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in the U.S.
in 2010

Niko

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49k Nick (Greek)
40k Nikki (American)
9k Nicky (English)
6k Nicki (English)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1962 5 0 5
1965 5 0 5
1966 5 0 5
1968 16 10 6
1969 21 14 7
1970 25 16 9
1971 28 16 12
1972 36 23 13
1973 34 18 16
1974 28 20 8
1975 19 12 7
1976 8 8 0
1977 15 7 8
1978 13 5 8
1979 6 0 6
1980 6 0 6
1981 14 0 14
1982 12 5 7
1983 21 0 21
1984 18 0 18
1985 13 0 13
1986 7 0 7
1987 17 6 11
1988 80 5 75
1989 146 5 141
1990 171 0 171
1991 170 0 170
1992 148 7 141
1993 142 0 142
1994 156 0 156
1995 174 8 166
1996 153 7 146
1997 153 6 147
1998 153 5 148
1999 128 5 123
2000 147 7 140
2001 166 0 166
2002 164 6 158
2003 186 9 177
2004 175 0 175
2005 169 7 162
2006 199 9 190
2007 225 8 217
2008 278 15 263
2009 287 14 273
2010 287 10 277
2011 313 12 301
2012 358 14 344
2013 444 12 432
2014 441 11 430
2015 427 10 417

Fun Facts about the name Niko

  • How many people with the first name Niko have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,412 babies born with the first name Niko in the United States. That's more than enough people named Niko to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Niko? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1962 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Niko first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Niko is Thursday, March 16th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Niko born? The highest recorded use of the first name Niko was in 2013 with a total of 432 babies.
  • Random Niko Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Niko is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Niko: Your name in reverse order is Okin. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oikn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Niko? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 311 people with the last name Niko.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Niko? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Niko as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Niko as a first name

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Popularity of Niko as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Niko U.S.
  White 24.12% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 55.31% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 10.93% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.40% 16.26%

Of Last Name Niko

People with the last name Niko are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Two or More Ethnicities

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Niko

The name "Niko" is of Slavic origin, and it means "Victory of the People". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Niko Kovac

Niko Kovac is a football biography. Niko was born in 1971 in West Berlin.

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Niko Kranjcar

Niko Kranjcar is a football biography. Niko was born in 1984 in Zagreb, Croatia.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Niko

Niko Amato
Niko Ruffin
Niko Bellic
Niko Net Worth
Niko Niko
Niko Pepaj
Niko Pietro

What does the name Niko mean?

Nis for normal, step outside of the box!

Iis for intense, your zest of living.

Kis for knowledge, an avid learner

Ois for ornate, nothing plain here!

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