Kate as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Kate?

We estimate that there are 69,379 people named Kate who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Kate is the 385th most common for women, and the 717th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Kate?

The average person named Kate is 25.65 years old.

Is Kate a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

639 people named Kate were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 477th most popular name for girls, and the 957th most popular overall.

The popularity of Kate peaked in 1880, when it was the 79th most popular name for baby girls.

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

Kate is almost exclusively a female name. 99.9% of people named Kate are female.

Popularity of Kate in England

In 2020, Kate was the 771st most popular name for girls in England and Wales.