Esther as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Esther?

We estimate that there are 101,262 people named Esther who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Esther is the 269th most common for women, and the 515th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Esther?

The average person named Esther is 43.44 years old.

Is Esther a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

2,060 people named Esther were born in the U.S. in 2022. It was the 139th most popular name for girls, and the 336th most popular overall.

The popularity of Esther peaked in 1896, when it was the 27th most popular name for baby girls.

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

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

Popularity of Esther in England

In 2020, Esther was the 167th most popular name for girls in England and Wales.