Joy as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Joy?

We estimate that there are 108,145 people named Joy who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Joy is the 259th most common for women, and the 498th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Joy?

The average person named Joy is 49.91 years old.

Is Joy a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

697 people named Joy were born in the U.S. in 2022. It was the 467th most popular name for girls, and the 904th most popular overall.

The popularity of Joy peaked in 1974, when it was the 109th most popular name for baby girls.

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

Joy is mostly a female name, but there are some men named Joy. 99.0% of people named Joy are female, while 1.0% are male.

Popularity of Joy in England

In 2020, Joy was the 525th most popular name for girls in England and Wales.