Most Popular Baby Girl Names Since 2016

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names are since 2016. 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 2016, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name since 2016.

Rank Name Count
1 Olivia 109,906
2 Emma 106,298
3 Ava 87,615
4 Sophia 84,256
5 Isabella 81,178
6 Charlotte 78,533
7 Mia 75,344
8 Amelia 73,554
9 Evelyn 60,549
10 Harper 59,557
11 Abigail 56,147
12 Emily 51,107
13 Elizabeth 49,399
14 Ella 46,485
15 Sofia 46,228
16 Avery 45,870
17 Camila 44,250
18 Scarlett 42,731
19 Madison 42,403
20 Aria 41,043
21 Chloe 39,874
22 Luna 39,672
23 Mila 39,166
24 Penelope 38,701
25 Grace 38,557
26 Layla 38,051
27 Victoria 38,017
28 Eleanor 35,979
29 Riley 35,688
30 Nora 35,201
31 Zoey 34,607
32 Lily 34,388
33 Hannah 32,666
34 Ellie 32,101
35 Lillian 31,971
36 Hazel 31,513
37 Addison 30,590
38 Zoe 30,501
39 Violet 30,363
40 Natalie 29,912
41 Aubrey 29,624
42 Stella 29,535
43 Leah 29,306
44 Aurora 29,036
45 Gianna 28,528
46 Brooklyn 27,580
47 Paisley 27,025
48 Lucy 26,800
49 Audrey 26,720
50 Savannah 26,507

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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