Ellen as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Ellen?

We estimate that there are 157,975 people named Ellen who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Ellen is the 173rd most common for women, and the 346th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Ellen?

The average person named Ellen is 58.99 years old.

Is Ellen a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

251 people named Ellen were born in the U.S. in 2022. It was the 1,020th most popular name for girls, and the 1,908th most popular overall.

The popularity of Ellen peaked in 1946, when it was the 58th most popular name for baby girls.

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

Ellen is almost exclusively a female name. 99.8% of people named Ellen are female.

Popularity of Ellen in England

In 2020, Ellen was the 494th most popular name for girls in England and Wales.