Most Popular Baby Boy Names Since 2020

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby boy names are since 2020. 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 2020, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name since 2020.

Rank Name Count
1 Liam 39,931
2 Noah 36,991
3 Oliver 28,763
4 Elijah 25,742
5 William 24,629
6 James 24,617
7 Benjamin 23,927
8 Lucas 22,782
9 Henry 22,012
10 Alexander 19,495
11 Mason 19,069
12 Michael 18,758
13 Daniel 18,485
14 Levi 18,474
15 Jack 18,380
16 Ethan 18,268
17 Jackson 18,248
18 Theodore 18,093
19 Mateo 18,012
20 Logan 17,872
21 Sebastian 17,794
22 Jacob 17,593
23 Owen 17,336
24 Samuel 16,989
25 Aiden 16,786
26 Joseph 16,416
27 John 16,310
28 Wyatt 16,116
29 David 15,996
30 Asher 15,887
31 Matthew 15,472
32 Luke 15,394
33 Julian 15,117
34 Grayson 14,923
35 Leo 14,908
36 Carter 14,674
37 Hudson 14,391
38 Gabriel 14,282
39 Ezra 14,110
40 Jayden 13,989
41 Isaac 13,967
42 Anthony 13,707
43 Lincoln 13,651
44 Dylan 13,506
45 Thomas 13,028
46 Maverick 12,636
47 Elias 12,229
48 Josiah 12,142
49 Charles 12,138
50 Christopher 11,952

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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