Popular Names in the United States

Information from the Social Security Administration. Different spellings of similar names are not combined.
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Boys
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
Michael
2.87% 0
2.
  
Christopher
2.22% 0
3.
  
Matthew
1.97% 0
4.
  
Joshua
1.95% 0
5.
  
Andrew
1.49% +2
6.
  
Daniel
1.46% -1
7.
  
James
1.44% +1
8.
  
David
1.44% -2
9.
  
Joseph
1.41% +1
10.
  
John
1.31% +2
11.
  
Ryan
1.30% 0
12.
  
Nicholas
1.29% +2
13.
  
Robert
1.27% 0
14.
  
Justin
1.26% -5
15.
  
Brandon
1.23% +4
16.
  
Tyler
1.19% +5
17.
  
Jacob
1.19% +3
18.
  
Anthony
1.15% -3
19.
  
William
1.13% -3
20.
  
Jonathan
1.08% -3
21.
  
Kyle
1.02% -3
22.
  
Zachary
1.01% 0
23.
  
Kevin
0.96% 0
24.
  
Cody
0.90% +7
25.
  
Eric
0.85% -1
26.
  
Alexander
0.83% +2
27.
  
Steven
0.80% -2
28.
  
Thomas
0.79% -2
29.
  
Jordan
0.76% 0
30.
  
Brian
0.70% -3
31.
  
Aaron
0.67% +3
32.
  
Timothy
0.67% -2
33.
  
Benjamin
0.66% 0
34.
  
Richard
0.59% +1
35.
  
Patrick
0.59% +1
36.
  
Adam
0.58% -4
37.
  
Jose
0.55% +4
38.
  
Charles
0.54% 0
39.
  
Samuel
0.53% +6
40.
  
Sean
0.53% -3
41.
  
Stephen
0.50% -2
42.
  
Nathan
0.50% +2
43.
  
Jeremy
0.49% -3
44.
  
Travis
0.48% -2
45.
  
Jeffrey
0.47% -2
46.
  
Dylan
0.46% +37
47.
  
Mark
0.46% -1
48.
  
Christian
0.45% +12
49.
  
Jason
0.44% -2
50.
  
Austin
0.43% +5
51.
  
Jesse
0.40% -3
52.
  
Taylor
0.38% +12
53.
  
Paul
0.36% -4
54.
  
Kenneth
0.36% -2
55.
  
Gregory
0.36% -4
56.
  
Dustin
0.35% -6
57.
  
Scott
0.34% -4
58.
  
Corey
0.33% -2
59.
  
Derek
0.33% -5
60.
  
Juan
0.32% +1
61.
  
Bryan
0.32% -4
62.
  
Cameron
0.32% 0
63.
  
Alex
0.32% -4
64.
  
Jared
0.29% -1
65.
  
Ethan
0.29% -7
66.
  
Luis
0.28% 0
67.
  
Bradley
0.27% -2
68.
  
Edward
0.26% 0
69.
  
Trevor
0.26% +7
70.
  
Evan
0.26% +1
71.
  
Shawn
0.26% -2
72.
  
Carlos
0.25% +3
73.
  
Ian
0.25% -3
74.
  
Cory
0.24% -7
75.
  
Shane
0.24% -2
76.
  
Marcus
0.24% -4
77.
  
Peter
0.23% -3
78.
  
Caleb
0.23% +10
79.
  
Antonio
0.22% -2
80.
  
Jesus
0.22% +10
81.
  
Vincent
0.21% -3
82.
  
Gabriel
0.21% +18
83.
  
Devin
0.21% +15
84.
  
Nathaniel
0.21% +2
85.
  
Victor
0.20% -3
86.
  
Blake
0.20% +5
87.
  
George
0.20% -8
88.
  
Brett
0.20% -4
89.
  
Keith
0.20% -9
90.
  
Casey
0.19% -1
91.
  
Garrett
0.19% +8
92.
  
Miguel
0.19% +9
93.
  
Adrian
0.19% +1
94.
  
Logan
0.18% +10
95.
  
Erik
0.18% +1
96.
  
Mitchell
0.18% -3
97.
  
Raymond
0.18% -5
98.
  
Phillip
0.18% -17
99.
  
Seth
0.18% +3
100.
  
