Most Popular Baby Girl Names in the United States

On this page we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names are in the United States. These names are taken directly from the Social Security card applications for births that occurred in the United States.

The table below shows the most popular names for girls born in 2020, with a rank, total count for the number of births registered with that given name, and a comparison for the count for that name in 2019.

You can use the links below to view more popular girl names. This page is currently showing names ranked from 1 to 250.

Top 1000 most popular girl names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Rank Name 2020 2019 Change
1 Olivia 17,535 18,508 -5.40%
2 Emma 15,581 17,155 -9.62%
3 Ava 13,084 14,474 -10.09%
4 Charlotte 13,003 13,191 -1.44%
5 Sophia 12,976 13,753 -5.81%
6 Amelia 12,704 12,900 -1.53%
7 Isabella 12,066 13,344 -10.06%
8 Mia 11,157 12,452 -10.97%
9 Evelyn 9,445 10,412 -9.74%
10 Harper 8,778 10,464 -17.52%
11 Camila 8,096 7,827 3.38%
12 Gianna 7,826 3,412 78.55%
13 Abigail 7,817 9,134 -15.54%
14 Luna 7,770 7,772 -0.03%
15 Ella 7,303 8,098 -10.32%
16 Elizabeth 7,216 7,879 -8.78%
17 Sofia 6,926 7,378 -6.32%
18 Emily 6,856 8,229 -18.20%
19 Avery 6,698 7,327 -8.97%
20 Mila 6,602 7,323 -10.36%
21 Scarlett 6,455 7,052 -8.84%
22 Eleanor 6,335 6,184 2.41%
23 Madison 6,196 6,281 -1.36%
24 Layla 6,174 6,491 -5.01%
25 Penelope 6,099 6,715 -9.61%
26 Aria 6,093 7,087 -15.08%
27 Chloe 6,093 6,382 -4.63%
28 Grace 5,569 6,075 -8.69%
29 Ellie 5,562 5,416 2.66%
30 Nora 5,550 5,919 -6.43%
31 Hazel 5,457 5,442 0.28%
32 Zoey 5,331 5,663 -6.04%
33 Riley 5,309 5,690 -6.93%
34 Victoria 5,249 6,352 -19.02%
35 Lily 5,195 5,434 -4.50%
36 Aurora 5,184 4,975 4.11%
37 Violet 5,075 5,396 -6.13%
38 Nova 4,940 4,305 13.74%
39 Hannah 4,910 5,613 -13.36%
40 Emilia 4,750 4,762 -0.25%
41 Zoe 4,725 5,056 -6.77%
42 Stella 4,624 4,980 -7.41%
43 Everly 4,590 4,762 -3.68%
44 Isla 4,538 4,038 11.66%
45 Leah 4,482 4,757 -5.95%
46 Lillian 4,468 5,109 -13.39%
47 Addison 4,467 4,478 -0.25%
48 Willow 4,345 4,582 -5.31%
49 Lucy 4,339 4,458 -2.71%
50 Paisley 4,333 4,256 1.79%
51 Natalie 4,258 4,791 -11.78%
52 Naomi 4,066 3,939 3.17%
53 Eliana 4,038 3,881 3.97%
54 Brooklyn 3,989 4,292 -7.32%
55 Elena 3,904 3,935 -0.79%
56 Aubrey 3,886 4,581 -16.42%
57 Claire 3,822 4,122 -7.55%
58 Ivy 3,794 3,675 3.19%
59 Kinsley 3,744 3,500 6.74%
60 Audrey 3,735 4,446 -17.38%
61 Maya 3,696 3,803 -2.85%
62 Genesis 3,654 4,018 -9.49%
63 Skylar 3,608 4,033 -11.12%
64 Bella 3,590 4,362 -19.42%
65 Aaliyah 3,550 3,649 -2.75%
66 Madelyn 3,520 3,568 -1.35%
67 Savannah 3,515 4,157 -16.74%
68 Anna 3,479 3,824 -9.45%
69 Delilah 3,384 3,143 7.38%
70 Serenity 3,366 3,416 -1.47%
71 Caroline 3,345 3,905 -15.45%
