Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: Tailor
Main Origin Language: English
(Or View Taylor Girl)

In 2017 the name Taylor...

• was given to 571 baby boys
• was the 505th most popular name for baby boys
• was 60% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Montana, Alabama, and Mississippi
• was least popular in New Mexico, Wyoming, and Alaska
• a unisex name which was given to boys 17% of the time
• was about as popular as Cason and Nikolai
Babies Named Taylor Born Per Year
Created by
Per 100,000
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 Taylor...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 1992
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1951
• is 796% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 86% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Coty, Dominque, Kadeem, Shanequa, Shanae, Shaniqua
• has the most opposite popularity history to Hiram, Abe, Garner, Cozette, Greta, Libby
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Taylor Per State
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Geographically the name Taylor...

• 14% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Kellen, Ridge, Augustus, Kaycee, Emberly, Saylor
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Bryce, Edward, Marcel, Lyanna, Hadassah, Corinne
Girl Names With Similar Spelling
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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Articles that mention Taylor

The Changing Pattern of Unisex Names
Presidential Names

More information on Taylor by the Baby Name Institute

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