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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Duston

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Notable Persons Named Duston

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Duston "Dusty" Dellinger is a director and minor league baseball. Duston was born on April 4th, 1973 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Duston is also known as Dusty.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1951 6 0 6
1962 5 0 5
1963 7 0 7
1964 5 0 5
1969 8 0 8
1970 18 0 18
1971 13 0 13
1972 13 0 13
1973 30 0 30
1974 15 0 15
1975 17 0 17
1976 30 0 30
1977 35 0 35
1978 42 0 42
1979 37 0 37
1980 53 0 53
1981 35 0 35
1982 49 0 49
1983 54 0 54
1984 53 0 53
1985 44 0 44
1986 61 0 61
1987 45 0 45
1988 45 0 45
1989 55 0 55
1990 43 0 43
1991 28 0 28
1992 33 0 33
1993 29 0 29
1994 31 0 31
1995 32 0 32
1996 25 0 25
1997 26 0 26
1998 15 0 15
1999 15 0 15
2000 18 0 18
2001 11 0 11
2002 10 0 10
2003 5 0 5
2004 13 0 13
2005 7 0 7
2006 8 0 8
2007 7 0 7
2008 6 0 6
2009 7 0 7
2011 5 0 5
2012 5 0 5
2014 5 0 5
2016 6 0 6

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Popularity of Duston as a first name

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Popularity of Duston as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Duston U.S.
  White 88.84% 64.26%
  African American 5.13% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.57% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.01% 16.26%

Of Last Name Duston

People with the last name Duston are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Duston

  • How Popular is the name Duston? Duston is the 9,559th most popular name of all time. As a last name Duston was the 47,356th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Duston have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,165 babies born with the first name Duston in the United States. That's more than enough people named Duston to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Duston? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1951 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Duston first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Duston is Wednesday, August 7th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Duston born? The highest recorded use of the first name Duston was in 1986 with a total of 61 babies.
  • Random Duston Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Duston is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Duston: Your name in reverse order is Notsud. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dsntou. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Duston? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 448 people with the last name Duston.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Duston? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Duston as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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