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Lacey Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Lacey?

Ranking 480th in popularity in the United States for girls in 2015, the name Lacey is somewhat popular.

Currently in the top 500, 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 low point when compared to its most popular year.

How popular will Lacey be?

Lacey's popularity has been moving downward for some time. Of late however, the number of parents selecting the name Lacey for their newborn has remained about the same.

The name Lacey still has a solid footing and has recently started to plateu at its present level but may also begin to make a more decisive move up or down.

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   Lacey (Girl)Lacey (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2015 668 480 < 5 --
2014 647 485 < 5 --
2013 654 466 6 11,533
2012 621 493 < 5 --
2011 706 441 < 5 --
2010 701 438 < 5 --
2009 738 432 7 10,517
2008 794 406 < 5 --
2007 835 392 5 13,535
2006 711 448 < 5 --
2005 696 438 < 5 --
2004 714 424 10 7,308
2003 812 371 8 8,288
2002 602 469 8 8,120
2001 694 415 5 11,596
2000 792 371 < 5 --
1999 867 345 8 7,547
1998 941 321 5 10,581
1997 988 290 7 7,759
1996 1,053 277 14 4,519
1995 1,209 236 7 7,447
1994 1,398 209 12 4,984
1993 1,522 194 8 6,576
1992 1,755 173 20 3,286
1991 2,070 145 17 3,555
1990 2,047 148 15 3,888
1989 2,076 143 19 3,160
1988 2,243 129 20 2,811
1987 2,399 117 20 2,683
1986 2,266 121 14 3,357
1985 2,358 124 20 2,558
1984 2,399 116 21 2,402
1983 2,383 128 24 2,175
1982 2,382 125 23 2,242
1981 1,369 194 24 2,170
1980 897 277 18 2,676
1979 789 303 11 3,708
1978 788 293 17 2,615
1977 304 573 10 3,731
1976 242 639 19 2,382
1975 294 565 17 2,499
1974 83 1,291 14 2,740
1973 94 1,161 11 3,136
1972 69 1,419 24 1,852
1971 70 1,470 12 2,905
1970 89 1,253 19 2,096
1969 65 1,460 15 2,262
1968 55 1,550 17 2,000
1967 31 2,148 22 1,688
1966 27 2,326 12 2,395
1965 32 2,087 10 2,700
1964 25 2,505 13 2,364
1963 34 2,035 16 2,080
1962 55 1,516 17 2,000
1961 28 2,271 17 2,036
1960 19 2,862 16 2,080
1959 18 2,814 13 2,366
1958 18 2,808 16 2,067
1957 23 2,384 12 2,438
1956 12 3,591 18 1,917
1955 16 2,895 16 2,012
1954 19 2,560 17 1,926
1953 16 2,752 20 1,747
1952 10 3,674 27 1,477
1951 6 5,148 11 2,436
1950 7 4,536 21 1,636
1949 12 3,088 27 1,422
1948 8 4,054 18 1,784
1947 13 2,981 13 2,213
1946 6 4,713 9 2,621
1945 7 3,840 11 2,194
1944 10 3,047 10 2,394
1943 6 4,445 13 2,122
1942 7 3,935 12 2,212
1941 5 4,737 22 1,470
1940 6 4,107 15 1,853
1939 6 4,019 15 1,834
1938 < 5 -- 12 2,139
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 4,066
1930 5 4,909 11 2,529
1929 < 5 -- 19 1,760
1928 < 5 -- 17 1,936
1927 < 5 -- 17 1,992
1926 5 5,255 16 2,031
1925 8 3,866 15 2,135
1924 7 4,225 17 2,007
1923 < 5 -- 20 1,790
1922 7 4,237 16 2,100
1921 7 4,238 23 1,615
1920 < 5 -- 11 2,683
1919 < 5 -- 20 1,730
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.