Ridge

Ridge - A very unique male name



  Jan 20,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ridge appeared on the charts for the first time in 1987 on position #2820. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ridge and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ridge? 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 Ridge. The baby boy name Ridge was given to 87 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1265 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 18,863 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ridge peaked in popularity 28 years ago in 1989 on position 1036.



Famous with this name

Addison Ridge
Mary Ridge
Ridge Canipe


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Ridge is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ridge is currently topping the baby name charts in Montana at position #155 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,976.

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 Ridge is where you live.


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Ridge origin and meaning

Ridge is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Ridge, pop culture references for the name Ridge and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ridge

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

Ritchie / Rithik / Ritik / Riddick / Rhodes / Ritchey /

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
20121265
20111358
20101358
20091503
20081680
20072765
20061601
20051448
20041704
20031741
20022162
20011911
20001862
19991635
19981192
19971134
19961271
19951140
19941147
19931050
19921148
19911592
19901332
19891036
19881066
19872820

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Montana155
Idaho271
Utah405
Colorado633
Arizona801
Missouri812
Ohio917
Tennessee994
Michigan1146
Georgia1175
North Carolina1218
Pennsylvania1291
California1976

Even more about Ridge


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 Ridge 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Ridge?

1 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
1989
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Ridge
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 18,863
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1987
2012 births +87

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