.49 47.3%
 

Full Names with ROBY as a First Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is ROBY Robinson. 1.96% of all the people named ROBY have this family name.

There are 439 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name ROBY

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 ROBY Robinson 1.96%
2 ROBY Williams 1.25%
3 ROBY Anderson 1.07%
4 ROBY Brown 0.89%
5 ROBY Thompson 0.89%
6 ROBY Davis 0.71%
7 ROBY Morris 0.71%
8 ROBY Smith 0.71%
9 ROBY Thomas 0.71%
10 ROBY Ward 0.71%
11 ROBY Weaver 0.71%
12 ROBY Campbell 0.53%
13 ROBY Combs 0.53%
14 ROBY Johnson 0.53%
15 ROBY King 0.53%
16 ROBY Miller 0.53%
17 ROBY Mize 0.53%
18 ROBY Nunn 0.53%
19 ROBY Parker 0.53%
20 ROBY Robertson 0.53%