Most Popular Baby Girl Names Since 2008

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names are since 2008. 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 2008, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name since 2008.

Rank Name Count
1 Emma 276,926
2 Olivia 270,649
3 Sophia 251,713
4 Isabella 246,127
5 Ava 225,403
6 Mia 183,753
7 Emily 170,136
8 Abigail 169,008
9 Charlotte 149,377
10 Madison 148,166
11 Amelia 140,715
12 Elizabeth 138,278
13 Chloe 127,747
14 Evelyn 125,723
15 Ella 125,339
16 Sofia 115,107
17 Avery 114,660
18 Harper 113,473
19 Grace 106,565
20 Addison 105,224
21 Lily 101,149
22 Natalie 99,871
23 Victoria 99,074
24 Hannah 95,418
25 Layla 91,765
26 Lillian 91,517
27 Camila 89,497
28 Zoey 87,250
29 Aubrey 87,163
30 Samantha 85,812
31 Riley 82,852
32 Zoe 82,348
33 Scarlett 82,009
34 Brooklyn 81,874
35 Leah 81,441
36 Anna 74,730
37 Savannah 73,478
38 Audrey 72,732
39 Hailey 72,221
40 Aria 72,111
41 Sarah 71,999
42 Allison 70,735
43 Gabriella 69,355
44 Penelope 68,581
45 Claire 67,993
46 Nevaeh 65,933
47 Aaliyah 65,426
48 Nora 65,185
49 Mila 64,620
50 Ellie 64,561

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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