Penelope as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Penelope?

We estimate that there are 91,751 people named Penelope who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Penelope is the 308th most common for women, and the 585th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Penelope?

The average person named Penelope is 14.92 years old.

Is Penelope a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

6,041 people named Penelope were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 23rd most popular name for girls, and the 74th most popular overall.

The popularity of Penelope peaked in 2022, when it was the 21st most popular name for baby girls.

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

Penelope is almost exclusively a female name. More than 99.9% of people named Penelope are female.

Popularity of Penelope in England

In 2020, Penelope was the 44th most popular name for girls in England and Wales.