Last Names BROOKS

National Statistics

Summary

  • BROOKS is ranked as the 83rd most popular family name in the United States with an estimated population of 261,933.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the last names are more popular.
  • There are 82.15 people named BROOKS for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a last name, 93% of the time.
  • Based on US Census Bureau data the estimated population of people named BROOKS is 284,331, the rank is 77 and the proportion per 100k Americans named BROOKS is 89.25.

Last Names BROOKS
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 261,933 +/-0.7%
  • National Rank 83
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 82.2

US Census Bureau statistics:

  • Population Estimate 284,331
  • National Rank 77
  • Proportion/100k 89.25

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name BROOKS is 62.7% White, 1.6% Hispanic origin, 32.7% Black, 0.4% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.8% Two or More Races, and 0.8% 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 BROOKS have a higher likelyhood of being Black and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 62.7% 63.9% -1.2%
Hispanic origin 1.6% 16.3% -14.7%
Black 32.7% 12.3% 20.4%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.4% 4.9% -4.5%
Two or more races 1.8% 1.8% 0.0%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.8% 0.7% 0.1%

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named BROOKS is Texas where 23,563 people have this name.
  • District of Columbia is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named BROOKS, as 216.64 in every 100,000 Washingtonians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Florida.
  • District of Columbia 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 North Dakota (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 0 fewer people than projected.
Northeast State Statistics Last-Names BROOKS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 2,521 70.1 99.9% Maine 1,711 128.66 99.7% Massachusetts 4,598 68.16 99.9% New Hampshire 1,121 84.51 99.7% New Jersey 6,171 69.04 99.9% New York 10,582 53.59 100.0% Pennsylvania 7,571 59.21 99.9% Rhode Island 656 62.19 99.5% Vermont 612 97.6 99.8%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name BROOKS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 2,521 70.1 99.9%
Maine 1,711 128.66 99.7%
Massachusetts 4,598 68.16 99.9%
New Hampshire 1,121 84.51 99.7%
New Jersey 6,171 69.04 99.9%
New York 10,582 53.59 100.0%
Pennsylvania 7,571 59.21 99.9%
Rhode Island 656 62.19 99.5%
Vermont 612 97.6 99.8%
Midwest State Statistics Last-Names BROOKS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 8,575 66.57 99.9% Indiana 5,814 88.13 99.9% Iowa 1,250 40.21 99.7% Kansas 2,637 90.81 99.9% Michigan 8,583 86.62 100.0% Minnesota 1,800 32.99 99.8% Missouri 3,882 129.66 99.7% Nebraska 802 42.6 99.6% North Dakota 217 29.36 97.9% Ohio 8,910 76.85 99.9% South Dakota 398 46.64 99.2% Wisconsin 2,342 40.67 99.9%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name BROOKS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 8,575 66.57 99.9%
Indiana 5,814 88.13 99.9%
Iowa 1,250 40.21 99.7%
Kansas 2,637 90.81 99.9%
Michigan 8,583 86.62 100.0%
Minnesota 1,800 32.99 99.8%
Missouri 3,882 129.66 99.7%
Nebraska 802 42.6 99.6%
North Dakota 217 29.36 97.9%
Ohio 8,910 76.85 99.9%
South Dakota 398 46.64 99.2%
Wisconsin 2,342 40.67 99.9%
South State Statistics Last-Names BROOKS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 8,318 171.52 99.9% Arkansas 3,101 104.53 99.8% Delaware 992 106.06 99.8% Dist. of Columbia 1,427 216.64 99.8% Florida 16,630 83.6 100.0% Georgia 16,725 165.64 100.0% Kentucky 5,270 119.4 99.8% Louisiana 4,716 101.43 99.8% Maryland 8,141 136.22 100.0% Mississippi 3,882 129.66 99.7% North Carolina 14,521 146.03 100.0% Oklahoma 4,189 108.02 99.8% South Carolina 5,737 118.71 99.9% Tennessee 10,028 153.11 99.9% Texas 23,563 87.41 100.0% Virginia 12,484 149.94 100.0% West Virginia 1,637 88.46 99.5%

South States
State stats for the first name BROOKS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 8,318 171.52 99.9%
Arkansas 3,101 104.53 99.8%
Delaware 992 106.06 99.8%
Dist. of Columbia 1,427 216.64 99.8%
Florida 16,630 83.6 100.0%
Georgia 16,725 165.64 100.0%
Kentucky 5,270 119.4 99.8%
Louisiana 4,716 101.43 99.8%
Maryland 8,141 136.22 100.0%
Mississippi 3,882 129.66 99.7%
North Carolina 14,521 146.03 100.0%
Oklahoma 4,189 108.02 99.8%
South Carolina 5,737 118.71 99.9%
Tennessee 10,028 153.11 99.9%
Texas 23,563 87.41 100.0%
Virginia 12,484 149.94 100.0%
West Virginia 1,637 88.46 99.5%
West State Statistics Last-Names BROOKS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 669 90.8 99.5% Arizona 4,950 73.53 99.9% California 19,923 51.34 99.9% Colorado 3,329 62.16 99.9% Hawaii 710 50.05 99.6% Idaho 921 56.37 99.5% Montana 424 41.38 99.3% Nevada 2,137 75.27 99.9% New Mexico 1,487 71.31 99.6% Oregon 2,974 74.9 99.9% Utah 1,366 46.43 99.4% Washington 4,746 67.22 99.9% Wyoming 336 57.47 99.1%

West States
State stats for the first name BROOKS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 669 90.8 99.5%
Arizona 4,950 73.53 99.9%
California 19,923 51.34 99.9%
Colorado 3,329 62.16 99.9%
Hawaii 710 50.05 99.6%
Idaho 921 56.37 99.5%
Montana 424 41.38 99.3%
Nevada 2,137 75.27 99.9%
New Mexico 1,487 71.31 99.6%
Oregon 2,974 74.9 99.9%
Utah 1,366 46.43 99.4%
Washington 4,746 67.22 99.9%
Wyoming 336 57.47 99.1%

Full Names with BROOKS as a Last Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is James BROOKS. 1.83% of all the people named BROOKS have this given name.

There are 5738 first names associated with this last name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name BROOKS

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 James BROOKS 1.83%
2 David BROOKS 1.45%
3 Robert BROOKS 1.40%
4 John BROOKS 1.31%
5 Michael BROOKS 1.21%
6 Mary BROOKS 1.07%
7 Charles BROOKS 1.06%
8 William BROOKS 0.99%
9 Barbara BROOKS 0.83%
10 Richard BROOKS 0.73%
11 Donald BROOKS 0.68%
12 Betty BROOKS 0.63%
13 Linda BROOKS 0.62%
14 Patricia BROOKS 0.58%
15 Thomas BROOKS 0.51%
16 Donna BROOKS 0.50%
17 Jennifer BROOKS 0.49%
18 Kenneth BROOKS 0.49%
19 Carol BROOKS 0.48%
20 Daniel BROOKS 0.48%

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