72 Kennedy 3,342 3,677 -9.55%
73 Valentina 3,331 3,787 -12.81%
74 Ruby 3,308 3,725 -11.86%
75 Sophie 3,287 3,172 3.56%
76 Alice 3,268 3,543 -8.08%
77 Gabriella 3,197 3,474 -8.30%
78 Sadie 3,174 3,149 0.79%
79 Ariana 3,136 3,665 -15.56%
80 Allison 3,132 3,429 -9.05%
81 Hailey 3,129 3,475 -10.48%
82 Autumn 3,106 3,270 -5.14%
83 Nevaeh 3,076 3,088 -0.39%
84 Natalia 3,059 2,727 11.48%
85 Quinn 3,058 3,197 -4.44%
86 Josephine 3,027 3,100 -2.38%
87 Sarah 3,025 3,301 -8.73%
88 Cora 3,007 3,582 -17.45%
89 Emery 2,959 3,003 -1.48%
90 Samantha 2,929 3,361 -13.74%
91 Piper 2,881 3,172 -9.62%
92 Leilani 2,860 2,688 6.20%
93 Eva 2,826 3,172 -11.54%
94 Everleigh 2,799 2,611 6.95%
95 Madeline 2,771 2,857 -3.06%
96 Lydia 2,767 3,006 -8.28%
97 Jade 2,717 2,707 0.37%
98 Peyton 2,703 2,856 -5.50%
99 Brielle 2,697 2,760 -2.31%
100 Adeline 2,694 3,065 -12.88%
101 Vivian 2,680 2,923 -8.67%
102 Rylee 2,677 2,770 -3.41%
103 Clara 2,664 2,940 -9.85%
104 Raelynn 2,585 2,564 0.82%
105 Melanie 2,501 2,586 -3.34%
106 Melody 2,498 2,447 2.06%
107 Julia 2,485 2,777 -11.10%
108 Athena 2,482 2,706 -8.64%
109 Maria 2,460 2,711 -9.71%
110 Liliana 2,457 2,588 -5.19%
111 Hadley 2,414 2,565 -6.07%
112 Arya 2,356 3,046 -25.55%
113 Rose 2,356 2,515 -6.53%
114 Reagan 2,355 2,748 -15.40%
115 Eliza 2,335 2,449 -4.77%
116 Adalynn 2,327 2,321 0.26%
117 Kaylee 2,318 2,536 -8.98%
118 Lyla 2,293 2,443 -6.33%
119 Mackenzie 2,283 2,578 -12.14%
120 Alaia 2,254 1,600 33.94%
121 Isabelle 2,226 2,497 -11.48%
122 Charlie 2,219 2,075 6.71%
123 Arianna 2,193 2,502 -13.16%
124 Mary 2,188 2,222 -1.54%
125 Remi 2,185 1,854 16.39%
126 Margaret 2,178 2,207 -1.32%
127 Iris 2,159 2,184 -1.15%
128 Parker 2,131 1,971 7.80%
129 Ximena 2,018 2,184 -7.90%
130 Eden 2,016 1,954 3.12%
131 Ayla 2,006 1,739 14.26%
132 Kylie 2,006 2,249 -11.42%
133 Elliana 2,000 1,950 2.53%
134 Josie 1,987 1,849 7.19%
135 Katherine 1,968 2,438 -21.33%
136 Faith 1,964 2,253 -13.71%
137 Alexandra 1,954 2,126 -8.43%
138 Eloise 1,950 1,893 2.97%
139 Adalyn 1,918 1,796 6.57%
140 Amaya 1,916 2,053 -6.90%
141 Jasmine 1,915 2,097 -9.07%
142 Amara 1,902 1,989 -4.47%
143 Daisy 1,877 1,729 8.21%
144 Reese 1,867 1,812 2.99%
145 Valerie 1,867 1,889 -1.17%
146 Brianna 1,859 1,927 -3.59%
147 Cecilia 1,846 1,855 -0.49%
148 Andrea 1,804 1,983 -9.45%
149 Summer 1,804 1,632 10.01%
150 Valeria 1,803 1,982 -9.46%
151 Norah 1,797 1,972 -9.29%
152 Ariella 1,792 1,418 23.30%
153 Esther 1,787 1,720 3.82%
154 Ashley 1,784 2,022 -12.51%
155 Emerson 1,774 1,860 -4.73%
156 Aubree 1,770 2,330 -27.32%
157 Isabel 1,756 2,051 -15.50%
158 Anastasia 1,750 1,890 -7.69%
159 Ryleigh 1,742 2,016 -14.58%
160 Khloe 1,729 2,023 -15.67%
161 Taylor 1,729 2,043 -16.65%
162 Londyn 1,728 1,657 4.19%
163 Lucia 1,724 1,813 -5.03%
