Most Popular Baby Names in 1995

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby names were for the year 1995. These names are taken directly from the Social Security card applications for births that occurred in the United States.

The table below shows the top 250 most popular baby names in 1995, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

You can also use the links below to research more about the most popular baby names.

Top 1000 most popular boy names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Top 1000 most popular girl names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Michael 41,399 Jessica 27,939
2 Matthew 32,876 Ashley 26,600
3 Christopher 32,675 Emily 24,379
4 Jacob 31,130 Samantha 21,644
5 Joshua 30,718 Sarah 21,390
6 Nicholas 29,157 Taylor 20,425
7 Tyler 29,157 Hannah 17,017
8 Brandon 26,904 Brittany 16,476
9 Daniel 26,723 Amanda 16,352
10 Austin 25,904 Elizabeth 16,188
11 Andrew 25,853 Kayla 16,087
12 Joseph 25,345 Rachel 16,047
13 John 23,241 Megan 15,529
14 Zachary 23,130 Alexis 14,332
15 Ryan 23,086 Lauren 13,445
16 David 23,037 Stephanie 12,978
17 James 22,728 Courtney 12,772
18 Justin 21,580 Jennifer 12,684
19 Anthony 20,481 Nicole 12,277
20 William 20,157 Victoria 12,251
21 Alexander 19,447 Brianna 11,880
22 Robert 18,585 Amber 10,964
23 Jonathan 18,152 Morgan 10,876
24 Kyle 16,758 Danielle 10,652
25 Kevin 15,856 Jasmine 10,278
26 Cody 15,566 Alexandra 10,160
27 Thomas 14,162 Alyssa 10,099
28 Christian 13,810 Rebecca 9,906
29 Jordan 13,568 Madison 9,774
30 Aaron 13,290 Katherine 8,985
31 Benjamin 12,717 Anna 8,567
32 Eric 12,481 Haley 8,205
33 Samuel 12,436 Kelsey 8,182
34 Dylan 12,089 Allison 8,126
35 Jose 11,778 Melissa 7,877
36 Brian 10,987 Abigail 7,822
37 Steven 10,660 Kimberly 7,745
38 Adam 10,486 Shelby 7,632
39 Nathan 10,304 Olivia 7,624
40 Timothy 9,787 Mary 7,457
41 Jason 9,001 Michelle 7,392
42 Richard 8,783 Kaitlyn 7,385
43 Patrick 8,673 Sydney 7,358
44 Charles 8,474 Maria 6,999
45 Sean 8,164 Christina 6,953
46 Jesse 7,494 Tiffany 6,935
47 Alex 7,423 Chelsea 6,761
48 Jeremy 7,084 Sara 6,694
49 Cameron 7,029 Erin 6,563
50 Juan 6,982 Jordan 6,481
51 Logan 6,952 Natalie 6,424
52 Mark 6,887 Brooke 6,376
53 Hunter 6,715 Marissa 6,082
54 Caleb 6,654 Heather 6,032
55 Connor 6,617 Andrea 6,009
56 Dakota 6,575 Laura 6,007
57 Stephen 6,557 Miranda 5,978
58 Devin 6,187 Paige 5,733
59 Luis 6,172 Katelyn 5,573
60 Evan 6,089 Sierra 5,494
61 Trevor 6,009 Gabrielle 5,446
62 Dustin 5,921 Julia 5,412
63 Jared 5,885 Vanessa 5,403
64 Jeffrey 5,731 Kelly 5,398
65 Gabriel 5,713 Kristen 5,398
66 Travis 5,602 Destiny 5,380
67 Ian 5,594 Emma 5,047
68 Carlos 5,544 Savannah 4,904
69 Taylor 5,519 Erica 4,893
70 Bryan 5,443 Jacqueline 4,792
71 Paul 5,416 Mariah 4,773
72 Kenneth 5,224 Alexandria 4,772
73 Nathaniel 5,202 Shannon 4,734
