Most Popular Baby Boy Names Since 1993

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby boy names are since 1993. 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 1993, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name since 1993.

Rank Name Count
1 Michael 687,019
2 Jacob 671,567
3 Matthew 581,905
4 Joshua 552,394
5 Christopher 529,700
6 Daniel 525,251
7 William 512,536
8 Joseph 491,401
9 Andrew 490,493
10 James 468,322
11 David 465,608
12 Alexander 460,862
13 Anthony 454,268
14 Nicholas 440,577
15 John 428,687
16 Ryan 426,786
17 Tyler 415,216
18 Ethan 409,060
19 Noah 396,894
20 Brandon 380,889
21 Benjamin 375,630
22 Jonathan 358,216
23 Zachary 347,154
24 Samuel 347,000
25 Austin 337,432
26 Dylan 335,951
27 Christian 329,281
28 Logan 321,769
29 Justin 309,809
30 Nathan 304,101
31 Robert 299,115
32 Elijah 290,750
33 Mason 285,318
34 Thomas 274,648
35 Gabriel 274,581
36 Kevin 269,548
37 Jordan 268,248
38 Jose 258,586
39 Caleb 254,399
40 Liam 249,353
41 Aaron 247,390
42 Jackson 239,846
43 Lucas 229,209
44 Hunter 228,974
45 Cameron 227,405
46 Luke 225,825
47 Isaac 224,715
48 Jayden 224,520
49 Aiden 223,054
50 Jack 221,611

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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