Most Popular Baby Girl Names Since 1994

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names are since 1994. 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 50 most popular baby girl names since 1994, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name since 1994.

Rank Name Count
1 Emily 506,736
2 Emma 452,962
3 Olivia 429,096
4 Madison 384,057
5 Isabella 359,961
6 Sophia 344,856
7 Hannah 343,301
8 Abigail 340,239
9 Elizabeth 336,654
10 Samantha 321,078
11 Ashley 313,154
12 Sarah 301,234
13 Ava 289,218
14 Alexis 273,218
15 Taylor 257,695
16 Jessica 250,147
17 Mia 246,078
18 Victoria 238,376
19 Alyssa 227,206
20 Grace 224,581
21 Kayla 214,945
22 Chloe 212,999
23 Natalie 212,519
24 Brianna 210,864
25 Lauren 209,516
26 Anna 198,415
27 Rachel 177,159
28 Ella 170,512
29 Jasmine 169,177
30 Megan 165,835
31 Morgan 163,266
32 Allison 161,065
33 Amelia 160,513
34 Savannah 159,583
35 Hailey 159,406
36 Charlotte 158,720
37 Evelyn 156,269
38 Katherine 155,317
39 Julia 152,613
40 Sydney 152,542
41 Alexandra 151,775
42 Jennifer 151,612
43 Nicole 148,530
44 Sofia 145,559
45 Avery 143,220
46 Lily 142,954
47 Amanda 140,924
48 Addison 134,226
49 Maria 133,439
50 Stephanie 132,480

More Popular Baby Names

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Top 1000 most popular boy names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Top 1000 most popular girl names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Historical Data for Baby Names

If you're interested to see how the trends and popularity of baby names have changed, you can use the links below to view the historical data by decade.

Most popular first names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Most popular boy names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Most popular girl names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

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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