Most Popular Baby Names in 1999

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby names were for the year 1999. 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 1999, 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 Jacob 35,367 Emily 26,539
2 Michael 33,913 Hannah 21,677
3 Matthew 30,415 Alexis 19,234
4 Joshua 27,259 Sarah 19,110
5 Nicholas 25,640 Samantha 19,039
6 Christopher 25,604 Ashley 18,136
7 Andrew 23,859 Madison 18,054
8 Joseph 23,213 Taylor 16,905
9 Daniel 22,701 Jessica 16,349
10 Tyler 22,667 Elizabeth 15,348
11 Brandon 21,601 Alyssa 14,035
12 Ryan 21,013 Lauren 13,911
13 Austin 20,767 Kayla 13,290
14 William 20,715 Brianna 12,416
15 John 20,354 Megan 12,225
16 David 20,346 Victoria 11,872
17 Zachary 19,981 Emma 11,740
18 Anthony 19,470 Abigail 11,683
19 James 18,553 Rachel 11,630
20 Justin 18,277 Olivia 11,255
21 Alexander 17,416 Jennifer 10,614
22 Jonathan 17,065 Amanda 9,747
23 Dylan 15,979 Sydney 9,648
24 Noah 14,925 Morgan 9,606
25 Christian 14,780 Nicole 9,515
26 Robert 14,539 Jasmine 9,351
27 Samuel 14,046 Grace 9,179
28 Kyle 13,772 Destiny 9,173
29 Benjamin 13,665 Anna 9,107
30 Jordan 13,051 Julia 8,751
31 Thomas 12,791 Haley 8,202
32 Nathan 12,536 Alexandra 8,163
33 Cameron 12,435 Kaitlyn 8,157
34 Kevin 12,257 Natalie 8,080
35 Jose 12,153 Brittany 7,942
36 Hunter 11,485 Katherine 7,935
37 Ethan 11,443 Stephanie 7,692
38 Aaron 9,857 Rebecca 7,432
39 Eric 9,380 Maria 7,032
40 Jason 9,363 Allison 7,025
41 Caleb 9,280 Amber 6,840
42 Logan 9,135 Savannah 6,805
43 Brian 8,807 Danielle 6,754
44 Adam 8,223 Courtney 6,557
45 Cody 7,864 Mary 6,382
46 Juan 7,799 Gabrielle 6,130
47 Steven 7,689 Brooke 6,067
48 Connor 7,597 Jordan 5,730
49 Timothy 7,592 Sierra 5,714
50 Charles 7,525 Sara 5,625
51 Isaiah 7,500 Kimberly 5,458
52 Jack 7,383 Mackenzie 5,426
53 Gabriel 7,369 Sophia 5,423
54 Jared 7,276 Hailey 5,369
55 Luis 7,211 Katelyn 5,309
56 Sean 7,205 Michelle 5,303
57 Evan 6,850 Vanessa 5,287
58 Alex 6,827 Erin 5,223
59 Carlos 6,663 Andrea 5,070
60 Elijah 6,596 Isabella 5,059
61 Richard 6,501 Jenna 5,043
62 Nathaniel 6,465 Shelby 5,018
63 Patrick 6,445 Chloe 4,965
64 Isaac 6,405 Melissa 4,830
65 Seth 6,304 Bailey 4,809
66 Trevor 6,256 Makayla 4,790
67 Luke 6,136 Paige 4,716
68 Devin 5,970 Mariah 4,646
69 Mark 5,606 Kaylee 4,578
70 Jesus 5,570 Madeline 4,572
71 Mason 5,451 Caroline 4,473
72 Ian 5,450 Kelsey 4,400
73 Angel 5,402 Marissa 4,390
74 Bryan 5,390 Breanna 4,341
75 Cole 5,317 Christina 4,296
76 Chase 5,223 Faith 4,236
77 Dakota 5,093 Autumn 4,128
78 Garrett 5,075 Kiara 4,024
79 Adrian 5,067 Jacqueline 3,901
80 Antonio 5,028 Tiffany 3,888
81 Jeremy 5,016 Laura 3,875
