Top 25 Female Baby Names,
Michigan, 2000 and 2020



2000

2020



Rank Name Frequency Rank Name Frequency


Total Female Births: 66,545 Total Female Births: 50,889


1. Emily 950 1. Charlotte 461
2. Hannah 902 2. Amelia 457
3. Madison 863 3. Olivia 456
4. Alexis 758 4. Ava 408
5. Olivia 652 5. Emma 405
6. Lauren 617 6. Evelyn 368
7. Samantha 600 7. Sophia 353
8. Sarah 594 8. Harper 321
9. Taylor 577 9. Isabella 277
10. Kayla 549 10. Nora 251
11. Ashley 544 11. Eleanor 247
12. Megan 538 12-13. Ella 233
13. Alyssa 531 12-13. Mia 233
14. Grace 514 14. Madison 215
15. Emma 511 15. Elizabeth 208
16. Elizabeth 494 16. Mila 204
17. Abigail 485 17. Abigail 200
18. Sydney 464 18-19. Grace 198
19. Jessica 460 18-19. Layla 198
20. Morgan 446 20. Avery 195
21. Rachel 435 21. Gianna 191
22. Anna 428 22. Violet 187
23. Brianna 390 23. Nova 185
24. Haley 363 24-25. Chloe 184
25. Julia 334 24-25. Hazel 184

 

 

Note: The frequency is calculated by counting the unique spelling of the name.  For example, in order to determine the frequency of the name "Kathy", babies named "Cathy" would not be considered, even though the two names sound alike and would have a higher rank if both were counted as one.
Source: 2020 and 2000 Michigan Resident Birth File. Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

March 7, 2022