Over the past 110 years, 837 541 girls and 1 844 boys have been named Kimberly. The name Kimberly ranks 20th in the United States among the most common names for girls. For the first time more than ten times newborns were named Kimberly in 1945. The peak of popularity of the name Kimberly came in the 1960s and 1970s. You can see absolute numbers and relative numbers on the chart. Indicators per 100K more accurately assess the popularity of the name.