Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1982 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the United States 1982:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 3.615 68,176
2 Christopher 3.140 59,210
3 Matthew 2.441 46,034
4 Jason 2.153 40,607
5 David 2.144 40,424
6 James 2.061 38,863
7 Joshua 2.016 38,014
8 John 1.839 34,681
9 Robert 1.824 34,407
10 Daniel 1.731 32,637
11 Joseph 1.646 31,032
12 Justin 1.543 29,098
13 Ryan 1.415 26,680
14 Brian 1.369 25,825
15 William 1.357 25,591
16 Jonathan 1.226 23,113
17 Andrew 1.210 22,823
18 Brandon 1.071 20,207
19 Adam 1.065 20,091
20 Eric 1.053 19,865
21 Anthony 1.041 19,639
22 Nicholas 1.041 19,637
23 Thomas 0.932 17,573
24 Timothy 0.926 17,459
25 Kevin 0.925 17,453
26 Steven 0.908 17,133
27 Richard 0.886 16,706
28 Jeremy 0.873 16,468
29 Jeffrey 0.850 16,036
30 Aaron 0.764 14,400
31 Charles 0.758 14,297
32 Mark 0.735 13,866
33 Benjamin 0.732 13,810
34 Scott 0.647 12,201
35 Paul 0.599 11,303
36 Nathan 0.573 10,800
37 Patrick 0.567 10,693
38 Stephen 0.563 10,622
39 Travis 0.552 10,415
40 Gregory 0.538 10,146
41 Jacob 0.533 10,050
42 Dustin 0.506 9,548
43 Jesse 0.504 9,504
44 Sean 0.496 9,355
45 Kenneth 0.496 9,353
46 Jose 0.457 8,616
47 Kyle 0.435 8,207
48 Chad 0.419 7,907
49 Bryan 0.397 7,494
50 Derek 0.370 6,985
51 Bradley 0.370 6,974
52 Shawn 0.363 6,842
53 Edward 0.333 6,280
54 Jared 0.332 6,262
55 Zachary 0.326 6,142
56 Samuel 0.319 6,007
57 Peter 0.306 5,771
58 Donald 0.303 5,716
59 Keith 0.298 5,618
60 Ronald 0.276 5,205
61 Juan 0.271 5,115
62 George 0.264 4,986
63 Marcus 0.264 4,984
64 Gary 0.246 4,639
65 Tyler 0.243 4,582
66 Alexander 0.243 4,579
67 Phillip 0.240 4,517
68 Douglas 0.239 4,513
69 Joel 0.235 4,437
70 Raymond 0.228 4,296
71 Carlos 0.226 4,263
72 Brett 0.213 4,024
73 Craig 0.213 4,017
74 Corey 0.209 3,937
75 Nathaniel 0.209 3,935
76 Antonio 0.206 3,882
77 Larry 0.197 3,714
78 Derrick 0.194 3,654
79 Philip 0.193 3,639
80 Erik 0.193 3,634
81 Frank 0.191 3,603
82 Todd 0.191 3,595
83 Ian 0.190 3,578
84 Shane 0.188 3,536
85 Jordan 0.187 3,534
86 Casey 0.182 3,427
87 Dennis 0.180 3,391
88 Gabriel 0.178 3,363
89 Jeremiah 0.177 3,330
90 Luis 0.176 3,323
91 Brent 0.176 3,319
92 Jeffery 0.176 3,310
93 Cory 0.172 3,235
94 Randy 0.171 3,228
95 Cody 0.169 3,178
96 Shaun 0.167 3,154
97 Russell 0.161 3,032
98 Wesley 0.161 3,029
99 Victor 0.159 2,994
100 Curtis 0.156 2,941
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Jennifer 3.149 57,102
2 Jessica 2.506 45,437
3 Amanda 1.887 34,209
4 Sarah 1.571 28,479
5 Melissa 1.426 25,857
6 Nicole 1.197 21,702
7 Stephanie 1.150 20,858
8 Elizabeth 1.131 20,505
9 Crystal 1.053 19,100
10 Amy 1.037 18,795
11 Michelle 0.980 17,761
12 Heather 0.964 17,482
13 Tiffany 0.947 17,169
14 Kimberly 0.888 16,093
15 Rebecca 0.867 15,726
16 Angela 0.827 15,001
17 Ashley 0.819 14,846
18 Amber 0.809 14,675
19 Christina 0.800 14,511
20 Erin 0.792 14,362
21 Rachel 0.765 13,866
22 Laura 0.734 13,302
23 Lisa 0.697 12,643
24 Emily 0.690 12,513
25 Kelly 0.671 12,168
26 Lauren 0.639 11,581
27 Andrea 0.627 11,376
28 Sara 0.625 11,338
29 Jamie 0.609 11,038
30 Mary 0.598 10,852
31 Danielle 0.563 10,211
32 April 0.555 10,060
33 Kristen 0.526 9,535
34 Megan 0.525 9,513
35 Erica 0.515 9,338
36 Katherine 0.506 9,180
37 Kristin 0.481 8,729
38 Shannon 0.476 8,624
39 Lindsay 0.455 8,254
40 Lindsey 0.439 7,955
41 Julie 0.424 7,692
42 Maria 0.404 7,333
43 Courtney 0.391 7,094
44 Samantha 0.373 6,765
45 Katie 0.368 6,679
46 Christine 0.361 6,550
47 Tara 0.360 6,522
48 Kathryn 0.346 6,282
49 Vanessa 0.339 6,145
50 Brandy 0.335 6,079
51 Natalie 0.329 5,958
52 Monica 0.316 5,732
53 Alicia 0.309 5,610
54 Jacqueline 0.303 5,492
55 Brandi 0.302 5,468
56 Anna 0.290 5,266
57 Carrie 0.286 5,189
58 Allison 0.285 5,172
59 Patricia 0.285 5,165
60 Leslie 0.275 4,982
61 Holly 0.258 4,681
62 Cassandra 0.257 4,664
63 Diana 0.244 4,426
64 Cynthia 0.244 4,424
65 Victoria 0.234 4,252
66 Melanie 0.234 4,251
67 Dana 0.234 4,234
68 Karen 0.229 4,149
69 Veronica 0.229 4,145
70 Kristina 0.229 4,144
71 Natasha 0.228 4,129
72 Stacy 0.226 4,097
73 Catherine 0.226 4,095
74 Misty 0.224 4,068
75 Valerie 0.220 3,986
76 Susan 0.219 3,963
77 Kathleen 0.218 3,948
78 Candice 0.209 3,794
79 Leah 0.208 3,765
80 Sandra 0.201 3,645
81 Erika 0.198 3,590
82 Pamela 0.196 3,546
83 Krystal 0.193 3,505
84 Julia 0.193 3,499
85 Stacey 0.191 3,460
86 Heidi 0.187 3,391
87 Katrina 0.183 3,323
88 Tracy 0.181 3,281
89 Jill 0.180 3,270
90 Tina 0.177 3,217
91 Latoya 0.176 3,200
92 Brooke 0.174 3,147
93 Alexis 0.172 3,121
94 Brittany 0.171 3,101
95 Dawn 0.170 3,088
96 Jillian 0.169 3,056
97 Margaret 0.165 2,998
98 Lori 0.164 2,979
99 Nichole 0.161 2,920
100 Renee 0.160 2,893
100 Denise 0.160 2,893