Most Popular Baby Boy Names Since 2011

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby boy names are since 2011. 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 2011, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name since 2011.

Rank Name Count
1 Noah 184,785
2 Liam 182,448
3 William 155,180
4 Mason 152,832
5 Jacob 150,015
6 Ethan 140,366
7 James 137,755
8 Michael 137,180
9 Elijah 135,847
10 Alexander 135,293
11 Benjamin 133,990
12 Daniel 127,221
13 Aiden 122,424
14 Logan 121,715
15 Lucas 119,402
16 Matthew 118,766
17 Jayden 115,762
18 Jackson 113,292
19 David 110,391
20 Joseph 109,932
21 Oliver 107,511
22 Samuel 104,431
23 Anthony 103,390
24 Gabriel 99,544
25 John 99,193
26 Henry 96,790
27 Andrew 96,607
28 Joshua 96,494
29 Carter 94,441
30 Christopher 93,778
31 Dylan 92,520
32 Isaac 92,087
33 Luke 92,035
34 Owen 91,463
35 Sebastian 89,136
36 Wyatt 88,371
37 Jack 85,963
38 Ryan 84,195
39 Nathan 82,190
40 Caleb 81,643
41 Levi 80,779
42 Julian 79,317
43 Christian 77,933
44 Landon 73,488
45 Isaiah 73,478
46 Jonathan 73,287
47 Hunter 72,154
48 Jaxon 71,274
49 Grayson 70,341
50 Thomas 69,135

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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