Most Popular Baby Names in 2015

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby names were for the year 2015. 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 2015, 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 Noah 19,650 Emma 20,465
2 Liam 18,389 Olivia 19,710
3 Mason 16,644 Sophia 17,434
4 Jacob 15,968 Ava 16,386
5 William 15,922 Isabella 15,636
6 Ethan 15,088 Mia 14,914
7 James 14,843 Abigail 12,414
8 Alexander 14,559 Emily 11,794
9 Michael 14,454 Charlotte 11,405
10 Benjamin 13,716 Harper 10,301
11 Elijah 13,676 Madison 10,094
12 Daniel 13,519 Amelia 9,865
13 Aiden 13,481 Elizabeth 9,745
14 Logan 12,925 Sofia 9,694
15 Matthew 12,762 Evelyn 9,366
16 Lucas 12,310 Avery 9,348
17 Jackson 12,274 Chloe 7,936
18 David 11,812 Ella 7,909
19 Oliver 11,660 Grace 7,669
20 Jayden 11,558 Victoria 7,617
21 Joseph 11,509 Aubrey 7,389
22 Samuel 10,885 Scarlett 7,134
23 Gabriel 10,884 Zoey 6,956
24 Carter 10,792 Addison 6,726
25 Anthony 10,639 Lily 6,665
26 John 10,398 Lillian 6,614
27 Dylan 10,285 Natalie 6,503
28 Luke 10,282 Hannah 6,423
29 Henry 10,177 Aria 6,411
30 Andrew 10,124 Layla 6,333
31 Isaac 9,970 Brooklyn 6,317
32 Christopher 9,827 Alexa 6,052
33 Joshua 9,819 Zoe 6,043
34 Wyatt 9,649 Penelope 5,949
35 Sebastian 9,624 Riley 5,730
36 Owen 9,605 Leah 5,623
37 Caleb 8,810 Audrey 5,606
38 Nathan 8,592 Savannah 5,462
39 Ryan 8,534 Allison 5,352
40 Jack 8,505 Samantha 5,343
41 Hunter 8,343 Nora 5,330
42 Levi 8,321 Skylar 5,286
43 Christian 8,204 Camila 5,274
44 Jaxon 8,076 Anna 5,136
45 Julian 8,054 Paisley 5,085
46 Landon 7,935 Ariana 4,962
47 Grayson 7,917 Ellie 4,868
48 Jonathan 7,640 Aaliyah 4,866
49 Isaiah 7,632 Claire 4,832
50 Charles 7,196 Violet 4,816
51 Thomas 7,190 Stella 4,795
52 Aaron 7,166 Sadie 4,756
53 Eli 7,145 Mila 4,731
54 Jeremiah 6,805 Gabriella 4,627
55 Connor 6,760 Lucy 4,548
56 Cameron 6,749 Arianna 4,535
57 Josiah 6,667 Sarah 4,526
58 Adrian 6,531 Kennedy 4,521
59 Jordan 6,309 Madelyn 4,484
60 Colton 6,302 Eleanor 4,436
61 Brayden 6,268 Kaylee 4,367
62 Nicholas 6,247 Caroline 4,332
63 Robert 6,123 Hazel 4,300
64 Angel 6,105 Hailey 4,248
65 Hudson 6,044 Genesis 4,165
66 Lincoln 5,999 Kylie 4,155
67 Evan 5,911 Piper 4,134
68 Dominic 5,865 Maya 4,129
69 Austin 5,811 Autumn 4,117
70 Gavin 5,785 Nevaeh 4,012
71 Nolan 5,737 Serenity 3,990
72 Parker 5,411 Peyton 3,903
73 Adam 5,396 Mackenzie 3,861
74 Chase 5,371 Bella 3,802
75 Jace 5,351 Naomi 3,769
76 Ian 5,327 Eva 3,764
77 Cooper 5,266 Taylor 3,748
78 Easton 5,225 Aurora 3,645
79 Kevin 5,177 Aubree 3,632
80 Jose 5,167 Lydia 3,506
81 Tyler 5,166 Melanie 3,493
82 Asher 5,128 Brianna 3,472
83 Brandon 5,120 Ruby 3,463
