Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: Son Of Gray
Main Origin Language: English
(Or View Grayson Girl)

In 2017 the name Grayson...

• was given to 8,640 baby boys
• was the 34th most popular name for baby boys
• was 366% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in West Virginia, Kentucky, and Louisiana
• was least popular in California, New Jersey, and Hawaii
• a unisex name which was given to boys 98% of the time
• was about as popular as Isaac and Jack
Babies Named Grayson Born Per Year
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Per 100,000
Total Number
(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Grayson...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 2017
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1958
• is 25178% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 1222% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Bennett, Oliver, Briggs, Raelyn, Willow, Emerie
• has the most opposite popularity history to Joseph, Jessie, Shelton, Kathrine, Margarita, Elizabeth
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Grayson Per State
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Geographically the name Grayson...

• 31% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Wyatt, Jace, Landon, Kinsley, Addison, Paisley
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Aaron, Nicolas, Matias, Michelle, Samantha, Vanessa
Girl Names With Similar Spelling
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Grayson by the Baby Name Institute

• How many babies named Grayson are born every second?
• What are the chances a kid named Grayson will be the only kid named Grayson in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Grayson compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Grayson rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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