Last Names KELLY

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • KELLY is ranked as the 70th most popular family name in the United States with an estimated population of 308,315.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the last names are more popular.
  • There are 96.69 people named KELLY for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a first name, 67% of the time.
  • Based on US Census Bureau data the estimated population of people named KELLY is 307,492, the rank is 69 and the proportion per 100k Americans named KELLY is 96.52.

Last Names KELLY
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 308,315 +/-0.6%
  • National Rank 70
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 96.7

US Census Bureau statistics:

  • Population Estimate 307,492
  • National Rank 69
  • Proportion/100k 96.52

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name KELLY is 80.4% White, 1.7% Hispanic origin, 15.5% Black, 0.5% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.4% 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 KELLY have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 80.4% 63.9% 16.5%
Hispanic origin 1.7% 16.3% -14.6%
Black 15.5% 12.3% 3.2%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.5% 4.9% -4.4%
Two or more races 1.4% 1.8% -0.4%
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 KELLY is California where 28,030 people have this name.
  • Pennsylvania is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named KELLY, as 156.64 in every 100,000 Pennsylvanians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of New York.
  • Pennsylvania 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 Hawaii (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 0 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics Last-Names KELLY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 13,342 103.58 100.0% Indiana 5,215 79.05 99.9% Iowa 2,606 83.87 99.9% Kansas 2,489 85.72 99.8% Michigan 9,299 93.84 100.0% Minnesota 4,211 77.17 99.9% Missouri 4,387 146.54 99.8% Nebraska 1,505 79.97 99.8% North Dakota 418 56.55 99.3% Ohio 9,887 85.27 100.0% South Dakota 478 55.97 99.4% Wisconsin 3,475 60.35 99.9%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name KELLY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 13,342 103.58 100.0%
Indiana 5,215 79.05 99.9%
Iowa 2,606 83.87 99.9%
Kansas 2,489 85.72 99.8%
Michigan 9,299 93.84 100.0%
Minnesota 4,211 77.17 99.9%
Missouri 4,387 146.54 99.8%
Nebraska 1,505 79.97 99.8%
North Dakota 418 56.55 99.3%
Ohio 9,887 85.27 100.0%
South Dakota 478 55.97 99.4%
Wisconsin 3,475 60.35 99.9%
West State Statistics Last-Names KELLY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 860 116.74 99.7% Arizona 5,982 88.86 99.9% California 28,030 72.24 100.0% Colorado 5,632 105.16 99.9% Hawaii 686 48.35 99.6% Idaho 1,491 91.24 99.7% Montana 1,459 142.55 99.9% Nevada 2,375 83.67 99.9% New Mexico 1,507 72.26 99.6% Oregon 3,565 89.8 99.9% Utah 1,830 62.19 99.6% Washington 7,035 99.62 100.0% Wyoming 625 106.95 99.7%

West States
State stats for the first name KELLY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 860 116.74 99.7%
Arizona 5,982 88.86 99.9%
California 28,030 72.24 100.0%
Colorado 5,632 105.16 99.9%
Hawaii 686 48.35 99.6%
Idaho 1,491 91.24 99.7%
Montana 1,459 142.55 99.9%
Nevada 2,375 83.67 99.9%
New Mexico 1,507 72.26 99.6%
Oregon 3,565 89.8 99.9%
Utah 1,830 62.19 99.6%
Washington 7,035 99.62 100.0%
Wyoming 625 106.95 99.7%
Northeast State Statistics Last-Names KELLY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 4,438 123.39 100.0% Maine 1,029 77.35 99.4% Massachusetts 9,159 135.78 100.0% New Hampshire 1,402 105.63 99.8% New Jersey 12,759 142.75 100.0% New York 27,597 139.76 100.0% Pennsylvania 20,030 156.64 100.0% Rhode Island 1,112 105.38 99.8% Vermont 506 80.71 99.6%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name KELLY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 4,438 123.39 100.0%
Maine 1,029 77.35 99.4%
Massachusetts 9,159 135.78 100.0%
New Hampshire 1,402 105.63 99.8%
New Jersey 12,759 142.75 100.0%
New York 27,597 139.76 100.0%
Pennsylvania 20,030 156.64 100.0%
Rhode Island 1,112 105.38 99.8%
Vermont 506 80.71 99.6%
South State Statistics Last-Names KELLY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 5,239 108.03 99.8% Arkansas 2,159 72.78 99.6% Delaware 1,085 115.95 99.9% Dist. of Columbia 750 113.85 99.6% Florida 22,086 111.02 100.0% Georgia 10,297 101.98 99.9% Kentucky 3,669 83.12 99.7% Louisiana 4,743 102 99.8% Maryland 7,552 126.37 100.0% Mississippi 4,387 146.54 99.8% North Carolina 10,282 103.4 99.9% Oklahoma 3,185 82.12 99.8% South Carolina 7,020 145.26 99.9% Tennessee 5,316 81.16 99.8% Texas 19,404 71.98 99.9% Virginia 8,779 105.44 99.9% West Virginia 1,455 78.63 99.4%

South States
State stats for the first name KELLY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 5,239 108.03 99.8%
Arkansas 2,159 72.78 99.6%
Delaware 1,085 115.95 99.9%
Dist. of Columbia 750 113.85 99.6%
Florida 22,086 111.02 100.0%
Georgia 10,297 101.98 99.9%
Kentucky 3,669 83.12 99.7%
Louisiana 4,743 102 99.8%
Maryland 7,552 126.37 100.0%
Mississippi 4,387 146.54 99.8%
North Carolina 10,282 103.4 99.9%
Oklahoma 3,185 82.12 99.8%
South Carolina 7,020 145.26 99.9%
Tennessee 5,316 81.16 99.8%
Texas 19,404 71.98 99.9%
Virginia 8,779 105.44 99.9%
West Virginia 1,455 78.63 99.4%
 

Full Names with KELLY as a Last Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is John KELLY. 2.64% of all the people named KELLY have this given name.

There are 5386 first names associated with this last name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name KELLY

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 John KELLY 2.64%
2 James KELLY 2.64%
3 Michael KELLY 2.25%
4 Mary KELLY 1.50%
5 Robert KELLY 1.46%
6 David KELLY 1.27%
7 Thomas KELLY 1.21%
8 William KELLY 1.18%
9 Brian KELLY 1.16%
10 Kevin KELLY 1.02%
11 Joseph KELLY 1.00%
12 Patrick KELLY 0.96%
13 Patricia KELLY 0.95%
14 Charles KELLY 0.92%
15 Barbara KELLY 0.90%
16 Daniel KELLY 0.84%
17 Kathleen KELLY 0.78%
18 Richard KELLY 0.71%
19 Edward KELLY 0.67%
20 Linda KELLY 0.64%