Over the past 110 years, 768 463 boys and 828 girls have been named Scott. The name Scott ranks 40th in the United States among the most common names for boys. For the first time more than ten times newborns were named Scott in 1910. The peak of popularity of the name Scott came in the 1960s and 1970s. You can see absolute numbers and relative numbers on the chart. Indicators per 100K more accurately assess the popularity of the name.