What does Yates mean?
Yates has 1 variant: Yeats.
Yates is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#491 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Yates for boys. Yates has not been ranked in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)