Clay as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Clay?

We estimate that there are 31,521 people named Clay who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Clay is the 548th most common for men, and the 1,215th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Clay?

The average person named Clay is 37.51 years old.

Is Clay a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

491 people named Clay were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 580th most popular name for boys, and the 1,181st most popular overall.

The popularity of Clay peaked in 1961, when it was the 259th most popular name for baby boys.

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

Clay is almost exclusively a male name. 99.6% of people named Clay are male.

Popularity of Clay in England

In 2020, Clay was the 631st most popular name for boys in England and Wales.