Most Popular Baby Boy Names in 2009

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby boy names were for the year 2009. 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 2009, 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 21,184
2 Ethan 19,848
3 Michael 18,949
4 Alexander 18,239
5 William 17,924
6 Joshua 17,655
7 Daniel 17,550
8 Jayden 17,295
9 Noah 17,254
10 Christopher 16,357
11 Anthony 16,315
12 Aiden 16,023
13 Matthew 15,996
14 David 15,448
15 Joseph 14,930
16 Andrew 14,867
17 Logan 14,462
18 James 14,211
19 Benjamin 13,120
20 Ryan 13,112
21 Elijah 12,829
22 Gabriel 12,828
23 Christian 12,646
24 Samuel 12,159
25 Nathan 12,126
26 John 12,124
27 Jackson 12,122
28 Tyler 11,545
29 Jonathan 11,383
30 Dylan 11,366
31 Caleb 10,995
32 Nicholas 10,854
33 Gavin 10,739
34 Mason 10,688
35 Evan 10,279
36 Landon 10,164
37 Angel 9,850
38 Brandon 9,843
39 Lucas 9,616
40 Isaac 9,556
41 Isaiah 9,249
42 Jack 9,027
43 Jose 8,814
44 Kevin 8,774
45 Jordan 8,659
46 Justin 8,624
47 Luke 8,619
48 Brayden 8,600
49 Liam 8,565
50 Carter 8,169
51 Owen 8,142
52 Connor 8,099
53 Zachary 8,083
54 Aaron 7,977
55 Robert 7,836
56 Hunter 7,745
57 Thomas 7,724
58 Cameron 7,634
59 Adrian 7,633
60 Wyatt 7,403
61 Chase 7,387
62 Julian 7,383
63 Austin 7,286
64 Charles 7,283
65 Jeremiah 7,230
66 Jason 6,920
67 Juan 6,283
68 Xavier 6,212
69 Luis 6,139
70 Sebastian 5,989
71 Henry 5,896
72 Aidan 5,808
73 Ian 5,806
74 Adam 5,672
75 Nathaniel 5,425
76 Diego 5,414
77 Brody 5,391
78 Jesus 5,384
79 Carlos 5,376
80 Tristan 5,348
81 Dominic 5,329
82 Cole 5,276
83 Alex 5,170
84 Cooper 5,072
85 Levi 5,019
86 Josiah 5,013
87 Carson 4,997
88 Ayden 4,995
89 Blake 4,949
90 Eli 4,913
91 Hayden 4,865
92 Bryan 4,855
93 Colton 4,768
94 Brian 4,653
95 Eric 4,643
96 Parker 4,624
97 Sean 4,337
98 Oliver 4,286
99 Kyle 4,176
100 Miguel 4,170
101 Jaden 4,167
102 Kaden 4,063
103 Caden 4,021
104 Max 3,956
105 Antonio 3,911
106 Steven 3,826
107 Riley 3,788
108 Kaleb 3,785
109 Timothy 3,765
110 Brady 3,741
111 Bryce 3,709
112 Jesse 3,678
113 Colin 3,656
114 Richard 3,610
115 Ashton 3,562
116 Joel 3,562
117 Victor 3,542
118 Micah 3,540
119 Vincent 3,492
120 Preston 3,462
121 Alejandro 3,440
122 Nolan 3,437
123 Marcus 3,407
124 Jaxon 3,391
125 Devin 3,384
126 Jake 3,384
127 Damian 3,348
128 Eduardo 3,335
129 Patrick 3,250
130 Santiago 3,125
131 Oscar 3,115
132 Maxwell 3,079
133 Giovanni 3,070
134 Collin 3,058
135 Cody 3,000
136 Ivan 2,990
137 Edward 2,983
138 Kayden 2,964
139 Seth 2,942
140 Jeremy 2,940
141 Gage 2,886
142 Alan 2,845
143 Cayden 2,748
144 Emmanuel 2,736
145 Grant 2,727
146 Ryder 2,720
147 Jonah 2,718
148 Peyton 2,709
149 Trevor 2,664
150 Hudson 2,649
151 Kenneth 2,610
152 Bryson 2,609
153 Mark 2,577
154 Omar 2,548
155 Jorge 2,514
156 Conner 2,497
157 Nicolas 2,489
158 Elias 2,484
159 Tanner 2,453
160 Paul 2,427
161 Miles 2,402
162 Cristian 2,399
163 George 2,380
164 Leonardo 2,367
165 Asher 2,352
166 Malachi 2,350
167 Jace 2,343
168 Derek 2,306
169 Kaiden 2,303
170 Ricardo 2,302
171 Jaiden 2,269
172 Grayson 2,258
173 Andres 2,255
174 Braxton 2,238
175 Jaylen 2,233
176 Wesley 2,211
177 Travis 2,198
178 Shane 2,130
179 Fernando 2,126
180 Abraham 2,108
181 Maddox 2,102
182 Jude 2,094
183 Francisco 2,083
184 Garrett 2,058
185 Braden 2,033
186 Alexis 2,019
187 Javier 2,017
188 Lincoln 2,011
189 Damien 2,011
190 Peter 2,009
191 Erick 2,003
192 Edwin 1,979
193 Josue 1,975
194 Camden 1,959
195 Manuel 1,953
196 Bradley 1,951
197 Rylan 1,951
198 Mario 1,938
199 Cesar 1,920
200 Stephen 1,917
201 Edgar 1,908
202 Sawyer 1,896
203 Jaxson 1,864
204 Hector 1,844
205 Johnathan 1,840
206 Roman 1,836
207 Trenton 1,834
208 Landen 1,832
209 Shawn 1,806
210 Leo 1,800
211 Israel 1,776
212 Brendan 1,761
213 Kai 1,757
214 Jared 1,754
215 Donovan 1,741
216 Jeffrey 1,719
217 Spencer 1,694
218 Braylon 1,693
219 Andy 1,660
220 Raymond 1,648
221 Andre 1,646
222 Ty 1,642
223 Avery 1,631
224 Ezekiel 1,613
225 Tucker 1,612
226 Kingston 1,611
227 Sergio 1,605
228 Keegan 1,597
229 Mateo 1,594
230 Drake 1,586
231 Calvin 1,576
232 Griffin 1,557
233 Erik 1,553
234 Martin 1,525
235 Zane 1,520
236 Chance 1,518
237 Tyson 1,491
238 Troy 1,487
239 Dalton 1,476
240 Zion 1,471
241 Brennan 1,464
242 Harrison 1,464
243 Marco 1,463
244 Lukas 1,448
245 Xander 1,446
246 Dominick 1,439
247 Gregory 1,426
248 Roberto 1,417
249 Maximus 1,395
250 Cash 1,389

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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