Most Popular Baby Names in 2004

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby names were for the year 2004. 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 2004, 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 27,886 Emily 25,039
2 Michael 25,462 Emma 21,611
3 Joshua 24,207 Madison 20,626
4 Matthew 22,878 Olivia 16,106
5 Ethan 22,208 Hannah 15,608
6 Andrew 21,707 Abigail 15,427
7 Daniel 20,993 Isabella 15,019
8 William 20,228 Ashley 14,373
9 Joseph 20,135 Samantha 13,783
10 Christopher 19,636 Elizabeth 13,562
11 Anthony 19,608 Alexis 13,477
12 Ryan 19,495 Sarah 12,742
13 Nicholas 18,517 Grace 12,536
14 David 18,394 Alyssa 12,107
15 Alexander 17,924 Sophia 10,917
16 Tyler 17,445 Lauren 9,982
17 James 16,466 Brianna 9,802
18 John 16,452 Kayla 9,771
19 Dylan 14,851 Natalie 9,687
20 Nathan 14,630 Anna 9,517
21 Jonathan 14,368 Jessica 9,470
22 Brandon 14,133 Taylor 9,303
23 Samuel 14,110 Chloe 8,728
24 Christian 13,923 Hailey 8,685
25 Benjamin 13,821 Ava 8,644
26 Zachary 13,711 Jasmine 8,490
27 Logan 13,139 Sydney 8,367
28 Jose 12,181 Victoria 8,278
29 Noah 11,906 Ella 8,243
30 Justin 11,877 Mia 7,398
31 Elijah 11,712 Morgan 7,296
32 Gabriel 11,558 Julia 7,147
33 Caleb 11,304 Kaitlyn 6,988
34 Kevin 11,218 Rachel 6,918
35 Austin 10,745 Katherine 6,739
36 Robert 10,678 Megan 6,687
37 Thomas 10,501 Alexandra 6,623
38 Connor 10,048 Destiny 6,546
39 Evan 9,980 Jennifer 6,543
40 Aidan 9,822 Allison 5,872
41 Luke 9,596 Savannah 5,813
42 Jack 9,578 Maria 5,755
43 Jordan 9,557 Nicole 5,740
44 Angel 9,515 Haley 5,728
45 Isaiah 9,262 Mackenzie 5,728
46 Isaac 9,178 Brooke 5,712
47 Jason 9,063 Makayla 5,665
48 Jackson 8,977 Trinity 5,636
49 Hunter 8,901 Kylie 5,557
50 Cameron 8,887 Kaylee 5,442
51 Mason 8,619 Paige 5,438
52 Gavin 8,609 Faith 5,419
53 Aaron 8,395 Lily 5,401
54 Juan 8,126 Zoe 5,363
55 Kyle 7,824 Stephanie 5,181
56 Charles 7,652 Jenna 5,175
57 Luis 7,493 Andrea 5,055
58 Adam 7,472 Riley 4,982
59 Brian 7,330 Katelyn 4,952
60 Aiden 7,161 Angelina 4,916
61 Eric 7,133 Kimberly 4,846
62 Jayden 6,926 Mary 4,815
63 Alex 6,811 Madeline 4,765
64 Sean 6,769 Leah 4,743
65 Bryan 6,732 Lillian 4,734
66 Lucas 6,713 Michelle 4,718
67 Owen 6,705 Amanda 4,682
68 Nathaniel 6,675 Sara 4,506
69 Ian 6,505 Sofia 4,474
70 Jesus 6,469 Rebecca 4,465
71 Carlos 6,256 Jordan 4,447
72 Adrian 6,138 Alexa 4,440
73 Diego 5,875 Gabrielle 4,419
74 Julian 5,672 Caroline 4,378
75 Cole 5,645 Vanessa 4,348
76 Ashton 5,436 Gabriella 4,254
77 Jeremiah 5,379 Avery 4,043
78 Steven 5,356 Marissa 4,009
79 Timothy 5,231 Ariana 3,996
80 Seth 5,185 Audrey 3,902
