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June Name Popularity

    

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How popular is June?

In 2017 the somewhat popular name June, ranked the 244th Most Popular Girls Name in the United States.

Presently one of the top 250 most popular, June has been less popular than the top 1000 in the past.

Position 39, its highest popularity ranking, was reached in 1925 with 6,650 occurrences.

In any year, the least number of babies named June was 14 in 1880.

Decidely upward trends in the number of babies given the name June occurred roughly during the years 1881-1884, 1885-1890, 1895-1898, 1904-1925, and 2003-2016, whereas unequivocal downward movement occurred about 1934-1939, 1940-1945, 1953-1956, 1958-1961, 1962-1968, 1969-1973, 1978-1984, and 1985-1988.

The popularity trend for June has been soaring upward for a while. Of late, continuing the trend, the number of parents selecting the name June for their newborn has risen.

What does the future hold for the popularity of June?

Overall, when compared to its most prominent year, the name's popularity is at a low point.

The name June is favored by many parents and will probably continue to rise upward in popularity.

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   June (Girl)June (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2017 1,288 244 18 5,169
2016 1,187 268 16 5,647
2015 1,132 280 16 5,609
2014 1,048 316 11 7,267
2013 869 364 11 7,271
2012 715 435 13 6,477
2011 630 470 15 5,806
2010 495 594 8 9,207
2009 440 663 14 6,256
2008 320 872 13 6,581
2007 237 1,097 11 7,331
2006 199 1,211 8 9,121
2005 115 1,722 10 7,384
2004 112 1,728 10 7,253
2003 92 1,975 10 6,977
2002 107 1,715 6 10,011
2001 96 1,840 6 9,890
2000 114 1,565 17 4,478
1999 87 1,838 6 9,278
1998 89 1,768 7 8,005
1997 93 1,690 11 5,467
1996 83 1,785 15 4,283
1995 88 1,675 6 8,315
1994 113 1,419 14 4,412
1993 99 1,567 14 4,351
1992 104 1,510 16 3,839
1991 110 1,446 19 3,269
1990 100 1,535 16 3,690
1989 128 1,240 13 4,158
1988 121 1,232 14 3,609
1987 151 1,026 14 3,425
1986 158 992 9 4,652
1985 178 894 9 4,508
1984 155 946 9 4,382
1983 181 846 12 3,524
1982 214 769 12 3,582
1981 226 732 10 3,993
1980 233 720 6 5,891
1979 279 627 9 4,224
1978 293 584 9 3,999
1977 248 653 11 3,483
1976 284 578 < 5 --
1975 300 561 13 2,993
1974 314 538 16 2,509
1973 304 549 7 4,287
1972 403 461 8 3,790
1971 526 410 7 4,168
1970 565 406 11 2,979
1969 599 383 6 4,167
1968 592 375 12 2,506
1967 768 312 10 2,688
1966 910 280 19 1,791
1965 1,049 268 15 2,123
1964 1,373 236 7 3,448
1963 1,368 238 8 3,184
1962 1,454 222 16 2,078
1961 1,472 224 14 2,282
1960 1,645 208 17 2,014
1959 1,803 197 16 2,074
1958 1,828 191 20 1,804
1957 1,855 189 19 1,863
1956 1,952 182 18 1,911
1955 2,149 164 24 1,587
1954 2,363 152 24 1,580
1953 2,264 155 27 1,466
1952 2,318 148 18 1,832
1951 2,279 142 25 1,506
1950 2,290 137 20 1,681
1949 2,286 138 21 1,643
1948 2,391 127 20 1,681
1947 2,839 120 22 1,627
1946 2,563 116 28 1,346
1945 2,070 121 26 1,313
1944 2,203 121 19 1,605
1943 2,491 111 34 1,177
1942 2,608 107 39 1,100
1941 2,766 90 37 1,081
1940 2,948 82 37 1,083
1939 2,864 83 45 939
1938 3,142 79 42 985
1937 3,379 71 52 850
1936 3,519 62 49 877
1935 3,839 55 44 960
1934 4,385 46 62 788
1933 4,678 45 63 773
1932 4,843 44 65 789
1931 5,002 44 60 812
1930 5,094 47 79 700
1929 5,092 48 69 776
1928 5,519 44 78 727
1927 5,736 43 73 770
1926 6,075 40 69 788
1925 6,650 39 74 771
1924 6,150 45 79 750
1923 5,810 42 84 711
1922 5,382 45 89 694
1921 5,155 50 75 777
1920 4,911 53 73 778
1919 3,963 64 73 757
1918 4,034 66 78 725
1917 3,370 73 57 852
1916 2,840 86 69 728
1915 2,139 96 46 920
1914 1,148 132 44 799
1913 710 163 27 958
1912 467 205 25 905
1911 278 236 8 1,339
1910 295 218 12 961
1909 213 242 17 666
1908 206 236 16 671
1907 193 243 12 795
1906 153 269 9 890
1905 148 272 7 1,038
1904 133 273 9 847
1903 143 258 12 677
1902 128 278 6 1,085
1901 113 279 12 621
1900 126 291 9 942
1899 95 303 8 828
1898 118 281 15 556
1897 91 305 12 629
1896 82 322 14 571
1895 77 326 10 725
1894 76 322 11 653
1893 62 342 14 522
1892 56 354 10 718
1891 68 304 9 673
1890 63 319 8 785
1889 54 339 7 850
1888 50 341 10 674
1887 25 454 12 532
1886 33 373 11 587
1885 34 345 8 736
1884 43 294 10 639
1883 24 381 6 846
1882 22 383 12 562
1881 16 423 10 575
1880 14 458 9 661

United States name popularity data is provided by the Social Security Administration and is based on Social Security card applications.

Data for a given year is not made available until well into the next year.

Data reflects what was recorded and has not been edited for errors, so for example the gender associated with a name may be incorrect.

The more babies that are given a particular name, the higher the popularity ranking. If multiple names have the same usage, the tie is broken by assigning popularity rank in alphabetical order. Therefore in the case of names with fewer occurrences, names with the same number of occurrences may have vastly different rankings because they will be interranked alphabetically.

To safeguard privacy, the SSA does not include names with less than 5 occurrences.

Please note, we update the data each May when the SSA releases new figures. All data changes at that time, including previous years, which will change minutely based on new information.