Esther as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Esther?

We estimate that there are 101,278 people named Esther who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Esther is the 272nd most common for women, and the 521st most common overall.

How Old are People Named Esther?

The average person named Esther is 42.71 years old.

Is Esther a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

2,008 people named Esther were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 138th most popular name for girls, and the 333rd 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.