Names.org
Popularity
147k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Georgia

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Farmer
  • #475 All Time
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
1.5m George (Greek)
13k Georgie (American)
1k Giorgio (Italian)
< 1k Georgiy (Russian)

How popular is the name "Georgia" in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 259 259 0 #84 girl name
1881 256 256 0 #89 girl name
1882 320 320 0 #81 girl name
1883 325 325 0 #84 girl name
1884 346 341 5 #90 girl name
1885 371 371 0 #84 girl name
1886 395 395 0 #86 girl name
1887 351 351 0 #92 girl name
1888 482 477 5 #84 girl name
1889 445 445 0 #91 girl name
1890 512 512 0 #83 girl name
1891 444 444 0 #96 girl name
1892 557 552 5 #87 girl name
1893 546 541 5 #87 girl name
1894 535 535 0 #94 girl name
1895 567 562 5 #94 girl name
1896 562 562 0 #93 girl name
1897 537 529 8
1898 662 654 8 #92 girl name
1899 553 553 0 #99 girl name
1900 772 765 7 #87 girl name
1901 549 549 0 #96 girl name
1902 664 664 0 #91 girl name
1903 632 632 0 #94 girl name
1904 741 736 5 #89 girl name
1905 723 723 0 #94 girl name
1906 713 706 7 #96 girl name
1907 794 787 7 #92 girl name
1908 768 768 0 #97 girl name
1909 819 813 6 #97 girl name
1910 1,010 1,010 0 #91 girl name
1911 964 957 7 #96 girl name
1912 1,203 1,195 8
1913 1,391 1,382 9 #100 girl name
1914 1,506 1,492 14
1915 1,864 1,853 11
1916 2,003 1,992 11
1917 2,174 2,163 11
1918 2,361 2,344 17
1919 2,306 2,283 23
1920 2,373 2,355 18
1921 2,323 2,313 10
1922 2,378 2,364 14
1923 2,389 2,369 20
1924 2,415 2,395 20
1925 2,431 2,412 19
1926 2,369 2,351 18
1927 2,261 2,254 7
1928 2,319 2,291 28
1929 2,143 2,124 19
1930 2,173 2,157 16
1931 1,971 1,958 13
1932 2,082 2,063 19
1933 1,825 1,813 12
1934 1,937 1,918 19
1935 1,883 1,871 12
1936 1,832 1,819 13
1937 1,829 1,812 17
1938 1,775 1,761 14
1939 1,839 1,831 8
1940 1,784 1,773 11
1941 2,068 2,051 17
1942 2,230 2,214 16
1943 2,391 2,378 13
1944 2,373 2,360 13
1945 2,327 2,318 9
1946 2,319 2,308 11
1947 2,481 2,475 6
1948 2,325 2,313 12
1949 2,214 2,201 13
1950 1,947 1,941 6
1951 1,939 1,929 10
1952 1,754 1,747 7
1953 1,743 1,743 0
1954 1,538 1,533 5
1955 1,487 1,479 8
1956 1,313 1,305 8
1957 1,254 1,248 6
1958 1,122 1,112 10
1959 1,015 1,015 0
1960 993 988 5
1961 1,029 1,029 0
1962 914 908 6
1963 912 907 5
1964 876 871 5
1965 720 720 0
1966 655 655 0
1967 673 673 0
1968 582 582 0
1969 560 560 0
1970 507 507 0
1971 470 470 0
1972 427 427 0
1973 381 381 0
1974 360 360 0
1975 349 349 0
1976 340 340 0
1977 372 366 6
1978 349 349 0
1979 365 365 0
1980 332 332 0
1981 305 305 0
1982 289 284 5
1983 304 299 5
1984 295 295 0
1985 271 271 0
1986 245 245 0
1987 261 261 0
1988 303 303 0
1989 284 275 9
1990 291 291 0
1991 320 320 0
1992 382 382 0
1993 365 365 0
1994 341 341 0
1995 366 366 0
1996 395 395 0
1997 449 449 0
1998 619 619 0
1999 858 858 0
2000 929 929 0
2001 741 741 0
2002 782 782 0
2003 810 810 0
2004 854 854 0
2005 1,007 1,007 0
2006 1,214 1,214 0
2007 1,141 1,141 0
2008 1,072 1,072 0
2009 981 981 0
2010 987 987 0
2011 1,044 1,044 0
2012 1,065 1,065 0
2013 1,259 1,259 0
2014 1,319 1,319 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Georgia? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 147,467 babies born with the name Georgia in the United States. That's more than enough Georgias to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 259 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Georgia" was in 1947 with a total of 2,475 babies. (That's a lot of baby Georgias)

According to the 1938 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Georgia" ranks #67 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 81 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1938. Across the entire United States a total of 1,775 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Answer a few simple questions to help us improve the information we display about names on the site.

Where is the name Georgia popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Georgia in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Georgia" mean? The list below shows the origins of Georgia as well as things modernly associated with the name Georgia such as celebrities named Georgia.

English

Origin and Meaning of Georgia

The name "Georgia" is of English origin, and it means "Farmer". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Georgia O'Keeffe

Georgia O'Keeffe is an artist. Georgia was born in 1887 as Georgia Totto O'Keeffe in Near Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, U.S.

Popularity:

Georgia Drãgan

Georgia was born in 1983.

Popularity:

Alternative Meanings

G is for gem, the jewel you are.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

G is for glitter, the spark that is you.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

Your name in reverse order is "Aigroeg". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Goergai". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Georgia born Apr 13, 2001

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Spain approximately on 475. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

Name poster for Georgia

Name poster for Georgia(click to save the high quality version)

Here's something for you to ponder on...

Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.

Names Searched Right Now

< 1k Krulcifer
< 1k Asisipho
< 1k Dayra
< 1k Mukesh
< 1k Haeje
< 1k Jubi
< 1k Pig
< 1k Takib
< 1k Nagito
< 1k Tali
< 1k Nicanor
< 1k Leolo
< 1k Noori
287k Jimmy
93k Bob
< 1k Zarco
1k Ladd
< 1k Jashan
551k Alice
< 1k Nyair