100 Most Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois

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 2021. 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, 2021, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

Rank Name Count
1 Olivia 697
2 Emma 551
3 Sophia 499
4 Charlotte 493
5 Amelia 482
6 Ava 454
7 Isabella 435
8 Mia 399
9 Evelyn 351
10 Camila 341
11 Sofia 324
12 Gianna 309
13 Eleanor 289
14 Nora 280
15 Layla 277
16 Emily 259
17 Elizabeth 255
18 Harper 255
19 Mila 250
20 Avery 246
21 Abigail 240
22 Luna 237
23 Emilia 234
24 Penelope 232
25 Ella 228
26 Aria 227
27 Grace 225
28 Scarlett 224
29 Chloe 221
30 Violet 211
31 Isla 210
32 Zoey 202
33 Hazel 201
34 Lily 198
35 Maya 192
36 Nova 189
37 Eliana 187
38 Lillian 184
39 Madison 182
40 Willow 177
41 Ellie 174
42 Victoria 174
43 Stella 173
44 Elena 171
45 Lucy 166
46 Riley 165
47 Zoe 161
48 Addison 160
49 Delilah 160
50 Leilani 158
51 Hannah 157
52 Quinn 155
53 Ivy 154
54 Natalia 152
55 Naomi 150
56 Brooklyn 148
57 Natalie 142
58 Leah 141
59 Ruby 138
60 Vivian 138
61 Liliana 137
62 Maeve 136
63 Everly 135
64 Hailey 135
65 Aubrey 134
66 Madelyn 134
67 Audrey 133
68 Savannah 132
69 Aurora 131
70 Claire 131
71 Josephine 128
72 Bella 127
73 Gabriella 124
74 Kinsley 124
75 Samantha 124
76 Aaliyah 120
77 Madeline 120
78 Eloise 119
79 Skylar 118
80 Anna 117
81 Ximena 112
82 Julia 111
83 Ayla 110
84 Cecilia 110
85 Kennedy 110
86 Sophie 109
87 Margaret 107
88 Autumn 106
89 Ariana 106
90 Valentina 105
91 Allison 105
92 Clara 104
93 Piper 104
94 Eva 102
95 Mackenzie 102
96 Alice 101
97 Cora 100
98 Paisley 99
99 Serenity 99
100 Rose 98

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 2021.

However, 111 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 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

Popular Baby Girl Names in Illinois for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Illinois for births recorded in 2011 is Sophia.

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

Name Count
1 Sophia 892
2 Olivia 853
3 Isabella 816
4 Emma 689
5 Emily 623

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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