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Mason Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Mason?

In 2018 the uber popular name Mason, ranked the 9th Most Popular Boys Name in the United States.

Presently one of the top 10 most popular, Mason has been a top 1000 placer since the Social Security Administration began keeping records in 1880.

Its highest popularity ranking of #2 was reached for the first time in 2011 and as recently as 2012.

The name was given to the greatest number of children in 2011 with 19,510 occurrences.

The least amount of newborns dubbed Mason in any given year was 11 in 1891.

Approximately during the years 1896-1900, 1909-1916, 1917-1920, 1939-1942, 1965-1970, 1971-1975, 1976-1979, and 1982-2011, the name Mason took a definitive turn upwards in popularity whereas clearly downward trends happened around 2012-2017.

For a number of years, the name Mason has steadily increased in popularity. In recent years however, the number of babies given the name Mason has dropped.

What does the future hold for the popularity of Mason?

Currently, the name is at a mid point when compared to its most popular year.

The name Mason is a huge favorite but has recently started to drift downward in popularity.

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   Mason (Girl)Mason (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 74 2,419 12,435 9
2017 61 2,792 13,549 7
2016 88 2,192 15,244 4
2015 92 2,106 16,627 3
2014 78 2,360 17,201 3
2013 73 2,471 17,699 4
2012 83 2,275 18,969 2
2011 89 2,150 19,510 2
2010 76 2,468 14,845 12
2009 75 2,525 10,685 34
2008 106 1,987 10,483 35
2007 95 2,124 10,767 37
2006 128 1,657 10,409 40
2005 152 1,412 9,768 42
2004 162 1,320 8,617 51
2003 141 1,414 7,895 54
2002 149 1,313 7,878 53
2001 150 1,291 7,446 54
2000 148 1,299 6,516 64
1999 133 1,339 5,451 71
1998 143 1,270 4,657 83
1997