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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
13k
in the U.S.
in 2010

Carrington

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1913 8 0 8
1916 6 0 6
1917 7 0 7
1919 5 0 5
1920 5 0 5
1921 5 0 5
1922 8 0 8
1923 5 0 5
1925 5 0 5
1926 8 0 8
1928 8 0 8
1936 6 0 6
1937 5 0 5
1938 10 0 10
1939 11 0 11
1940 5 0 5
1941 5 0 5
1944 7 0 7
1946 6 0 6
1947 6 0 6
1948 7 0 7
1950 11 0 11
1953 8 0 8
1954 6 0 6
1955 5 0 5
1957 5 0 5
1958 5 0 5
1959 8 0 8
1961 5 0 5
1963 13 0 13
1964 6 0 6
1968 10 5 5
1969 9 0 9
1970 5 0 5
1971 16 6 10
1974 5 0 5
1976 6 6 0
1978 6 6 0
1980 9 0 9
1981 11 0 11
1982 19 0 19
1983 14 0 14
1984 9 0 9
1985 36 11 25
1986 52 7 45
1987 51 6 45
1988 49 7 42
1989 81 18 63
1990 109 36 73
1991 103 45 58
1992 95 31 64
1993 88 32 56
1994 77 26 51
1995 71 23 48
1996 125 75 50
1997 95 52 43
1998 119 79 40
1999 255 166 89
2000 275 197 78
2001 199 140 59
2002 144 99 45
2003 115 83 32
2004 118 91 27
2005 103 71 32
2006 140 104 36
2007 131 97 34
2008 130 101 29
2009 141 120 21
2010 132 108 24
2011 132 104 28
2012 131 95 36
2013 136 110 26
2014 110 83 27
2015 92 69 23

Fun Facts about the name Carrington

  • How many people with the first name Carrington have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,964 babies born with the first name Carrington in the United States. That's more than enough people named Carrington to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Carrington? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Carrington first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Carrington is Friday, April 8th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Carrington born? The highest recorded use of the first name Carrington was in 2000 with a total of 197 babies.
  • Random Carrington Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Carrington is not a popular baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Carrington: Your name in reverse order is Notgnirrac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rotnacrgin. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Carrington? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 13,320 people with the last name Carrington.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Carrington? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 5 of them will have Carrington as their last name.
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Popularity of Carrington as a first name

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Common last names for Carrington

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Carrington U.S.
  White 45.74% 64.26%
  African American 47.12% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.38% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.50% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.84% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.41% 16.26%

Of Last Name Carrington

People with the last name Carrington are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Carrington

The name "Carrington" is of English origin, and it means "Town of the Marsh". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

  1. A surname​.
  2. A village in Barbados.
  3. A city in North Dakota.
  4. A village in Lincolnshire, England.
  5. A village in Midlothian, Scotland.

Other Inspirations for the Name Carrington

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What does the name Carrington mean?

Cis for calm, a pleasant trait.

Ais for admirable, you certainly are!

Ris for resourceful, in any challenge that comes your way

Ris for rewards, from your hard work

Iis for imagination, never be afraid to share your ideas

Nis for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Gis for gem, the jewel you are.

Tis for talent, hidden or not.

Ois for organized, you always know where things are

Nis for notable, distinguished are your feats

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