164 Emersyn 1,715 1,915 -11.02%
165 Callie 1,712 1,626 5.15%
166 Sienna 1,708 1,622 5.17%
167 Blakely 1,698 1,607 5.51%
168 Kehlani 1,694 1,307 25.79%
169 Genevieve 1,685 1,714 -1.71%
170 Alina 1,683 1,827 -8.21%
171 Bailey 1,653 1,815 -9.34%
172 Juniper 1,645 1,537 6.79%
173 Maeve 1,637 1,300 22.95%
174 Molly 1,635 1,751 -6.85%
175 Harmony 1,611 1,701 -5.43%
176 Georgia 1,594 1,474 7.82%
177 Magnolia 1,592 1,317 18.91%
178 Catalina 1,584 1,561 1.46%
179 Freya 1,581 1,515 4.26%
180 Juliette 1,575 1,631 -3.49%
181 Sloane 1,571 1,544 1.73%
182 June 1,568 1,511 3.70%
183 Sara 1,565 1,738 -10.48%
184 Ada 1,548 1,463 5.65%
185 Kimberly 1,548 1,529 1.23%
186 River 1,540 1,427 7.62%
187 Ember 1,517 1,530 -0.85%
188 Juliana 1,515 1,650 -8.53%
189 Aliyah 1,511 1,669 -9.94%
190 Millie 1,494 1,310 13.12%
191 Brynlee 1,490 1,572 -5.36%
192 Teagan 1,485 1,592 -6.95%
193 Morgan 1,483 1,646 -10.42%
194 Jordyn 1,481 1,720 -14.93%
195 London 1,477 1,722 -15.32%
196 Alaina 1,475 1,577 -6.68%
197 Olive 1,474 1,428 3.17%
198 Rosalie 1,461 1,463 -0.14%
199 Alyssa 1,460 1,685 -14.31%
200 Ariel 1,454 1,677 -14.24%
201 Finley 1,429 1,569 -9.34%
202 Arabella 1,417 1,532 -7.80%
203 Journee 1,413 1,471 -4.02%
204 Hope 1,407 1,353 3.91%
205 Leila 1,399 1,383 1.15%
206 Alana 1,387 1,337 3.67%
207 Gemma 1,376 1,522 -10.08%
208 Vanessa 1,370 1,221 11.50%
209 Gracie 1,368 1,397 -2.10%
210 Noelle 1,359 1,390 -2.26%
211 Marley 1,356 1,325 2.31%
212 Elise 1,354 1,469 -8.15%
213 Presley 1,348 1,470 -8.66%
214 Kamila 1,339 1,320 1.43%
215 Zara 1,327 1,320 0.53%
216 Amy 1,326 1,476 -10.71%
217 Kayla 1,326 1,604 -18.98%
218 Payton 1,322 1,419 -7.08%
219 Blake 1,316 1,385 -5.11%
220 Ruth 1,315 1,345 -2.26%
221 Alani 1,303 1,072 19.45%
222 Annabelle 1,301 1,691 -26.07%
223 Sage 1,301 1,170 10.60%
224 Aspen 1,294 1,280 1.09%
225 Laila 1,294 1,452 -11.51%
226 Lila 1,290 1,366 -5.72%
227 Rachel 1,285 1,542 -18.18%
228 Trinity 1,283 1,633 -24.01%
229 Daniela 1,275 1,406 -9.77%
230 Alexa 1,272 1,998 -44.40%
231 Lilly 1,271 1,536 -18.88%
232 Lauren 1,269 1,508 -17.21%
233 Elsie 1,259 1,285 -2.04%
234 Margot 1,257 1,063 16.72%
235 Adelyn 1,255 1,292 -2.91%
236 Zuri 1,254 1,181 6.00%
237 Brooke 1,252 1,435 -13.62%
238 Sawyer 1,252 1,289 -2.91%
239 Lilah 1,249 1,150 8.25%
240 Lola 1,248 1,289 -3.23%
241 Selena 1,236 1,326 -7.03%
242 Mya 1,234 1,394 -12.18%
243 Sydney 1,234 1,531 -21.48%
244 Diana 1,222 1,432 -15.83%
245 Ana 1,221 1,383 -12.44%
246 Vera 1,207 1,280 -5.87%
247 Alayna 1,205 1,389 -14.19%
248 Nyla 1,202 1,267 -5.27%
249 Elaina 1,198 1,168 2.54%
250 Rebecca 1,192 1,252 -4.91%

Historical Data for Baby Girl Names

If you're interested to see how the trends and popularity of baby names for girls 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.