Last Names BESSE

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • BESSE is ranked as the 18812th most popular family name in the United States with an estimated population of 1,727.
  • This name is in the 97th percentile, this means that nearly 2% of all the last names are more popular.
  • There are 0.54 people named BESSE for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a last name, 89% of the time.
  • Based on US Census Bureau data the estimated population of people named BESSE is 1,720, the rank is 17,755 and the proportion per 100k Americans named BESSE is 0.54.

Last Names BESSE
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 1,727 +/-8.5%
  • National Rank 18,812
  • Percentile Rank 0.98
  • Proportion/100k 0.5

US Census Bureau statistics:

  • Population Estimate 1,720
  • National Rank 17,755
  • Proportion/100k 0.54

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name BESSE is 93.2% White, 3.8% Hispanic origin, 1.3% Black, 0.0% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.7% Two or More Races, and 0.0% 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 BESSE have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Black.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name BESSE is included in the following name catgories:
  • Not Categorized

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 93.2% 63.9% 29.3%
Hispanic origin 3.8% 16.3% -12.5%
Black 1.3% 12.3% -11.0%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.0% 4.9% -4.9%
Two or more races 1.7% 1.8% -0.1%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.0% 0.7% -0.7%
 

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named BESSE is Illinois where 198 people have this name.
  • Alaska is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named BESSE, as 4.32 in every 100,000 Alaskans have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 96th, this rank was reached in the states of Florida.
  • Alaska 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 2 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is Michigan (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 236 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics Last-Names BESSE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 198 1.54 95.9% Indiana 44 0.67 81.7% Iowa 10 0.32 50.6% Kansas 0 0 0.0% Michigan 12 0.12 55.3% Minnesota 88 1.61 91.8% Missouri 20 0.67 65.4% Nebraska 20 1.05 58.5% North Dakota 0 0 0.0% Ohio 60 0.52 85.4% South Dakota 0 0 0.0% Wisconsin 21 0.36 68.8%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name BESSE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 198 1.54 95.9%
Indiana 44 0.67 81.7%
Iowa 10 0.32 50.6%
Kansas 0 0 0.0%
Michigan 12 0.12 55.3%
Minnesota 88 1.61 91.8%
Missouri 20 0.67 65.4%
Nebraska 20 1.05 58.5%
North Dakota 0 0 0.0%
Ohio 60 0.52 85.4%
South Dakota 0 0 0.0%
Wisconsin 21 0.36 68.8%
West State Statistics Last-Names BESSE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 32 4.32 65.3% Arizona 34 0.5 79.2% California 119 0.31 92.0% Colorado 54 1.01 88.4% Hawaii 6 0.42 4.2% Idaho 8 0.48 3.4% Montana 16 1.53 52.4% Nevada 0 0 0.0% New Mexico 59 2.83 88.1% Oregon 15 0.37 49.7% Utah 8 0.28 3.9% Washington 25 0.36 76.6% Wyoming 0 0 0.0%

West States
State stats for the first name BESSE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 32 4.32 65.3%
Arizona 34 0.5 79.2%
California 119 0.31 92.0%
Colorado 54 1.01 88.4%
Hawaii 6 0.42 4.2%
Idaho 8 0.48 3.4%
Montana 16 1.53 52.4%
Nevada 0 0 0.0%
New Mexico 59 2.83 88.1%
Oregon 15 0.37 49.7%
Utah 8 0.28 3.9%
Washington 25 0.36 76.6%
Wyoming 0 0 0.0%
Northeast State Statistics Last-Names BESSE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 52 1.44 87.6% Maine 10 0.77 4.1% Massachusetts 182 2.7 94.9% New Hampshire 19 1.41 59.2% New Jersey 42 0.47 77.6% New York 78 0.4 88.7% Pennsylvania 16 0.13 54.5% Rhode Island 0 0 0.0% Vermont 4 0.63 3.6%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name BESSE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 52 1.44 87.6%
Maine 10 0.77 4.1%
Massachusetts 182 2.7 94.9%
New Hampshire 19 1.41 59.2%
New Jersey 42 0.47 77.6%
New York 78 0.4 88.7%
Pennsylvania 16 0.13 54.5%
Rhode Island 0 0 0.0%
Vermont 4 0.63 3.6%
South State Statistics Last-Names BESSE State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 11 0.24 50.3% Arkansas 32 1.08 77.3% Delaware 0 0 0.0% Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0% Florida 165 0.83 96.2% Georgia 19 0.19 69.1% Kentucky 13 0.29 48.4% Louisiana 188 4.03 93.7% Maryland 11 0.19 48.8% Mississippi 20 0.67 65.4% North Carolina 29 0.29 84.8% Oklahoma 21 0.55 63.3% South Carolina 12 0.26 54.8% Tennessee 0 0 0.0% Texas 117 0.44 92.2% Virginia 13 0.16 52.2% West Virginia 0 0 0.0%

South States
State stats for the first name BESSE

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 11 0.24 50.3%
Arkansas 32 1.08 77.3%
Delaware 0 0 0.0%
Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0%
Florida 165 0.83 96.2%
Georgia 19 0.19 69.1%
Kentucky 13 0.29 48.4%
Louisiana 188 4.03 93.7%
Maryland 11 0.19 48.8%
Mississippi 20 0.67 65.4%
North Carolina 29 0.29 84.8%
Oklahoma 21 0.55 63.3%
South Carolina 12 0.26 54.8%
Tennessee 0 0 0.0%
Texas 117 0.44 92.2%
Virginia 13 0.16 52.2%
West Virginia 0 0 0.0%
 

Full Names with BESSE as a Last Name

Summary

Shown are the top 20 most likely full names that have BESSE as a last 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 BESSE.

The most popular full name is James BESSE. 3.76% of all the people named BESSE have this given name.

There are 249 first names associated with this last name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name BESSE

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 James BESSE 3.76%
2 John BESSE 2.69%
3 Robert BESSE 2.15%
4 Jason BESSE 1.34%
5 Mary BESSE 1.34%
6 Richard BESSE 1.34%
7 Amy BESSE 1.08%
8 Brad BESSE 1.08%
9 David BESSE 1.08%
10 Donald BESSE 1.08%
11 Michael BESSE 1.08%
12 William BESSE 1.08%
13 Bernadette BESSE 0.81%
14 Brenda BESSE 0.81%
15 Catherine BESSE 0.81%
16 Christopher BESSE 0.81%
17 Gene BESSE 0.81%
18 George BESSE 0.81%
19 Heather BESSE 0.81%
20 Jamie BESSE 0.81%