100 Most Popular Baby Girl Names in District of Columbia (Updated for 2022)

In this section of the site we have data on the most popular baby names since records began in 1910 to the most recent data in 2022. 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 100 most popular baby girl names for the latest year, 2022, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

You might be wondering why we don't have data for the current year, 2024. This is because the Social Security Administration who collect the data have to first verify it and safeguard privacy. Data from the previous year is released around May each year.

Rank Name Count
1 Charlotte 46
2 Ava 43
3 Olivia 39
4 Nora 35
5 Eleanor 33
6 Sophia 32
7 Chloe 30
8 Maya 30
9 Zoe 30
10 Elizabeth 29
11 Amelia 28
12 Emma 28
13 Isabella 27
14 Sofia 26
15 Mia 24
16 Penelope 24
17 Camila 23
18 Evelyn 23
19 Aria 22
20 Grace 22
21 Margaret 22
22 Abigail 20
23 Hazel 20
24 Eliana 19
25 Madeline 19
26 Naomi 19
27 Sophie 19
28 Aurora 18
29 Ella 18
30 Emilia 18
31 Stella 18
32 Caroline 17
33 Cora 17
34 Mila 17
35 Ayla 16
36 Emily 16
37 Eva 16
38 Lily 16
39 Ruby 16
40 Skylar 16
41 Anna 15
42 Hannah 15
43 Luna 15
44 Maeve 15
45 Violet 15
46 Alice 14
47 Amira 14
48 Josephine 14
49 Layla 14
50 Margot 14
51 Quinn 14
52 Sloane 14
53 Valentina 14
54 Elena 13
55 Victoria 13
56 Nevaeh 13
57 Eloise 13
58 Brielle 13
59 Autumn 13
60 Alexandra 13
61 Avery 12
62 Ellie 12
63 Rose 12
64 Audrey 11
65 Dream 11
66 Frances 11
67 Iris 11
68 Isabel 11
69 Jade 11
70 Jane 11
71 Julia 11
72 June 11
73 Lillian 11
74 Serenity 11
75 Zara 11
76 Phoebe 10
77 Zuri 10
78 Vivian 10
79 Samantha 10
80 Ruth 10
81 Noa 10
82 Lucia 10
83 Isla 10
84 Harper 10
85 Amara 10
86 Dior 10
87 Clara 10
88 Charlie 10
89 Brooke 10
90 Leilani 10
91 Riley 9
92 Zoey 9
93 Wynter 9
94 Summer 9
95 Sevyn 9
96 Sadie 9
97 Adeline 9
98 Eve 9
99 Maria 9
100 Reign 9

Most Popular District of Columbia Baby Girl Names by Year

We have data on the most popular baby girl names in District of Columbia for each year since records began in 1910 to the most recent data in 2022.

However, 112 years is a lot of data to display, so in the sections below we'll show you the top 5 most popular baby girl names for each of the last 10 years.

Popular Baby Girl Names in District of Columbia for 2021

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2021 is Charlotte.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby girl names for the year.

Name Count
1 Charlotte 49
2 Ava 41
3 Maya 39
4 Sophia 36
5 Emma 35

Popular Baby Girl Names in District of Columbia for 2020

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2020 is Olivia.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby girl names for the year.

Name Count
1 Olivia 53
2 Ava 51
3 Charlotte 47
4 Emma 40
5 Eleanor 37

Popular Baby Girl Names in District of Columbia for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2019 is Olivia.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby girl names for the year.

Name Count
1 Olivia 53
2 Charlotte 47
3 Elizabeth 44
4 Emma 42
5 Ava 40

Popular Baby Girl Names in District of Columbia for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2018 is Ava.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby girl names for the year.

Name Count
1 Ava 54
2 Olivia 47
3 Elizabeth 45
4 Emma 42
5 Charlotte 36

Popular Baby Girl Names in District of Columbia for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2017 is Ava.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby girl names for the year.

Name Count
1 Ava 56
2 Olivia 52
3 Eleanor 51
4 Genesis 41
5 Charlotte 39

Popular Baby Girl Names in District of Columbia for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2016 is Ava.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby girl names for the year.

Name Count
1 Ava 49
2 Sofia 46
3 Charlotte 45
4 Olivia 44
5 Emma 43

Popular Baby Girl Names in District of Columbia for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2015 is Genesis.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby girl names for the year.

Name Count
1 Genesis 50
2 Ava 47
3 Charlotte 47
4 Sofia 45
5 Emma 41

Popular Baby Girl Names in District of Columbia for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2014 is Elizabeth.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby girl names for the year.

Name Count
1 Elizabeth 51
2 Olivia 50
3 Ava 44
4 Emma 40
5 Zoe 39

Popular Baby Girl Names in District of Columbia for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2013 is Charlotte.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby girl names for the year.

Name Count
1 Charlotte 53
2 Sofia 48
3 Olivia 41
4 Genesis 40
5 Emma 37

Popular Baby Girl Names in District of Columbia for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in District of Columbia for births recorded in 2012 is Sophia.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby girl names for the year.

Name Count
1 Sophia 50
2 Emma 42
3 Olivia 40
4 Charlotte 38
5 Genesis 34

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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