Most Popular Baby Girl Names in 2003

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names were for the year 2003. 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 2003, 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 Emily 25,691
2 Emma 22,709
3 Madison 20,199
4 Hannah 17,637
5 Olivia 16,152
6 Abigail 15,931
7 Alexis 14,867
8 Ashley 14,517
9 Elizabeth 14,109
10 Samantha 13,869
11 Isabella 13,779
12 Sarah 13,769
13 Grace 12,779
14 Alyssa 12,750
15 Lauren 11,051
16 Kayla 10,955
17 Brianna 10,584
18 Jessica 10,451
19 Taylor 10,313
20 Sophia 9,686
21 Anna 9,451
22 Victoria 9,246
23 Natalie 9,151
24 Chloe 9,081
25 Sydney 8,911
26 Hailey 8,797
27 Jasmine 8,064
28 Rachel 7,985
29 Morgan 7,927
30 Megan 7,799
31 Jennifer 7,565
32 Kaitlyn 7,547
33 Julia 7,435
34 Haley 7,198
35 Katherine 7,125
36 Mia 7,083
37 Destiny 6,976
38 Alexandra 6,545
39 Ava 6,280
40 Nicole 6,234
41 Savannah 6,153
42 Maria 6,088
43 Brooke 5,970
44 Ella 5,905
45 Mackenzie 5,865
46 Allison 5,850
47 Paige 5,758
48 Jordan 5,650
49 Stephanie 5,602
50 Faith 5,596
51 Makayla 5,580
52 Kylie 5,558
53 Kaylee 5,452
54 Jenna 5,352
55 Amanda 5,345
56 Trinity 5,129
57 Zoe 5,086
58 Katelyn 5,054
59 Mary 5,025
60 Andrea 4,979
61 Madeline 4,974
62 Michelle 4,871
63 Rebecca 4,867
64 Kimberly 4,825
65 Sara 4,761
66 Gabrielle 4,600
67 Alexa 4,597
68 Caroline 4,585
69 Lily 4,434
70 Vanessa 4,353
71 Angelina 4,271
72 Riley 4,243
73 Sierra 4,240
74 Amber 4,123
75 Autumn 4,058
76 Lillian 4,029
77 Gabriella 4,021
78 Audrey 3,998
79 Jada 3,987
80 Erin 3,926
81 Leah 3,922
82 Danielle 3,863
83 Isabel 3,853
84 Maya 3,849
85 Ariana 3,834
86 Arianna 3,796
87 Jocelyn 3,717
88 Evelyn 3,701
89 Avery 3,687
90 Aaliyah 3,673
91 Leslie 3,639
92 Claire 3,571
93 Melanie 3,547
94 Shelby 3,535
95 Marissa 3,517
96 Melissa 3,501
97 Sofia 3,487
98 Bailey 3,466
99 Molly 3,403
100 Jacqueline 3,399
101 Jade 3,392
102 Gabriela 3,361
103 Courtney 3,347
104 Angela 3,319
105 Breanna 3,271
106 Catherine 3,231
107 Katie 3,200
108 Diana 3,149
109 Christina 3,113
110 Isabelle 3,111
111 Amelia 3,094
112 Daniela 3,075
113 Mariah 3,073
114 Briana 3,059
115 Madelyn 2,984
116 Mya 2,952
117 Kathryn 2,946
118 Brooklyn 2,924
119 Angel 2,890
120 Amy 2,880
121 Adriana 2,839
122 Kennedy 2,774
123 Alexandria 2,752
124 Laura 2,743
125 Kelly 2,736
126 Gracie 2,723
127 Lydia 2,632
128 Margaret 2,624
129 Ana 2,593
130 Kelsey 2,569
131 Alicia 2,542
132 Lindsey 2,541
133 Alexia 2,495
134 Cheyenne 2,475
135 Jillian 2,425
136 Daisy 2,410
137 Sabrina 2,397
138 Mikayla 2,393
139 Ashlyn 2,368
140 Cassandra 2,334
141 Karen 2,331
142 Caitlin 2,311
143 Gianna 2,311
144 Skylar 2,305
145 Nevaeh 2,300
146 Lizbeth 2,275
147 Tiffany 2,258
148 Natalia 2,256
149 Mckenzie 2,251
150 Cassidy 2,235
151 Sophie 2,231
152 Angelica 2,211
153 Summer 2,211
154 Kylee 2,197
155 Jordyn 2,190
156 Kendall 2,183
157 Juliana 2,129
158 Miranda 2,118
159 Erica 2,092
160 Caitlyn 2,079
161 Bianca 2,054
162 Kate 2,054
163 Naomi 2,049
164 Abby 2,048
165 Kyla 2,023
166 Crystal 2,018
167 Rylee 2,018
168 Alondra 1,999
169 Karina 1,976
170 Jamie 1,924
171 Valerie 1,912
172 Hope 1,898
173 Kiara 1,875
174 Hayley 1,866
175 Delaney 1,856
176 Chelsea 1,838
177 Veronica 1,836
178 Erika 1,817
179 Karla 1,778
180 Giselle 1,772
181 Amaya 1,769
182 Charlotte 1,763
183 Carly 1,762
184 Aubrey 1,757
185 Valeria 1,736
186 Julianna 1,734
187 Ellie 1,728
188 Maggie 1,718
189 Sadie 1,706
190 Ruby 1,705
191 Addison 1,704
192 Peyton 1,700
193 Meghan 1,695
194 Mckenna 1,695
195 Layla 1,687
196 Jazmin 1,676
197 Alejandra 1,667
198 Jasmin 1,664
199 Cynthia 1,662
200 Jayla 1,661
201 Reagan 1,657
202 Esmeralda 1,652
203 Alana 1,621
204 Payton 1,619
205 Bethany 1,618
206 Heather 1,617
207 Monica 1,613
208 Nadia 1,580
209 Brittany 1,579
210 Makenzie 1,578
211 Adrianna 1,554
212 Ariel 1,548
213 Hanna 1,548
214 Eva 1,517
215 Desiree 1,505
216 Haylee 1,504
217 Rebekah 1,502
218 Genesis 1,493
219 Macy 1,483
220 Lucy 1,473
221 Zoey 1,469
222 Elena 1,464
223 Kyra 1,459
224 Vivian 1,453
225 Makenna 1,451
226 Jaden 1,448
227 Shannon 1,447
228 Brenda 1,442
229 Kristen 1,437
230 Mallory 1,429
231 Raven 1,428
232 Elise 1,419
233 Serenity 1,414
234 Alison 1,413
235 Diamond 1,400
236 Aliyah 1,392
237 Michaela 1,378
238 Asia 1,369
239 Kara 1,357
240 Nina 1,356
241 Fatima 1,354
242 Julie 1,352
243 Jayden 1,347
244 Liliana 1,346
245 Kailey 1,331
246 Guadalupe 1,329
247 Savanna 1,318
248 Jazmine 1,314
249 Allyson 1,306
250 Laila 1,306

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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