Most Popular Baby Boy Names Since 1992

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby boy names are since 1992. 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 50 most popular baby boy names since 1992, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name since 1992.

Rank Name Count
1 Michael 741,416
2 Jacob 697,232
3 Matthew 619,640
4 Joshua 588,609
5 Christopher 572,161
6 Daniel 554,402
7 William 535,601
8 Andrew 521,030
9 Joseph 519,302
10 James 496,829
11 David 494,024
12 Alexander 480,929
13 Anthony 477,434
14 Nicholas 468,337
15 John 454,934
16 Ryan 453,799
17 Tyler 444,015
18 Ethan 413,966
19 Brandon 410,512
20 Noah 398,317
21 Benjamin 389,081
22 Jonathan 379,623
23 Zachary 371,953
24 Samuel 358,342
25 Dylan 351,014
26 Austin 348,888
27 Christian 341,236
28 Justin 333,422
29 Logan 325,995
30 Robert 323,206
31 Nathan 314,249
32 Elijah 292,273
33 Thomas 289,931
34 Kevin 289,187
35 Mason 287,517
36 Jordan 282,278
37 Gabriel 278,917
38 Jose 270,407
39 Aaron 261,898
40 Caleb 259,439
41 Liam 249,657
42 Jackson 241,209
43 Kyle 237,150
44 Cameron 234,757
45 Lucas 232,587
46 Hunter 231,514
47 Luke 229,891
48 Isaac 227,486
49 Jayden 224,566
50 Jack 223,681

More Popular Baby Names

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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

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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