Names.org
Popularity
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Carleton

Girls
Boys
More Popular Potential Spellings

How popular is the baby name Carleton in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 8 0 8
1882 8 0 8
1883 5 0 5
1884 6 0 6
1885 9 0 9
1888 6 0 6
1890 7 0 7
1891 14 0 14
1892 11 0 11
1893 8 0 8
1894 8 0 8
1895 10 0 10
1896 6 0 6
1897 11 0 11
1898 8 0 8
1899 6 0 6
1900 12 0 12
1901 8 0 8
1902 6 0 6
1903 8 0 8
1904 12 0 12
1905 14 0 14
1906 8 0 8
1907 7 0 7
1908 14 0 14
1909 13 0 13
1910 13 0 13
1911 22 0 22
1912 38 0 38
1913 41 0 41
1914 51 0 51
1915 93 0 93
1916 87 0 87
1917 66 0 66
1918 91 0 91
1919 80 0 80
1920 75 0 75
1921 82 0 82
1922 91 0 91
1923 103 0 103
1924 99 0 99
1925 80 0 80
1926 76 0 76
1927 70 0 70
1928 83 0 83
1929 71 0 71
1930 65 0 65
1931 66 0 66
1932 69 0 69
1933 56 0 56
1934 58 0 58
1935 66 0 66
1936 63 0 63
1937 65 0 65
1938 55 0 55
1939 58 0 58
1940 61 0 61
1941 62 0 62
1942 77 0 77
1943 59 0 59
1944 71 0 71
1945 56 0 56
1946 47 0 47
1947 56 0 56
1948 50 0 50
1949 60 0 60
1950 65 0 65
1951 58 0 58
1952 69 0 69
1953 63 0 63
1954 59 0 59
1955 73 0 73
1956 73 0 73
1957 62 0 62
1958 68 0 68
1959 49 0 49
1960 50 0 50
1961 52 0 52
1962 38 0 38
1963 48 0 48
1964 56 0 56
1965 42 0 42
1966 36 0 36
1967 43 0 43
1968 34 0 34
1969 35 0 35
1970 45 0 45
1971 29 0 29
1972 18 0 18
1973 37 0 37
1974 34 0 34
1975 30 0 30
1976 33 0 33
1977 40 0 40
1978 40 0 40
1979 31 0 31
1980 27 0 27
1981 31 0 31
1982 26 0 26
1983 24 0 24
1984 38 0 38
1985 26 0 26
1986 30 0 30
1987 20 0 20
1988 23 0 23
1989 18 0 18
1990 28 0 28
1991 20 0 20
1992 27 0 27
1993 19 0 19
1994 12 0 12
1995 14 0 14
1996 13 0 13
1997 13 0 13
1998 19 0 19
1999 15 0 15
2000 11 0 11
2001 12 0 12
2002 16 0 16
2003 10 0 10
2004 7 0 7
2005 8 0 8
2006 17 0 17
2008 6 0 6
2009 12 0 12
2011 5 0 5

Want to know about the popularity of the Carleton baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,822 babies born with the name Carleton in the United States. That's more than enough Carletons to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Carleton" was in 1923 with a total of 103 babies.

According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Carleton" ranks #94 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Maine. Imagine that, 14 babies in Maine have the same name as you in 1920. Across the entire United States a total of 75 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Answer a few simple questions to help us improve the information we display about names on the site.

Where is the name Carleton popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Carleton in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular Arizona names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Carleton" mean? The list below shows the origins of Carleton as well as things modernly associated with the name Carleton such as celebrities named Carleton.

Origin and Meaning of Carleton

The name "Carleton" is of English origin, and it means "Variant of Carlton free men's town". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Carleton

Carleton Alumni
Carleton Central
Carleton Carpenter
Carleton East
Carleton Varney
Carleton College
Carleton College Acceptance Rate
Carleton University

Alternative Meanings

C is for compassion, your finest side.

A is for activities, for you have many.

R is for rational, the way you think.

L is for lucky, who is more?

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Notelrac". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eloacrtn". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Carleton born Oct 13, 1944

What would you ask a Psychic? Get 3 FREE minutes with the most qualified advisors

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-East approximately on 1575. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

Name poster for Carleton

Name poster for Carleton(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

Also see our other name lists.

Names Searched Right Now

< 1k Tego
< 1k Rhonada
< 1k Asheba
4k Kalia
< 1k Zonaisha
< 1k Berone
< 1k Eventus
< 1k Dadiri
70k Payton
< 1k Ramrao
< 1k Maaiu
< 1k Justianna
< 1k Ravinder
< 1k Dyla
< 1k Romyn
< 1k Haleema