Betty as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Betty?

We estimate that there are 353,249 people named Betty who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Betty is the 66th most common for women, and the 140th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Betty?

The average person named Betty is 74.58 years old.

Is Betty a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

200 people named Betty were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 1,193rd most popular name for girls, and the 2,237th most popular overall.

The popularity of Betty peaked between 1928–1934, when it was the 2nd most popular name for baby girls.

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

Betty is almost exclusively a female name. 99.7% of people named Betty are female.

Facts About the Name Betty

Popularity of Betty in England

In 2020, Betty was the 413rd most popular name for girls in England and Wales.