100 Most Popular Baby Girl Names in Virginia

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 Charlotte 454
2 Olivia 439
3 Emma 399
4 Ava 382
5 Sophia 330
6 Amelia 310
7 Isabella 273
8 Elizabeth 249
9 Evelyn 240
10 Mia 234
11 Harper 228
12 Eleanor 219
13 Abigail 205
14 Avery 198
15 Gianna 190
16 Ella 187
17 Chloe 177
18 Madison 175
19 Scarlett 175
20 Emily 172
21 Luna 171
22 Nora 169
23 Naomi 166
24 Layla 165
25 Lily 161
26 Riley 157
27 Aria 156
28 Hazel 154
29 Willow 154
30 Isla 153
31 Zoe 153
32 Grace 151
33 Penelope 151
34 Camila 149
35 Eliana 148
36 Lillian 148
37 Mila 148
38 Sofia 148
39 Hannah 147
40 Nova 145
41 Violet 132
42 Aurora 130
43 Caroline 130
44 Josephine 130
45 Zoey 128
46 Savannah 126
47 Lucy 123
48 Natalie 121
49 Kinsley 120
50 Genesis 118
51 Claire 116
52 Elena 116
53 Paisley 115
54 Addison 114
55 Ellie 113
56 Stella 113
57 Madelyn 112
58 Leah 110
59 Skylar 110
60 Autumn 109
61 Emilia 108
62 Sadie 105
63 Alice 104
64 Maya 104
65 Victoria 104
66 Ivy 103
67 Sophie 102
68 Aubrey 101
69 Kennedy 97
70 Allison 96
71 Anna 95
72 Everly 95
73 Audrey 93
74 Brooklyn 91
75 Reagan 91
76 Peyton 88
77 Margaret 87
78 Aaliyah 86
79 Isabelle 86
80 Madeline 86
81 Clara 85
82 Cora 84
83 Hailey 84
84 Leilani 84
85 Lydia 82
86 Serenity 82
87 Piper 81
88 Ruby 80
89 Gabriella 78
90 Raelynn 78
91 Nevaeh 78
92 Eliza 78
93 Ariana 78
94 Eva 77
95 Sarah 76
96 Eloise 74
97 Everleigh 73
98 Adeline 72
99 Magnolia 72
100 Bella 71

Most Popular Virginia Baby Girl Names by Year

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

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Virginia for births recorded in 2020 is Charlotte.

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

Name Count
1 Charlotte 453
2 Olivia 443
3 Ava 390
4 Emma 376
5 Amelia 327

Popular Baby Girl Names in Virginia for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Virginia 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 461
2 Charlotte 435
3 Olivia 427
4 Emma 393
5 Sophia 340

Popular Baby Girl Names in Virginia for 2018

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

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

Name Count
1 Ava 463
2 Olivia 449
3 Emma 443
4 Charlotte 427
5 Sophia 352

Popular Baby Girl Names in Virginia for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Virginia 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 474
2 Ava 462
3 Emma 439
4 Charlotte 419
5 Isabella 352

Popular Baby Girl Names in Virginia for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Virginia 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 486
2 Emma 452
3 Ava 439
4 Charlotte 408
5 Abigail 383

Popular Baby Girl Names in Virginia for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Virginia 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 466
2 Olivia 461
3 Ava 458
4 Charlotte 404
5 Sophia 396

Popular Baby Girl Names in Virginia for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Virginia 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 541
2 Olivia 541
3 Ava 444
4 Sophia 426
5 Abigail 405

Popular Baby Girl Names in Virginia for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Virginia 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 543
2 Olivia 519
3 Sophia 497
4 Ava 408
5 Abigail 385

Popular Baby Girl Names in Virginia for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Virginia 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 519
2 Sophia 513
3 Olivia 496
4 Abigail 403
5 Isabella 390

Popular Baby Girl Names in Virginia for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby girl names in Virginia 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 510
2 Emma 494
3 Olivia 455
4 Isabella 449
5 Abigail 413

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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