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The name Heath is of English origin, and means one who lived on a heath.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Heath has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Heath
Use of the Name Heath for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
23,760 23,760 10,945 2,499 1,212 535 280
The table below indicates the number of times the name Heath has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Heath first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1966, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Heath
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1966359435  
1967329514  
1968326546  
1969344524  
1970279754  
19712241,051  
19721901,231  
19732021,068  
19741811,246  
19751881,203  
19761951,151  
19772071,074  
19782111,021  
1979228997  
1980245906  
1981271788  
1982287709  
1983302650  
1984305638  
1985331594  
1986339566  
1987344575  
1988364552  
1989401535  
1990461457  
1991501391  
1992544350  
1993537363  
1994528372  
1995600293  
1996641261  
1997641259  
1998651268  
1999770206  
2000854186  
2001781216  
2002672275  
2003720255  
2004690280  
Totals:  23,760 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Heath as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Heath appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 39 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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Boy Name Heath