Hadley

Hadley - A very unique female name



  Apr 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Hadley, meaning heather field, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1981 on position #3342. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Hadley and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Hadley? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Hadley. The baby girl name Hadley was given to 2,390 baby girls in 2012, ranking #130 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 591 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Hadley peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 130.



Famous with this name

Hadley Eure
Reed Hadley
Hadley Delany


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Hadley is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Hadley is currently topping the baby name charts in North Dakota at position #24 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #441.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Hadley is where you live.


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Hadley origin and meaning

Hadley is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means heather field. To see famous people named Hadley, pop culture references for the name Hadley and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Hadley

We've found the following names that sound similar to Hadley, sorted by popularity.

Hadlee / Hadeel / Hadlie / Hetal /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012130
2011178
2010214
2009360
2008410
2007466
2006494
2005611
2004694
2003684
2002890
2001867
2000905
19991156
1998991
19971212
19961582
19951725
19941460
19931779
19921985
19913227
19902725
19893066
19862609
19823417
19813342

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
North Dakota24
Kansas36
Kentucky37
Oklahoma37
Iowa38
Indiana41
South Dakota42
Arkansas43
Nebraska49
Utah56
Idaho60
Minnesota61
Tennessee61
Missouri62
Wisconsin66
Vermont70
Mississippi71
Alabama78
Oregon87
Ohio94
Montana96
Rhode Island99
New Hampshire101
Alaska107
Washington110
Colorado124
Georgia126
Louisiana127
District of Columbia127
West Virginia133
Virginia141
South Carolina142
Massachusetts143
North Carolina144
Maine145
Texas154
Maryland157
Illinois160
Connecticut170
Pennsylvania176
Nevada180
Michigan184
Arizona190
Florida228
New York359
California420
New Jersey441

Even more about Hadley


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Hadley a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Hadley?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Hadley
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 591
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1981
2012 births +2,390

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