Over the past 110 years, 183 344 boys and 236 girls have been named Oscar. The name Oscar ranks 183th in the United States among the most common names for boys. For the first time more than ten times newborns were named Oscar in 1910. The peak of popularity of the name Oscar came in the 1910s and 2000s. You can see absolute numbers and relative numbers on the chart. Indicators per 100K more accurately assess the popularity of the name.