What does Dayton mean?
Affiliated boy name: Davis.Kreatif forms: Daton, Daydan, Daydun. [more]
How popular is Dayton?
Dayton is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#3957 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Dayton for boys. Dayton reached its peak position of #486 in the U.S. in 2008, and is presently at #702. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Dayton and corresponding names. The only other prominent varying form of Dayton (#702 2 years ago) is Davis (#446 2 years ago). These forms of Dayton were favored in the year 2001 (average #434) and are somewhat less conventional today (#574, ▼24.7%). Davis has historically been picked by parents, although Dayton seems to be getting popular too. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)