First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Westin

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International Interest
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  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Westin

Notable Persons Named Westin

Westin Vallentine

Westin Vallentine is an athlete for the Houston Leones.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Westin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Westin

David Westin

David Westin is a news executive. David was born on July 29th, 1952.

Alan Westin

Alan was born on October 11th, 1929. He died on February 18th, 2013.

Jens Westin

Jens Westin is a hockey player for the Modo Hockey in the Swedish Hockey League. He has had major accomplishments since 2007. Jens was born on June 29th, 1989 in Kalix.

John Westin

John Westin is a hockey player for the Modo Hockey in the Swedish Hockey League. He was most active from 2011 to present. John was born on May 19th, 1992 in Kramfors.

Håkan Westin

Håkan was born on July 21st, 1964 in Sweden.

Bojan Westin

Bojan Westin was an actor. Her career lasted from 1941 to 2011. Bojan was born on September 5th, 1926 in Iggesund, Hudiksvall Municipality. She left this life on October 4th, 2013.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Westin U.S.
  White 90.35% 64.26%
  African American 2.76% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.88% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.01% 16.26%

Of Last Name Westin

People with the last name Westin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Westin

  • How Popular is the name Westin? Westin is the 3,900th most popular name of all time. As a last name Westin was the 29,550th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Westin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,988 babies born with the first name Westin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Westin to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Westin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Westin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Westin is Saturday, June 21st, 1902.
  • What year had the most people named Westin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Westin was in 2014 with a total of 341 babies.
  • Random Westin Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Westin is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Georgia have the same name in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Westin: The name spelled backwards is Nitsew. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Wsntei. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Westin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 798 people with the last name Westin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Westin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Westin as their last name since less than 1 person in 370k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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