Lou as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Lou?

We estimate that there are 18,800 people named Lou who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Lou is the 993rd most common for women, and the 1,618th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Lou?

The average person named Lou is 63.98 years old.

Is Lou a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

131 people named Lou were born in the U.S. in 2022. It was the 2,083rd most popular name for boys, and the 2,958th most popular overall.

The popularity of Lou peaked in 1883, when it was the 136th most popular name for baby girls.

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

Lou is a unisex name, but more common for women. 88.2% of people named Lou are female, while 11.8% are male.

Popularity of Lou in England

In 2020, Lou was the in England and Wales.