First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
On This Page

How to Pronounce Mattson

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Mattson?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Mattson mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Mattson

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Mattson is of Swedish origin and means "Son of matt".
  • According to a user from New Jersey, United States, the name Mattson is of English origin and means "Son of Matt".
Other origins: Australian

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Mattson to us below

Notable Persons With the Last Name Mattson

Robin Mattson is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1966 to present. Robin was born on June 1st, 1956 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Ingrid Mattson is a professor, activism, ulama, activist, and islamic scholar. Ingrid was born on August 24th, 1963 in Kingston, Ontario.


Mark Mattson is a in the fields of neurodegeneration and ageing. Mark was given the name Mark P. Mattson in 1957.


Eli Mattson is a musician. His ongoing career started in 1995. Eli was given the name Eli James Mattson on November 4th, 1981.


Jeff was born on July 3rd, 1958.


Kalle Mattson is a folk rock and alternative rock musician. He was most active from 2009 to present. Kalle was born on September 21st, 1990 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.


Where is the name Mattson popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Mattson as a last name

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Mattson as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in Minnesota, North Dakota, or Alaska.

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Mattson U.S.
  White 94.11% 64.26%
  African American 0.37% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.86% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.71% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.85% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.10% 16.26%

Of Last Name Mattson

People with the last name Mattson are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Mattson

  • How Popular is the name Mattson? Mattson is the 41,023rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Mattson was the 2,247th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Mattson have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 75 babies born with the first name Mattson in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mattson to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mattson? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Mattson first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mattson is Thursday, September 15th, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Mattson born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mattson was in 2017 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Mattson: Your name in reverse order is Nosttam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ottsamn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Mattson? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 16,203 people with the last name Mattson.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mattson? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 5 of them will have Mattson as their last name.

What Mattsons Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Mattson

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

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.