100 Most Popular Baby Girl Names in New York

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 993
2 Emma 980
3 Sophia 824
4 Mia 768
5 Amelia 752
6 Ava 751
7 Charlotte 718
8 Isabella 713
9 Gianna 547
10 Leah 529
11 Luna 496
12 Ella 485
13 Chloe 480
14 Madison 465
15 Sofia 460
16 Abigail 427
17 Evelyn 405
18 Grace 402
19 Emily 399
20 Sarah 397
21 Layla 395
22 Mila 386
23 Scarlett 381
24 Aria 372
25 Harper 371
26 Camila 368
27 Esther 368
28 Penelope 367
29 Lily 347
30 Hannah 343
31 Zoe 343
32 Maya 334
33 Avery 332
34 Nora 332
35 Emilia 329
36 Hailey 326
37 Riley 310
38 Valentina 309
39 Rachel 308
40 Miriam 306
41 Elizabeth 299
42 Victoria 289
43 Gabriella 288
44 Violet 286
45 Eliana 283
46 Aurora 277
47 Stella 266
48 Isla 262
49 Chaya 259
50 Eleanor 259
51 Zoey 253
52 Sara 240
53 Ellie 233
54 Skylar 230
55 Nova 223
56 Savannah 223
57 Natalie 222
58 Hazel 219
59 Bella 217
60 Eva 212
61 Alice 205
62 Rivka 204
63 Alaia 201
64 Naomi 200
65 Sophie 198
66 Ariana 196
67 Aaliyah 194
68 Anna 193
69 Everly 192
70 Madelyn 192
71 Ruby 187
72 Lillian 185
73 Quinn 183
74 Lucy 183
75 Chana 182
76 Elena 182
77 Madeline 180
78 Addison 178
79 Autumn 176
80 Claire 176
81 Arya 175
82 Sadie 174
83 Josephine 173
84 Sienna 173
85 Julia 172
86 Rose 172
87 Genesis 169
88 Liliana 168
89 Audrey 167
90 Samantha 166
91 Isabelle 163
92 Ivy 163
93 Juliette 162
94 Ayla 161
95 Maeve 160
96 Aubrey 156
97 Willow 156
98 Alexandra 156
99 Allison 152
100 Athena 151

Most Popular New York Baby Girl Names by Year

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

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New York 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 1,008
2 Emma 956
3 Sophia 850
4 Ava 779
5 Isabella 776

Popular Baby Girl Names in New York for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New York 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 1,062
2 Emma 1,043
3 Sophia 935
4 Isabella 885
5 Mia 857

Popular Baby Girl Names in New York for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New York 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 1,098
2 Olivia 1,091
3 Isabella 1,002
4 Sophia 964
5 Mia 867

Popular Baby Girl Names in New York for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New York 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 1,230
2 Emma 1,207
3 Sophia 1,008
4 Mia 1,001
5 Ava 993

Popular Baby Girl Names in New York for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New York 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 1,220
2 Emma 1,185
3 Sophia 1,121
4 Isabella 1,020
5 Ava 1,006

Popular Baby Girl Names in New York for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New York 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 1,298
2 Emma 1,258
3 Sophia 1,122
4 Isabella 1,069
5 Mia 1,016

Popular Baby Girl Names in New York for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New York 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 1,275
2 Olivia 1,255
3 Emma 1,211
4 Isabella 1,165
5 Mia 990

Popular Baby Girl Names in New York for 2013

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

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

Name Count
1 Sophia 1,393
2 Isabella 1,270
3 Olivia 1,263
4 Emma 1,258
5 Mia 1,000

Popular Baby Girl Names in New York for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New York 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 1,414
2 Isabella 1,279
3 Emma 1,232
4 Olivia 1,141
5 Ava 968

Popular Baby Girl Names in New York for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in New York 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 1,456
2 Isabella 1,418
3 Olivia 1,175
4 Emma 1,123
5 Ava 955

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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