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First Name
16k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
801
in the U.S.
in 2010

Ryker

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1970 6 0 6
1971 5 0 5
1973 5 0 5
1985 8 0 8
1986 7 0 7
1987 7 0 7
1988 13 0 13
1989 13 0 13
1990 12 0 12
1991 26 0 26
1992 50 0 50
1993 50 0 50
1994 80 0 80
1995 76 0 76
1996 65 0 65
1997 69 0 69
1998 100 0 100
1999 95 0 95
2000 97 0 97
2001 118 0 118
2002 142 0 142
2003 180 5 175
2004 230 0 230
2005 283 0 283
2006 376 0 376
2007 479 0 479
2008 703 0 703
2009 882 0 882
2010 1,035 5 1,030
2011 1,307 15 1,292
2012 1,672 24 1,648
2013 2,510 32 2,478
2014 2,719 48 2,671
2015 2,787 49 2,738

Fun Facts about the name Ryker

  • How many people with the first name Ryker have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 16,207 babies born with the first name Ryker in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ryker to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ryker? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Ryker first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ryker is Monday, April 17th, 1967.
  • What year had the most people named Ryker born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ryker was in 2015 with a total of 2,738 babies. That's a lot of babies named Ryker!
  • Random Ryker Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ryker ranks 41st in popularity as a baby boy's name in Idaho. Imagine that, 49 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Ryker: Your name in reverse order is Rekyr. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eryrk. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ryker? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 801 people with the last name Ryker.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ryker? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ryker as their last name since less than 1 person in 370k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Ryker as a first name

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Popularity of Ryker as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ryker U.S.
  White 93.51% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.62% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.12% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.75% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ryker

People with the last name Ryker are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

American

Origin and Meaning of Ryker

The name "Ryker" is of American origin, and it means "Becoming rich". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A male given name

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ryker

General John Ryker

General John Ryker is a comics character.

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What does the name Ryker mean?

Ris for rock star, let it out!

Yis for yearn, your innermost desires.

Kis for kid, the child within.

Eis for eager, let's get started!

Ris for radiant, it's your personality!

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