Sloan

Sloan - A very unique female name



  Feb 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sloan appeared on the charts for the first time in 1958 on position #2136. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sloan and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sloan? 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 Sloan. The baby girl name Sloan was given to 221 baby girls in 2012, ranking #942 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 6,395 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sloan peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2011 on position 913.



Famous with this name

Paul Sloan
John Sloan
Sloan Wilson


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Sloan is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sloan is currently topping the baby name charts in Iowa at position #305 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,469.

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 Sloan is where you live.


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Sloan origin and meaning

Sloan is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Sloan, pop culture references for the name Sloan and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Sloan

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

Selena / Selma / Selina / Salma / Salina / Selene / Sloane / Salena / Suellen / Shaelyn /

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
2012942
2011913
2010999
20091667
20081851
20071880
20062548
20052793
20042888
20032580
20022362
20012304
20002273
19991950
19982109
19972726
19963119
19942780
19934096
19922687
19912934
19902984
19893330
19642589
19632268
19582136

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Iowa305
Kansas378
Utah465
Missouri578
Michigan630
Oklahoma654
South Carolina755
North Carolina804
Texas811
Colorado856
Georgia870
Indiana875
Minnesota895
Pennsylvania975
Illinois1054
Virginia1129
California1150
Ohio1204
Washington1220
Florida1286
New York1469

Even more about Sloan


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 Sloan 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Sloan?

1 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
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Sloan
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 6,395
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1958
2012 births +221

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