Most Popular Baby Names in 2010

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby names were for the year 2010. 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 2010, 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 22,139 Isabella 22,924
2 Ethan 18,006 Sophia 20,646
3 Michael 17,361 Emma 17,351
4 Jayden 17,189 Olivia 17,029
5 William 17,058 Ava 15,436
6 Alexander 16,757 Emily 14,277
7 Noah 16,460 Abigail 14,248
8 Daniel 15,849 Madison 13,188
9 Aiden 15,543 Chloe 11,757
10 Anthony 15,500 Mia 10,642
11 Joshua 15,448 Addison 10,327
12 Mason 14,849 Elizabeth 10,269
13 Christopher 14,284 Ella 9,879
14 Andrew 14,256 Natalie 8,782
15 David 14,210 Samantha 8,408
16 Matthew 14,139 Alexis 8,268
17 Logan 14,025 Lily 7,988
18 Elijah 13,905 Grace 7,684
19 James 13,887 Hailey 7,021
20 Joseph 13,843 Hannah 6,993
21 Gabriel 12,881 Alyssa 6,992
22 Benjamin 12,433 Lillian 6,952
23 Ryan 11,972 Avery 6,676
24 Samuel 11,966 Leah 6,537
25 Jackson 11,818 Nevaeh 6,428
26 John 11,560 Sarah 6,337
27 Nathan 11,375 Anna 6,333
28 Jonathan 11,134 Sofia 6,327
29 Christian 11,104 Ashley 6,314
30 Liam 10,928 Brianna 6,278
31 Dylan 10,514 Zoe 6,270
32 Caleb 10,476 Victoria 6,230
33 Landon 10,476 Gabriella 6,179
34 Tyler 10,450 Brooklyn 6,124
35 Lucas 10,379 Kaylee 6,101
36 Evan 9,730 Taylor 5,899
37 Nicholas 9,647 Layla 5,893
38 Gavin 9,619 Allison 5,864
39 Isaac 9,363 Evelyn 5,840
40 Brayden 9,113 Riley 5,541
41 Luke 8,845 Amelia 5,460
42 Angel 8,774 Khloe 5,406
43 Isaiah 8,580 Makayla 5,396
44 Brandon 8,547 Savannah 5,376
45 Jack 8,519 Aubrey 5,361
46 Jordan 8,248 Charlotte 5,357
47 Owen 8,176 Zoey 5,212
48 Carter 8,160 Bella 5,127
49 Connor 8,050 Kayla 5,056
50 Justin 7,848 Alexa 5,040
51 Jeremiah 7,733 Peyton 4,969
52 Jose 7,699 Audrey 4,952
53 Julian 7,584 Claire 4,915
54 Robert 7,559 Arianna 4,845
55 Aaron 7,464 Julia 4,675
56 Adrian 7,405 Aaliyah 4,668
57 Wyatt 7,374 Kylie 4,602
58 Kevin 7,324 Lauren 4,466
59 Hunter 7,322 Sophie 4,415
60 Cameron 7,196 Sydney 4,331
61 Zachary 7,180 Camila 4,304
62 Thomas 7,129 Jasmine 4,177
63 Charles 7,102 Morgan 4,074
64 Austin 6,904 Alexandra 4,020
65 Eli 6,564 Jocelyn 3,992
66 Chase 6,442 Maya 3,968
67 Henry 6,399 Gianna 3,959
68 Sebastian 6,361 Mackenzie 3,882
69 Jason 6,275 Kimberly 3,869
70 Levi 6,016 Katherine 3,866
71 Xavier 5,759 Destiny 3,733
72 Ian 5,557 Brooke 3,704
73 Colton 5,317 Faith 3,701
74 Dominic 5,298 Trinity 3,700
75 Cooper 5,257 Lucy 3,634
76 Juan 5,241 Madelyn 3,620
77 Josiah 5,206 Madeline 3,603
78 Ayden 5,137 Bailey 3,597
79 Luis 5,127 Payton 3,586
80 Adam 5,106 Andrea 3,569
81 Nathaniel 5,105 Autumn 3,520
82 Carson 5,098 Melanie 3,485