81 Devin 5,166 Jada 3,891
82 Chase 5,161 Autumn 3,866
83 Jaden 5,150 Maya 3,766
84 Cody 5,124 Evelyn 3,763
85 Colin 5,122 Jocelyn 3,743
86 Landon 5,041 Arianna 3,686
87 Hayden 5,019 Amber 3,638
88 Xavier 5,016 Isabel 3,637
89 Carter 5,009 Melanie 3,580
90 Wyatt 4,974 Diana 3,554
91 Dominic 4,879 Danielle 3,529
92 Richard 4,847 Sierra 3,520
93 Antonio 4,841 Leslie 3,500
94 Jesse 4,759 Aaliyah 3,491
95 Blake 4,693 Erin 3,366
96 Miguel 4,522 Amelia 3,352
97 Sebastian 4,520 Molly 3,344
98 Jake 4,471 Melissa 3,335
99 Alejandro 4,451 Claire 3,333
100 Patrick 4,441 Bailey 3,308
101 Carson 4,380 Brooklyn 3,266
102 Victor 4,288 Katie 3,210
103 Alexis 4,175 Nevaeh 3,181
104 Caden 4,157 Catherine 3,180
105 Kaden 4,137 Angela 3,158
106 Riley 4,110 Amy 3,115
107 Brayden 4,066 Isabelle 3,099
108 Bryce 4,024 Jacqueline 3,066
109 Henry 3,911 Jade 3,052
110 Trevor 3,897 Gabriela 3,022
111 Jeremy 3,864 Madelyn 3,006
112 Liam 3,827 Shelby 2,988
113 Mark 3,770 Mariah 2,981
114 Garrett 3,688 Gracie 2,940
115 Tristan 3,481 Breanna 2,896
116 Marcus 3,480 Mya 2,895
117 Ivan 3,458 Kennedy 2,886
118 Jorge 3,440 Daniela 2,840
119 Kenneth 3,424 Adriana 2,830
120 Kaleb 3,421 Briana 2,825
121 Vincent 3,421 Courtney 2,763
122 Brady 3,369 Kathryn 2,756
123 Oscar 3,345 Christina 2,735
124 Joel 3,234 Gianna 2,726
125 Tanner 3,231 Alexandria 2,652
126 Eduardo 3,201 Lydia 2,625
127 Paul 3,186 Angel 2,614
128 Jared 3,177 Miranda 2,612
129 Edward 3,150 Laura 2,553
130 Collin 3,107 Alicia 2,517
131 Parker 3,063 Ashlyn 2,455
132 Alan 3,062 Alexia 2,449
133 Cooper 3,045 Margaret 2,436
134 Conner 3,005 Peyton 2,392
135 Colton 2,954 Sophie 2,388
136 Maxwell 2,927 Rylee 2,374
137 Dakota 2,918 Kendall 2,360
138 Nicolas 2,871 Kelly 2,357
139 Cristian 2,855 Ana 2,347
140 Stephen 2,849 Summer 2,333
141 Grant 2,814 Kylee 2,296
142 Josiah 2,796 Natalia 2,292
143 Peter 2,789 Daisy 2,271
144 Ricardo 2,781 Naomi 2,269
145 Gage 2,756 Reagan 2,269
146 George 2,734 Lindsey 2,255
147 Francisco 2,728 Kate 2,218
148 Jeffrey 2,723 Kelsey 2,198
149 Omar 2,723 Cheyenne 2,189
150 Brendan 2,719 Sabrina 2,189
151 Spencer 2,664 Mckenzie 2,184
152 Preston 2,646 Jillian 2,179
153 Braden 2,621 Alondra 2,178
154 Levi 2,606 Skylar 2,175
155 Fernando 2,576 Karen 2,165
156 Derek 2,543 Mikayla 2,158
157 Cesar 2,536 Paris 2,150
158 Javier 2,535 Ruby 2,119
159 Eli 2,528 Payton 2,077
160 Damian 2,527 Addison 2,054
161 Nolan 2,488 Caitlin 2,050
162 Micah 2,487 Kyla 2,038
163 Peyton 2,484 Crystal 2,034
164 Max 2,481 Juliana 2,031
165 Shane 2,476 Caitlyn 2,030
166 Travis 2,460 Abby 2,024
167 Dalton 2,452 Layla 2,012
