Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1985 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 1985:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 3.374 64,876
2 Christopher 3.098 59,575
3 Matthew 2.447 47,041
4 Joshua 2.194 42,183
5 Daniel 2.004 38,527
6 David 2.002 38,498
7 James 1.864 35,830
8 Robert 1.668 32,069
9 John 1.637 31,484
10 Joseph 1.571 30,208
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Jessica 2.620 48,343
2 Ashley 2.547 47,001
3 Jennifer 2.311 42,648
4 Amanda 2.116 39,046
5 Sarah 1.348 24,868
6 Stephanie 1.259 23,233
7 Nicole 1.244 22,956
8 Heather 1.146 21,151
9 Elizabeth 1.113 20,532
10 Megan 1.085 20,014