100 Most Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois (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 Olivia 625
2 Sophia 511
3 Emma 509
4 Charlotte 491
5 Amelia 446
6 Mia 417
7 Isabella 415
8 Ava 398
9 Camila 354
10 Sofia 329
11 Evelyn 324
12 Eleanor 309
13 Luna 283
14 Mila 283
15 Harper 270
16 Penelope 262
17 Nora 249
18 Layla 234
19 Gianna 232
20 Aria 229
21 Emily 229
22 Lily 229
23 Scarlett 229
24 Violet 229
25 Grace 224
26 Emilia 223
27 Avery 222
28 Chloe 222
29 Ella 221
30 Elizabeth 220
31 Abigail 213
32 Hazel 199
33 Isla 187
34 Victoria 186
35 Eliana 184
36 Ivy 184
37 Elena 183
38 Madison 180
39 Ellie 178
40 Lucy 174
41 Riley 174
42 Maeve 172
43 Nova 167
44 Maya 166
45 Zoey 166
46 Leilani 162
47 Lillian 160
48 Willow 159
49 Stella 155
50 Naomi 154
51 Natalia 152
52 Zoe 151
53 Sophie 142
54 Vivian 142
55 Leah 138
56 Aurora 137
57 Brooklyn 137
58 Josephine 137
59 Audrey 136
60 Hannah 135
61 Delilah 134
62 Natalie 134
63 Everly 133
64 Madelyn 131
65 Addison 129
66 Quinn 128
67 Liliana 124
68 Madeline 123
69 Valentina 122
70 Aubrey 120
71 Eloise 117
72 Claire 115
73 Alice 114
74 Gabriella 114
75 Kennedy 113
76 Savannah 113
77 Ruby 111
78 Hailey 111
79 Skylar 110
80 Anna 108
81 Lydia 108
82 Sloane 108
83 Kinsley 107
84 Ayla 104
85 Jade 103
86 Julia 103
87 Cora 101
88 Valeria 101
89 Iris 100
90 Bella 100
91 Ariana 99
92 Genesis 99
93 Adeline 97
94 Autumn 96
95 Paisley 96
96 Alina 95
97 Eva 95
98 Allison 95
99 Athena 94
100 Sienna 94

Most Popular Illinois Baby Girl Names by Year

We have data on the most popular baby girl names in Illinois 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 Illinois for 2021

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Illinois for births recorded in 2021 is Olivia.

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

Name Count
1 Olivia 697
2 Emma 551
3 Sophia 499
4 Charlotte 493
5 Amelia 482

Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois for 2020

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Illinois 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 638
2 Emma 567
3 Charlotte 514
4 Sophia 496
5 Amelia 487

Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Illinois 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 725
2 Emma 628
3 Sophia 578
4 Ava 555
5 Charlotte 519

Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Illinois for births recorded in 2018 is Olivia.

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

Name Count
1 Olivia 718
2 Emma 643
3 Ava 597
4 Isabella 571
5 Sophia 560

Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Illinois for births recorded in 2017 is Olivia.

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

Name Count
1 Olivia 727
2 Emma 703
3 Ava 615
4 Sophia 598
5 Isabella 584

Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Illinois for births recorded in 2016 is Olivia.

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

Name Count
1 Olivia 770
2 Emma 742
3 Sophia 709
4 Ava 631
5 Mia 582

Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Illinois for births recorded in 2015 is Olivia.

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

Name Count
1 Olivia 816
2 Emma 811
3 Sophia 736
4 Mia 669
5 Isabella 644

Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Illinois for births recorded in 2014 is Olivia.

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

Name Count
1 Olivia 905
2 Emma 792
3 Sophia 759
4 Isabella 689
5 Ava 628

Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Illinois for births recorded in 2013 is Olivia.

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

Name Count
1 Olivia 889
2 Sophia 858
3 Emma 789
4 Isabella 677
5 Emily 561

Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Illinois 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 961
2 Olivia 820
3 Isabella 813
4 Emma 772
5 Ava 602

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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