What does Stanton mean?
Stanton /stan-ton/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Stanton is "stone settlement". Place name
How popular is Stanton?
Stanton is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1102 out of 1220, Top 90%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#909 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Stanton for boys. Stanton reached its peak position of #733 in the U.S. during the years 1940-1949, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Swanton. This name tends to be less frequently used than Stanton.