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 251 to 500.

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

Rank Name 2020 2019 Change
251 Angela 1,182 1,267 -6.94%
252 Kali 1,175 1,308 -10.71%
253 Alivia 1,171 1,272 -8.27%
254 Raegan 1,169 1,404 -18.27%
255 Rowan 1,166 1,347 -14.41%
256 Phoebe 1,163 1,144 1.65%
257 Camilla 1,162 1,218 -4.71%
258 Joanna 1,162 1,275 -9.27%
259 Malia 1,162 1,257 -7.85%
260 Vivienne 1,159 1,089 6.23%
261 Dakota 1,158 1,265 -8.83%
262 Brooklynn 1,156 1,258 -8.45%
263 Evangeline 1,156 1,216 -5.06%
264 Camille 1,154 1,266 -9.26%
265 Jane 1,154 1,184 -2.57%
266 Nicole 1,149 1,358 -16.67%
267 Catherine 1,144 1,302 -12.92%
268 Jocelyn 1,138 1,517 -28.55%
269 Julianna 1,136 1,233 -8.19%
270 Lena 1,135 1,242 -9.00%
271 Lucille 1,130 1,123 0.62%
272 Mckenna 1,130 1,146 -1.41%
273 Paige 1,130 1,371 -19.27%
274 Adelaide 1,128 1,061 6.12%
275 Charlee 1,128 1,164 -3.14%
276 Mariana 1,125 1,248 -10.37%
277 Myla 1,125 1,089 3.25%
278 Mckenzie 1,123 1,322 -16.28%
279 Tessa 1,123 1,264 -11.81%
280 Miriam 1,121 1,157 -3.16%
281 Oakley 1,120 902 21.56%
282 Kailani 1,118 900 21.61%
283 Alayah 1,117 893 22.29%
284 Amira 1,116 1,162 -4.04%
285 Adaline 1,106 1,162 -4.94%
286 Phoenix 1,103 1,020 7.82%
287 Milani 1,093 873 22.38%
288 Annie 1,092 1,102 -0.91%
289 Lia 1,091 1,160 -6.13%
290 Angelina 1,089 1,145 -5.01%
291 Harley 1,089 1,218 -11.18%
292 Cali 1,081 1,211 -11.34%
293 Maggie 1,079 1,129 -4.53%
294 Hayden 1,078 1,137 -5.33%
295 Leia 1,078 955 12.10%
296 Fiona 1,076 1,249 -14.88%
297 Briella 1,072 1,056 1.50%
298 Journey 1,068 1,283 -18.29%
299 Lennon 1,067 797 28.97%
300 Saylor 1,063 1,051 1.14%
301 Jayla 1,061 1,283 -18.94%
302 Kaia 1,060 1,007 5.13%
303 Thea 1,060 1,141 -7.36%
304 Adriana 1,056 1,283 -19.41%
305 Mariah 1,054 1,186 -11.79%
306 Juliet 1,031 1,223 -17.04%
307 Oaklynn 1,028 622 49.21%
308 Kiara 1,025 1,086 -5.78%
309 Alexis 1,019 1,323 -25.96%
310 Haven 1,018 1,024 -0.59%
311 Aniyah 1,015 1,142 -11.78%
312 Delaney 1,012 1,154 -13.11%
313 Gracelynn 1,011 886 13.18%
314 Kendall 1,009 1,213 -18.36%
315 Winter 997 979 1.82%
316 Lilith 995 769 25.62%
317 Logan 992 993 -0.10%
318 Amiyah 989 1,105 -11.08%
319 Evie 982 974 0.82%
320 Alexandria 975 1,097 -11.78%
321 Gracelyn 958 950 0.84%
322 Gabriela 957 952 0.52%
323 Sutton 954 752 23.68%
324 Harlow 952 1,004 -5.32%
325 Madilyn 943 999 -5.77%
326 Makayla 942 1,253 -28.34%
327 Evelynn 937 1,028 -9.26%
328 Gia 933 756 20.96%
329 Nina 933 1,001 -7.03%
330 Amina 930 986 -5.85%
331 Giselle 930 975 -4.72%
332 Brynn 926 1,055 -13.02%
333 Blair 922 768 18.22%
334 Amari 921 1,037 -11.85%
335 Octavia 917 846 8.05%
336 Michelle 916 1,138 -21.62%
337 Talia 912 965 -5.65%
338 Demi 910 807 12.00%
339 Alaya 905 780 14.84%
340 Kaylani 905 759 17.55%
341 Izabella 904 1,017 -11.76%
342 Fatima 902 980 -8.29%
343 Tatum 897 881 1.80%
344 Makenzie 895 943 -5.22%
345 Lilliana 890 1,006 -12.24%
346 Arielle 883 966 -8.98%
347 Palmer 883 674 26.85%
348 Melissa 881 933 -5.73%
349 Willa 881 887 -0.68%
350 Samara 874 978 -11.23%
351 Destiny 871 1,039 -17.59%
352 Dahlia 867 844 2.69%
353 Celeste 865 837 3.29%
354 Ainsley 863 654 27.55%
355 Rylie 863 926 -7.04%
356 Reign 862 788 8.97%
357 Laura 860 947 -9.63%
358 Adelynn 857 993 -14.70%
359 Gabrielle 857 916 -6.66%
360 Remington 850 834 1.90%
361 Wren 850 741 13.70%
362 Brinley 848 809 4.71%
363 Amora 846 888 -4.84%
364 Lainey 844 818 3.13%
365 Collins 842 765 9.58%
366 Lexi 840 950 -12.29%
367 Aitana 838 525 45.93%
368 Alessandra 837 1,001 -17.85%
