Upton is a boy name and means upper settlement. It is a English name and its pronunciation is \u-pton, up-ton\. Other similar names and variants include: Paten, Patin, Paton, Patton, Payton, Peyton, Shipton. Upton is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#2371 out of 88799).
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Upton Sinclair
Upton Sinclair

Born on September 20, 1878

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  • Birth sign: Virgo
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  • No. of books: 6
The Jungle

The Jungle


An ardent activist, champion of political reform, novelist, and progressive journalist, Upton Sinclair is perhaps best known today for The Jungle — his devastating exposé of the meat-packing industry.

The Jungle

The Jungle


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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Upton a popular name?

Over the years Upton was most popular in 1910. According to the latest US census information Upton ranks #3429th while according to famousnames.vip Upton ranks #5th.

How popular is the name Upton?

According to the US census in 2018, 6 boys were born named Upton, making Upton the #23652nd name more popular among boy names. In 1910 Upton had the highest rank with 6 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Upton?

Upton is #23652nd in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Upton more popular ?

The name Upton was more popular in 1910 with 6 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Upton

The last time a baby was named Upton was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Upton?

In 2020 there were 6 baby boys named Upton.