Last Names CHESS

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • CHESS is ranked as the 21225th most popular family name in the United States with an estimated population of 1,495.
  • This name is in the 97th percentile, this means that nearly 2% of all the last names are more popular.
  • There are 0.47 people named CHESS for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a last name, 86% of the time.
  • Based on US Census Bureau data the estimated population of people named CHESS is 2,166, the rank is 14,755 and the proportion per 100k Americans named CHESS is 0.68.

Last Names CHESS
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 1,495 +/-9.2%
  • National Rank 21,225
  • Percentile Rank 0.98
  • Proportion/100k 0.5

US Census Bureau statistics:

  • Population Estimate 2,166
  • National Rank 14,755
  • Proportion/100k 0.68

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name CHESS is 69.6% White, 1.5% Hispanic origin, 26.7% Black, 0.4% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.5% Two or More Races, and 0.5% 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 CHESS have a higher likelyhood of being Black and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 69.6% 63.9% 5.7%
Hispanic origin 1.5% 16.3% -14.8%
Black 26.7% 12.3% 14.4%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.4% 4.9% -4.5%
Two or more races 1.5% 1.8% -0.3%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.5% 0.7% -0.2%
 

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named CHESS is California where 247 people have this name.
  • Alaska is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named CHESS, as 2.16 in every 100,000 Alaskans have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 95th, this rank was reached in the states of California.
  • 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 4 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is Georgia (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 301 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics Last-Names CHESS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 37 0.29 77.0% Indiana 16 0.25 59.0% Iowa 10 0.32 51.1% Kansas 0 0 0.0% Michigan 41 0.41 83.4% Minnesota 16 0.28 62.8% Missouri 20 0.67 66.1% Nebraska 13 0.7 43.7% North Dakota 0 0 0.0% Ohio 55 0.47 84.1% South Dakota 0 0 0.0% Wisconsin 23 0.4 71.8%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name CHESS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 37 0.29 77.0%
Indiana 16 0.25 59.0%
Iowa 10 0.32 51.1%
Kansas 0 0 0.0%
Michigan 41 0.41 83.4%
Minnesota 16 0.28 62.8%
Missouri 20 0.67 66.1%
Nebraska 13 0.7 43.7%
North Dakota 0 0 0.0%
Ohio 55 0.47 84.1%
South Dakota 0 0 0.0%
Wisconsin 23 0.4 71.8%
West State Statistics Last-Names CHESS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 16 2.16 9.9% Arizona 34 0.5 79.6% California 247 0.64 95.8% Colorado 20 0.38 68.1% Hawaii 24 1.7 77.9% Idaho 16 0.96 52.3% Montana 8 0.77 7.1% Nevada 9 0.32 9.3% New Mexico 0 0 0.0% Oregon 37 0.92 81.0% Utah 0 0 0.0% Washington 43 0.62 86.3% Wyoming 0 0 0.0%

West States
State stats for the first name CHESS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 16 2.16 9.9%
Arizona 34 0.5 79.6%
California 247 0.64 95.8%
Colorado 20 0.38 68.1%
Hawaii 24 1.7 77.9%
Idaho 16 0.96 52.3%
Montana 8 0.77 7.1%
Nevada 9 0.32 9.3%
New Mexico 0 0 0.0%
Oregon 37 0.92 81.0%
Utah 0 0 0.0%
Washington 43 0.62 86.3%
Wyoming 0 0 0.0%
Northeast State Statistics Last-Names CHESS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 17 0.48 53.4% Maine 10 0.77 9.1% Massachusetts 12 0.18 8.4% New Hampshire 0 0 0.0% New Jersey 83 0.93 90.2% New York 125 0.63 92.8% Pennsylvania 136 1.07 93.9% Rhode Island 0 0 0.0% Vermont 0 0 0.0%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name CHESS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 17 0.48 53.4%
Maine 10 0.77 9.1%
Massachusetts 12 0.18 8.4%
New Hampshire 0 0 0.0%
New Jersey 83 0.93 90.2%
New York 125 0.63 92.8%
Pennsylvania 136 1.07 93.9%
Rhode Island 0 0 0.0%
Vermont 0 0 0.0%
South State Statistics Last-Names CHESS State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 23 0.47 73.4% Arkansas 0 0 0.0% Delaware 4 0.38 7.5% Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0% Florida 127 0.64 95.3% Georgia 13 0.13 53.4% Kentucky 0 0 0.0% Louisiana 20 0.43 60.9% Maryland 23 0.38 75.2% Mississippi 20 0.67 66.1% North Carolina 22 0.22 81.1% Oklahoma 14 0.37 48.4% South Carolina 19 0.38 71.5% Tennessee 46 0.71 87.0% Texas 87 0.32 90.2% Virginia 20 0.24 70.2% West Virginia 9 0.49 7.6%

South States
State stats for the first name CHESS

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 23 0.47 73.4%
Arkansas 0 0 0.0%
Delaware 4 0.38 7.5%
Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0%
Florida 127 0.64 95.3%
Georgia 13 0.13 53.4%
Kentucky 0 0 0.0%
Louisiana 20 0.43 60.9%
Maryland 23 0.38 75.2%
Mississippi 20 0.67 66.1%
North Carolina 22 0.22 81.1%
Oklahoma 14 0.37 48.4%
South Carolina 19 0.38 71.5%
Tennessee 46 0.71 87.0%
Texas 87 0.32 90.2%
Virginia 20 0.24 70.2%
West Virginia 9 0.49 7.6%
 

Full Names with CHESS as a Last Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is John CHESS. 3.11% of all the people named CHESS have this given name.

There are 223 first names associated with this last name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name CHESS

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 John CHESS 3.11%
2 Robert CHESS 2.80%
3 David CHESS 1.86%
4 Joseph CHESS 1.55%
5 Richard CHESS 1.55%
6 Stephen CHESS 1.55%
7 Henry CHESS 1.24%
8 James CHESS 1.24%
9 Karen CHESS 1.24%
10 Mary CHESS 1.24%
11 William CHESS 1.24%
12 Alfred CHESS 0.93%
13 Anthony CHESS 0.93%
14 Janet CHESS 0.93%
15 Sarah CHESS 0.93%
16 Stanley CHESS 0.93%
17 Alice CHESS 0.62%
18 Andrew CHESS 0.62%
19 Antonio CHESS 0.62%
20 Barbara CHESS 0.62%