Richardson

Richardson - A very unique male name



  Aug 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Richardson appeared on the charts for the first time in 1987 on position #2441. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Richardson and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Richardson? 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 Richardson. The baby boy name Richardson was given to 8 baby boys in 2011, ranking #3240 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 206,655 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Richardson peaked in popularity 32 years ago in 1987 on position 2441.



Famous with this name

Salli Richardson-Whitfield
Kelly Richardson
Lise Richardson


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Richardson is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Richardson is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #1,259 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,259.

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 Richardson is where you live.


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Richardson origin and meaning

Richardson is a 10 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Richardson, pop culture references for the name Richardson and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Richardson

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

Richard / Ricardo / Rashard / Richardo / Riccardo / Reshard / Ricard / Recardo / Ricahrd / Rickard /

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
20113240
20094361
20083763
20074321
20053545
20043622
20033125
20002835
19933019
19872441

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida1259

Even more about Richardson


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 Richardson 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 Richardson?

3 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
1987
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Richardson
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 206,655
Letter count 10
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1987
2011 births +8

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