74 Corey 4,975 Briana 4,612
75 Ethan 4,931 Amy 4,529
76 Jesus 4,908 Breanna 4,528
77 Blake 4,819 Katie 4,479
78 Bradley 4,763 Cassandra 4,451
79 Mitchell 4,736 Madeline 4,431
80 Garrett 4,711 Crystal 4,391
81 Marcus 4,646 Caitlin 4,382
82 Luke 4,629 Lindsey 4,377
83 Derek 4,453 Kathryn 4,329
84 Gregory 4,442 Jenna 4,253
85 Antonio 4,337 Angela 4,118
86 Tanner 4,320 Cheyenne 4,089
87 Dalton 4,190 Monica 3,968
88 Edward 4,142 Mackenzie 3,962
89 Peter 4,112 Alicia 3,908
90 Victor 4,096 Catherine 3,859
91 Scott 4,084 Selena 3,824
92 Lucas 4,083 Caroline 3,800
93 Elijah 3,976 Jamie 3,770
94 Miguel 3,952 Kaitlin 3,602
95 Chase 3,917 Sabrina 3,534
96 Seth 3,911 Bailey 3,489
97 Adrian 3,910 Grace 3,473
98 Isaac 3,878 Molly 3,382
99 Noah 3,823 Brittney 3,380
100 Shawn 3,821 Alexa 3,359
101 Angel 3,734 Angelica 3,356
102 Mason 3,630 Erika 3,288
103 Shane 3,630 Leah 3,274
104 Spencer 3,617 Margaret 3,221
105 Colton 3,586 Diana 3,165
106 Brett 3,567 Kylie 3,152
107 Alejandro 3,528 Michaela 3,083
108 Jake 3,508 Cassidy 3,042
109 Isaiah 3,475 Karina 2,985
110 Jack 3,448 Autumn 2,980
111 Erik 3,432 Hailey 2,965
112 Alec 3,420 Meghan 2,963
113 Vincent 3,319 Cynthia 2,958
114 Jorge 3,306 Christine 2,813
115 George 3,286 Whitney 2,780
116 Grant 3,206 Bethany 2,743
117 Eduardo 3,151 Melanie 2,645
118 Cole 3,147 Casey 2,638
119 Devon 3,113 Brenda 2,610
120 Joel 3,100 Rachael 2,605
121 Tristan 3,088 Veronica 2,598
122 Dillon 3,035 Carly 2,585
123 Cory 3,010 Gabriela 2,577
124 Raymond 2,921 Brandi 2,571
125 Francisco 2,886 Lindsay 2,562
126 Ricardo 2,871 Holly 2,544
127 Cristian 2,847 Kaylee 2,517
128 Wyatt 2,824 Bianca 2,503
129 Wesley 2,797 Claire 2,475
130 Oscar 2,729 Kristina 2,437
131 Malik 2,706 Kristin 2,417
132 Julian 2,702 Desiree 2,400
133 Brendan 2,691 Kendra 2,372
134 Casey 2,630 Ana 2,359
135 Colin 2,629 Hayley 2,359
136 Henry 2,544 Chloe 2,335
137 Phillip 2,511 Leslie 2,312
138 Dominic 2,507 Caitlyn 2,302
139 Omar 2,506 Kathleen 2,281
140 Troy 2,470 Dominique 2,278
141 Collin 2,468 Julie 2,276
142 Keith 2,457 Karen 2,269
143 Johnathan 2,446 Gabriella 2,245
144 Chad 2,434 Lisa 2,237
145 Bryce 2,420 Daisy 2,223
146 Ronald 2,400 Mikayla 2,222
147 Martin 2,395 Marisa 2,198
148 Xavier 2,394 Jocelyn 2,193
149 Mario 2,390 Valerie 2,182
150 Manuel 2,365 Patricia 2,161
151 Clayton 2,361 Ariel 2,149
152 Edgar 2,320 Kara 2,148
153 Alan 2,293 Summer 2,124
154 Levi 2,265 Natasha 2,103
155 Donald 2,253 April 2,076
156 Javier 2,247 Rebekah 2,070
157 Frank 2,246 Adriana 2,066
158 Sergio 2,244 Tara 2,023
159 Derrick 2,188 Nancy 2,001
160 Drew 2,178 Alejandra 2,000
161 Jackson 2,162 Tori 1,991
162 Andre 2,145 Alison 1,952
163 Jeremiah 2,054 Ariana 1,948
164 Nicolas 2,006 Makayla 1,912
165 Roberto 2,005 Mckenzie 1,807
166 Jonathon 1,972 Jade 1,783
167 Douglas 1,946 Audrey 1,771
