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
2.59% 0
2.
  
Christopher
2.02% 0
3.
  
Matthew
1.80% 0
4.
  
Joshua
1.73% 0
5.
  
Andrew
1.46% 0
6.
  
Brandon
1.41% +9
7.
  
Daniel
1.39% -1
8.
  
Tyler
1.37% +8
9.
  
James
1.36% -2
10.
  
David
1.35% -2
11.
  
Joseph
1.33% -2
12.
  
Nicholas
1.32% 0
13.
  
Ryan
1.29% -2
14.
  
John
1.25% -4
15.
  
Jacob
1.22% +2
16.
  
Zachary
1.18% +6
17.
  
Robert
1.15% -4
18.
  
Justin
1.13% -4
19.
  
Anthony
1.10% -1
20.
  
William
1.10% -1
21.
  
Jonathan
1.02% -1
22.
  
Kyle
0.99% -1
23.
  
Alexander
0.96% +3
24.
  
Cody
0.95% 0
25.
  
Kevin
0.94% -2
26.
  
Eric
0.77% -1
27.
  
Thomas
0.73% +1
28.
  
Dylan
0.72% +18
29.
  
Steven
0.72% -2
30.
  
Aaron
0.69% +1
31.
  
Brian
0.67% -1
32.
  
Jordan
0.67% -3
33.
  
Benjamin
0.64% 0
34.
  
Timothy
0.61% -2
35.
  
Christian
0.57% +13
36.
  
Adam
0.57% 0
37.
  
Jose
0.56% 0
38.
  
Austin
0.55% +12
39.
  
Patrick
0.54% -4
40.
  
Samuel
0.54% -1
41.
  
Richard
0.54% -7
42.
  
Sean
0.53% -2
43.
  
Charles
0.50% -5
44.
  
Nathan
0.48% -2
45.
  
Stephen
0.44% -4
46.
  
Jason
0.44% +3
47.
  
Jeremy
0.43% -4
48.
  
Travis
0.42% -4
49.
  
Mark
0.42% -2
50.
  
Jesse
0.41% +1
51.
  
Jeffrey
0.40% -6
52.
  
Taylor
0.39% 0
53.
  
Cameron
0.35% +9
54.
  
Alex
0.35% +9
55.
  
Paul
0.33% -2
56.
  
Juan
0.33% +4
57.
  
Bryan
0.33% +4
58.
  
Dustin
0.32% -2
59.
  
Kenneth
0.32% -5
60.
  
Gregory
0.31% -5
61.
  
Scott
0.31% -4
62.
  
Derek
0.30% -3
63.
  
Trevor
0.30% +6
64.
  
Luis
0.29% +2
65.
  
Corey
0.29% -7
66.
  
Evan
0.29% +4
67.
  
Jared
0.28% -3
68.
  
Ian
0.26% +5
69.
  
Carlos
0.25% +3
70.
  
Edward
0.25% -2
71.
  
Shawn
0.25% 0
72.
  
Bradley
0.24% -5
73.
  
Dillon
0.24% +30
74.
  
Caleb
0.24% +4
75.
  
Devin
0.24% +8
76.
  
Ethan
0.23% -11
77.
  
Shane
0.23% -2
78.
  
Jesus
0.23% +2
79.
  
Nathaniel
0.22% +5
80.
  
Connor
0.22% +53
81.
  
Peter
0.22% -4
82.
  
Marcus
0.22% -6
83.
  
Cory
0.21% -9
84.
  
Blake
0.21% +2
85.
  
Antonio
0.21% -6
86.
  
Gabriel
0.21% -4
87.
  
Victor
0.20% -2
88.
  
Garrett
0.20% +3
89.
  
Logan
0.20% +5
90.
  
Miguel
0.20% +2
91.
  
Mitchell
0.20% +5
92.
  
Vincent
0.20% -11
93.
  
Luke
0.19% +20
94.
  
Seth
0.19% +5
95.
  
George
0.19% -8
96.
  
Adrian
0.18% -3
97.
  
Brett
0.18% -9
98.
  
Erik
0.18% -3
99.
  
Spencer
0.18% +6
100.
  
Joel
0.18% 0
Girls
Rank Name Pct. +/-
1.
  
Ashley
1.92% 0
2.
  
