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 759,286
2 Jacob 713,232
3 Matthew 634,085
4 Joshua 599,222
5 Christopher 583,505
6 Daniel 572,515
7 William 558,971
8 Joseph 535,140
9 Andrew 531,724
10 James 521,224
11 David 509,608
12 Alexander 498,946
13 Anthony 490,729
14 Nicholas 475,784
15 John 470,994
16 Ryan 462,874
17 Tyler 448,693
18 Noah 435,677
19 Ethan 431,041
20 Brandon 414,392
21 Benjamin 411,714
22 Jonathan 388,210
23 Zachary 376,773
24 Samuel 375,185
25 Dylan 364,430
26 Austin 355,991
27 Christian 350,267
28 Logan 342,356
29 Justin 337,637
30 Robert 331,659
31 Nathan 325,170
32 Elijah 316,960
33 Mason 304,545
34 Thomas 303,038
35 Kevin 293,341
36 Gabriel 293,319
37 Liam 290,385
38 Jordan 290,137
39 Jose 278,368
40 Aaron 271,212
41 Caleb 271,072
42 Jackson 258,476
43 Lucas 254,997
44 Luke 244,895
45 Cameron 244,797
46 Jack 242,074
47 Isaac 241,084
48 Hunter 239,249
49 Aiden 239,144
50 Kyle 238,840

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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