Most Popular Baby Girl Names in 1984

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names were for the year 1984. These names are taken directly from the Social Security card applications for births that occurred in the United States.

The table below shows the top 250 most popular baby girl names in 1984, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

You can also use the links below to research more about the most popular baby names.

Top 1000 most popular boy names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Top 1000 most popular girl names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Rank Name Count
1 Jennifer 50,560
2 Jessica 45,857
3 Ashley 38,773
4 Amanda 33,907
5 Sarah 25,884
6 Stephanie 23,022
7 Nicole 22,269
8 Melissa 21,895
9 Heather 21,491
10 Elizabeth 20,362
11 Megan 16,979
12 Crystal 16,563
13 Amy 15,990
14 Tiffany 15,859
15 Rachel 15,839
16 Danielle 15,670
17 Michelle 15,499
18 Amber 15,371
19 Laura 14,818
20 Christina 14,706
21 Lauren 14,476
22 Kimberly 14,443
23 Rebecca 13,345
24 Emily 12,785
25 Erin 12,621
26 Angela 11,294
27 Kelly 11,218
28 Andrea 10,349
29 Lisa 10,236
30 Katherine 10,160
31 Jamie 9,763
32 Sara 9,315
33 Mary 9,292
34 Erica 9,278
35 Lindsey 9,007
36 Lindsay 8,509
37 Shannon 8,476
38 Kristen 8,385
39 Samantha 8,035
40 Alicia 7,820
41 Brittany 7,667
42 April 7,565
43 Christine 7,300
44 Katie 7,174
45 Vanessa 7,156
46 Courtney 7,149
47 Kristin 7,008
48 Kathryn 6,541
49 Tara 6,283
50 Maria 6,131
51 Allison 6,038
52 Julie 5,940
53 Holly 5,927
54 Jenna 5,880
55 Natalie 5,558
56 Jacqueline 5,548
57 Anna 5,306
58 Monica 5,130
59 Victoria 5,079
60 Latoya 5,051
61 Brandi 4,847
62 Cynthia 4,623
63 Cassandra 4,581
64 Brandy 4,579
65 Meghan 4,505
66 Patricia 4,474
67 Stacy 4,446
68 Kristina 4,328
69 Catherine 4,238
70 Veronica 4,010
71 Kathleen 3,987
72 Diana 3,964
73 Dana 3,939
74 Krystal 3,933
75 Leslie 3,815
76 Valerie 3,722
77 Natasha 3,708
78 Carrie 3,691
79 Stacey 3,648
80 Sheena 3,598
81 Erika 3,542
82 Karen 3,537
83 Leah 3,534
84 Chelsea 3,530
85 Melanie 3,516
86 Candice 3,393
87 Julia 3,360
88 Joanna 3,328
89 Alexis 3,293
90 Susan 3,115
91 Tracy 3,051
92 Margaret 3,040
93 Bethany 2,987
94 Sandra 2,880
95 Kara 2,855
96 Alexandra 2,815
97 Nichole 2,806
98 Misty 2,792
99 Brooke 2,749
100 Kayla 2,681
101 Candace 2,670
102 Heidi 2,670
103 Rachael 2,652
104 Pamela 2,641
105 Katrina 2,630
106 Jillian 2,623
107 Renee 2,584
108 Casey 2,582
109 Gina 2,566
110 Alison 2,513
111 Tina 2,504
112 Brenda 2,497
113 Nancy 2,487
114 Miranda 2,480
115 Denise 2,461
116 Lacey 2,399
117 Teresa 2,386
118 Caitlin 2,344
119 Linda 2,334
120 Jill 2,327
121 Theresa 2,306
122 Sabrina 2,305
123 Alisha 2,292
124 Tamara 2,289
125 Whitney 2,288
126 Hannah 2,267
127 Anne 2,238
128 Desiree 2,231
129 Melinda 2,228
130 Monique 2,201
131 Molly 2,178
132 Morgan 2,176
133 Krista 2,171
134 Jaclyn 2,167
135 Kristy 2,159
136 Jenny 2,136
137 Ebony 2,131
138 Stefanie 2,127
139 Robin 2,112
140 Tanya 2,111
141 Dawn 2,106
142 Tabitha 2,106
143 Lori 2,079
144 Colleen 2,067
145 Christy 2,029
146 Wendy 2,024
147 Kelli 1,981
148 Meredith 1,935
149 Jasmine 1,929
150 Kendra 1,920
151 Deanna 1,916
152 Barbara 1,865
153 Tonya 1,855
154 Abigail 1,842
155 Carolyn 1,825
156 Kari 1,816
157 Rebekah 1,803
158 Cassie 1,777
159 Kristi 1,766
160 Ann 1,694
161 Michele 1,692
162 Bridget 1,686
163 Angel 1,685
164 Tasha 1,684
165 Meagan 1,677
166 Adrienne 1,649
167 Caroline 1,633
168 Beth 1,632
169 Marissa 1,631
170 Sharon 1,630
171 Ashlee 1,609
172 Priscilla 1,601
173 Marie 1,587
174 Latasha 1,562
175 Shana 1,560
176 Brittney 1,559
177 Kelsey 1,555
178 Kate 1,553
179 Cindy 1,541
180 Alyssa 1,538
181 Tammy 1,506
182 Jaime 1,505
183 Regina 1,490
184 Audrey 1,488
185 Felicia 1,485
186 Mallory 1,470
187 Deborah 1,468
188 Virginia 1,465
189 Carla 1,454
190 Cristina 1,443
191 Cara 1,440
192 Jacquelyn 1,432
193 Ana 1,390
194 Angelica 1,380
195 Marquita 1,374
196 Kristine 1,359
197 Brianna 1,355
198 Claudia 1,353
199 Mindy 1,347
200 Nina 1,343
201 Shawna 1,327
202 Carly 1,322
203 Cheryl 1,322
204 Carmen 1,299
205 Suzanne 1,291
206 Bonnie 1,273
207 Janet 1,266
208 Abby 1,263
209 Dominique 1,254
210 Aimee 1,237
211 Jodi 1,229
212 Janelle 1,220
213 Shanna 1,218
214 Trista 1,215
215 Summer 1,212
216 Martha 1,210
217 Lydia 1,201
218 Diane 1,198
219 Keri 1,195
220 Autumn 1,187
221 Donna 1,181
222 Ruth 1,165
223 Olivia 1,163
224 Joy 1,154
225 Daisy 1,145
226 Kellie 1,137
227 Mayra 1,127
228 Christie 1,116
229 Krystle 1,112
230 Paula 1,100
231 Robyn 1,097
232 Amelia 1,094
233 Mandy 1,093
234 Melody 1,088
235 Sophia 1,083
236 Toni 1,081
237 Yolanda 1,069
238 Rose 1,058
239 Evelyn 1,050
240 Gloria 1,047
241 Naomi 1,047
242 Shelby 1,042
243 Randi 1,035
244 Trisha 1,021
245 Debra 1,020
246 Grace 1,016
247 Hillary 1,009
248 Sylvia 1,002
249 Nikki 1,002
250 Ashleigh 997

Historical Data for Baby Names

If you're interested to see how the trends and popularity of baby names have changed, you can use the links below to view the historical data by decade.

Most popular first names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Most popular boy names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Most popular girl names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the Social Security Administration (SSA) and excludes any names with fewer than 5 occurrences in any geographic area.

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