Josh as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Josh?

We estimate that there are 14,260 people named Josh who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Josh is the 848th most common for men, and the 1,931st most common overall.

How Old are People Named Josh?

The average person named Josh is 35.28 years old.

Is Josh a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

89 people named Josh were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 1,791st most popular name for boys, and the 3,839th most popular overall.

The popularity of Josh peaked in 1880, when it was the 299th most popular name for baby boys.

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

Josh is almost exclusively a male name. The Social Security Administration does not record any females born with the name Josh.

Popularity of Josh in England

In 2020, Josh was the 509th most popular name for boys in England and Wales.