First Names SHARON

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • SHARON is ranked as the 57th most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 883,293.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 277.02 people named SHARON 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 SHARON is 623,976.
  • The SSA data also shows that SHARON is used as a girl's name 100% of the time.

First Names SHARON
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 883,293 +/-0.4%
  • National Rank 57
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 277.0

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 623,976
  • National Rank 68
  • Percentile Rank 99.93%
  • Proportion/100k 195.69

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name SHARON is 79.7% White, 3.6% Hispanic origin, 12.8% Black, 1.8% 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 SHARON have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 79.7% 63.9% 15.8%
Hispanic origin 3.6% 16.3% -12.7%
Black 12.8% 12.3% 0.5%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.8% 4.9% -3.1%
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 SHARON is California where 100,426 people have this name.
  • Michigan is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named SHARON, as 413.23 in every 100,000 Michiganians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Texas.
  • Michigan 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 1 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is Utah (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 SHARON State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 25,607 198.81 99.8% Indiana 15,523 235.31 99.7% Iowa 12,027 387.09 99.9% Kansas 6,006 206.8 99.4% Michigan 40,950 413.23 100.0% Minnesota 21,237 389.16 99.9% Missouri 5,318 177.62 99.5% Nebraska 4,481 238.15 99.2% North Dakota 1,303 176.17 97.7% Ohio 24,624 212.38 99.8% South Dakota 1,601 187.6 97.8% Wisconsin 23,113 401.44 99.9%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name SHARON

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 25,607 198.81 99.8%
Indiana 15,523 235.31 99.7%
Iowa 12,027 387.09 99.9%
Kansas 6,006 206.8 99.4%
Michigan 40,950 413.23 100.0%
Minnesota 21,237 389.16 99.9%
Missouri 5,318 177.62 99.5%
Nebraska 4,481 238.15 99.2%
North Dakota 1,303 176.17 97.7%
Ohio 24,624 212.38 99.8%
South Dakota 1,601 187.6 97.8%
Wisconsin 23,113 401.44 99.9%
West State Statistics First-Names SHARON State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 1,465 198.9 98.0% Arizona 13,867 206 99.7% California 100,426 258.81 100.0% Colorado 10,771 201.11 99.6% Hawaii 3,552 250.23 99.8% Idaho 3,201 195.86 99.1% Montana 2,479 242.18 98.8% Nevada 5,879 207.07 99.6% New Mexico 3,595 172.38 99.0% Oregon 9,293 234.08 99.6% Utah 3,892 132.26 99.0% Washington 26,296 372.38 99.9% Wyoming 1,128 193.15 97.9%

West States
State stats for the first name SHARON

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 1,465 198.9 98.0%
Arizona 13,867 206 99.7%
California 100,426 258.81 100.0%
Colorado 10,771 201.11 99.6%
Hawaii 3,552 250.23 99.8%
Idaho 3,201 195.86 99.1%
Montana 2,479 242.18 98.8%
Nevada 5,879 207.07 99.6%
New Mexico 3,595 172.38 99.0%
Oregon 9,293 234.08 99.6%
Utah 3,892 132.26 99.0%
Washington 26,296 372.38 99.9%
Wyoming 1,128 193.15 97.9%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names SHARON State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 10,215 284 99.8% Maine 4,136 310.93 99.3% Massachusetts 16,870 250.1 99.8% New Hampshire 3,915 295.07 99.3% New Jersey 22,975 257.04 99.9% New York 56,459 285.92 99.9% Pennsylvania 23,979 187.53 99.8% Rhode Island 2,825 267.77 99.3% Vermont 1,066 170.17 98.5%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name SHARON

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 10,215 284 99.8%
Maine 4,136 310.93 99.3%
Massachusetts 16,870 250.1 99.8%
New Hampshire 3,915 295.07 99.3%
New Jersey 22,975 257.04 99.9%
New York 56,459 285.92 99.9%
Pennsylvania 23,979 187.53 99.8%
Rhode Island 2,825 267.77 99.3%
Vermont 1,066 170.17 98.5%
South State Statistics First-Names SHARON State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 9,064 186.92 99.6% Arkansas 6,278 211.65 99.5% Delaware 2,657 283.97 99.7% Dist. of Columbia 2,017 306.18 99.8% Florida 61,228 307.78 100.0% Georgia 20,493 202.95 99.8% Kentucky 9,794 221.91 99.6% Louisiana 7,536 162.08 99.6% Maryland 14,356 240.21 99.8% Mississippi 5,318 177.62 99.5% North Carolina 33,372 335.6 99.9% Oklahoma 8,400 216.6 99.6% South Carolina 9,117 188.66 99.6% Tennessee 13,083 199.76 99.7% Texas 74,847 277.65 100.0% Virginia 16,445 197.51 99.8% West Virginia 4,638 250.63 99.2%

South States
State stats for the first name SHARON

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 9,064 186.92 99.6%
Arkansas 6,278 211.65 99.5%
Delaware 2,657 283.97 99.7%
Dist. of Columbia 2,017 306.18 99.8%
Florida 61,228 307.78 100.0%
Georgia 20,493 202.95 99.8%
Kentucky 9,794 221.91 99.6%
Louisiana 7,536 162.08 99.6%
Maryland 14,356 240.21 99.8%
Mississippi 5,318 177.62 99.5%
North Carolina 33,372 335.6 99.9%
Oklahoma 8,400 216.6 99.6%
South Carolina 9,117 188.66 99.6%
Tennessee 13,083 199.76 99.7%
Texas 74,847 277.65 100.0%
Virginia 16,445 197.51 99.8%
West Virginia 4,638 250.63 99.2%
 

Full Names with SHARON as a First Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is SHARON Smith. 0.96% of all the people named SHARON have this family name.

There are 54247 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name SHARON

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 SHARON Smith 0.96%
2 SHARON Johnson 0.75%
3 SHARON Brown 0.55%
4 SHARON Williams 0.52%
5 SHARON Jones 0.50%
6 SHARON Miller 0.47%
7 SHARON Davis 0.41%
8 SHARON Anderson 0.34%
9 SHARON Wilson 0.33%
10 SHARON Taylor 0.28%
11 SHARON Hall 0.28%
12 SHARON Moore 0.27%
13 SHARON Lee 0.27%
14 SHARON Thompson 0.27%
15 SHARON Thomas 0.26%
16 SHARON King 0.26%
17 SHARON Martin 0.25%
18 SHARON Jackson 0.24%
19 SHARON White 0.24%
20 SHARON Clark 0.23%

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