Harold as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Harold?

We estimate that there are 169,618 people named Harold who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Harold is the 163rd most common for men, and the 330th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Harold?

The average person named Harold is 63.99 years old.

Is Harold a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

246 people named Harold were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 926th most popular name for boys, and the 1,919th most popular overall.

The popularity of Harold peaked between 1920–1921, when it was the 12th most popular name for baby boys.

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

Harold is almost exclusively a male name. 99.5% of people named Harold are male.

Facts About the Name Harold

Popularity of Harold in England

In 2020, Harold was the in England and Wales.