First Names SALEM

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • SALEM is ranked as the 6117th most popular given name in the United States with an estimated population of 1,802.
  • This name is in the 97th percentile, this means that nearly 2% of all the first names are more popular.
  • There are 0.57 people named SALEM for every 100,000 Americans.
  • This name is most often used as a last name, 81% of the time.
  • Based on the analysis of 100 years worth of data from the Social Security Administration's (SSA) Baby Names database, the estimated population of people named SALEM is 2,481.
  • The SSA data also shows that SALEM is used as a boy's name 52% of the time.

First Names SALEM
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 1,802 +/-8.4%
  • National Rank 6,117
  • Percentile Rank 0.98
  • Proportion/100k 0.6

SSA Baby Name statistics:

  • Population Estimate 2,481
  • National Rank 4,908
  • Percentile Rank 94.69%
  • Proportion/100k 0.78

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name SALEM is 69.1% White, 4.3% Hispanic origin, 11.3% Black, 7.5% Asian or Pacific Islander, 7.5% Two or More Races, and 0.4% 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 SALEM have a higher likelyhood of being Two or More Races and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

The first name SALEM is included in the following name catgories:
  • Arabic masculine given name
  • English surname
  • US unisex baby name - Social Security Administration
  • Arabic surname
  • Common US surname - Census Bureau Data
  • Biblical surname

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 69.1% 63.9% 5.2%
Hispanic origin 4.3% 16.3% -12.0%
Black 11.3% 12.3% -1.0%
Asian or Pacific Islander 7.5% 4.9% 2.6%
Two or more races 7.5% 1.8% 5.7%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0.4% 0.7% -0.3%
 

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named SALEM is California where 242 people have this name.
  • Michigan is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named SALEM, as 2.02 in every 100,000 Michiganians have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 96th, this rank was reached in the states of Michigan.
  • Michigan 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 68 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is Iowa (where the blue bar does not extend past the yellow vertical line) with a difference of 51 fewer people than projected.
Midwest State Statistics First-Names SALEM State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 49 0.38 86.2% Indiana 27 0.42 81.9% Iowa 2 0.08 40.9% Kansas 0 0 0.0% Michigan 200 2.02 96.8% Minnesota 21 0.38 85.2% Missouri 7 0.22 47.1% Nebraska 7 0.35 46.7% North Dakota 0 0 0.0% Ohio 49 0.43 87.2% South Dakota 0 0 0.0% Wisconsin 18 0.31 83.7%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name SALEM

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 49 0.38 86.2%
Indiana 27 0.42 81.9%
Iowa 2 0.08 40.9%
Kansas 0 0 0.0%
Michigan 200 2.02 96.8%
Minnesota 21 0.38 85.2%
Missouri 7 0.22 47.1%
Nebraska 7 0.35 46.7%
North Dakota 0 0 0.0%
Ohio 49 0.43 87.2%
South Dakota 0 0 0.0%
Wisconsin 18 0.31 83.7%
West State Statistics First-Names SALEM State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 0 0 0.0% Arizona 25 0.38 74.3% California 242 0.62 94.8% Colorado 14 0.25 66.8% Hawaii 0 0 0.0% Idaho 0 0 0.0% Montana 0 0 0.0% Nevada 46 1.62 82.7% New Mexico 0 0 0.0% Oregon 15 0.37 66.7% Utah 25 0.84 73.5% Washington 25 0.36 84.2% Wyoming 0 0 0.0%

West States
State stats for the first name SALEM

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 0 0 0.0%
Arizona 25 0.38 74.3%
California 242 0.62 94.8%
Colorado 14 0.25 66.8%
Hawaii 0 0 0.0%
Idaho 0 0 0.0%
Montana 0 0 0.0%
Nevada 46 1.62 82.7%
New Mexico 0 0 0.0%
Oregon 15 0.37 66.7%
Utah 25 0.84 73.5%
Washington 25 0.36 84.2%
Wyoming 0 0 0.0%
Northeast State Statistics First-Names SALEM State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 9 0.24 44.7% Maine 10 0.77 45.4% Massachusetts 36 0.54 77.7% New Hampshire 0 0 0.0% New Jersey 10 0.12 43.0% New York 137 0.69 94.2% Pennsylvania 33 0.26 83.8% Rhode Island 0 0 0.0% Vermont 4 0.63 44.3%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name SALEM

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 9 0.24 44.7%
Maine 10 0.77 45.4%
Massachusetts 36 0.54 77.7%
New Hampshire 0 0 0.0%
New Jersey 10 0.12 43.0%
New York 137 0.69 94.2%
Pennsylvania 33 0.26 83.8%
Rhode Island 0 0 0.0%
Vermont 4 0.63 44.3%
South State Statistics First-Names SALEM State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 17 0.36 76.0% Arkansas 0 0 0.0% Delaware 7 0.76 70.3% Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0% Florida 118 0.59 94.7% Georgia 51 0.5 87.8% Kentucky 26 0.59 79.2% Louisiana 20 0.43 76.2% Maryland 17 0.29 76.8% Mississippi 7 0.22 47.1% North Carolina 73 0.74 92.9% Oklahoma 7 0.18 46.3% South Carolina 19 0.38 76.0% Tennessee 21 0.32 79.8% Texas 131 0.49 94.1% Virginia 59 0.71 88.3% West Virginia 9 0.49 48.3%

South States
State stats for the first name SALEM

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 17 0.36 76.0%
Arkansas 0 0 0.0%
Delaware 7 0.76 70.3%
Dist. of Columbia 0 0 0.0%
Florida 118 0.59 94.7%
Georgia 51 0.5 87.8%
Kentucky 26 0.59 79.2%
Louisiana 20 0.43 76.2%
Maryland 17 0.29 76.8%
Mississippi 7 0.22 47.1%
North Carolina 73 0.74 92.9%
Oklahoma 7 0.18 46.3%
South Carolina 19 0.38 76.0%
Tennessee 21 0.32 79.8%
Texas 131 0.49 94.1%
Virginia 59 0.71 88.3%
West Virginia 9 0.49 48.3%
 

Full Names with SALEM as a First Name

Summary

Shown are the top 20 most likely full names that have SALEM as a first 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 SALEM.

The most popular full name is SALEM Winston. 1.80% of all the people named SALEM have this family name.

There are 343 last names associated with this first name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name SALEM

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 SALEM Winston 1.80%
2 SALEM Mitchell 1.03%
3 SALEM Rabadi 1.03%
4 SALEM Daoud 0.77%
5 SALEM Ibrahim 0.77%
6 SALEM Mohamed 0.77%
7 SALEM Yousif 0.77%
8 SALEM Ahmed 0.52%
9 SALEM Ali 0.52%
10 SALEM Bashara 0.52%
11 SALEM Cossaboon 0.52%
12 SALEM Davis 0.52%
13 SALEM Diab 0.52%
14 SALEM Dimes 0.52%
15 SALEM Elkins 0.52%
16 SALEM Farah 0.52%
17 SALEM Furrha 0.52%
18 SALEM Ganim 0.52%
19 SALEM Haddad 0.52%
20 SALEM Hamaoui 0.52%