82 Jesse 5,003 Briana 3,838
83 Jackson 4,993 Alexandria 3,789
84 Blake 4,810 Cheyenne 3,779
85 Stephen 4,543 Mikayla 3,734
86 Dalton 4,541 Claire 3,733
87 Tanner 4,521 Cassandra 3,729
88 Alejandro 4,319 Sabrina 3,650
89 Kenneth 4,285 Alexa 3,645
90 Lucas 4,219 Angela 3,632
91 Miguel 4,206 Kathryn 3,587
92 Spencer 4,192 Katie 3,544
93 Bryce 4,148 Caitlin 3,461
94 Paul 4,020 Miranda 3,433
95 Victor 4,017 Kelly 3,420
96 Brendan 3,994 Lindsey 3,417
97 Jake 3,933 Isabel 3,405
98 Marcus 3,867 Catherine 3,401
99 Tristan 3,844 Cassidy 3,395
100 Jeffrey 3,815 Leslie 3,341
101 Gavin 3,658 Diana 3,328
102 Travis 3,609 Molly 3,324
103 Edward 3,596 Leah 3,288
104 Bradley 3,575 Zoe 3,237
105 Peter 3,437 Amy 3,205
106 Maxwell 3,338 Erica 3,161
107 Jorge 3,309 Gabriella 3,151
108 Jeremiah 3,304 Alicia 3,014
109 Colton 3,288 Kylie 3,012
110 Shane 3,247 Margaret 2,958
111 Julian 3,217 Jada 2,917
112 Mitchell 3,216 Heather 2,887
113 Xavier 3,190 Maya 2,854
114 Derek 3,188 Kristen 2,845
115 Joel 3,184 Veronica 2,831
116 Oscar 3,125 Angelica 2,821
117 Shawn 3,099 Jade 2,788
118 Dominic 3,097 Shannon 2,747
119 Colin 3,080 Crystal 2,741
120 Taylor 3,071 Mia 2,737
121 Vincent 3,066 Angel 2,731
122 Gregory 3,047 Chelsea 2,725
123 George 3,041 Gabriela 2,705
124 Parker 3,011 Caitlyn 2,673
125 Devon 3,000 Michaela 2,657
126 Ricardo 2,987 Melanie 2,649
127 Riley 2,970 Meghan 2,578
128 Grant 2,939 Brittney 2,550
129 Henry 2,923 Jamie 2,538
130 Collin 2,918 Ariana 2,528
131 Wyatt 2,895 Skylar 2,513
132 Alec 2,891 Jocelyn 2,477
133 Dustin 2,843 Daisy 2,470
134 Francisco 2,832 Audrey 2,456
135 Corey 2,827 Karina 2,378
136 Dawson 2,802 Summer 2,337
137 Brett 2,773 Erika 2,324
138 Nicolas 2,762 Riley 2,312
139 Erik 2,722 Adriana 2,304
140 Scott 2,719 Bethany 2,303
141 Liam 2,708 Mckenzie 2,284
142 Dillon 2,682 Jillian 2,280
143 Omar 2,671 Hope 2,265
144 Raymond 2,649 Hayley 2,261
145 Eduardo 2,630 Cynthia 2,225
146 Johnathan 2,519 Daniela 2,193
147 Alexis 2,434 Lillian 2,190
148 Ivan 2,419 Lydia 2,180
149 Diego 2,416 Karen 2,172
150 Hayden 2,414 Diamond 2,160
151 Chandler 2,395 Monica 2,134
152 Sebastian 2,378 Lily 2,123
153 Owen 2,377 Selena 2,118
154 Andres 2,371 Ana 2,111
155 Manuel 2,353 Kaitlin 2,085
156 Carson 2,347 Rebekah 2,067
157 Clayton 2,343 Arianna 2,063
158 Cristian 2,341 Camryn 2,048
159 Kaleb 2,332 Valerie 2,038
160 Javier 2,317 Brenda 1,978
161 Max 2,298 Evelyn 1,964
162 Preston 2,291 Isabelle 1,953
163 Mario 2,288 Bianca 1,947
164 Alan 2,248 Madelyn 1,896
165 Malik 2,246 Kennedy 1,892
166 Aidan 2,213 Mya 1,885
167 Bailey 2,208 Lauryn 1,883
168 Wesley 2,207 Hanna 1,878
169 Fernando 2,175 Lindsay 1,848