369 Kenzie 834 780 6.69%
370 Raelyn 830 917 -9.96%
371 Elle 827 890 -7.34%
372 Everlee 824 827 -0.36%
373 Haisley 821 370 75.73%
374 Hallie 820 775 5.64%
375 Wynter 817 692 16.57%
376 Daleyza 816 907 -10.56%
377 Gwendolyn 811 848 -4.46%
378 Paislee 807 865 -6.94%
379 Ariyah 804 903 -11.60%
380 Veronica 802 880 -9.27%
381 Heidi 801 842 -4.99%
382 Anaya 800 777 2.92%
383 Cataleya 798 759 5.01%
384 Kira 798 815 -2.11%
385 Avianna 797 668 17.61%
386 Felicity 796 868 -8.65%
387 Aylin 795 671 16.92%
388 Miracle 793 856 -7.64%
389 Sabrina 793 785 1.01%
390 Lana 790 812 -2.75%
391 Ophelia 790 808 -2.25%
392 Elianna 786 660 17.43%
393 Royalty 782 928 -17.08%
394 Madeleine 781 862 -9.86%
395 Esmeralda 779 822 -5.37%
396 Joy 778 911 -15.75%
397 Kalani 777 666 15.38%
398 Esme 775 740 4.62%
399 Jessica 775 965 -21.84%
400 Leighton 774 752 2.88%
401 Ariah 771 862 -11.15%
402 Makenna 771 830 -7.37%
403 Nylah 770 864 -11.51%
404 Viviana 763 749 1.85%
405 Camryn 762 772 -1.30%
406 Cassidy 762 863 -12.43%
407 Dream 762 583 26.62%
408 Luciana 762 779 -2.21%
409 Maisie 760 906 -17.53%
410 Stevie 760 588 25.52%
411 Kate 759 984 -25.82%
412 Lyric 756 860 -12.87%
413 Daniella 751 767 -2.11%
414 Alicia 744 753 -1.20%
415 Daphne 744 733 1.49%
416 Frances 736 716 2.75%
417 Charli 735 594 21.22%
418 Raven 735 741 -0.81%
419 Paris 733 910 -21.55%
420 Nayeli 721 738 -2.33%
421 Serena 721 747 -3.54%
422 Heaven 720 744 -3.28%
423 Bianca 719 682 5.28%
424 Helen 718 741 -3.15%
425 Hattie 717 689 3.98%
426 Averie 715 656 8.61%
427 Mabel 712 710 0.28%
428 Selah 710 694 2.28%
429 Allie 706 862 -19.90%
430 Marlee 705 695 1.43%
431 Kinley 703 767 -8.71%
432 Regina 703 750 -6.47%
433 Carmen 700 741 -5.69%
434 Jennifer 699 783 -11.34%
435 Jordan 697 768 -9.69%
436 Alison 696 754 -8.00%
437 Stephanie 696 892 -24.69%
438 Maren 695 610 13.03%
439 Kayleigh 694 642 7.78%
440 Angel 690 781 -12.37%
441 Annalise 690 678 1.75%
442 Jacqueline 690 815 -16.61%
443 Braelynn 686 680 0.88%
444 Emory 686 649 5.54%
445 Rosemary 685 765 -11.03%
446 Scarlet 682 827 -19.22%
447 Amanda 681 767 -11.88%
448 Danielle 678 736 -8.20%
449 Emelia 678 701 -3.34%
450 Ryan 678 773 -13.09%
451 Carolina 676 752 -10.64%
452 Astrid 675 599 11.93%
453 Kensley 675 653 3.31%
454 Shiloh 675 669 0.89%
455 Maci 673 823 -20.05%
456 Francesca 671 638 5.04%
457 Rory 670 670 0.00%
458 Celine 668 639 4.44%
459 Kamryn 668 656 1.81%
460 Zariah 665 650 2.28%
461 Liana 664 667 -0.45%
462 Poppy 664 629 5.41%
463 Maliyah 663 764 -14.16%
464 Keira 661 885 -28.98%
465 Skyler 656 710 -7.91%
466 Noa 655 539 19.43%
467 Skye 654 750 -13.68%
468 Nadia 649 752 -14.70%
469 Addilyn 647 614 5.23%
470 Rosie 646 541 17.69%
471 Eve 644 646 -0.31%
472 Sarai 644 727 -12.11%
473 Edith 643 625 2.84%
474 Jolene 643 691 -7.20%
475 Maddison 639 733 -13.70%
476 Meadow 638 627 1.74%
477 Charleigh 637 736 -14.42%
478 Matilda 631 694 -9.51%
479 Elliott 630 672 -6.45%
480 Madelynn 630 676 -7.04%
481 Holly 629 649 -3.13%
482 Leona 628 612 2.58%
483 Azalea 627 574 8.83%
484 Katie 626 681 -8.42%
485 Mira 624 681 -8.74%
486 Ari 622 502 21.35%
487 Kaitlyn 622 699 -11.66%
488 Danna 620 619 0.16%
489 Cameron 619 562 9.65%
490 Kyla 619 671 -8.06%
491 Bristol 618 786 -23.93%
492 Kora 616 659 -6.75%
493 Armani 615 517 17.31%
494 Nia 615 629 -2.25%
495 Malani 611 432 34.32%
496 Dylan 610 728 -17.64%
497 Remy 610 569 6.96%
498 Maia 609 587 3.68%
499 Dior 605 497 19.60%
500 Legacy 604 489 21.04%

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.

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