Rufus as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Rufus?

We estimate that there are 12,130 people named Rufus who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Rufus is the 918th most common for men, and the 2,140th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Rufus?

The average person named Rufus is 59.69 years old.

Is Rufus a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

19 people named Rufus were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 5,053rd most popular name for boys, and the 10,632nd most popular overall.

The popularity of Rufus peaked in 1880, when it was the 88th most popular name for baby boys.

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

Rufus is almost exclusively a male name. 99.6% of people named Rufus are male.

Facts About the Name Rufus

Popularity of Rufus in England

In 2020, Rufus was the 311st most popular name for boys in England and Wales.