Most Popular Baby Girl Names Since 2012

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names are since 2012. 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 2012, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name since 2012.

Rank Name Count
1 Emma 204,045
2 Olivia 201,771
3 Sophia 176,182
4 Isabella 162,351
5 Ava 161,546
6 Mia 139,978
7 Charlotte 129,731
8 Amelia 119,837
9 Abigail 112,034
10 Emily 108,802
11 Harper 103,133
12 Evelyn 102,493
13 Elizabeth 94,858
14 Madison 90,305
15 Sofia 89,773
16 Avery 88,515
17 Ella 86,858
18 Chloe 81,256
19 Grace 73,891
20 Camila 72,642
21 Victoria 72,468
22 Scarlett 72,192
23 Layla 69,651
24 Lily 68,755
25 Zoey 68,194
26 Aria 68,091
27 Hannah 64,708
28 Addison 64,168
29 Lillian 63,969
30 Aubrey 63,651
31 Penelope 62,948
32 Natalie 62,834
33 Riley 60,869
34 Mila 60,721
35 Zoe 59,841
36 Nora 57,785
37 Brooklyn 57,603
38 Luna 56,898
39 Eleanor 56,423
40 Leah 56,090
41 Ellie 54,359
42 Violet 53,013
43 Audrey 52,118
44 Stella 51,269
45 Savannah 50,924
46 Samantha 49,162
47 Claire 48,757
48 Hazel 48,681
49 Anna 48,652
50 Gianna 48,240

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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