Joel
0.18% -5
Girls
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
Ashley
2.14% +1
2.
  
Jessica
2.14% -1
3.
  
Brittany
1.43% 0
4.
  
Amanda
1.42% 0
5.
  
Samantha
1.26% 0
6.
  
Sarah
1.24% 0
7.
  
Stephanie
1.12% 0
8.
  
Jennifer
1.02% 0
9.
  
Elizabeth
1.00% 0
10.
  
Emily
1.00% +2
11.
  
Megan
0.95% 0
12.
  
Kayla
0.91% +2
13.
  
Lauren
0.91% -3
14.
  
Rachel
0.80% +2
15.
  
Nicole
0.79% -2
16.
  
Amber
0.74% -1
17.
  
Danielle
0.67% +1
18.
  
Chelsea
0.66% +6
19.
  
Courtney
0.66% -2
20.
  
Melissa
0.66% 0
21.
  
Rebecca
0.65% 0
22.
  
Michelle
0.60% 0
23.
  
Heather
0.58% -4
24.
  
Jasmine
0.57% +4
25.
  
Katherine
0.57% +1
26.
  
Kelsey
0.56% +6
27.
  
Tiffany
0.55% -4
28.
  
Victoria
0.54% +5
29.
  
Hannah
0.53% +1
30.
  
Alyssa
0.53% -3
31.
  
Christina
0.52% -6
32.
  
Taylor
0.50% +14
33.
  
Shelby
0.50% +67
34.
  
Kimberly
0.48% -3
35.
  
Laura
0.48% -6
36.
  
Alexandra
0.47% +1
37.
  
Sara
0.44% -3
38.
  
Mary
0.43% -3
39.
  
Andrea
0.39% +1
40.
  
Erica
0.38% -4
41.
  
Crystal
0.38% -2
42.
  
Kelly
0.37% -1
43.
  
Amy
0.36% -5
44.
  
Erin
0.36% -1
45.
  
Maria
0.35% +2
46.
  
Anna
0.35% -1
47.
  
Alexis
0.35% +19
48.
  
Kristen
0.34% -6
49.
  
Morgan
0.33% +9
50.
  
Allison
0.33% -2
51.
  
Brianna
0.32% +10
52.
  
Lindsey
0.32% -1
53.
  
Katie
0.32% 0
54.
  
Cassandra
0.32% -5
55.
  
Caitlin
0.31% -5
56.
  
Vanessa
0.29% 0
57.
  
Kathryn
0.29% 0
58.
  
Brittney
0.29% -14
59.
  
Angela
0.29% -7
60.
  
Jamie
0.28% -5
61.
  
Olivia
0.28% +11
62.
  
Jordan
0.27% -3
63.
  
Alicia
0.27% -9
64.
  
Natalie
0.27% -1
65.
  
Brooke
0.27% +5
66.
  
Ariel
0.27% +28
67.
  
Julia
0.26% +16
68.
  
Whitney
0.26% -8
69.
  
Mariah
0.26% +190
70.
  
Jacqueline
0.25% -3
71.
  
Shannon
0.24% -3
72.
  
Catherine
0.24% -1
73.
  
Christine
0.24% -11
74.
  
Molly
0.23% +6
75.
  
Katelyn
0.22% 0
76.
  
Paige
0.22% +3
77.
  
Lindsay
0.22% -8
78.
  
Alexandria
0.22% +17
79.
  
Haley
0.22% +29
80.
  
Jenna
0.22% +1
81.
  
Marissa
0.22% +6
82.
  
Kaitlyn
0.22% -4
83.
  
Lisa
0.22% -19
84.
  
Erika
0.21% -10
85.
  
Monica
0.20% -9
86.
  
Kristin
0.20% -21
87.
  
Kristina
0.19% -10
88.
  
April
0.19% -15
89.
  
Bianca
0.19% -5
90.
  
Miranda
0.19% +22
91.
  
Leah
0.19% -9
92.
  
Abigail
0.19% -2
93.
  
Cynthia
0.18% -5
94.
  
Meghan
0.18% -3
95.
  
Briana
0.18% +14
96.
  
Melanie
0.18% -10
97.
  
Gabrielle
0.18% +2
98.
  
Julie
0.18% -5
99.
  
Kaitlin
0.17% +2
100.
  
Veronica
0.17% -4
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