83 Brody 5,051 Serenity 3,481
84 Tristan 4,893 Ariana 3,471
85 Parker 4,732 Stella 3,440
86 Diego 4,718 Maria 3,419
87 Blake 4,702 Molly 3,362
88 Oliver 4,664 Caroline 3,359
89 Cole 4,588 Genesis 3,303
90 Carlos 4,586 Kaitlyn 3,299
91 Jaden 4,517 Eva 3,278
92 Jesus 4,453 Jessica 3,198
93 Alex 4,436 Angelina 3,144
94 Aidan 4,306 Gabrielle 3,142
95 Eric 4,196 Naomi 3,132
96 Hayden 4,191 Valeria 3,115
97 Bryan 3,934 Mariah 3,110
98 Max 3,848 Natalia 3,045
99 Jaxon 3,841 Rachel 3,019
100 Bentley 3,773 Paige 3,011
101 Brian 3,765 Mya 2,997
102 Sean 3,743 Rylee 2,982
103 Alejandro 3,712 Katelyn 2,958
104 Nolan 3,688 Ellie 2,910
105 Riley 3,644 Isabelle 2,898
106 Kaden 3,592 Lilly 2,887
107 Kyle 3,574 Vanessa 2,883
108 Micah 3,566 Mary 2,875
109 Antonio 3,527 London 2,871
110 Vincent 3,527 Lydia 2,834
111 Colin 3,488 Kennedy 2,833
112 Bryce 3,466 Jordyn 2,807
113 Miguel 3,455 Ruby 2,794
114 Timothy 3,447 Jade 2,722
115 Jake 3,436 Scarlett 2,716
116 Giovanni 3,434 Isabel 2,657
117 Steven 3,433 Annabelle 2,639
118 Kaleb 3,426 Sara 2,636
119 Caden 3,410 Harper 2,634
120 Bryson 3,388 Sadie 2,634
121 Damian 3,363 Jennifer 2,621
122 Grayson 3,354 Nicole 2,568
123 Kayden 3,303 Violet 2,567
124 Jesse 3,275 Liliana 2,516
125 Richard 3,236 Michelle 2,509
126 Ashton 3,235 Stephanie 2,489
127 Brady 3,234 Reagan 2,479
128 Victor 3,177 Jada 2,475
129 Patrick 3,136 Adriana 2,463
130 Marcus 3,126 Gracie 2,430
131 Preston 3,104 Megan 2,405
132 Joel 3,063 Jayla 2,377
133 Maxwell 3,015 Kendall 2,341
134 Santiago 3,012 Rebecca 2,294
135 Ryder 2,965 Lyla 2,289
136 Edward 2,904 Amy 2,282
137 Miles 2,869 Reese 2,264
138 Asher 2,858 Izabella 2,252
139 Hudson 2,850 Kylee 2,250
140 Devin 2,841 Laila 2,247
141 Elias 2,828 Jenna 2,224
142 Jeremy 2,822 Brooklynn 2,186
143 Jonah 2,773 Aliyah 2,159
144 Ivan 2,769 Piper 2,141
145 Easton 2,710 Mckenzie 2,131
146 Jace 2,675 Juliana 2,128
147 Oscar 2,664 Giselle 2,089
148 Collin 2,646 Gabriela 2,081
149 Peyton 2,643 Valerie 2,065
150 Leonardo 2,616 Daniela 2,038
151 Cayden 2,579 Daisy 2,019
152 Gage 2,562 Valentina 2,004
153 Emmanuel 2,550 Makenzie 1,997
154 Eduardo 2,544 Haley 1,983
155 Grant 2,537 Lila 1,969
156 Alan 2,513 Melissa 1,951
157 Cody 2,443 Ashlyn 1,947
158 Conner 2,439 Vivian 1,942
159 Wesley 2,429 Nora 1,938
160 Kenneth 2,427 Angela 1,914
161 Malachi 2,414 Katie 1,903
162 Mark 2,414 Hayden 1,892
163 Nicolas 2,392 Summer 1,887
164 Seth 2,379 Elena 1,885
165 George 2,373 Keira 1,861
166 Kaiden 2,353 Eleanor 1,851
167 Trevor 2,321 Clara 1,842
168 Jude 2,300 Eliana 1,834
169 Jorge 2,296 Alana 1,818
170 Derek 2,293 Jillian 1,818
171 Braxton 2,292 Jacqueline 1,807
