Most Popular Baby Boy Names in 2015

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

Rank Name Count
1 Noah 19,650
2 Liam 18,389
3 Mason 16,644
4 Jacob 15,968
5 William 15,922
6 Ethan 15,088
7 James 14,843
8 Alexander 14,559
9 Michael 14,454
10 Benjamin 13,716
11 Elijah 13,676
12 Daniel 13,519
13 Aiden 13,481
14 Logan 12,925
15 Matthew 12,762
16 Lucas 12,310
17 Jackson 12,274
18 David 11,812
19 Oliver 11,660
20 Jayden 11,558
21 Joseph 11,509
22 Samuel 10,885
23 Gabriel 10,884
24 Carter 10,792
25 Anthony 10,639
26 John 10,398
27 Dylan 10,285
28 Luke 10,282
29 Henry 10,177
30 Andrew 10,124
31 Isaac 9,970
32 Christopher 9,827
33 Joshua 9,819
34 Wyatt 9,649
35 Sebastian 9,624
36 Owen 9,605
37 Caleb 8,810
38 Nathan 8,592
39 Ryan 8,534
40 Jack 8,505
41 Hunter 8,343
42 Levi 8,321
43 Christian 8,204
44 Jaxon 8,076
45 Julian 8,054
46 Landon 7,935
47 Grayson 7,917
48 Jonathan 7,640
49 Isaiah 7,632
50 Charles 7,196
51 Thomas 7,190
52 Aaron 7,166
53 Eli 7,145
54 Jeremiah 6,805
55 Connor 6,760
56 Cameron 6,749
57 Josiah 6,667
58 Adrian 6,531
59 Jordan 6,309
60 Colton 6,302
61 Brayden 6,268
62 Nicholas 6,247
63 Robert 6,123
64 Angel 6,105
65 Hudson 6,044
66 Lincoln 5,999
67 Evan 5,911
68 Dominic 5,865
69 Austin 5,811
70 Gavin 5,785
71 Nolan 5,737
72 Parker 5,411
73 Adam 5,396
74 Chase 5,371
75 Jace 5,351
76 Ian 5,327
77 Cooper 5,266
78 Easton 5,225
79 Kevin 5,177
80 Jose 5,167
81 Tyler 5,166
82 Asher 5,128
83 Brandon 5,120
84 Jaxson 5,061
85 Mateo 5,022
86 Jason 5,017
87 Ayden 4,886
88 Zachary 4,859
89 Carson 4,750
90 Xavier 4,652
91 Leo 4,596
92 Ezra 4,333
93 Bentley 4,320
94 Sawyer 4,270
95 Kayden 4,247
96 Blake 4,229
97 Nathaniel 4,225
98 Ryder 4,155
99 Theodore 4,151
100 Elias 4,097
101 Tristan 3,922
102 Roman 3,886
103 Leonardo 3,821
104 Camden 3,764
105 Micah 3,760
106 Brody 3,745
107 Miles 3,738
108 Luis 3,732
109 Vincent 3,720
110 Justin 3,719
111 Greyson 3,603
112 Declan 3,585
113 Maxwell 3,550
114 Juan 3,522
115 Cole 3,496
116 Damian 3,484
117 Carlos 3,418
118 Max 3,415
119 Harrison 3,339
120 Weston 3,324
121 Braxton 3,305
122 Brantley 3,296
123 Axel 3,241
124 Abel 3,240
125 Diego 3,235
126 Wesley 3,227
127 Santiago 3,218
128 Silas 3,184
129 Jesus 3,178
130 Giovanni 3,135
131 Bryce 3,127
132 Jayce 3,119
133 Bryson 3,112
134 Alex 3,105
135 George 3,049
136 Everett 3,048
137 Eric 3,043
138 Ivan 3,042
139 Emmett 3,040
140 Kaiden 3,023
141 Ashton 3,015
142 Kingston 2,961
143 Jonah 2,910
144 Jameson 2,851
145 Kai 2,849
146 Ezekiel 2,805
147 Timothy 2,797
148 Maddox 2,787
149 Ryker 2,763
150 Hayden 2,747
151 Emmanuel 2,744
152 Antonio 2,725
153 Bennett 2,713
154 Steven 2,704
155 Richard 2,680
156 Jude 2,667
157 Luca 2,615
158 Edward 2,599
159 Joel 2,599
160 Malachi 2,586
161 Miguel 2,570
162 Victor 2,568
163 King 2,562
164 Kaleb 2,531
165 Patrick 2,531
166 Bryan 2,490
167 Alan 2,486
168 Marcus 2,475
169 Preston 2,448
170 Abraham 2,447
171 Calvin 2,435
172 Colin 2,423
173 Bradley 2,401
174 Jeremy 2,389
175 Kyle 2,389
176 Graham 2,378
177 Grant 2,361
178 Jesse 2,353
179 Kaden 2,342
180 Alejandro 2,315
181 Oscar 2,298
182 Jase 2,293
183 Karter 2,284
184 Maverick 2,273
185 Aidan 2,265
186 Tucker 2,231
187 Amir 2,216
188 Avery 2,216
189 Brian 2,210
190 Iker 2,176
191 Matteo 2,171
192 Caden 2,135
193 Zayden 2,133
194 Riley 2,092
195 August 2,090
196 Mark 2,072
197 Maximus 2,061
198 Brady 2,031
199 Kenneth 2,028
200 Paul 2,027
201 Jaden 2,012
202 Nicolas 1,996
203 Beau 1,977
204 Dean 1,946
205 Peter 1,933
206 Xander 1,930
207 Jake 1,921
208 Elliot 1,912
209 Finn 1,904
210 Sean 1,889
211 Derek 1,880
212 Elliott 1,873
213 Cayden 1,867
214 Jasper 1,864
215 Jax 1,862
216 Lorenzo 1,843
217 Omar 1,834
218 Beckett 1,821
219 Rowan 1,815
220 Gael 1,782
221 Corbin 1,768
222 Waylon 1,760
223 Myles 1,739
224 Tanner 1,713
225 Jorge 1,706
226 Javier 1,698
227 Zion 1,689
228 Andres 1,675
229 Paxton 1,674
230 Emiliano 1,673
231 Charlie 1,672
232 Zane 1,668
233 Brooks 1,652
234 Judah 1,648
235 Simon 1,643
236 Griffin 1,612
237 Cody 1,590
238 Dawson 1,589
239 Gunner 1,587
240 Israel 1,578
241 Rylan 1,555
242 Gage 1,538
243 River 1,514
244 Messiah 1,513
245 Kameron 1,505
246 Stephen 1,495
247 Francisco 1,483
248 Clayton 1,478
249 Zander 1,462
250 Chance 1,459

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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