Last Names JOHNSTON

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • JOHNSTON is ranked as the 179th most popular family name in the United States with an estimated population of 166,611.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the last names are more popular.
  • There are 52.25 people named JOHNSTON 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 JOHNSTON is 152,280, the rank is 207 and the proportion per 100k Americans named JOHNSTON is 47.80.

Last Names JOHNSTON
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 166,611 +/-0.9%
  • National Rank 179
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 52.2

US Census Bureau statistics:

  • Population Estimate 152,280
  • National Rank 207
  • Proportion/100k 47.80

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name JOHNSTON is 93.1% White, 1.7% Hispanic origin, 2.5% Black, 0.5% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.4% 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 JOHNSTON have a higher likelyhood of being White and a lower likelyhood of being Black.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 93.1% 63.9% 29.2%
Hispanic origin 1.7% 16.3% -14.6%
Black 2.5% 12.3% -9.8%
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 0.7% 0.7% 0.0%
 

State Statistics for Popularity and Rank

Summary

  • The state with the most people named JOHNSTON is California where 17,077 people have this name.
  • Arkansas is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named JOHNSTON, as 97.18 in every 100,000 Arkansans have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Florida.
  • Arkansas 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 1 more people than projected.
  • The state with the biggest negative difference is District of Columbia (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 JOHNSTON State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 5,317 41.28 99.9% Indiana 3,061 46.4 99.8% Iowa 2,325 74.82 99.9% Kansas 2,004 69.01 99.8% Michigan 5,867 59.2 99.9% Minnesota 2,967 54.37 99.9% Missouri 2,134 71.27 99.4% Nebraska 894 47.49 99.6% North Dakota 225 30.45 98.1% Ohio 6,557 56.55 99.9% South Dakota 380 44.57 99.2% Wisconsin 2,132 37.03 99.9%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name JOHNSTON

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 5,317 41.28 99.9%
Indiana 3,061 46.4 99.8%
Iowa 2,325 74.82 99.9%
Kansas 2,004 69.01 99.8%
Michigan 5,867 59.2 99.9%
Minnesota 2,967 54.37 99.9%
Missouri 2,134 71.27 99.4%
Nebraska 894 47.49 99.6%
North Dakota 225 30.45 98.1%
Ohio 6,557 56.55 99.9%
South Dakota 380 44.57 99.2%
Wisconsin 2,132 37.03 99.9%
West State Statistics Last-Names JOHNSTON State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 589 79.99 99.5% Arizona 3,926 58.32 99.9% California 17,077 44.01 99.9% Colorado 3,242 60.52 99.9% Hawaii 482 33.93 99.3% Idaho 1,483 90.76 99.7% Montana 973 95.03 99.8% Nevada 1,330 46.84 99.7% New Mexico 1,074 51.48 99.4% Oregon 3,390 85.39 99.9% Utah 1,631 55.44 99.5% Washington 5,677 80.39 99.9% Wyoming 494 84.61 99.5%

West States
State stats for the first name JOHNSTON

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 589 79.99 99.5%
Arizona 3,926 58.32 99.9%
California 17,077 44.01 99.9%
Colorado 3,242 60.52 99.9%
Hawaii 482 33.93 99.3%
Idaho 1,483 90.76 99.7%
Montana 973 95.03 99.8%
Nevada 1,330 46.84 99.7%
New Mexico 1,074 51.48 99.4%
Oregon 3,390 85.39 99.9%
Utah 1,631 55.44 99.5%
Washington 5,677 80.39 99.9%
Wyoming 494 84.61 99.5%
Northeast State Statistics Last-Names JOHNSTON State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 1,235 34.33 99.7% Maine 896 67.39 99.2% Massachusetts 2,384 35.34 99.7% New Hampshire 598 45.07 99.2% New Jersey 2,481 27.76 99.8% New York 7,260 36.77 99.9% Pennsylvania 7,517 58.78 99.9% Rhode Island 355 33.69 98.8% Vermont 282 45.05 99.1%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name JOHNSTON

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 1,235 34.33 99.7%
Maine 896 67.39 99.2%
Massachusetts 2,384 35.34 99.7%
New Hampshire 598 45.07 99.2%
New Jersey 2,481 27.76 99.8%
New York 7,260 36.77 99.9%
Pennsylvania 7,517 58.78 99.9%
Rhode Island 355 33.69 98.8%
Vermont 282 45.05 99.1%
South State Statistics Last-Names JOHNSTON State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 3,705 76.4 99.7% Arkansas 2,883 97.18 99.8% Delaware 373 39.92 99.4% Dist. of Columbia 168 25.42 97.8% Florida 9,530 47.91 99.9% Georgia 5,832 57.76 99.8% Kentucky 1,990 45.09 99.4% Louisiana 2,412 51.87 99.5% Maryland 2,184 36.54 99.8% Mississippi 2,134 71.27 99.4% North Carolina 5,383 54.14 99.8% Oklahoma 3,206 82.67 99.8% South Carolina 2,184 45.19 99.6% Tennessee 3,241 49.49 99.7% Texas 14,883 55.21 99.9% Virginia 4,713 56.61 99.9% West Virginia 1,128 60.94 99.1%

South States
State stats for the first name JOHNSTON

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 3,705 76.4 99.7%
Arkansas 2,883 97.18 99.8%
Delaware 373 39.92 99.4%
Dist. of Columbia 168 25.42 97.8%
Florida 9,530 47.91 99.9%
Georgia 5,832 57.76 99.8%
Kentucky 1,990 45.09 99.4%
Louisiana 2,412 51.87 99.5%
Maryland 2,184 36.54 99.8%
Mississippi 2,134 71.27 99.4%
North Carolina 5,383 54.14 99.8%
Oklahoma 3,206 82.67 99.8%
South Carolina 2,184 45.19 99.6%
Tennessee 3,241 49.49 99.7%
Texas 14,883 55.21 99.9%
Virginia 4,713 56.61 99.9%
West Virginia 1,128 60.94 99.1%
 

Full Names with JOHNSTON as a Last Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is James JOHNSTON. 2.24% of all the people named JOHNSTON have this given name.

There are 3433 first names associated with this last name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name JOHNSTON

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 James JOHNSTON 2.24%
2 Robert JOHNSTON 2.04%
3 David JOHNSTON 2.02%
4 John JOHNSTON 1.58%
5 William JOHNSTON 1.34%
6 Michael JOHNSTON 1.26%
7 Mary JOHNSTON 1.08%
8 Richard JOHNSTON 1.05%
9 Barbara JOHNSTON 0.93%
10 Charles JOHNSTON 0.89%
11 Thomas JOHNSTON 0.79%
12 Donald JOHNSTON 0.77%
13 Linda JOHNSTON 0.74%
14 Patricia JOHNSTON 0.72%
15 Mark JOHNSTON 0.68%
16 Brian JOHNSTON 0.62%
17 Elizabeth JOHNSTON 0.62%
18 Jennifer JOHNSTON 0.62%
19 Joseph JOHNSTON 0.58%
20 Susan JOHNSTON 0.57%

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