172 Sawyer 2,219 Alice 1,780
173 Jaxson 2,218 Adrianna 1,779
174 Jaiden 2,207 Miranda 1,774
175 Omar 2,167 Alivia 1,766
176 Tanner 2,135 Julianna 1,749
177 Paul 2,128 Aniyah 1,737
178 Travis 2,125 Jordan 1,727
179 Maddox 2,105 Eden 1,724
180 Camden 2,104 Mikayla 1,721
181 Andres 2,089 Skylar 1,720
182 Cristian 2,069 Margaret 1,698
183 Rylan 2,056 Briana 1,691
184 Josue 1,996 Shelby 1,679
185 Bradley 1,995 Josephine 1,676
186 Roman 1,990 Ryleigh 1,676
187 Axel 1,972 Delilah 1,670
188 Garrett 1,959 Amanda 1,659
189 Fernando 1,953 Allie 1,636
190 Javier 1,950 Diana 1,621
191 Leo 1,943 Brielle 1,619
192 Damien 1,937 Addyson 1,618
193 Peter 1,932 Catherine 1,611
194 Abraham 1,923 Angel 1,609
195 Ricardo 1,884 Danielle 1,605
196 Drake 1,876 Elise 1,587
197 Francisco 1,876 Ana 1,574
198 Shane 1,875 Melody 1,574
199 Lincoln 1,870 Leslie 1,565
200 Erick 1,860 Penelope 1,547
201 Stephen 1,820 Makenna 1,543
202 Cesar 1,819 Marissa 1,531
203 Jaylen 1,807 Aurora 1,527
204 Tucker 1,753 Alexandria 1,514
205 Kai 1,747 Leila 1,508
206 Landen 1,710 Alaina 1,498
207 Braden 1,709 Kendra 1,496
208 Mario 1,708 Kate 1,490
209 Edwin 1,701 Delaney 1,486
210 Manuel 1,700 Sienna 1,478
211 Avery 1,697 Lola 1,476
212 Ezekiel 1,690 Jayden 1,463
213 Trenton 1,690 Ariel 1,460
214 Kingston 1,676 Sierra 1,453
215 Calvin 1,661 Erin 1,440
216 Johnathan 1,649 Miley 1,440
217 Edgar 1,644 Carly 1,439
218 Donovan 1,642 Hadley 1,439
219 Silas 1,632 Alicia 1,431
220 Israel 1,626 Sabrina 1,431
221 Mateo 1,624 Tessa 1,426
222 Jeffrey 1,623 Amber 1,417
223 Alexis 1,621 Chelsea 1,417
224 Raymond 1,584 Aubree 1,409
225 Weston 1,584 Maggie 1,407
226 Hector 1,562 Amaya 1,395
227 Spencer 1,554 Cadence 1,381
228 Andre 1,541 Mckenna 1,378
229 Lukas 1,528 Cheyenne 1,371
230 Zion 1,528 Kathryn 1,370
231 Brendan 1,527 Maci 1,354
232 Griffin 1,517 Kinley 1,351
233 Harrison 1,491 Kelsey 1,349
234 Maximus 1,489 Marley 1,344
235 Andy 1,477 Alayna 1,333
236 Braylon 1,473 Jayda 1,331
237 Shawn 1,473 Ashlynn 1,327
238 Tyson 1,470 Paisley 1,325
239 Zane 1,461 Callie 1,319
240 Emiliano 1,450 Lexi 1,311
241 Sergio 1,449 Hope 1,310
242 Ezra 1,447 Eliza 1,309
243 Jared 1,443 Teagan 1,303
244 Chance 1,438 Alexia 1,295
245 Keegan 1,430 Kayleigh 1,295
246 Charlie 1,430 Harmony 1,293
247 Drew 1,413 Nadia 1,288
248 Troy 1,382 Karen 1,287
249 Greyson 1,370 Christina 1,286
250 Simon 1,366 Cassidy 1,286

Historical Data for Baby Names

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

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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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