Main Origin Language: Irish
In 2017 the name Shannon...
• was given to 173 baby girls
• was the 1,331st most popular name for baby girls
• was 76% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts
• a unisex name
which was given to girls 70% of the time
Babies Named Shannon Born Per Year
Created by BabyNameInstitute.com
Historically the name Shannon...
• achieved it's highest popularity in 1976
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 2017
• is 52% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 93% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Shannon Per State
Geographically the name Shannon...
• 178% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
Girl Names With Similar Spelling
Boy Names With Similar Spelling
Average Age of Benjamin
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
More information on Shannon by the Baby Name Institute
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