Rita as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Rita?

We estimate that there are 146,042 people named Rita who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Rita is the 190th most common for women, and the 372nd most common overall.

How Old are People Named Rita?

The average person named Rita is 65.20 years old.

Is Rita a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

164 people named Rita were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 1,365th most popular name for girls, and the 2,544th most popular overall.

The popularity of Rita peaked in 1930, when it was the 42nd most popular name for baby girls.

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

Rita is almost exclusively a female name. 99.8% of people named Rita are female.

Popularity of Rita in England

In 2020, Rita was the 674th most popular name for girls in England and Wales.