Kolton

Kolton - A very unique male name



  May 25,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kolton appeared on the charts for the first time in 1986 on position #2656. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kolton and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kolton? 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 Kolton. The baby boy name Kolton was given to 763 baby boys in 2012, ranking #377 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,151 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kolton peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 377.



Famous with this name

Kolton Stewart
Kolton Nowaczynski
Kolton Lee


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Kolton is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kolton is currently topping the baby name charts in West Virginia at position #130 - and is the least popular in California at position #882.

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 Kolton is where you live.


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Kolton origin and meaning

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

Similar to Kolton

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

Kelton / Kolten / Klayton / Koltyn / Koltin / Keldon / Kalden /

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
2012377
2011400
2010410
2009463
2008476
2007577
2006626
2005629
2004623
2003610
2002564
2001603
2000600
1999584
1998620
1997599
1996541
1995626
1994780
1993824
1992882
19911007
19901242
19891203
19881784
19862656

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
West Virginia130
Arkansas205
Kentucky209
Ohio212
Iowa230
Wisconsin238
South Dakota245
Missouri260
Mississippi262
Idaho265
Alabama271
Nevada272
Indiana277
Minnesota279
Michigan284
Tennessee289
South Carolina294
Kansas299
Virginia303
Louisiana323
North Carolina339
New Mexico346
Colorado372
Pennsylvania373
Illinois382
Oklahoma394
Georgia398
Florida398
Utah400
Oregon406
Texas444
Arizona464
Maryland479
Washington491
New York650
California882

Even more about Kolton


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 Kolton 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 Kolton?

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 Kolton
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 2,151
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1986
2012 births +763

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