Meaning: Cart Driver
Main Origin Language: English
In 2017 the name Carter...
• was given to 9,753 baby boys
• was the 24th most popular name for baby boys
• was 59% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Ohio, Wyoming, and West Virginia
• was least popular in Hawaii, New Mexico, and California
• a unisex name
which was given to boys 94% of the time
Babies Named Carter Born Per Year
Created by BabyNameInstitute.com
Historically the name Carter...
• achieved it's highest popularity in 2015
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1979
• is 5936% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 903% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Carter Per State
Geographically the name Carter...
• 48% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
Boy Names With Similar Spelling
Girl Names With Similar Spelling
Average Age of Benjamin
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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