100 Most Popular Baby Girl Names in Tennessee (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 392
2 Amelia 325
3 Emma 299
4 Harper 299
5 Charlotte 298
6 Ava 260
7 Evelyn 235
8 Eleanor 211
9 Elizabeth 208
10 Willow 206
11 Isabella 204
12 Ellie 201
13 Sophia 199
14 Scarlett 192
15 Ella 187
16 Mia 182
17 Nova 173
18 Ivy 165
19 Luna 165
20 Abigail 158
21 Hazel 158
22 Caroline 157
23 Lily 156
24 Paisley 153
25 Avery 149
26 Nora 141
27 Stella 141
28 Everleigh 136
29 Violet 135
30 Lillian 134
31 Riley 134
32 Chloe 130
33 Naomi 130
34 Layla 127
35 Aurora 124
36 Addison 122
37 Lucy 122
38 Everly 117
39 Aria 116
40 Emily 116
41 Grace 116
42 Isla 115
43 Kinsley 115
44 Madison 115
45 Raelynn 112
46 Zoey 112
47 Ruby 108
48 Sadie 106
49 Madelyn 104
50 Hannah 102
51 Mary 101
52 Magnolia 100
53 Mila 100
54 Zoe 99
55 Autumn 97
56 Delilah 97
57 Emery 97
58 Hadley 97
59 Serenity 96
60 Nevaeh 92
61 Sofia 92
62 Penelope 91
63 Josie 90
64 Natalie 89
65 Brooklyn 88
66 Sophie 87
67 Camila 86
68 Eden 86
69 Iris 86
70 Leilani 86
71 Anna 84
72 Lydia 84
73 Lyla 84
74 Genesis 83
75 Rylee 83
76 Alice 82
77 Blakely 81
78 Millie 81
79 Oakley 81
80 Parker 81
81 Aubrey 80
82 Adeline 79
83 Gianna 79
84 Margaret 79
85 Lainey 76
86 Piper 76
87 Oaklynn 76
88 Clara 75
89 Emersyn 75
90 Hallie 74
91 Skylar 74
92 Ember 72
93 Kennedy 72
94 Maria 72
95 Eloise 71
96 Cora 71
97 Emilia 70
98 Josephine 70
99 Eliana 69
100 Madeline 69

Most Popular Tennessee Baby Girl Names by Year

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

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Tennessee 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 377
2 Charlotte 358
3 Ava 354
4 Emma 336
5 Amelia 300

Popular Baby Girl Names in Tennessee for 2020

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Tennessee 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 402
2 Ava 366
3 Amelia 346
4 Emma 343
5 Harper 282

Popular Baby Girl Names in Tennessee for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Tennessee for births recorded in 2019 is Ava.

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

Name Count
1 Ava 403
2 Olivia 374
3 Harper 339
4 Emma 336
5 Amelia 328

Popular Baby Girl Names in Tennessee for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Tennessee 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 422
2 Ava 400
3 Olivia 372
4 Harper 317
5 Amelia 312

Popular Baby Girl Names in Tennessee for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Tennessee 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 438
2 Olivia 397
3 Emma 380
4 Amelia 312
5 Harper 309

Popular Baby Girl Names in Tennessee for 2016

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

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

Name Count
1 Emma 411
2 Ava 381
3 Olivia 379
4 Harper 322
5 Isabella 280

Popular Baby Girl Names in Tennessee for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Tennessee 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 477
2 Ava 416
3 Olivia 415
4 Harper 298
5 Isabella 285

Popular Baby Girl Names in Tennessee for 2014

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

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

Name Count
1 Emma 493
2 Olivia 421
3 Ava 412
4 Sophia 310
5 Abigail 303

Popular Baby Girl Names in Tennessee for 2013

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

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

Name Count
1 Emma 502
2 Ava 364
3 Olivia 352
4 Sophia 338
5 Isabella 317

Popular Baby Girl Names in Tennessee for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Tennessee for births recorded in 2012 is Emma.

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

Name Count
1 Emma 500
2 Olivia 393
3 Ava 388
4 Isabella 365
5 Sophia 363

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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