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 365,769
2 Olivia 331,015
3 Isabella 316,789
4 Sophia 299,374
5 Emily 297,042
6 Ava 268,877
7 Madison 255,517
8 Abigail 249,328
9 Mia 216,167
10 Elizabeth 204,628
11 Hannah 181,200
12 Chloe 172,450
13 Grace 165,796
14 Samantha 160,947
15 Ella 157,641
16 Natalie 151,228
17 Sarah 140,356
18 Victoria 139,980
19 Alexis 138,102
20 Ashley 137,475
21 Charlotte 137,114
22 Amelia 136,485
23 Evelyn 132,126
24 Sofia 128,228
25 Avery 127,266
26 Alyssa 126,975
27 Addison 124,614
28 Anna 123,700
29 Lily 123,622
30 Hailey 116,919
31 Brianna 113,832
32 Lillian 113,143
33 Taylor 112,102
34 Savannah 106,154
35 Zoe 103,064
36 Riley 101,303
37 Kayla 100,700
38 Lauren 100,340
39 Allison 99,519
40 Harper 99,220
41 Leah 98,908
42 Brooklyn 97,308
43 Aubrey 96,329
44 Kaylee 94,150
45 Layla 93,819
46 Gabriella 91,629
47 Julia 91,606
48 Audrey 90,979
49 Zoey 90,022
50 Jasmine 89,209

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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