Holton

Holton - A very unique male name



  Dec 12,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Holton appeared on the charts for the first time in 1997 on position #3269. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Holton and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Holton? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Holton. The baby boy name Holton was given to 15 baby boys in 2011, ranking #2601 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 110,216 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Holton peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2011 on position 2601.



Famous with this name

Franki Holton
Collin Holton
Roy Holton


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Holton is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Holton is currently topping the baby name charts in Georgia at position #1,273 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,486.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Holton is where you live.


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Holton origin and meaning

Holton is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Holton, pop culture references for the name Holton and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Holton

We've found the following names that sound similar to Holton, sorted by popularity.

Holden / Hilton / Holdyn / Hilding / Holten /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20112601
20103585
20093626
20074068
20063527
20042894
20032946
19973269

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Georgia1273
Texas1486

Even more about Holton


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Holton a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Holton?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2011
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Holton
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 110,216
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1997
2011 births +15

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