Most Popular Baby Boy Names in 1999

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby boy 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 boy 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

Rank Name Count
1 Jacob 35,367
2 Michael 33,913
3 Matthew 30,415
4 Joshua 27,259
5 Nicholas 25,640
6 Christopher 25,604
7 Andrew 23,859
8 Joseph 23,213
9 Daniel 22,701
10 Tyler 22,667
11 Brandon 21,601
12 Ryan 21,013
13 Austin 20,767
14 William 20,715
15 John 20,354
16 David 20,346
17 Zachary 19,981
18 Anthony 19,470
19 James 18,553
20 Justin 18,277
21 Alexander 17,416
22 Jonathan 17,065
23 Dylan 15,979
24 Noah 14,925
25 Christian 14,780
26 Robert 14,539
27 Samuel 14,046
28 Kyle 13,772
29 Benjamin 13,665
30 Jordan 13,051
31 Thomas 12,791
32 Nathan 12,536
33 Cameron 12,435
34 Kevin 12,257
35 Jose 12,153
36 Hunter 11,485
37 Ethan 11,443
38 Aaron 9,857
39 Eric 9,380
40 Jason 9,363
41 Caleb 9,280
42 Logan 9,135
43 Brian 8,807
44 Adam 8,223
45 Cody 7,864
46 Juan 7,799
47 Steven 7,689
48 Connor 7,597
49 Timothy 7,592
50 Charles 7,525
51 Isaiah 7,500
52 Jack 7,383
53 Gabriel 7,369
54 Jared 7,276
55 Luis 7,211
56 Sean 7,205
57 Evan 6,850
58 Alex 6,827
59 Carlos 6,663
60 Elijah 6,596
61 Richard 6,501
62 Nathaniel 6,465
63 Patrick 6,445
64 Isaac 6,405
65 Seth 6,304
66 Trevor 6,256
67 Luke 6,136
68 Devin 5,970
69 Mark 5,606
70 Jesus 5,570
71 Mason 5,451
72 Ian 5,450
73 Angel 5,402
74 Bryan 5,390
75 Cole 5,317
76 Chase 5,223
77 Dakota 5,093
78 Garrett 5,075
79 Adrian 5,067
80 Antonio 5,028
81 Jeremy 5,016
82 Jesse 5,003
83 Jackson 4,993
84 Blake 4,810
85 Stephen 4,543
86 Dalton 4,541
87 Tanner 4,521
88 Alejandro 4,319
89 Kenneth 4,285
90 Lucas 4,219
91 Miguel 4,206
92 Spencer 4,192
93 Bryce 4,148
94 Paul 4,020
95 Victor 4,017
96 Brendan 3,994
97 Jake 3,933
98 Marcus 3,867
99 Tristan 3,844
100 Jeffrey 3,815
101 Gavin 3,658
102 Travis 3,609
103 Edward 3,596
104 Bradley 3,575
105 Peter 3,437
106 Maxwell 3,338
107 Jorge 3,309
108 Jeremiah 3,304
109 Colton 3,288
110 Shane 3,247
111 Julian 3,217
112 Mitchell 3,216
113 Xavier 3,190
114 Derek 3,188
115 Joel 3,184
116 Oscar 3,125
117 Shawn 3,099
118 Dominic 3,097
119 Colin 3,080
120 Taylor 3,071
121 Vincent 3,066
122 Gregory 3,047
123 George 3,041
124 Parker 3,011
125 Devon 3,000
126 Ricardo 2,987
127 Riley 2,970
128 Grant 2,939
129 Henry 2,923
130 Collin 2,918
131 Wyatt 2,895
132 Alec 2,891
133 Dustin 2,843
134 Francisco 2,832
135 Corey 2,827
136 Dawson 2,802
137 Brett 2,773
138 Nicolas 2,762
139 Erik 2,722
140 Scott 2,719
141 Liam 2,708
142 Dillon 2,682
143 Omar 2,671
144 Raymond 2,649
145 Eduardo 2,630
146 Johnathan 2,519
147 Alexis 2,434
148 Ivan 2,419
149 Diego 2,416
150 Hayden 2,414
151 Chandler 2,395
152 Sebastian 2,378
153 Owen 2,377
154 Andres 2,371
155 Manuel 2,353
156 Carson 2,347
157 Clayton 2,343
158 Cristian 2,341
159 Kaleb 2,332
160 Javier 2,317
161 Max 2,298
162 Preston 2,291
163 Mario 2,288
164 Alan 2,248
165 Malik 2,246
166 Aidan 2,213
167 Bailey 2,208
168 Wesley 2,207
169 Fernando 2,175
170 Levi 2,168
171 Casey 2,043
172 Jalen 2,037
173 Edgar 2,036
174 Martin 2,036
175 Drew 2,009
176 Sergio 1,985
177 Roberto 1,960
178 Gage 1,955
179 Carter 1,943
180 Trenton 1,943
181 Cesar 1,934
182 Harrison 1,925
183 Hector 1,914
184 Brady 1,887
185 Conner 1,882
186 Ronald 1,872
187 Frank 1,855
188 Phillip 1,818
189 Trey 1,798
190 Andre 1,782
191 Marco 1,771
192 Donald 1,747
193 Josiah 1,742
194 Erick 1,741
195 Micah 1,739
196 Landon 1,715
197 Jonah 1,710
198 Cory 1,703
199 Darius 1,703
200 Jakob 1,692
201 Tyrese 1,692
202 Jaden 1,690
203 Pedro 1,690
204 Edwin 1,678
205 Troy 1,672
206 Keith 1,662
207 Jonathon 1,648
208 Braden 1,643
209 Ruben 1,637
210 Donovan 1,632
211 Nolan 1,623
212 Calvin 1,622
213 Derrick 1,613
214 Abraham 1,589
215 Chad 1,584
216 Emmanuel 1,583
217 Andy 1,570
218 Gerardo 1,568
219 Griffin 1,545
220 Damian 1,540
221 Giovanni 1,531
222 Brayden 1,523
223 Chance 1,510
224 Colby 1,507
225 Cade 1,498
226 Johnny 1,496
227 Mathew 1,471
228 Raul 1,469
229 Rafael 1,438
230 Enrique 1,436
231 Skyler 1,427
232 Dante 1,415
233 Armando 1,414
234 Peyton 1,381
235 Marc 1,369
236 Avery 1,368
237 Trent 1,367
238 Zackary 1,359
239 Dennis 1,339
240 Philip 1,326
241 Jaime 1,322
242 Brenden 1,316
243 Marcos 1,316
244 Allen 1,315
245 Josue 1,310
246 Jerry 1,300
247 Douglas 1,291
248 Curtis 1,270
249 Israel 1,269
250 Larry 1,255

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.

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

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

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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