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First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010



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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1917 5 0 5
1991 6 0 6
1992 5 5 0
1993 21 11 10
1994 20 9 11
1995 14 9 5
1996 11 11 0
1997 7 7 0
1998 32 22 10
1999 111 96 15
2000 113 96 17
2001 137 127 10
2002 109 95 14
2003 120 111 9
2004 145 129 16
2005 173 158 15
2006 150 137 13
2007 161 143 18
2008 193 182 11
2009 202 193 9
2010 193 180 13
2011 215 204 11
2012 240 221 19
2013 302 281 21
2014 378 351 27
2015 515 478 37

Fun Facts about the name Saylor

  • How many people with the first name Saylor have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,578 babies born with the first name Saylor in the United States. That's more than enough people named Saylor to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Saylor? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1917 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Saylor first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Saylor is Friday, December 15th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Saylor born? The highest recorded use of the first name Saylor was in 2015 with a total of 478 babies.
  • Random Saylor Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Saylor is not a popular baby girl's name in Missouri. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Saylor: Your name in reverse order is Rolyas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Arolys. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Saylor? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 16,010 people with the last name Saylor.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Saylor? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 5 of them will have Saylor as their last name.
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Popularity of Saylor as a first name

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Popularity of Saylor as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Saylor U.S.
  White 92.94% 64.26%
  African American 2.72% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.39% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.56% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.40% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.99% 16.26%

Of Last Name Saylor

People with the last name Saylor are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

  1. A female given name

Other Inspirations for the Name Saylor

Saylor Academy
Saylor Clothing
Saylor Curda
Saylor Guilliams
Saylor Guilliams And Brendan Vega
Saylor Randy Dress
Saylor Beall
Saylor University

What does the name Saylor mean?

Sis for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

Ais for accountable, someone to be counted on

Yis for yes, always open to new possibilities

Lis for luster, your shine.

Ois for outlook, pleasing to all.

Ris for responsible, honoring your obligations

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