Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 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
11 William 0.990 20,648
12 Brandon 0.975 20,334
13 Ryan 0.971 20,262
14 John 0.962 20,073
15 Zachary 0.951 19,848
16 David 0.946 19,742
17 Anthony 0.941 19,644
18 James 0.861 17,972
19 Justin 0.852 17,774
20 Alexander 0.828 17,278
21 Jonathan 0.809 16,873
22 Christian 0.769 16,050
23 Austin 0.764 15,941
24 Dylan 0.738 15,396
25 Ethan 0.729 15,221
26 Benjamin 0.711 14,836
27 Noah 0.683 14,260
28 Samuel 0.678 14,154
29 Robert 0.658 13,732
30 Nathan 0.624 13,027
31 Cameron 0.612 12,761
32 Kevin 0.607 12,665
33 Thomas 0.606 12,636
34 Jose 0.603 12,579
35 Hunter 0.601 12,534
36 Jordan 0.583 12,164
37 Kyle 0.573 11,964
38 Caleb 0.472 9,857
39 Jason 0.468 9,769
40 Logan 0.467 9,736
41 Aaron 0.458 9,548
42 Eric 0.439 9,153
43 Brian 0.429 8,952
44 Gabriel 0.416 8,677
45 Adam 0.390 8,131
46 Jack 0.389 8,121
47 Isaiah 0.385 8,026
48 Juan 0.369 7,707
49 Luis 0.367 7,655
50 Connor 0.361 7,527
51 Charles 0.361 7,523
52 Elijah 0.358 7,463
53 Isaac 0.356 7,427
54 Steven 0.352 7,350
55 Evan 0.351 7,330
56 Jared 0.351 7,320
57 Sean 0.351 7,315
58 Timothy 0.348 7,254
59 Luke 0.342 7,144
60 Cody 0.342 7,131
61 Nathaniel 0.326 6,798
62 Alex 0.323 6,744
63 Seth 0.322 6,714
64 Mason 0.312 6,516
65 Richard 0.304 6,349
66 Carlos 0.303 6,314
67 Angel 0.302 6,304
68 Patrick 0.302 6,293
69 Devin 0.295 6,152
70 Bryan 0.294 6,137
71 Cole 0.284 5,925
72 Jackson 0.283 5,903
73 Ian 0.282 5,886
74 Garrett 0.280 5,839
75 Trevor 0.275 5,744
76 Jesus 0.272 5,675
77 Chase 0.261 5,440
78 Adrian 0.256 5,334
79 Mark 0.250 5,223
80 Blake 0.246 5,142
81 Sebastian 0.241 5,026
82 Antonio 0.234 4,887
83 Lucas 0.231 4,818
84 Jeremy 0.227 4,735
85 Gavin 0.224 4,684
86 Miguel 0.224 4,668
87 Julian 0.220 4,589
88 Dakota 0.218 4,553
89 Alejandro 0.216 4,508
90 Jesse 0.215 4,480
91 Dalton 0.213 4,445
92 Bryce 0.207 4,318
93 Tanner 0.203 4,234
94 Kenneth 0.199 4,148
95 Stephen 0.198 4,131
96 Jake 0.196 4,085
97 Victor 0.194 4,048
98 Spencer 0.194 4,043
99 Marcus 0.182 3,794
100 Paul 0.181 3,787
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
11 Lauren 0.711 14,172
12 Alyssa 0.680 13,552
13 Kayla 0.667 13,310
14 Abigail 0.656 13,087
15 Brianna 0.646 12,873
16 Olivia 0.645 12,852
17 Emma 0.629 12,537
18 Megan 0.573 11,433
19 Grace 0.566 11,282
20 Victoria 0.548 10,921
21 Rachel 0.535 10,659
22 Anna 0.530 10,574
23 Sydney 0.514 10,242
24 Destiny 0.494 9,842
25 Morgan 0.477 9,502
26 Jennifer 0.471 9,386
27 Jasmine 0.456 9,092
28 Haley 0.455 9,067
29 Julia 0.440 8,764
30 Kaitlyn 0.439 8,757
31 Nicole 0.429 8,559
32 Amanda 0.429 8,549
33 Katherine 0.407 8,106
34 Natalie 0.406 8,093
35 Hailey 0.392 7,826
36 Alexandra 0.378 7,545
37 Savannah 0.356 7,096
38 Chloe 0.356 7,094
39 Rebecca 0.354 7,053
40 Stephanie 0.352 7,027
41 Maria 0.344 6,850
42 Sophia 0.329 6,560
43 Mackenzie 0.318 6,348
44 Allison 0.317 6,313
45 Isabella 0.313 6,242
46 Amber 0.310 6,182
47 Mary 0.310 6,179
48 Danielle 0.305 6,087
49 Gabrielle 0.294 5,867
50 Jordan 0.291 5,808
51 Brooke 0.283 5,640
52 Michelle 0.278 5,542
53 Sierra 0.277 5,519
54 Katelyn 0.276 5,501
55 Andrea 0.274 5,473
56 Madeline 0.269 5,370
57 Sara 0.266 5,314
58 Kimberly 0.263 5,240
59 Courtney 0.263 5,239
60 Erin 0.260 5,183
61 Brittany 0.260 5,180
62 Vanessa 0.257 5,133
63 Jenna 0.253 5,045
64 Jacqueline 0.252 5,035
65 Caroline 0.252 5,019
66 Faith 0.251 4,999
67 Makayla 0.247 4,916
68 Bailey 0.233 4,647
69 Paige 0.231 4,608
70 Shelby 0.229 4,557
71 Melissa 0.227 4,528
72 Kaylee 0.225 4,492
73 Christina 0.217 4,320
74 Trinity 0.215 4,282
75 Mariah 0.206 4,103
76 Caitlin 0.206 4,102
77 Autumn 0.202 4,024
78 Marissa 0.202 4,022
79 Breanna 0.192 3,823
80 Angela 0.192 3,821
81 Catherine 0.190 3,797
82 Zoe 0.190 3,784
83 Briana 0.188 3,755
84 Jada 0.188 3,747
85 Laura 0.187 3,730
86 Claire 0.186 3,710
87 Alexa 0.184 3,674
88 Kelsey 0.184 3,669
89 Kathryn 0.183 3,640
90 Leslie 0.181 3,619
91 Alexandria 0.178 3,547
92 Sabrina 0.174 3,465
93 Mia 0.173 3,449
94 Isabel 0.173 3,446
95 Molly 0.170 3,399
96 Leah 0.170 3,392
97 Katie 0.170 3,386
98 Gabriella 0.169 3,367
99 Cheyenne 0.169 3,366
100 Cassandra 0.166 3,304