Jessica
1.91% 0
3.
  
Amanda
1.25% +1
4.
  
Brittany
1.25% -1
5.
  
Sarah
1.23% +1
6.
  
Samantha
1.22% -1
7.
  
Emily
1.09% +3
8.
  
Stephanie
0.98% -1
9.
  
Elizabeth
0.95% 0
10.
  
Megan
0.89% +1
11.
  
Jennifer
0.89% -3
12.
  
Lauren
0.86% +1
13.
  
Kayla
0.82% -1
14.
  
Nicole
0.81% +1
15.
  
Chelsea
0.81% +3
16.
  
Rachel
0.79% -2
17.
  
Taylor
0.75% +15
18.
  
Danielle
0.70% -1
19.
  
Amber
0.69% -3
20.
  
Rebecca
0.65% +1
21.
  
Courtney
0.63% -2
22.
  
Victoria
0.59% +6
23.
  
Kelsey
0.59% +3
24.
  
Melissa
0.58% -4
25.
  
Michelle
0.57% -3
26.
  
Hannah
0.57% +3
27.
  
Katherine
0.56% -2
28.
  
Jasmine
0.52% -4
29.
  
Alexandra
0.51% +7
30.
  
Alyssa
0.51% 0
31.
  
Heather
0.49% -8
32.
  
Tiffany
0.49% -5
33.
  
Christina
0.47% -2
34.
  
Shelby
0.47% -1
35.
  
Kimberly
0.44% -1
36.
  
Mary
0.42% +2
36.
  
Sara
0.42% +1
38.
  
Laura
0.41% -3
39.
  
Andrea
0.40% 0
40.
  
Alexis
0.40% +7
41.
  
Morgan
0.39% +8
42.
  
Kaitlyn
0.37% +40
43.
  
Brianna
0.36% +8
44.
  
Erica
0.36% -4
45.
  
Maria
0.35% 0
46.
  
Erin
0.35% -2
47.
  
Kelly
0.35% -5
48.
  
Allison
0.35% +2
49.
  
Anna
0.34% -3
50.
  
Crystal
0.33% -9
51.
  
Amy
0.32% -8
52.
  
Cassandra
0.32% +2
53.
  
Kristen
0.31% -5
54.
  
Katie
0.31% -1
55.
  
Vanessa
0.30% +1
56.
  
Haley
0.30% +23
57.
  
Lindsey
0.29% -5
58.
  
Olivia
0.29% +3
59.
  
Brooke
0.29% +6
60.
  
Kathryn
0.28% -3
61.
  
Natalie
0.28% +3
62.
  
Caitlin
0.27% -7
63.
  
Jordan
0.27% -1
64.
  
Paige
0.27% +12
65.
  
Shannon
0.26% +6
66.
  
Katelyn
0.26% +9
67.
  
Jenna
0.25% +13
68.
  
Brittney
0.25% -10
69.
  
Angela
0.25% -10
70.
  
Julia
0.25% -3
71.
  
Alicia
0.25% -8
72.
  
Marissa
0.24% +9
73.
  
Alexandria
0.24% +5
74.
  
Mariah
0.24% -5
75.
  
Jamie
0.24% -15
76.
  
Jacqueline
0.23% -6
77.
  
Monica
0.23% +8
78.
  
Catherine
0.23% -6
79.
  
Briana
0.22% +16
80.
  
Erika
0.22% +4
81.
  
Lindsay
0.21% -4
82.
  
Christine
0.21% -9
83.
  
Molly
0.21% -9
84.
  
Gabrielle
0.20% +13
85.
  
Whitney
0.20% -17
86.
  
Abigail
0.20% +6
87.
  
Ariel
0.20% -21
88.
  
Lisa
0.19% -5
89.
  
Miranda
0.18% +1
90.
  
Kristin
0.18% -4
91.
  
Meghan
0.18% +3
92.
  
Cynthia
0.18% +1
93.
  
Kristina
0.17% -6
94.
  
Breanna
0.17% +13
95.
  
Veronica
0.17% +5
96.
  
Leah
0.17% -5
97.
  
Bianca
0.17% -8
98.
  
Melanie
0.17% -2
99.
  
Holly
0.17% +6
100.
  
Angelica
0.17% +17
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