Sutton

Sutton - A very unique female name



  Jan 16,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sutton, meaning from the southern homestead, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1963 on position #2271. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sutton and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sutton? 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 Sutton. The baby girl name Sutton was given to 187 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1053 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 7,557 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sutton peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 1053.



Famous with this name

Frank Sutton
Nathan Sutton
Mitch Sutton


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Sutton is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sutton is currently topping the baby name charts in Iowa at position #304 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,554.

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 Sutton is where you live.


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Sutton origin and meaning

Sutton is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means from the southern homestead. To see famous people named Sutton, pop culture references for the name Sutton and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Sutton

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

Sydney / Sidney / Sydnee / Sydni / Sydnie / Sedona / Sedonia / Shatima / Sydnei / Sydne /

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
20121053
20112374
20103915
20092773
20085941
20074036
20063393
20054765
20043672
20033284
20024526
20015186
19632271

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Iowa304
Oklahoma403
Kansas418
Ohio448
Kentucky552
Louisiana572
South Carolina654
North Carolina709
Texas871
Georgia871
Indiana876
Virginia994
Pennsylvania1078
Missouri1084
Tennessee1220
Florida1524
Illinois1862
California2499
New York2554

Even more about Sutton


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 Sutton 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 Sutton?

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
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Sutton
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 7,557
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1963
2012 births +187

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