Most Popular Baby Boy Names in 2003

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby boy names were for the year 2003. 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 2003, 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 29,643
2 Michael 27,123
3 Joshua 25,098
4 Matthew 24,006
5 Andrew 22,154
6 Joseph 21,374
7 Ethan 21,360
8 Daniel 21,052
9 Christopher 20,750
10 Anthony 20,148
11 William 19,992
12 Nicholas 19,696
13 Ryan 19,577
14 David 18,622
15 Tyler 18,185
16 Alexander 17,712
17 John 17,236
18 James 16,895
19 Dylan 15,703
20 Zachary 15,540
21 Brandon 15,241
22 Jonathan 14,990
23 Samuel 14,671
24 Benjamin 14,073
25 Christian 13,902
26 Nathan 13,661
27 Justin 13,652
28 Logan 13,185
29 Gabriel 12,521
30 Jose 12,392
31 Noah 11,835
32 Kevin 11,731
33 Austin 11,689
34 Caleb 11,642
35 Robert 11,394
36 Thomas 10,933
37 Elijah 10,662
38 Jordan 10,329
39 Aidan 10,066
40 Cameron 9,965
41 Hunter 9,900
42 Jason 9,822
43 Connor 9,670
44 Evan 9,444
45 Jack 9,316
46 Luke 9,302
47 Angel 9,159
48 Isaac 8,938
49 Isaiah 8,898
50 Aaron 8,869
51 Gavin 8,763
52 Jackson 8,713
53 Kyle 8,651
54 Mason 7,896
55 Juan 7,829
56 Eric 7,785
57 Charles 7,694
58 Adam 7,686
59 Brian 7,672
60 Luis 7,581
61 Sean 7,102
62 Alex 6,794
63 Nathaniel 6,665
64 Bryan 6,618
65 Ian 6,466
66 Carlos 6,218
67 Jesus 6,161
68 Adrian 6,110
69 Cole 5,899
70 Steven 5,857
71 Lucas 5,754
72 Owen 5,700
73 Aiden 5,684
74 Devin 5,645
75 Jayden 5,547
76 Timothy 5,484
77 Julian 5,410
78 Cody 5,400
79 Blake 5,275
80 Seth 5,255
81 Dominic 5,218
82 Jaden 5,182
83 Diego 5,118
84 Hayden 5,101
85 Xavier 5,065
86 Richard 5,054
87 Chase 5,014
88 Colin 4,876
89 Carson 4,861
90 Jeremiah 4,854
91 Patrick 4,789
92 Antonio 4,716
93 Sebastian 4,648
94 Jesse 4,603
95 Miguel 4,591
96 Victor 4,435
97 Landon 4,411
98 Jake 4,402
99 Trevor 4,386
100 Alejandro 4,317
101 Ashton 4,215
102 Carter 4,171
103 Bryce 4,127
104 Riley 4,077
105 Mark 4,031
106 Garrett 3,981
107 Jared 3,942
108 Jeremy 3,889
109 Wyatt 3,699
110 Brayden 3,672
111 Kenneth 3,642
112 Tristan 3,634
113 Caden 3,629
114 Liam 3,565
115 Jorge 3,483
116 Henry 3,470
117 Vincent 3,418
118 Kaleb 3,401
119 Marcus 3,393
120 Tanner 3,390
121 Kaden 3,337
122 Oscar 3,300
123 Paul 3,251
124 Joel 3,244
125 Parker 3,186
126 Dakota 3,160
127 Stephen 3,141
128 Ivan 3,139
129 Eduardo 3,119
130 Edward 3,113
131 Alan 3,097
132 Maxwell 3,086
133 Collin 3,006
134 Nicolas 3,003
135 Colton 2,953
136 Gage 2,939
137 Grant 2,917
138 George 2,910
139 Spencer 2,908
140 Jeffrey 2,884
141 Brendan 2,867
142 Brady 2,865
143 Dalton 2,857
144 Shane 2,813
145 Cristian 2,804
146 Peter 2,803
147 Francisco 2,767
148 Ricardo 2,762
149 Derek 2,753
150 Alexis 2,721
151 Omar 2,703
152 Josiah 2,683
153 Conner 2,677
154 Preston 2,640
155 Jalen 2,620
156 Shawn 2,577
157 Fernando 2,552
158 Erik 2,550
159 Travis 2,541
160 Devon 2,526
161 Javier 2,502
162 Max 2,460
163 Damian 2,453
164 Jonah 2,431
165 Bradley 2,393
166 Cooper 2,368
167 Mario 2,358
168 Cesar 2,357
169 Braden 2,353
170 Levi 2,353
171 Andres 2,327
172 Edgar 2,319
173 Micah 2,286
174 Manuel 2,247
175 Nolan 2,217
176 Donovan 2,211
177 Giovanni 2,201
178 Johnathan 2,196
179 Trenton 2,181
180 Colby 2,170
181 Edwin 2,170
182 Emmanuel 2,131
183 Clayton 2,129
184 Wesley 2,123
185 Gregory 2,108
186 Erick 2,094
187 Raymond 2,049
188 Dillon 2,011
189 Hector 1,997
190 Sergio 1,985
191 Eli 1,980
192 Marco 1,959
193 Ty 1,936
194 Malachi 1,919
195 Abraham 1,895
196 Mitchell 1,891
197 Damien 1,890
198 Corey 1,887
199 Martin 1,887
200 Roberto 1,873
201 Ayden 1,830
202 Taylor 1,828
203 Jaylen 1,814
204 Dawson 1,805
205 Dominick 1,779
206 Scott 1,770
207 Dustin 1,769
208 Peyton 1,768
209 Andre 1,752
210 Elias 1,711
211 Leonardo 1,708
212 Harrison 1,697
213 Josue 1,674
214 Bryson 1,658
215 Ruben 1,655
216 Andy 1,631
217 Brett 1,614
218 Jakob 1,607
219 Avery 1,596
220 Zane 1,590
221 Cade 1,576
222 Drew 1,573
223 Calvin 1,566
224 Pedro 1,558
225 Griffin 1,536
226 Alec 1,526
227 Trey 1,516
228 Miles 1,511
229 Malik 1,506
230 Frank 1,500
231 Skyler 1,486
232 Brody 1,463
233 Phillip 1,454
234 Xander 1,424
235 Simon 1,420
236 Rafael 1,410
237 Ronald 1,404
238 Raul 1,400
239 Gerardo 1,398
240 Chance 1,392
241 Marcos 1,379
242 Trent 1,379
243 Brock 1,378
244 Derrick 1,378
245 Oliver 1,374
246 Israel 1,368
247 Johnny 1,368
248 Enrique 1,355
249 Jace 1,329
250 Allen 1,318

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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