Karson

Karson - A very unique male name



  Jan 20,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Karson appeared on the charts for the first time in 1988 on position #2842. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Karson and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Karson? 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 Karson. The baby boy name Karson was given to 809 baby boys in 2012, ranking #360 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,029 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Karson peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 360.



Famous with this name

Lee Karson
Karson Pound
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Karson is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Karson is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #113 - and is the least popular in New York at position #787.

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 Karson is where you live.


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Karson origin and meaning

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

Similar to Karson

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

Karsen / Krishna / Karsyn / Krishan / Krishang / Krishawn / Krisna /

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
2012360
2011369
2010379
2009446
2008483
2007534
2006543
2005580
2004616
2003605
2002667
2001735
2000741
19991099
19981211
19971473
19961708
19951759
19942149
19932687
19922196
19913302
19903257
19882842

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi113
Montana115
Alabama149
Arkansas157
Idaho162
North Dakota173
Louisiana196
Missouri197
Tennessee223
Kansas231
West Virginia236
Kentucky248
Ohio254
South Carolina261
Indiana278
Michigan282
Iowa290
Utah309
North Carolina310
Oregon312
Georgia318
Oklahoma319
Wisconsin331
Washington347
Nebraska353
Texas374
Pennsylvania413
Maryland435
Minnesota440
Illinois483
Arizona523
Florida656
Virginia719
Colorado733
California742
New York787

Even more about Karson


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 Karson 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 Karson?

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
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Karson
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 2,029
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1988
2012 births +809

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