Thornton as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Thornton?

We estimate that there are 1,200 people named Thornton who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Thornton is the 3,837th most common for men, and the 9,065th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Thornton?

The average person named Thornton is 51.17 years old.

Is Thornton a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

Fewer than 5 people named Thornton were born in the U.S. in 2022.

The popularity of Thornton peaked in 1888, when it was the 430th most popular name for baby boys.

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

Thornton is almost exclusively a male name. The Social Security Administration does not record any females born with the name Thornton.