Joan as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Joan?

We estimate that there are 252,873 people named Joan who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Joan is the 107th most common for women, and the 208th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Joan?

The average person named Joan is 71.15 years old.

Is Joan a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

359 people named Joan were born in the U.S. in 2022. It was the 1,076th most popular name for boys, and the 1,501st most popular overall.

The popularity of Joan peaked between 1931–1933, when it was the 5th most popular name for baby girls.

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

Joan is mostly a female name, but there are some men named Joan. 97.8% of people named Joan are female, while 2.2% are male.

Facts About the Name Joan

Popularity of Joan in England

In 2020, Joan was the in England and Wales.