Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 2012 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 2012:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Jacob 0.941 18,999
2 Mason 0.937 18,920
3 Ethan 0.873 17,621
4 Noah 0.855 17,275
5 William 0.833 16,818
6 Liam 0.830 16,756
7 Michael 0.796 16,076
8 Jayden 0.796 16,069
9 Alexander 0.752 15,182
10 Aiden 0.735 14,840
11 Daniel 0.704 14,209
12 Matthew 0.689 13,917
13 Elijah 0.683 13,786
14 James 0.661 13,351
15 Anthony 0.651 13,144
16 Benjamin 0.632 12,773
17 Joshua 0.623 12,587
18 Andrew 0.622 12,566
19 Joseph 0.618 12,481
20 David 0.618 12,478
21 Jackson 0.616 12,441
22 Logan 0.616 12,435
23 Christopher 0.587 11,849
24 Gabriel 0.570 11,505
25 Samuel 0.564 11,388
26 Ryan 0.540 10,914
27 Lucas 0.528 10,670
28 John 0.524 10,576
29 Nathan 0.514 10,388
30 Isaac 0.496 10,010
31 Dylan 0.494 9,968
32 Caleb 0.491 9,922
33 Christian 0.474 9,581
34 Landon 0.462 9,320
35 Jonathan 0.461 9,311
36 Carter 0.457 9,237
37 Luke 0.445 8,978
38 Owen 0.429 8,667
39 Brayden 0.420 8,483
40 Gavin 0.408 8,235
41 Wyatt 0.406 8,190
42 Isaiah 0.401 8,108
43 Henry 0.399 8,052
44 Eli 0.398 8,039
45 Hunter 0.396 7,997
46 Jack 0.392 7,915
47 Evan 0.390 7,876
48 Jordan 0.385 7,774
49 Nicholas 0.382 7,708
50 Tyler 0.380 7,674
51 Aaron 0.371 7,502
52 Jeremiah 0.368 7,425
53 Julian 0.364 7,354
54 Cameron 0.363 7,340
55 Levi 0.356 7,190
56 Brandon 0.347 7,014
57 Angel 0.347 6,999
58 Austin 0.346 6,978
59 Connor 0.344 6,954
60 Adrian 0.343 6,917
61 Charles 0.342 6,910
61 Robert 0.342 6,910
63 Thomas 0.337 6,813
64 Sebastian 0.333 6,717
65 Colton 0.314 6,340
66 Jaxon 0.311 6,281
67 Zachary 0.309 6,231
68 Kevin 0.308 6,212
69 Ayden 0.307 6,200
70 Dominic 0.305 6,163
71 Blake 0.298 6,024
72 Jose 0.298 6,016
73 Oliver 0.292 5,896
74 Justin 0.291 5,867
75 Bentley 0.290 5,855
76 Jason 0.283 5,718
77 Chase 0.281 5,669
78 Ian 0.281 5,668
79 Josiah 0.271 5,475
80 Xavier 0.265 5,346
81 Parker 0.265 5,345
82 Adam 0.262 5,292
83 Cooper 0.257 5,185
84 Nathaniel 0.236 4,762
85 Grayson 0.232 4,695
86 Jace 0.232 4,692
87 Carson 0.227 4,580
88 Nolan 0.219 4,421
89 Tristan 0.218 4,408
90 Luis 0.216 4,360
91 Brody 0.215 4,350
92 Juan 0.212 4,276
93 Hudson 0.209 4,213
94 Bryson 0.199 4,013
95 Carlos 0.198 3,996
96 Easton 0.195 3,935
97 Damian 0.191 3,851
98 Kayden 0.190 3,847
99 Alex 0.190 3,844
100 Ryder 0.188 3,800
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Sophia 1.152 22,245
2 Emma 1.081 20,871
3 Isabella 0.986 19,026
4 Olivia 0.894 17,253
5 Ava 0.803 15,494
6 Emily 0.705 13,606
7 Abigail 0.655 12,644
8 Mia 0.620 11,978
9 Madison 0.588 11,360
10 Elizabeth 0.500 9,647
11 Chloe 0.499 9,628
12 Ella 0.475 9,164
13 Avery 0.430 8,303
14 Addison 0.423 8,159
15 Aubrey 0.416 8,028
16 Lily 0.411 7,933
17 Natalie 0.408 7,880
18 Sofia 0.404 7,808
19 Charlotte 0.386 7,459
20 Zoey 0.386 7,442
21 Grace 0.380 7,341
22 Hannah 0.375 7,246
23 Amelia 0.375 7,233
24 Harper 0.372 7,176
25 Lillian 0.370 7,135
26 Samantha 0.358 6,907
27 Evelyn 0.356 6,865
28 Victoria 0.354 6,843
29 Brooklyn 0.350 6,758
30 Zoe 0.333 6,421
31 Layla 0.324 6,249
32 Hailey 0.305 5,897
33 Leah 0.298 5,752
34 Kaylee 0.290 5,600
35 Anna 0.290 5,594
36 Aaliyah 0.284 5,490
37 Gabriella 0.284 5,483
38 Allison 0.280 5,410
39 Nevaeh 0.277 5,345
40 Alexis 0.276 5,332
41 Audrey 0.274 5,288
42 Savannah 0.268 5,166
43 Sarah 0.267 5,158
44 Alyssa 0.263 5,069
45 Claire 0.256 4,938
46 Taylor 0.251 4,847
47 Riley 0.249 4,808
48 Camila 0.248 4,789
49 Arianna 0.244 4,706
50 Ashley 0.243 4,689
51 Brianna 0.239 4,617
52 Sophie 0.236 4,561
53 Peyton 0.231 4,462
54 Bella 0.224 4,327
55 Khloe 0.223 4,299
56 Genesis 0.222 4,289
57 Alexa 0.222 4,285
58 Serenity 0.218 4,201
59 Kylie 0.215 4,158
60 Aubree 0.209 4,038
61 Scarlett 0.209 4,037
62 Stella 0.207 3,987
63 Maya 0.205 3,954
64 Katherine 0.204 3,941
65 Julia 0.200 3,865
66 Lucy 0.197 3,797
67 Madelyn 0.196 3,783
68 Autumn 0.195 3,763
69 Makayla 0.195 3,756
70 Kayla 0.194 3,748
71 Mackenzie 0.194 3,743
72 Lauren 0.189 3,653
73 Gianna 0.187 3,611
74 Ariana 0.185 3,568
75 Faith 0.182 3,515
76 Alexandra 0.180 3,477
77 Melanie 0.179 3,462
78 Sydney 0.179 3,447
79 Caroline 0.177 3,408
80 Naomi 0.176 3,404
81 Bailey 0.176 3,397
82 Morgan 0.176 3,389
83 Ellie 0.175 3,377
83 Kennedy 0.175 3,377
85 Jasmine 0.174 3,360
86 Eva 0.174 3,352
87 Skylar 0.173 3,333
88 Kimberly 0.171 3,306
89 Violet 0.169 3,266
90 Molly 0.168 3,249
91 Aria 0.167 3,223
92 Jocelyn 0.167 3,221
93 Trinity 0.167 3,217
94 London 0.165 3,191
95 Lydia 0.163 3,156
96 Madeline 0.163 3,155
97 Reagan 0.160 3,081
98 Piper 0.158 3,053
99 Andrea 0.157 3,040
99 Annabelle 0.157 3,040