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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Costello

  • How many people with the first name Costello have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 61 babies born with the first name Costello in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Costello? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1931 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Costello first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Costello is Monday, February 28th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Costello born? The highest recorded use of the first name Costello was in 1951 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Costello: Your name in reverse order is Olletsoc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Csloeolt. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Costello? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 32,043 people with the last name Costello.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Costello? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 11 of them will have Costello as their last name.
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Popularity of Costello as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Costello U.S.
  White 90.85% 64.26%
  African American 1.34% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.32% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.34% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.46% 16.26%

Of Last Name Costello

People with the last name Costello are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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


Origin and Meaning of Costello

The name "Costello" is of Irish origin, and it means "Surname". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Costello

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Costello Construction
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Costello Music
Costello Syndrome
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Costello Construction Langley Park
Costello Park

Notable Persons With the Last Name Costello

Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello is a musician, singer-songwriter, and record producer specializing in pub rock, new wave, punk rock, and power pop music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1970 to present. Elvis was born in 1954 as Declan Patrick MacManus in Paddington, London, England.


Lou Costello

Lou Costello is an actor and comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1926 to 1959. Lou was born in 1906 as Louis Francis Cristillo in Paterson, New Jersey, U.S.


Maria Costello

Maria Costello is a motorcycle rider. Maria was born in 1977 in Northampton, England.


What does the name Costello mean?

Cis for calm, a pleasant trait.

Ois for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Sis for select, as few are chosen.

Tis for talent, hidden or not.

Eis for enrich, a quality you share.

Lis for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

Lis for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

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