Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


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In 2017 the name Alden...

• was given to 403 baby boys
• was the 636th most popular name for baby boys
• was 46% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Maine, Rhode Island, and Oregon
• was about as popular as Gary and Wilson
Babies Named Alden Born Per Year
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Per 100,000
Total Number
(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Alden...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 2017
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1972
• is 248% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 150% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Holden, Youssef, Zain, Maeve, Annalise, Harleigh
• has the most opposite popularity history to Joseph, Michael, Patrick, Margarita, Kathrine, Antonette
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Alden Per State
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Geographically the name Alden...

• 23% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Seamus, Khalid, Wilder, Clementine, Lyra, Fallon
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Zane, Zayden, Kaden, Eden, Ariel, Athena
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Alden by the Baby Name Institute

• How many babies named Alden are born every second?
• What are the chances a kid named Alden will be the only kid named Alden in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Alden compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Alden rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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