Last Names MURPHY

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • MURPHY is ranked as the 60th most popular family name in the United States with an estimated population of 352,895.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the last names are more popular.
  • There are 110.67 people named MURPHY for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a last name, 100% of the time.
  • Based on US Census Bureau data the estimated population of people named MURPHY is 354,864, the rank is 58 and the proportion per 100k Americans named MURPHY is 111.39.

Last Names MURPHY
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 352,895 +/-0.6%
  • National Rank 60
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 110.7

US Census Bureau statistics:

  • Population Estimate 354,864
  • National Rank 58
  • Proportion/100k 111.39

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name MURPHY is 85.1% White, 1.5% Hispanic origin, 11.0% Black, 0.4% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.3% Two or More Races, and 0.7% 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 MURPHY have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 85.1% 63.9% 21.2%
Hispanic origin 1.5% 16.3% -14.8%
Black 11.0% 12.3% -1.3%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0.4% 4.9% -4.5%
Two or more races 1.3% 1.8% -0.5%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.7% 0.7% -0.0%
 

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named MURPHY is New York where 32,894 people have this name.
  • Massachusetts is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named MURPHY, as 255.15 in every 100,000 Massachusettsans have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of New York.
  • Massachusetts 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.
Midwest State Statistics Last-Names MURPHY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 16,853 130.84 100.0% Indiana 7,396 112.12 99.9% Iowa 3,726 119.92 99.9% Kansas 3,101 106.79 99.9% Michigan 10,160 102.52 100.0% Minnesota 5,701 104.47 100.0% Missouri 2,759 92.14 99.6% Nebraska 1,695 90.09 99.9% North Dakota 314 42.41 98.9% Ohio 13,684 118.02 100.0% South Dakota 699 81.88 99.7% Wisconsin 5,594 97.16 100.0%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name MURPHY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 16,853 130.84 100.0%
Indiana 7,396 112.12 99.9%
Iowa 3,726 119.92 99.9%
Kansas 3,101 106.79 99.9%
Michigan 10,160 102.52 100.0%
Minnesota 5,701 104.47 100.0%
Missouri 2,759 92.14 99.6%
Nebraska 1,695 90.09 99.9%
North Dakota 314 42.41 98.9%
Ohio 13,684 118.02 100.0%
South Dakota 699 81.88 99.7%
Wisconsin 5,594 97.16 100.0%
West State Statistics Last-Names MURPHY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 717 97.29 99.6% Arizona 6,912 102.69 99.9% California 32,868 84.71 100.0% Colorado 5,896 110.08 100.0% Hawaii 765 53.86 99.6% Idaho 1,671 102.23 99.8% Montana 1,600 156.34 99.9% Nevada 2,926 103.05 99.9% New Mexico 1,655 79.34 99.7% Oregon 4,040 101.77 99.9% Utah 2,012 68.38 99.6% Washington 7,400 104.8 100.0% Wyoming 737 126.11 99.7%

West States
State stats for the first name MURPHY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 717 97.29 99.6%
Arizona 6,912 102.69 99.9%
California 32,868 84.71 100.0%
Colorado 5,896 110.08 100.0%
Hawaii 765 53.86 99.6%
Idaho 1,671 102.23 99.8%
Montana 1,600 156.34 99.9%
Nevada 2,926 103.05 99.9%
New Mexico 1,655 79.34 99.7%
Oregon 4,040 101.77 99.9%
Utah 2,012 68.38 99.6%
Washington 7,400 104.8 100.0%
Wyoming 737 126.11 99.7%
Northeast State Statistics Last-Names MURPHY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 5,785 160.84 100.0% Maine 2,536 190.69 99.9% Massachusetts 17,211 255.15 100.0% New Hampshire 2,635 198.59 100.0% New Jersey 11,415 127.71 100.0% New York 32,894 166.59 100.0% Pennsylvania 15,017 117.44 100.0% Rhode Island 1,622 153.75 99.9% Vermont 788 125.75 99.8%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name MURPHY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 5,785 160.84 100.0%
Maine 2,536 190.69 99.9%
Massachusetts 17,211 255.15 100.0%
New Hampshire 2,635 198.59 100.0%
New Jersey 11,415 127.71 100.0%
New York 32,894 166.59 100.0%
Pennsylvania 15,017 117.44 100.0%
Rhode Island 1,622 153.75 99.9%
Vermont 788 125.75 99.8%
South State Statistics Last-Names MURPHY State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 5,520 113.83 99.8% Arkansas 3,280 110.57 99.8% Delaware 1,366 145.98 99.9% Dist. of Columbia 830 126.01 99.7% Florida 22,627 113.74 100.0% Georgia 11,209 111.01 99.9% Kentucky 6,877 155.82 99.9% Louisiana 4,723 101.57 99.8% Maryland 8,164 136.61 100.0% Mississippi 2,759 92.14 99.6% North Carolina 11,242 113.05 99.9% Oklahoma 3,220 83.04 99.8% South Carolina 5,613 116.15 99.9% Tennessee 7,143 109.06 99.9% Texas 21,462 79.61 99.9% Virginia 9,257 111.18 100.0% West Virginia 2,228 120.4 99.7%

South States
State stats for the first name MURPHY

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 5,520 113.83 99.8%
Arkansas 3,280 110.57 99.8%
Delaware 1,366 145.98 99.9%
Dist. of Columbia 830 126.01 99.7%
Florida 22,627 113.74 100.0%
Georgia 11,209 111.01 99.9%
Kentucky 6,877 155.82 99.9%
Louisiana 4,723 101.57 99.8%
Maryland 8,164 136.61 100.0%
Mississippi 2,759 92.14 99.6%
North Carolina 11,242 113.05 99.9%
Oklahoma 3,220 83.04 99.8%
South Carolina 5,613 116.15 99.9%
Tennessee 7,143 109.06 99.9%
Texas 21,462 79.61 99.9%
Virginia 9,257 111.18 100.0%
West Virginia 2,228 120.4 99.7%
 

Full Names with MURPHY as a Last Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is Michael MURPHY. 2.73% of all the people named MURPHY have this given name.

There are 5563 first names associated with this last name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name MURPHY

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 Michael MURPHY 2.73%
2 John MURPHY 2.46%
3 James MURPHY 2.45%
4 Mary MURPHY 1.55%
5 Robert MURPHY 1.44%
6 Thomas MURPHY 1.28%
7 Patrick MURPHY 1.21%
8 David MURPHY 1.21%
9 William MURPHY 1.19%
10 Daniel MURPHY 1.17%
11 Brian MURPHY 1.10%
12 Patricia MURPHY 0.94%
13 Kevin MURPHY 0.92%
14 Barbara MURPHY 0.90%
15 Charles MURPHY 0.80%
16 Joseph MURPHY 0.79%
17 Timothy MURPHY 0.74%
18 Richard MURPHY 0.70%
19 Linda MURPHY 0.68%
20 Kathleen MURPHY 0.68%

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