Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: From The Ash Tree Place
Main Origin Language: English
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In 2017 the name Ashton...

• was given to 2,937 baby boys
• was the 138th most popular name for baby boys
• was 13% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Mississippi, Alabama, and Georgia
• was least popular in Wyoming, Vermont, and Colorado
• a unisex name which was given to boys 94% of the time
• was about as popular as Juan and Jayce
Babies Named Ashton Born Per Year
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Total Number
(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Ashton...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 2004
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1963
• is 19288% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 283% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Mekhi, Rohan, Pranav, Isabela, Xitlali, Kalea
• has the most opposite popularity history to Phillip, Michael, Joseph, Margarita, Antoinette, Kathrine
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Ashton Per State
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Geographically the name Ashton...

• 47% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Tristan, Karter, Tylan, Mary, Harmony, Sadie
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Victor, Isaac, Giovanni, Sophia, Lucia, Kamila
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Ashton by the Baby Name Institute

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• What are the chances a kid named Ashton will be the only kid named Ashton in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Ashton compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Ashton rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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