Christopher as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Christopher?

We estimate that there are 1,918,720 people named Christopher who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Christopher is the 7th most common for men, and the 7th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Christopher?

The average person named Christopher is 38.06 years old.

Is Christopher a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

5,177 people named Christopher were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 55th most popular name for boys, and the 97th most popular overall.

The popularity of Christopher peaked between 1979–1994, when it was the 2nd most popular name for baby boys.

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

Christopher is almost exclusively a male name. 99.5% of people named Christopher are male.

Popularity of Christopher in England

In 2020, Christopher was the 179th most popular name for boys in England and Wales.