Dawson as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Dawson?

We estimate that there are 47,400 people named Dawson who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Dawson is the 447th most common for men, and the 937th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Dawson?

The average person named Dawson is 13.71 years old.

Is Dawson a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

2,539 people named Dawson were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 149th most popular name for boys, and the 257th most popular overall.

The popularity of Dawson peaked in 1999, when it was the 136th most popular name for baby boys.

Is Dawson a Boy's Name or a Girl's Name?

Dawson is mostly a male name, but there are some women named Dawson. 97.4% of people named Dawson are male, while 2.6% are female.

Facts About the Name Dawson

Popularity of Dawson in England

In 2020, Dawson was the 552nd most popular name for boys in England and Wales.