Over the past 110 years, 16 781 girls have been named Mikaela. The name Mikaela ranks 986th in the United States among the most common names for girls. For the first time more than ten times newborns were named Mikaela in 1979. The peak of popularity of the name Mikaela came in the 1990s and 2010s. You can see absolute numbers and relative numbers on the chart. Indicators per 100K more accurately assess the popularity of the name.