100 Most Popular Baby Girl Names in New Jersey

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 549
2 Emma 471
3 Mia 444
4 Ava 413
5 Sophia 398
6 Isabella 381
7 Charlotte 354
8 Amelia 343
9 Gianna 295
10 Leah 269
11 Sofia 263
12 Luna 262
13 Madison 233
14 Emily 224
15 Ella 218
16 Abigail 217
17 Chloe 216
18 Mila 200
19 Esther 196
20 Layla 193
21 Camila 192
22 Sarah 189
23 Avery 185
24 Valentina 185
25 Zoe 183
26 Riley 180
27 Hannah 179
28 Scarlett 179
29 Emilia 178
30 Aria 176
31 Harper 174
32 Hailey 171
33 Grace 169
34 Lily 169
35 Eliana 168
36 Penelope 168
37 Sara 168
38 Victoria 166
39 Miriam 160
40 Nora 156
41 Maya 152
42 Stella 148
43 Gabriella 144
44 Elizabeth 140
45 Isla 131
46 Rachel 130
47 Savannah 130
48 Rivka 127
49 Zoey 125
50 Sienna 124
51 Evelyn 122
52 Ellie 119
53 Chaya 118
54 Violet 118
55 Bella 117
56 Aubrey 116
57 Skylar 116
58 Aurora 115
59 Autumn 114
60 Chana 113
61 Natalie 113
62 Eleanor 112
63 Nova 111
64 Mackenzie 109
65 Julia 108
66 Lucy 104
67 Eva 100
68 Madelyn 99
69 Quinn 99
70 Audrey 97
71 Elena 97
72 Naomi 96
73 Addison 94
74 Sophie 94
75 Lillian 93
76 Brielle 92
77 Liliana 92
78 Ayla 91
79 Alaia 90
80 Alice 87
81 Everly 87
82 Alexandra 86
83 Arya 86
84 Juliette 86
85 Ariana 85
86 Claire 85
87 Maria 83
88 Allison 82
89 Genesis 81
90 Samantha 81
91 Hazel 81
92 Amy 80
93 Leilani 79
94 Maeve 79
95 Josephine 79
96 Rose 78
97 Aaliyah 78
98 Jade 78
99 Madeline 77
100 Cora 77

Most Popular New Jersey Baby Girl Names by Year

We have data on the most popular baby girl names in New Jersey 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 New Jersey for 2020

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New Jersey 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 489
2 Sophia 448
3 Emma 437
4 Mia 402
5 Ava 397

Popular Baby Girl Names in New Jersey for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New Jersey for births recorded in 2019 is Emma.

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

Name Count
1 Emma 517
2 Olivia 511
3 Sophia 459
4 Mia 415
5 Isabella 402

Popular Baby Girl Names in New Jersey for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New Jersey for births recorded in 2018 is Emma.

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

Name Count
1 Emma 501
2 Isabella 485
3 Olivia 485
4 Mia 418
5 Ava 417

Popular Baby Girl Names in New Jersey for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New Jersey for births recorded in 2017 is Emma.

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

Name Count
1 Emma 583
2 Olivia 562
3 Isabella 536
4 Mia 459
5 Sophia 444

Popular Baby Girl Names in New Jersey for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New Jersey for births recorded in 2016 is Mia.

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

Name Count
1 Mia 532
2 Olivia 531
3 Emma 507
4 Sophia 471
5 Isabella 470

Popular Baby Girl Names in New Jersey for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New Jersey for births recorded in 2015 is Emma.

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

Name Count
1 Emma 532
2 Isabella 519
3 Sophia 518
4 Olivia 504
5 Mia 489

Popular Baby Girl Names in New Jersey for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New Jersey for births recorded in 2014 is Sophia.

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

Name Count
1 Sophia 542
2 Emma 531
3 Olivia 531
4 Isabella 527
5 Mia 488

Popular Baby Girl Names in New Jersey for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New Jersey for births recorded in 2013 is Isabella.

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

Name Count
1 Isabella 622
2 Sophia 610
3 Olivia 539
4 Emma 535
5 Ava 483

Popular Baby Girl Names in New Jersey for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New Jersey 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 643
2 Isabella 581
3 Emma 527
4 Olivia 526
5 Ava 472

Popular Baby Girl Names in New Jersey for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New Jersey 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 661
2 Isabella 637
3 Olivia 543
4 Ava 483
5 Emily 462

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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