Fred as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Fred?

We estimate that there are 102,853 people named Fred who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Fred is the 244th most common for men, and the 513rd most common overall.

How Old are People Named Fred?

The average person named Fred is 65.61 years old.

Is Fred a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

98 people named Fred were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 1,705th most popular name for boys, and the 3,628th most popular overall.

The popularity of Fred peaked in 1885, when it was the 14th most popular name for baby boys.

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

Fred is almost exclusively a male name. 99.4% of people named Fred are male.

Facts About the Name Fred

Popularity of Fred in England

In 2020, Fred was the 582nd most popular name for boys in England and Wales.