Ashley Name Gender

Is Ashley a boys name or a girls name? Find out here.

Since 1910, 98.7% of babies named Ashley were girls.

In 2018, 99.8% of babies named Ashley were girls.

Based on data from The United States Social Security Administration.


Infographic of Ashley name meaning, which is From a surname meaning ash tree meadow, Ashley is an English name.
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Ashley Name Popularity

How popular is the name Ashley? Here’s everything we know.

  • In 2018 Ashley was the 127th most popular girls name, representing 0.1639% of girl births in the U.S.

  • Since 1910 Ashley has been the 18th most popular girls name, representing 0.5653% of girl births in the U.S.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 0 0%
1914 0 0%
1915 0 0%
1916 0 0%
1917 0 0%
1918 0 0%
1919 0 0%
1920 0 0%
1921 0 0%
1922 0 0%
1923 0 0%
1924 0 0%
1925 0 0%
1926 0 0%
1927 0 0%
1928 0 0%
1929 0 0%
1930 0 0%
1931 0 0%
1932 0 0%
1933 0 0%
1934 0 0%
1935 0 0%
1936 0 0%
1937 0 0%
1938 0 0%
1939 0 0%
1940 0 0%
1941 0 0%
1942 0 0%
1943 0 0%
1944 0 0%
1945 0 0%
1946 0 0%
1947 0 0%
1948 0 0%
1949 0 0%
1950 1,662 6 0.0004%
1951 0 0%
1952 0 0%
1953 0 0%
1954 0 0%
1955 0 0%
1956 0 0%
1957 2,221 5 0.0003%
1958 1,963 6 0.0003%
1959 0 0%
1960 1,730 12 0.0006%
1961 1,200 42 0.0022%
1962 1,117 49 0.0027%
1963 1,027 61 0.0034%
1964 754 140 0.008%
1965 660 173 0.0106%
1966 583 215 0.0138%
1967 482 347 0.0229%
1968 402 492 0.0328%
1969 361 603 0.0391%
1970 308 884 0.0555%
1971 255 1,136 0.0756%
1972 236 1,133 0.0832%
1973 205 1,217 0.0939%
1974 165 1,610 0.1239%
1975 138 1,957 0.1523%
1976 115 2,276 0.1766%
1977 107 2,692 0.1997%
1978 86 3,476 0.2585%
1979 67 4,451 0.3157%
1980 40 7,296 0.499%
1981 34 8,878 0.604%
1982 17 14,853 0.9939%
1983 4 33,293 2.2561%
1984 3 38,770 2.6062%
1985 2 47,007 3.097%
1986 2 49,675 3.2909%
1987 2 54,851 3.5944%
1988 2 49,961 3.206%
1989 2 47,587 2.949%
1990 2 45,558 2.7487%
1991 1 43,479 2.6675%
1992 1 38,452 2.409%
1993 2 34,850 2.2354%
1994 2 30,278 1.973%
1995 2 26,602 1.7651%
1996 3 23,677 1.5813%
1997 3 20,895 1.4128%
1998 5 19,874 1.3278%
1999 6 18,136 1.211%
2000 4 17,997 1.1781%
2001 4 16,526 1.0968%
2002 6 15,342 1.0238%
2003 8 14,513 0.954%
2004 8 14,372 0.943%
2005 10 13,274 0.8682%
2006 12 12,345 0.7884%
2007 13 11,425 0.7241%
2008 18 9,403 0.6084%
2009 20 7,803 0.5221%
2010 29 6,312 0.438%
2011 42 5,388 0.3782%
2012 50 4,693 0.3293%
2013 67 3,929 0.276%
2014 87 3,540 0.243%
2015 85 3,412 0.2345%
2016 103 3,018 0.2093%
2017 120 2,496 0.1788%
2018 127 2,252 0.1639%

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Names Like Ashley

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What names are variants of Ashley?

Mix it up with these names that are a variation of the name Ashley.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Ainslaeigh

Ash meadow

English

Ashalee

Ash meadow

English

Ashalei

Ash meadow

English

Ashelei

Ash meadow

English

Asheleigh

Ash meadow

English

Asheley

Ash meadow

English

Ashely

Ash meadow

English

Ashla

Ash meadow

English

Ashlan

Ash meadow

English

Ashlay

Ash meadow

English

Ashle

Ash meadow

English

Ashlea

Ash meadow

English

Ashleah

Ash meadow

English

Ashlee

Ash meadow

English

#2,379 (0.0012%)  
Ashlei

Ash meadow

English

Ashleigh

Ash meadow

English

#2,634 (0.0009%)  
Ashlen

Ash meadow; dream

Irish

Ashli

Ash meadow

English

Ashlie

Ash meadow

English

Ashly

Ash meadow

English

#1,574 (0.0044%)  
Ashlye

Ash meadow

English

Lee

Meadow or pasture

English


What names are similar to Ashley?

Find a name that’s like Ashley, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Ashlynn

Dream

Irish

#534 (0.0368%)  
Ashton

Ash tree town

English

#1,168 (0.0087%)  
Chesleigh

Camp on the meadow

English

Raleigh

Roe deer's meadow

English

#1,366 (0.0061%)  
Whitley

White meadow

English

#926 (0.0149%)  

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2 Comments

  1. She is such a strong, smart baby! Even in utero, I felt she was very smart. A very happy girl, named after her daddy whose name is also Ashley ?

  2. She was born at 35 weeks gestation. She is exclusively breastfed.


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