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Lacey Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Lacey?

Ranking 650th in popularity in the United States for girls in 2018, the name Lacey is less frequently given.

Currently in the top 1000, this name has not always been in the top 1000.

It reached its highest popularity ranking of #116 in 1984 with 2,399 occurrences.

In any year, the least number of babies named Lacey was less than 5, most recently in 1938.

Approximately during the years 1951-1954, 1958-1962, 1964-1970, and 1972-1982, the name Lacey took a definitive turn upwards in popularity whereas unequivocal downward movement occurred about 1991-1996, and 1998-2002.

Sometimes the name Lacey has been more popular as a girls name and sometimes it has been more popular as a boys.

Currently, the name is at a very low point when compared to its most popular year.

How popular will Lacey be?

Lacey's popularity has steadily decreased for some time. Of late, continuing the trend, the number of parents selecting the name Lacey for their newborn has dropped.

The name Lacey still has a solid footing but will probably continue to drift downward in popularity.

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   Lacey (Girl)Lacey (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 453 650 < 5 --
2017 501 599 < 5 --
2016 636 488 < 5 --
2015 674 479 < 5 --
2014 652 482 < 5 --
2013 656 467 6 11,554
2012 621 494 < 5 --
2011 707 440 < 5 --
2010 705 436 < 5 --
2009 739 432 7 10,522
2008 794 406 < 5 --
2007 838 392 5 13,542
2006 711 448 < 5 --
2005 696 438 < 5 --
2004 714 424 10 7,311
2003 812 371 8 8,290
2002 602 470 8 8,122
2001 694 415 5 11,600
2000 792 371 < 5 --
1999 867 346 8 7,551
1998 941 321 5 10,587
1997 988 290 7 7,760
1996 1,053 277 14 4,520
1995 1,209 236 7 7,449
1994 1,398 209 12 4,984
1993 1,522 194 8 6,578
1992 1,754 173 20 3,287
1991 2,071 145 17 3,556
1990 2,047 148 15 3,888
1989 2,076 143 19 3,162
1988 2,243 129 20 2,812
1987 2,399 117 20 2,683
1986 2,266 121 14 3,359
1985 2,358 124 20 2,558
1984 2,399 116 21 2,403
1983 2,383 128 24 2,177
1982 2,382 125 23 2,242
1981 1,369 194 24 2,172
1980 897 277 18 2,677
1979 789 303 11 3,710
1978 788 293 17 2,617
1977 304 573 10 3,732
1976 242 639 19 2,382
1975 294 565 17 2,500
1974 83 1,291 14 2,740
1973 94 1,162 11 3,136
1972 69 1,420 24 1,851
1971 70 1,470 12 2,905
1970 89 1,253 20 2,032
1969 65 1,461 15 2,262
1968 55 1,548 17 2,000
1967 31 2,147 23 1,627
1966 27 2,325 12 2,396
1965 32 2,088 10 2,701
1964 25 2,505 13 2,364
1963 34 2,039 16 2,080
1962 55 1,517 17 2,001
1961 28 2,272 17 2,040
1960 19 2,862 16 2,081
1959 18 2,815 13 2,364
1958 18 2,809 16 2,067
1957 23 2,384 12 2,440
1956 12 3,588 18 1,915
1955 16 2,894 16 2,009
1954 19 2,559 17 1,932
1953 16 2,752 20 1,745
1952 10 3,674 27 1,477
1951 6 5,147 10 2,574
1950 7 4,530 22 1,592
1949 12 3,089 27 1,422
1948 8 4,054 18 1,785
1947 13 2,982 13 2,213
1946 6 4,713 9 2,621
1945 7 3,843 11 2,195
1944 10 3,046 10 2,395
1943 6 4,445 13 2,122
1942 7 3,935 12 2,211
1941 5 4,736 22 1,469
1940 6 4,106 15 1,854
1939 6 4,022 15 1,835
1938 < 5 -- 12 2,137
1937 < 5 -- 9 2,587
1936 5 4,544 17 1,689
1935 < 5 -- 23 1,441
1934 < 5 -- 17 1,757
1933 6 3,982 21 1,519
1932 < 5 -- 6 3,584
1931 < 5 -- 5 4,069
1930 5 4,910 11 2,532
1929 < 5 -- 19 1,760
1928 < 5 -- 17 1,937
1927 < 5 -- 17 1,993
1926 5 5,255 16 2,033
1925 8 3,864 15 2,135
1924 7 4,223 17 2,007
1923 < 5 -- 20 1,790
1922 7 4,238 16 2,100
1921 7 4,239 23 1,616
1920 < 5 -- 11 2,683
1919 < 5 -- 20 1,731
1918 < 5 -- 9 2,998
1917 8 3,523 15 2,046
1916 7 3,738 14 2,099
1915 8 3,282 13 2,125
1914 < 5 -- 10 2,197
1913 < 5 -- 10 1,884
1912 < 5 -- 15 1,248
1911 < 5 -- 9 1,240
1910 < 5 -- < 5 --
1909 < 5 -- < 5 --
1908 < 5 -- < 5 --
1907 < 5 -- 7 1,151
1906 < 5 -- < 5 --
1905 < 5 -- < 5 --
1904 < 5 -- < 5 --
1903 6 1,692 < 5 --
1902 < 5 -- 5 1,231
1901 < 5 -- 5 1,135
1900 < 5 -- 6 1,244
1899 < 5 -- < 5 --
1898 < 5 -- < 5 --
1897 < 5 -- < 5 --
1896 < 5 -- < 5 --
1895 < 5 -- < 5 --
1894 < 5 -- < 5 --
1893 < 5 -- < 5 --
1892 < 5 -- < 5 --
1891 < 5 -- < 5 --
1890 < 5 -- < 5 --
1889 < 5 -- < 5 --
1888 5 1,381 < 5 --
1887 < 5 -- < 5 --
1886 < 5 -- 6 909
1885 < 5 -- < 5 --
1884 < 5 -- < 5 --
1883 < 5 -- < 5 --
1882 < 5 -- < 5 --
1881 < 5 -- < 5 --
1880 < 5 -- < 5 --

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.