Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 2000 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 2000:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Jacob 1.652 34,460
2 Michael 1.535 32,024
3 Matthew 1.369 28,566
4 Joshua 1.319 27,526
5 Christopher 1.194 24,923
6 Nicholas 1.181 24,649
7 Andrew 1.132 23,627
8 Joseph 1.093 22,809
9 Daniel 1.069 22,300
10 Tyler 1.030 21,499
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Emily 1.302 25,953
2 Hannah 1.157 23,069
3 Madison 1.001 19,967
4 Ashley 0.902 17,994
5 Sarah 0.887 17,681
6 Alexis 0.884 17,627
7 Samantha 0.866 17,264
8 Jessica 0.787 15,701
9 Elizabeth 0.756 15,085
10 Taylor 0.756 15,078