168 Manuel 2,410 Cassidy 2,007
169 Shawn 2,409 Delaney 2,002
170 Andres 2,393 Charlotte 1,994
171 Edgar 2,385 Mariana 1,991
172 Erik 2,364 Bianca 1,986
173 Edwin 2,354 Cassandra 1,973
174 Emmanuel 2,346 Valeria 1,957
175 Devon 2,327 Tiffany 1,955
176 Bradley 2,308 Angelica 1,941
177 Jonah 2,296 Carly 1,925
178 Mario 2,260 Alana 1,913
179 Malachi 2,246 Hope 1,912
180 Erick 2,232 Valerie 1,904
181 Ty 2,198 Jasmin 1,886
182 Ayden 2,183 Giselle 1,884
183 Johnathan 2,177 Erica 1,874
184 Wesley 2,107 Genesis 1,858
185 Colby 2,066 Jazmin 1,857
186 Trenton 2,055 Jordyn 1,833
187 Donovan 2,055 Kiara 1,828
188 Raymond 2,055 Mallory 1,828
189 Giovanni 2,032 Ellie 1,817
190 Jalen 2,022 Aubrey 1,815
191 Marco 2,010 Serenity 1,785
192 Hector 2,004 Erika 1,772
193 Abraham 1,987 Veronica 1,767
194 Gregory 1,968 Chelsea 1,752
195 Leonardo 1,963 Karla 1,749
196 Damien 1,956 Sadie 1,749
197 Dillon 1,951 Karina 1,734
198 Clayton 1,923 Eva 1,727
199 Andre 1,917 Jamie 1,725
200 Bryson 1,915 Julianna 1,683
201 Sergio 1,913 Brenda 1,660
202 Roberto 1,875 Mckenna 1,656
203 Martin 1,858 Lucy 1,639
204 Jaylen 1,791 Celeste 1,636
205 Andy 1,787 Maggie 1,631
206 Dawson 1,763 Alejandra 1,629
207 Elias 1,759 Bethany 1,629
208 Josue 1,746 Zoey 1,622
209 Harrison 1,729 Amaya 1,619
210 Brody 1,725 Adrianna 1,616
211 Corey 1,674 Lilly 1,614
212 Drew 1,666 Esmeralda 1,613
213 Mitchell 1,647 Makenzie 1,604
214 Scott 1,640 Elena 1,584
215 Israel 1,634 Nadia 1,584
216 Taylor 1,613 Jayla 1,561
217 Dominick 1,605 Meghan 1,557
218 Ruben 1,601 Cadence 1,552
219 Calvin 1,595 Ariel 1,546
220 Braxton 1,581 Kyra 1,543
221 Miles 1,581 Aliyah 1,529
222 Brett 1,565 Cynthia 1,521
223 Dustin 1,554 Liliana 1,519
224 Rafael 1,544 Camryn 1,514
225 Avery 1,522 Monica 1,512
226 Pedro 1,517 Elise 1,510
227 Troy 1,501 Makenna 1,464
228 Oliver 1,491 Kailey 1,439
229 Jace 1,487 Alison 1,433
230 Frank 1,466 Hanna 1,426
231 Zane 1,455 Vivian 1,424
232 Ronald 1,451 Lizbeth 1,422
233 Camden 1,446 Macy 1,415
234 Skyler 1,424 Desiree 1,394
235 Jakob 1,416 Rebekah 1,387
236 Gerardo 1,414 Jayden 1,383
237 Trey 1,405 Haylee 1,368
238 Payton 1,396 Allyson 1,367
239 Roman 1,395 Carmen 1,363
240 Armando 1,386 Brittany 1,356
241 Griffin 1,385 Lindsay 1,354
242 Raul 1,381 Josephine 1,337
243 Malik 1,377 Nina 1,325
244 Marcos 1,369 Heather 1,304
245 Brock 1,349 Asia 1,298
246 Alec 1,333 Jazmine 1,298
247 Kai 1,324 Hayley 1,297
248 Phillip 1,324 Jaden 1,285
249 Derrick 1,324 Kara 1,283
250 Chance 1,320 Laila 1,282

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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