Axel as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Axel?

We estimate that there are 58,108 people named Axel who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Axel is the 369th most common for men, and the 807th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Axel?

The average person named Axel is 8.52 years old.

Is Axel a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

4,333 people named Axel were born in the U.S. in 2022. It was the 77th most popular name for boys, and the 131st most popular overall.

The popularity of Axel peaked in 2020, when it was the 72nd most popular name for baby boys.

Is Axel a Boy's Name or a Girl's Name?

Axel is almost exclusively a male name. 99.7% of people named Axel are male.

Facts About the Name Axel

Popularity of Axel in England

In 2020, Axel was the 168th most popular name for boys in England and Wales.