First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Coto

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Alt. Meaning

C is for congenial, your pleasing way.

O is for organized, you always know where things are

T is for treat, that you always are.

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

Notable Persons With the Last Name Coto

Ana Coto is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 2010. Ana was born on October 17th, 1990 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.


Manny Coto is a film director, film producer, screenwriter, director, and producer.


Carles Coto is a soccer player for the Ethnikos Achna FC, UE Figueres, FC Barcelona, R.E. Mouscron, Sevilla Atlético, Benidorm CF, Anorthosis Famagusta FC, FC Dinamo Tbilisi, FC Dinamo Minsk, FC Bunyodkor, San Marino Calcio, Spain national under-16 football team, and Spain national under-19 fo. Carles was born on February 11th, 1988 in Figueres, Spain.


Víctor Coto is a soccer player for the Deportivo Saprissa, Sliema Wanderers F.C., Gimnasia y Esgrima de Jujuy, Zeyashwemye F.C., Persijap Jepara, and CF Universidad de Costa Rica. Víctor was born on September 29th, 1990 in Limón.


Alfredo was born on October 9th, 1941.


Joe Coto is an office holder. Joe was born in Miami, Arizona.


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Popularity of Coto as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Coto U.S.
  White 11.55% 64.26%
  African American 1.14% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.60% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.43% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.50% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 85.79% 16.26%

Of Last Name Coto

People with the last name Coto are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Coto

  • How Popular is the name Coto? As a last name Coto was the 11,229th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Coto first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Coto is Sunday, February 27th, 1910.
  • How unique is the name Coto? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Coto. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Coto: Your name in reverse order is Otoc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tcoo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Coto? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,814 people with the last name Coto.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Coto? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Coto as their last name since less than 1 person in 105k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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