84 Jaxson 5,061 Katherine 3,448
85 Mateo 5,022 Ashley 3,424
86 Jason 5,017 Alexis 3,422
87 Ayden 4,886 Alice 3,422
88 Zachary 4,859 Cora 3,402
89 Carson 4,750 Julia 3,374
90 Xavier 4,652 Madeline 3,336
91 Leo 4,596 Faith 3,333
92 Ezra 4,333 Annabelle 3,279
93 Bentley 4,320 Alyssa 3,254
94 Sawyer 4,270 Isabelle 3,221
95 Kayden 4,247 Vivian 3,203
96 Blake 4,229 Gianna 3,179
97 Nathaniel 4,225 Quinn 3,093
98 Ryder 4,155 Clara 3,066
99 Theodore 4,151 Reagan 3,058
100 Elias 4,097 Alexandra 3,003
101 Tristan 3,922 Khloe 3,003
102 Roman 3,886 Eliana 2,987
103 Leonardo 3,821 Hadley 2,974
104 Camden 3,764 Sophie 2,944
105 Micah 3,760 London 2,916
106 Brody 3,745 Elena 2,895
107 Miles 3,738 Bailey 2,848
108 Luis 3,732 Kimberly 2,841
109 Vincent 3,720 Maria 2,826
110 Justin 3,719 Willow 2,807
111 Greyson 3,603 Jasmine 2,806
112 Declan 3,585 Luna 2,805
113 Maxwell 3,550 Kinsley 2,782
114 Juan 3,522 Valentina 2,750
115 Cole 3,496 Kayla 2,738
116 Damian 3,484 Delilah 2,733
117 Carlos 3,418 Andrea 2,709
118 Max 3,415 Natalia 2,699
119 Harrison 3,339 Lauren 2,694
120 Weston 3,324 Morgan 2,686
121 Braxton 3,305 Rylee 2,685
122 Brantley 3,296 Sydney 2,659
123 Axel 3,241 Mary 2,634
124 Abel 3,240 Adalynn 2,621
125 Diego 3,235 Ximena 2,601
126 Wesley 3,227 Jade 2,568
127 Santiago 3,218 Liliana 2,561
128 Silas 3,184 Brielle 2,537
129 Jesus 3,178 Trinity 2,518
130 Giovanni 3,135 Ivy 2,503
131 Bryce 3,127 Josephine 2,501
132 Jayce 3,119 Adalyn 2,455
133 Bryson 3,112 Jocelyn 2,451
134 Alex 3,105 Emery 2,420
135 George 3,049 Adeline 2,408
136 Everett 3,048 Jordyn 2,376
137 Eric 3,043 Ariel 2,351
138 Ivan 3,042 Everly 2,329
139 Emmett 3,040 Lilly 2,308
140 Kaiden 3,023 Paige 2,292
141 Ashton 3,015 Lyla 2,273
142 Kingston 2,961 Isla 2,272
143 Jonah 2,910 Makayla 2,258
144 Jameson 2,851 Molly 2,254
145 Kai 2,849 Emilia 2,221
146 Ezekiel 2,805 Mya 2,205
147 Timothy 2,797 Kendall 2,196
148 Maddox 2,787 Melody 2,175
149 Ryker 2,763 Isabel 2,170
150 Hayden 2,747 Brooke 2,149
151 Emmanuel 2,744 Mckenzie 2,132
152 Antonio 2,725 Nicole 2,116
153 Bennett 2,713 Mariah 2,111
154 Steven 2,704 Payton 2,110
155 Richard 2,680 Margaret 2,108
156 Jude 2,667 Eden 2,066
157 Luca 2,615 Athena 2,052
158 Edward 2,599 Amy 2,040
159 Joel 2,599 Norah 2,029
160 Malachi 2,586 Londyn 2,024
161 Miguel 2,570 Valeria 1,977
162 Victor 2,568 Sara 1,976
163 King 2,562 Angelina 1,970
164 Kaleb 2,531 Aliyah 1,969
165 Patrick 2,531 Gracie 1,958
166 Bryan 2,490 Rose 1,949
167 Alan 2,486 Rachel 1,934
168 Marcus 2,475 Juliana 1,904
169 Preston 2,448 Brooklynn 1,893
170 Abraham 2,447 Laila 1,889
171 Calvin 2,435 Valerie 1,878
172 Colin 2,423 Alina 1,857
173 Bradley 2,401 Reese 1,857
