Leon as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Leon?

We estimate that there are 89,819 people named Leon who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Leon is the 270th most common for men, and the 593rd most common overall.

How Old are People Named Leon?

The average person named Leon is 45.30 years old.

Is Leon a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

2,447 people named Leon were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 148th most popular name for boys, and the 267th most popular overall.

The popularity of Leon peaked in 1926, when it was the 73rd most popular name for baby boys.

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

Leon is almost exclusively a male name. 99.4% of people named Leon are male.

Popularity of Leon in England

In 2020, Leon was the 93rd most popular name for boys in England and Wales.