What does Peyton mean?
How popular is Peyton?
Peyton is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#3344 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Peyton for girls. Peyton entered the list in 1992 and reached its apex rank of #42 in the U.S. in 2009, and is at #56 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Peyton and corresponding names. The only other prominent varying form of Peyton (#56 2 years ago) listed in the Top 1000 is Payton (#134 2 years ago). Adoption of these relations of Peyton was well-received among parents in the year 2009 (usage of 0.937%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.905%, ▼3.4%). Peyton is a perennial favorite, although Payton appears to be getting popular too. (2014 Birth Statistics)