Last Names SHAW

 

National Statistics

Summary

  • SHAW is ranked as the 100th most popular family name in the United States with an estimated population of 236,255.
  • This name is in the 99th percentile, this means that nearly 0% of all the last names are more popular.
  • There are 74.09 people named SHAW 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 SHAW is 183,246, the rank is 150 and the proportion per 100k Americans named SHAW is 57.52.

Last Names SHAW
National Statistics

MyNameStats statistics:

  • Population Est. 236,255 +/-0.7%
  • National Rank 100
  • Percentile Rank 1.00
  • Proportion/100k 74.1

US Census Bureau statistics:

  • Population Estimate 183,246
  • National Rank 150
  • Proportion/100k 57.52

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Race and Ethinicity

Summary

The race and Hispanic origin distribution of the people with the name SHAW is 74.7% White, 1.5% Hispanic origin, 20.2% Black, 1.2% Asian or Pacific Islander, 1.7% 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 SHAW have a higher likelyhood of being Black and a lower likelyhood of being Hispanic origin.

Ethnic and Cultural Name Categories

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

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

Race or Hisp. origin % people named % general pop. % diff.
White 74.7% 63.9% 10.8%
Hispanic origin 1.5% 16.3% -14.8%
Black 20.2% 12.3% 7.9%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1.2% 4.9% -3.7%
Two or more races 1.7% 1.8% -0.1%
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 SHAW is California where 23,523 people have this name.
  • Maine is the state where you are most likely to meet a person named SHAW, as 174.61 in every 100,000 Mainers have this name.
  • Highest percentile rank of any state for this name is 99th, this rank was reached in the states of Florida.
  • Maine 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 SHAW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Illinois 7,450 57.84 99.9% Indiana 5,358 81.21 99.9% Iowa 2,133 68.65 99.9% Kansas 2,159 74.34 99.8% Michigan 7,489 75.57 100.0% Minnesota 2,739 50.2 99.9% Missouri 3,882 129.66 99.7% Nebraska 1,445 76.82 99.8% North Dakota 177 23.92 97.2% Ohio 9,431 81.35 99.9% South Dakota 309 36.28 98.8% Wisconsin 3,097 53.79 99.9%

Midwest States
State stats for the first name SHAW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Illinois 7,450 57.84 99.9%
Indiana 5,358 81.21 99.9%
Iowa 2,133 68.65 99.9%
Kansas 2,159 74.34 99.8%
Michigan 7,489 75.57 100.0%
Minnesota 2,739 50.2 99.9%
Missouri 3,882 129.66 99.7%
Nebraska 1,445 76.82 99.8%
North Dakota 177 23.92 97.2%
Ohio 9,431 81.35 99.9%
South Dakota 309 36.28 98.8%
Wisconsin 3,097 53.79 99.9%
West State Statistics Last-Names SHAW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alaska 669 90.8 99.6% Arizona 4,129 61.34 99.9% California 23,523 60.62 100.0% Colorado 3,680 68.72 99.9% Hawaii 446 31.38 99.2% Idaho 1,577 96.5 99.8% Montana 761 74.34 99.7% Nevada 1,853 65.25 99.8% New Mexico 1,556 74.62 99.6% Oregon 3,763 94.77 99.9% Utah 3,602 122.41 99.8% Washington 5,970 84.55 99.9% Wyoming 569 97.38 99.6%

West States
State stats for the first name SHAW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alaska 669 90.8 99.6%
Arizona 4,129 61.34 99.9%
California 23,523 60.62 100.0%
Colorado 3,680 68.72 99.9%
Hawaii 446 31.38 99.2%
Idaho 1,577 96.5 99.8%
Montana 761 74.34 99.7%
Nevada 1,853 65.25 99.8%
New Mexico 1,556 74.62 99.6%
Oregon 3,763 94.77 99.9%
Utah 3,602 122.41 99.8%
Washington 5,970 84.55 99.9%
Wyoming 569 97.38 99.6%
Northeast State Statistics Last-Names SHAW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Connecticut 2,193 60.98 99.9% Maine 2,322 174.61 99.9% Massachusetts 3,698 54.82 99.8% New Hampshire 1,140 85.91 99.7% New Jersey 4,774 53.41 99.9% New York 11,687 59.19 100.0% Pennsylvania 8,777 68.64 100.0% Rhode Island 729 69.1 99.6% Vermont 435 69.44 99.5%

Northeast States
State stats for the first name SHAW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Connecticut 2,193 60.98 99.9%
Maine 2,322 174.61 99.9%
Massachusetts 3,698 54.82 99.8%
New Hampshire 1,140 85.91 99.7%
New Jersey 4,774 53.41 99.9%
New York 11,687 59.19 100.0%
Pennsylvania 8,777 68.64 100.0%
Rhode Island 729 69.1 99.6%
Vermont 435 69.44 99.5%
South State Statistics Last-Names SHAW State Population Proportion/100k Percentile Alabama 4,819 99.38 99.8% Arkansas 2,550 85.95 99.7% Delaware 715 76.41 99.8% Dist. of Columbia 597 90.64 99.5% Florida 15,927 80.06 100.0% Georgia 8,910 88.24 99.9% Kentucky 2,755 62.42 99.6% Louisiana 2,713 58.35 99.6% Maryland 4,196 70.22 99.9% Mississippi 3,882 129.66 99.7% North Carolina 10,100 101.57 99.9% Oklahoma 3,833 98.84 99.8% South Carolina 5,083 105.18 99.9% Tennessee 5,352 81.71 99.8% Texas 22,519 83.54 99.9% Virginia 5,735 68.88 99.9% West Virginia 1,055 57.01 99.0%

South States
State stats for the first name SHAW

State Pop. Prop/100k %Rank
Alabama 4,819 99.38 99.8%
Arkansas 2,550 85.95 99.7%
Delaware 715 76.41 99.8%
Dist. of Columbia 597 90.64 99.5%
Florida 15,927 80.06 100.0%
Georgia 8,910 88.24 99.9%
Kentucky 2,755 62.42 99.6%
Louisiana 2,713 58.35 99.6%
Maryland 4,196 70.22 99.9%
Mississippi 3,882 129.66 99.7%
North Carolina 10,100 101.57 99.9%
Oklahoma 3,833 98.84 99.8%
South Carolina 5,083 105.18 99.9%
Tennessee 5,352 81.71 99.8%
Texas 22,519 83.54 99.9%
Virginia 5,735 68.88 99.9%
West Virginia 1,055 57.01 99.0%
 

Full Names with SHAW as a Last Name

Summary

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

The most popular full name is James SHAW. 1.81% of all the people named SHAW have this given name.

There are 5304 first names associated with this last name.

Top 20 Last Names
paired with the first name SHAW

Rank Full Name % of pop
1 James SHAW 1.81%
2 Robert SHAW 1.81%
3 David SHAW 1.73%
4 John SHAW 1.57%
5 Michael SHAW 1.36%
6 William SHAW 1.21%
7 Mary SHAW 1.15%
8 Richard SHAW 0.90%
9 Barbara SHAW 0.84%
10 Charles SHAW 0.83%
11 Linda SHAW 0.76%
12 Patricia SHAW 0.66%
13 Donald SHAW 0.65%
14 Thomas SHAW 0.61%
15 Susan SHAW 0.60%
16 George SHAW 0.57%
17 Brian SHAW 0.54%
18 Daniel SHAW 0.53%
19 Mark SHAW 0.52%
20 Betty SHAW 0.52%