168 Ivan 1,946 Sophia 1,764
169 Darius 1,932 Lydia 1,758
170 Riley 1,918 Raven 1,757
171 Andres 1,915 Dana 1,756
172 Hayden 1,894 Claudia 1,751
173 Cesar 1,882 Faith 1,747
174 Alexis 1,881 Isabella 1,738
175 Hector 1,877 Angel 1,733
176 Fernando 1,872 Zoe 1,726
177 Chandler 1,857 Sandra 1,707
178 Maxwell 1,837 Mallory 1,695
179 Marco 1,764 Diamond 1,682
180 Philip 1,757 Kirsten 1,681
181 Calvin 1,719 Katrina 1,667
182 Preston 1,714 Monique 1,667
183 Curtis 1,709 Kassandra 1,607
184 Ruben 1,697 Jasmin 1,605
185 Dennis 1,688 Cierra 1,596
186 Johnny 1,687 Joanna 1,596
187 Edwin 1,686 Ciara 1,586
188 Brady 1,679 Deanna 1,585
189 Chance 1,631 Krystal 1,565
190 Gary 1,625 Kendall 1,548
191 Erick 1,609 Mercedes 1,544
192 Mathew 1,599 Kiana 1,535
193 Brent 1,586 Hope 1,527
194 Pedro 1,585 Jazmin 1,518
195 Max 1,565 Brandy 1,507
196 Tony 1,555 Evelyn 1,507
197 Allen 1,550 Jillian 1,503
198 Zachery 1,533 Ashlee 1,498
199 Trenton 1,529 Cindy 1,498
200 Jerry 1,517 Yesenia 1,495
201 Raul 1,512 Bridget 1,469
202 Randy 1,508 Krista 1,467
203 Gage 1,499 Meagan 1,462
204 Conner 1,460 Kiara 1,451
205 Rafael 1,459 Deja 1,420
206 Kaleb 1,435 Chelsey 1,408
207 Sebastian 1,432 Gina 1,401
208 Armando 1,424 Anne 1,385
209 Colby 1,411 Abby 1,378
210 Larry 1,401 Hanna 1,378
211 Jalen 1,396 Felicia 1,351
212 Micah 1,391 Jazmine 1,343
213 Carl 1,381 Naomi 1,314
214 Dallas 1,374 Ellen 1,312
215 Jonah 1,370 Priscilla 1,307
216 Parker 1,368 Denise 1,303
217 Harrison 1,361 Isabel 1,297
218 Louis 1,359 Allyson 1,291
219 Craig 1,355 Asia 1,290
220 Jimmy 1,355 Tabitha 1,290
221 Damian 1,350 Alisha 1,279
222 Marc 1,335 Tiara 1,278
223 Skyler 1,335 Katlyn 1,260
224 Emmanuel 1,332 Colleen 1,256
225 Albert 1,330 Aaliyah 1,255
226 Gerardo 1,324 Meredith 1,244
227 Jaime 1,299 Maya 1,240
228 Diego 1,298 Katelynn 1,238
229 Alberto 1,293 Kennedy 1,235
230 Darren 1,290 Cristina 1,234
231 Trey 1,288 Linda 1,234
232 Abraham 1,287 Guadalupe 1,228
233 Julio 1,284 Ashlyn 1,215
234 Jeffery 1,273 Alexus 1,214
235 Danny 1,259 Brenna 1,212
236 Morgan 1,258 Lacey 1,209
237 Ricky 1,227 Amelia 1,206
238 Landon 1,224 Alondra 1,205
239 Russell 1,205 Clarissa 1,201
240 Liam 1,205 Ashleigh 1,191
241 Avery 1,195 Karla 1,182
242 Gavin 1,193 Carolyn 1,175
243 Zackary 1,192 Tatiana 1,170
244 Kristopher 1,186 Arianna 1,159
245 Terry 1,175 Kasey 1,154
246 Lane 1,168 Jada 1,152
247 Micheal 1,157 Jordyn 1,149
248 Lawrence 1,149 Celeste 1,148
249 Marcos 1,144 Jessie 1,138
250 Deandre 1,141 Maggie 1,137

Historical Data for Baby Names

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Most popular girl names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the Social Security Administration (SSA) and excludes any names with fewer than 5 occurrences in any geographic area.

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