Most Popular Baby Girl Names in 2005

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names were for the year 2005. 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 2005, 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 23,944
2 Emma 20,348
3 Madison 19,571
4 Abigail 15,751
5 Olivia 15,694
6 Isabella 15,190
7 Hannah 14,849
8 Samantha 13,638
9 Ava 13,605
10 Ashley 13,274
11 Elizabeth 12,733
12 Sophia 12,673
13 Alexis 11,973
14 Grace 11,864
15 Sarah 11,538
16 Alyssa 10,891
17 Mia 10,844
18 Natalie 10,740
19 Chloe 9,596
20 Brianna 9,370
21 Lauren 9,247
22 Anna 9,103
23 Ella 9,067
24 Taylor 8,672
25 Kayla 8,619
26 Hailey 8,589
27 Jessica 8,114
28 Victoria 7,958
29 Jasmine 7,867
30 Sydney 7,376
31 Julia 7,087
32 Destiny 6,892
33 Morgan 6,749
34 Kaitlyn 6,521
35 Savannah 6,482
36 Katherine 6,391
37 Alexandra 6,317
38 Rachel 6,214
39 Lily 6,089
40 Kaylee 5,870
41 Megan 5,856
42 Jennifer 5,836
43 Angelina 5,812
44 Makayla 5,725
45 Allison 5,634
46 Maria 5,596
47 Brooke 5,570
48 Trinity 5,452
49 Faith 5,254
50 Lillian 5,213
51 Mackenzie 5,197
52 Sofia 5,162
53 Haley 5,127
54 Riley 5,125
55 Gabrielle 5,017
56 Nicole 4,989
57 Kylie 4,969
58 Zoe 4,963
59 Katelyn 4,928
60 Paige 4,906
61 Gabriella 4,822
62 Jenna 4,794
63 Kimberly 4,751
64 Stephanie 4,700
65 Andrea 4,671
66 Alexa 4,664
67 Avery 4,654
68 Leah 4,596
69 Nevaeh 4,556
70 Madeline 4,528
71 Evelyn 4,487
72 Mary 4,463
73 Maya 4,430
74 Michelle 4,312
75 Sara 4,280
76 Jada 4,264
77 Audrey 4,136
78 Brooklyn 4,131
79 Amanda 4,094
80 Vanessa 4,093
81 Rebecca 4,013
82 Ariana 3,979
83 Caroline 3,973
84 Amelia 3,908
85 Mariah 3,841
86 Jordan 3,694
87 Jocelyn 3,681
88 Arianna 3,672
89 Isabel 3,611
90 Autumn 3,601
91 Marissa 3,592
92 Melanie 3,495
93 Aaliyah 3,458
94 Gracie 3,371
95 Claire 3,293
96 Isabelle 3,283
97 Molly 3,214
98 Mya 3,206
99 Katie 3,167
100 Diana 3,156
101 Amber 3,145
102 Danielle 3,134
103 Leslie 3,122
104 Melissa 3,084
105 Sierra 3,047
106 Addison 3,023
107 Madelyn 3,020
108 Bailey 2,991
109 Catherine 2,984
110 Gianna 2,962
111 Amy 2,955
112 Erin 2,907
113 Jade 2,897
114 Angela 2,894
115 Gabriela 2,865
116 Jacqueline 2,849
117 Shelby 2,839
118 Kennedy 2,826
119 Lydia 2,775
120 Alondra 2,721
121 Adriana 2,706
122 Daniela 2,652
123 Natalia 2,652
124 Breanna 2,639
125 Kathryn 2,575
126 Briana 2,542
127 Ashlyn 2,539
128 Rylee 2,521
129 Eva 2,473
130 Ruby 2,470
131 Peyton 2,462
132 Kendall 2,456
133 Alexandria 2,453
134 Christina 2,452
135 Charlotte 2,444
136 Sophie 2,440
137 Valeria 2,429
138 Reagan 2,425
139 Naomi 2,420
140 Summer 2,410
141 Kate 2,404
142 Mikayla 2,394
143 Angel 2,388
144 Layla 2,383
145 Miranda 2,357
146 Ana 2,354
147 Laura 2,352
148 Alicia 2,343
149 Ciara 2,323
150 Daisy 2,323
151 Margaret 2,311
152 Zoey 2,274
153 Aubrey 2,264
154 Skylar 2,241
155 Genesis 2,224
156 Kylee 2,198
157 Courtney 2,195
158 Payton 2,184
159 Kiara 2,149
160 Alexia 2,125
161 Jillian 2,121
162 Lindsey 2,094
163 Mckenzie 2,078
164 Karen 2,064
165 Mariana 2,061
166 Giselle 2,057
167 Valerie 2,034
168 Serenity 1,987
169 Sabrina 1,979
170 Alana 1,973
171 Cheyenne 1,966
172 Lucy 1,963
173 Kelsey 1,960
174 Sadie 1,953
175 Kelly 1,952
176 Juliana 1,948
177 Bianca 1,925
178 Nadia 1,922
179 Kyra 1,912
180 Lilly 1,907
181 Jasmin 1,905
182 Caitlyn 1,898
183 Hope 1,891
184 Ellie 1,889
185 Cassandra 1,867
186 Jazmin 1,865
187 Crystal 1,855
188 Jordyn 1,844
189 Cassidy 1,833
190 Delaney 1,828
191 Liliana 1,795
192 Angelica 1,788
193 Caitlin 1,778
194 Kyla 1,770
195 Adrianna 1,768
196 Tiffany 1,766
197 Jayla 1,765
198 Abby 1,754
199 Carly 1,748
200 Chelsea 1,734
201 Camila 1,719
202 Erica 1,717
203 Karla 1,716
204 Makenzie 1,714
205 Paris 1,693
206 Veronica 1,681
207 Cadence 1,669
208 Bella 1,664
209 Brenda 1,660
210 Mckenna 1,657
211 Maggie 1,656
212 Karina 1,630
213 Makenna 1,619
214 Esmeralda 1,618
215 Julianna 1,618
216 Erika 1,616
217 Elena 1,604
218 Jamie 1,598
219 Mallory 1,586
220 Alejandra 1,583
221 Cynthia 1,573
222 Ariel 1,567
223 Vivian 1,559
224 Jayden 1,519
225 Amaya 1,513
226 Dakota 1,513
227 Bethany 1,504
228 Elise 1,494
229 Josephine 1,490
230 Haylee 1,483
231 Aniyah 1,481
232 Keira 1,467
233 Aliyah 1,461
234 Laila 1,452
235 Camryn 1,442
236 Fatima 1,422
237 Reese 1,413
238 Monica 1,409
239 Annabelle 1,405
240 Lindsay 1,398
241 Kira 1,390
242 Selena 1,379
243 Macy 1,368
244 Hanna 1,342
245 Heaven 1,334
246 Katrina 1,328
247 Clara 1,326
248 Jazmine 1,313
249 Jadyn 1,312
250 Stella 1,308

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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