Hector as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Hector?

We estimate that there are 95,768 people named Hector who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Hector is the 251st most common for men, and the 548th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Hector?

The average person named Hector is 31.68 years old.

Is Hector a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

923 people named Hector were born in the U.S. in 2022. It was the 354th most popular name for boys, and the 706th most popular overall.

The popularity of Hector peaked in 1990, when it was the 156th most popular name for baby boys.

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

Hector is almost exclusively a male name. 99.5% of people named Hector are male.

Popularity of Hector in England

In 2020, Hector was the 269th most popular name for boys in England and Wales.