174 Jeremy 2,389 Elise 1,844
175 Kyle 2,389 Eliza 1,833
176 Graham 2,378 Alaina 1,819
177 Grant 2,361 Catherine 1,806
178 Jesse 2,353 Leilani 1,803
179 Kaden 2,342 Raelynn 1,799
180 Alejandro 2,315 Emerson 1,794
181 Oscar 2,298 Cecilia 1,778
182 Jase 2,293 Genevieve 1,775
183 Karter 2,284 Daisy 1,770
184 Maverick 2,273 Harmony 1,763
185 Aidan 2,265 Adriana 1,732
186 Tucker 2,231 Vanessa 1,728
187 Amir 2,216 Destiny 1,726
188 Avery 2,216 Presley 1,726
189 Brian 2,210 Rebecca 1,723
190 Iker 2,176 Julianna 1,713
191 Matteo 2,171 Hayden 1,711
192 Caden 2,135 Michelle 1,704
193 Zayden 2,133 Summer 1,687
194 Riley 2,092 Callie 1,684
195 August 2,090 Arabella 1,681
196 Mark 2,072 Adelyn 1,679
197 Maximus 2,061 Kaitlyn 1,660
198 Brady 2,031 Ryleigh 1,659
199 Kenneth 2,028 Lila 1,655
200 Paul 2,027 Arya 1,644
201 Jaden 2,012 Daniela 1,642
202 Nicolas 1,996 Alana 1,628
203 Beau 1,977 Esther 1,621
204 Dean 1,946 Finley 1,602
205 Peter 1,933 Gabrielle 1,602
206 Xander 1,930 Jessica 1,589
207 Jake 1,921 Charlie 1,559
208 Elliot 1,912 Stephanie 1,558
209 Finn 1,904 Tessa 1,558
210 Sean 1,889 Makenzie 1,548
211 Derek 1,880 Ana 1,546
212 Elliott 1,873 Alexandria 1,536
213 Cayden 1,867 Amaya 1,526
214 Jasper 1,864 Nova 1,524
215 Jax 1,862 Alivia 1,521
216 Lorenzo 1,843 Anastasia 1,504
217 Omar 1,834 Iris 1,504
218 Beckett 1,821 Marley 1,496
219 Rowan 1,815 Fiona 1,494
220 Gael 1,782 Angela 1,489
221 Corbin 1,768 Giselle 1,486
222 Waylon 1,760 Kate 1,476
223 Myles 1,739 Alayna 1,461
224 Tanner 1,713 Lola 1,454
225 Jorge 1,706 Juliette 1,452
226 Javier 1,698 Lucia 1,452
227 Zion 1,689 Hope 1,448
228 Andres 1,675 Parker 1,445
229 Paxton 1,674 Sienna 1,439
230 Emiliano 1,673 Teagan 1,438
231 Charlie 1,672 Georgia 1,437
232 Zane 1,668 Cali 1,433
233 Brooks 1,652 Vivienne 1,430
234 Judah 1,648 Izabella 1,414
235 Simon 1,643 Kinley 1,407
236 Griffin 1,612 Daleyza 1,395
237 Cody 1,590 Kylee 1,393
238 Dawson 1,589 Jayla 1,392
239 Gunner 1,587 Katelyn 1,385
240 Israel 1,578 Juliet 1,357
241 Rylan 1,555 Maggie 1,337
242 Gage 1,538 Dakota 1,332
243 River 1,514 Delaney 1,328
244 Messiah 1,513 Brynlee 1,317
245 Kameron 1,505 Keira 1,312
246 Stephen 1,495 Camille 1,307
247 Francisco 1,483 Leila 1,305
248 Clayton 1,478 Mckenna 1,303
249 Zander 1,462 Aniyah 1,300
250 Chance 1,459 Josie 1,292

Historical Data for Baby Names

If you're interested to see how the trends and popularity of baby names have changed, you can use the links below to view the historical data by decade.

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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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