Most Popular Baby Girl Names Since 2002

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names are since 2002. 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 2002, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name since 2002.

Rank Name Count
1 Emma 395,637
2 Olivia 365,316
3 Isabella 339,652
4 Sophia 324,180
5 Emily 310,044
6 Ava 292,675
7 Madison 266,926
8 Abigail 262,520
9 Mia 238,281
10 Elizabeth 218,782
11 Hannah 190,197
12 Chloe 185,206
13 Grace 176,537
14 Ella 170,871
15 Samantha 166,117
16 Charlotte 163,290
17 Amelia 161,770
18 Natalie 159,189
19 Evelyn 150,849
20 Victoria 149,422
21 Sarah 145,961
22 Sofia 142,415
23 Ashley 141,016
24 Avery 140,266
25 Alexis 139,911
26 Lily 135,172
27 Addison 133,027
28 Anna 129,688
29 Alyssa 129,363
30 Hailey 123,141
31 Lillian 121,671
32 Brianna 117,116
33 Harper 115,799
34 Taylor 114,996
35 Zoe 112,735
36 Savannah 112,647
37 Riley 111,373
38 Leah 107,510
39 Layla 106,180
40 Allison 105,347
41 Brooklyn 104,007
42 Kayla 103,033
43 Aubrey 102,805
44 Lauren 102,283
45 Zoey 99,689
46 Camila 98,663
47 Audrey 97,970
48 Kaylee 97,927
49 Gabriella 97,574
50 Julia 96,555

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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