170 Levi 2,168 Kendra 1,838
171 Casey 2,043 Ariel 1,834
172 Jalen 2,037 Carly 1,827
173 Edgar 2,036 Desiree 1,820
174 Martin 2,036 Abby 1,809
175 Drew 2,009 Casey 1,802
176 Sergio 1,985 Cameron 1,781
177 Roberto 1,960 Esmeralda 1,765
178 Gage 1,955 Julie 1,758
179 Carter 1,943 Alejandra 1,754
180 Trenton 1,943 Holly 1,749
181 Cesar 1,934 Alondra 1,725
182 Harrison 1,925 Brooklyn 1,689
183 Hector 1,914 Kara 1,688
184 Brady 1,887 Sophie 1,685
185 Conner 1,882 Dominique 1,664
186 Ronald 1,872 Claudia 1,658
187 Frank 1,855 Rachael 1,654
188 Phillip 1,818 Alexia 1,651
189 Trey 1,798 Naomi 1,645
190 Andre 1,782 Shania 1,639
191 Marco 1,771 Ashlyn 1,638
192 Donald 1,747 Kathleen 1,630
193 Josiah 1,742 Jordyn 1,614
194 Erick 1,741 Karla 1,609
195 Micah 1,739 Sofia 1,604
196 Landon 1,715 Cierra 1,573
197 Jonah 1,710 Jasmin 1,573
198 Cory 1,703 Mckenna 1,570
199 Darius 1,703 April 1,554
200 Jakob 1,692 Kirsten 1,533
201 Tyrese 1,692 Patricia 1,532
202 Jaden 1,690 Alison 1,527
203 Pedro 1,690 Raven 1,527
204 Edwin 1,678 Christine 1,500
205 Troy 1,672 Britney 1,495
206 Keith 1,662 Avery 1,491
207 Jonathon 1,648 Allyson 1,483
208 Braden 1,643 Mallory 1,483
209 Ruben 1,637 Trinity 1,481
210 Donovan 1,632 Kyra 1,470
211 Nolan 1,623 Adrianna 1,469
212 Calvin 1,622 Elena 1,468
213 Derrick 1,613 Tatiana 1,466
214 Abraham 1,589 Delaney 1,459
215 Chad 1,584 Kristina 1,453
216 Emmanuel 1,583 Kylee 1,453
217 Andy 1,570 Kendall 1,442
218 Gerardo 1,568 Serena 1,440
219 Griffin 1,545 Nina 1,437
220 Damian 1,540 Jazmin 1,435
221 Giovanni 1,531 Giselle 1,434
222 Brayden 1,523 Whitney 1,426
223 Chance 1,510 Makenzie 1,425
224 Colby 1,507 Maggie 1,423
225 Cade 1,498 Amelia 1,420
226 Johnny 1,496 Nancy 1,420
227 Mathew 1,471 Asia 1,417
228 Raul 1,469 Alexus 1,403
229 Rafael 1,438 Kate 1,400
230 Enrique 1,436 Payton 1,394
231 Skyler 1,427 Tara 1,392
232 Dante 1,415 Savanna 1,389
233 Armando 1,414 Jazmine 1,377
234 Peyton 1,381 Katelynn 1,364
235 Marc 1,369 Peyton 1,356
236 Avery 1,368 Cindy 1,332
237 Trent 1,367 Joanna 1,327
238 Zackary 1,359 Angelina 1,327
239 Dennis 1,339 Dana 1,321
240 Philip 1,326 Tori 1,319
241 Jaime 1,322 Gianna 1,306
242 Brenden 1,316 Yesenia 1,306
243 Marcos 1,316 Guadalupe 1,300
244 Allen 1,315 Kiana 1,293
245 Josue 1,310 Katrina 1,292
246 Jerry 1,300 Priscilla 1,291
247 Douglas 1,291 Bridget 1,291
248 Curtis 1,270 Sandra 1,287
249 Israel 1,269 Natalia 1,272
250 Larry 1,255 Aubrey 1,252

Historical Data for Baby Names

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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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