Lee as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Lee?

We estimate that there are 167,900 people named Lee who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Lee is the 201st most common for men, and the 333rd most common overall.

How Old are People Named Lee?

The average person named Lee is 55.34 years old.

Is Lee a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

399 people named Lee were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 705th most popular name for boys, and the 1,378th most popular overall.

The popularity of Lee peaked in 1900, when it was the 39th most popular name for baby boys.

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

Lee is a unisex name, but more common for men. 75.7% of people named Lee are male, while 24.3% are female.

Facts About the Name Lee

Popularity of Lee in England

In 2020, Lee was the 785th most popular name for boys in England and Wales.