Most Popular Baby Girl Names Since 2000

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names are since 2000. 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 2000, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name since 2000.

Rank Name Count
1 Emma 391,641
2 Olivia 357,844
3 Emily 348,056
4 Isabella 331,865
5 Sophia 313,100
6 Madison 297,651
7 Abigail 277,225
8 Ava 273,212
9 Elizabeth 234,525
10 Hannah 225,004
11 Mia 223,536
12 Samantha 194,077
13 Grace 189,170
14 Chloe 187,720
15 Sarah 173,974
16 Alexis 172,134
17 Ashley 172,000
18 Natalie 167,371
19 Victoria 161,085
20 Ella 160,585
21 Alyssa 153,800
22 Anna 144,878
23 Taylor 140,872
24 Amelia 139,650
25 Charlotte 139,597
26 Brianna 138,486
27 Evelyn 137,039
28 Hailey 132,780
29 Sofia 132,609
30 Avery 131,229
31 Lily 129,550
32 Lauren 127,296
33 Addison 126,759
34 Kayla 125,904
35 Savannah 119,990
36 Lillian 118,693
37 Allison 112,046
38 Zoe 111,494
39 Jessica 109,615
40 Julia 109,210
41 Jasmine 107,264
42 Riley 106,899
43 Leah 105,827
44 Sydney 105,727
45 Kaylee 103,263
46 Katherine 101,411
47 Brooklyn 101,044
48 Morgan 99,840
49 Harper 99,531
50 Aubrey 99,243

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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