Sterling as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Sterling?

We estimate that there are 29,496 people named Sterling who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Sterling is the 608th most common for men, and the 1,265th most common overall.

How Old are People Named Sterling?

The average person named Sterling is 29.06 years old.

Is Sterling a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

968 people named Sterling were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 401st most popular name for boys, and the 671st most popular overall.

The popularity of Sterling peaked in 1895, when it was the 305th most popular name for baby boys.

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

Sterling is a unisex name, but more common for men. 89.3% of people named Sterling are male, while 10.7% are female.

Popularity of Sterling in England

In 2020, Sterling was the in England and Wales.