Most Popular Baby Boy Names in the United States

On this page we'll look at what the most popular baby boy names are in the United States. These names are taken directly from the Social Security card applications for births that occurred in the United States.

The table below shows the most popular names for boys born in 2020, with a rank, total count for the number of births registered with that given name, and a comparison for the count for that name in 2019.

You can use the links below to view more popular boy names. This page is currently showing names ranked from 751 to 1000.

Top 1000 most popular boy names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Rank Name 2020 2019 Change
751 Banks 320 239 28.98%
752 Eliel 320 396 -21.23%
753 Melvin 319 313 1.90%
754 Maximo 318 324 -1.87%
755 Briar 317 302 4.85%
756 Colten 316 359 -12.74%
757 Lance 315 398 -23.28%
758 Nova 315 255 21.05%
759 Trace 314 302 3.90%
760 Axl 313 376 -18.29%
761 Ramon 313 326 -4.07%
762 Vicente 313 342 -8.85%
763 Brennan 312 338 -8.00%
764 Caspian 312 292 6.62%
765 Remi 312 240 26.09%
766 Deandre 311 354 -12.93%
767 Legacy 309 271 13.10%
768 Lee 308 295 4.31%
769 Valentin 308 268 13.89%
770 Ben 307 338 -9.61%
771 Louie 307 282 8.49%
772 Westin 304 274 10.38%
773 Wayne 303 319 -5.14%
774 Benicio 302 247 20.04%
775 Grey 302 334 -10.06%
776 Zayd 300 283 5.83%
777 Gatlin 298 264 12.10%
778 Mekhi 298 328 -9.58%
779 Orlando 298 334 -11.39%
780 Bjorn 296 254 15.27%
781 Harley 295 282 4.51%
782 Alonso 294 316 -7.21%
783 Rio 294 193 41.48%
784 Aldo 293 310 -5.64%
785 Byron 292 346 -16.93%
786 Eliseo 292 267 8.94%
787 Ernesto 292 303 -3.70%
788 Talon 292 355 -19.47%
789 Thaddeus 292 321 -9.46%
790 Brecken 291 292 -0.34%
791 Kace 291 311 -6.64%
792 Kellen 291 308 -5.68%
793 Enoch 290 299 -3.06%
794 Kiaan 289 264 9.04%
795 Lian 289 272 6.06%
796 Creed 288 257 11.38%
797 Rohan 288 315 -8.96%
798 Callahan 287 244 16.20%
799 Jaxxon 287 315 -9.30%
800 Ocean 287 183 44.26%
801 Crosby 286 298 -4.11%
802 Dash 286 318 -10.60%
803 Gary 286 302 -5.44%
804 Mylo 286 225 23.87%
805 Ira 285 250 13.08%
806 Magnus 285 298 -4.46%
807 Salem 285 236 18.81%
808 Abdullah 284 327 -14.08%
809 Kye 284 286 -0.70%
810 Tru 284 235 18.88%
811 Forest 283 240 16.44%
812 Jon 283 315 -10.70%
813 Misael 283 274 3.23%
814 Madden 282 293 -3.83%
815 Braden 281 387 -31.74%
816 Carl 281 315 -11.41%
817 Hassan 281 317 -12.04%
818 Emory 280 285 -1.77%
819 Kristian 279 288 -3.17%
820 Alaric 278 250 10.61%
821 Ambrose 278 222 22.40%
822 Dario 278 231 18.47%
823 Allan 277 278 -0.36%
824 Bode 276 223 21.24%
825 Boden 276 234 16.47%
826 Juelz 276 222 21.69%
827 Kristopher 276 305 -9.98%
828 Genesis 275 239 14.01%
829 Idris 275 260 5.61%
830 Ameer 273 249 9.20%
831 Anders 273 239 13.28%
832 Darian 272 228 17.60%
833 Kase 272 368 -30.00%
834 Aryan 270 340 -22.95%
835 Dane 270 251 7.29%
836 Guillermo 270 320 -16.95%
837 Elisha 269 317 -16.38%
838 Jakobe 269 129 70.35%
839 Thatcher 268 287 -6.85%
840 Eugene 267 295 -9.96%
841 Ishaan 267 289 -7.91%
842 Larry 267 311 -15.22%
843 Wesson 267 239 11.07%
844 Yehuda 267 265 0.75%
845 Alvaro 266 274 -2.96%
846 Bobby 266 248 7.00%
847 Bronson 266 296 -10.68%
848 Dilan 266 217 20.29%
849 Kole 266 278 -4.41%
850 Kyro 266 339 -24.13%
851 Tristen 266 259 2.67%
852 Blaze 264 240 9.52%
853 Brayan 264 269 -1.88%
854 Jadiel 264 295 -11.09%
855 Kamryn 264 287 -8.35%
856 Demetrius 263 283 -7.33%
857 Maurice 263 326 -21.39%
858 Arian 262 240 8.76%
859 Kabir 262 247 5.89%
860 Rocky 261 267 -2.27%
861 Rudy 261 254 2.72%
862 Randy 260 348 -28.95%
863 Rodney 260 258 0.77%
864 Yousef 260 310 -17.54%
865 Felipe 259 281 -8.15%
866 Robin 259 254 1.95%
867 Aydin 258 272 -5.28%
868 Dior 258 141 58.65%
869 Kaiser 258 273 -5.65%
870 Van 258 255 1.17%
871 Brodie 257 252 1.96%
872 London 257 269 -4.56%
873 Eithan 256 261 -1.93%
874 Stefan 256 257 -0.39%
875 Ulises 256 270 -5.32%
876 Camilo 255 254 0.39%
877 Branson 254 281 -10.09%
878 Jakari 254 241 5.25%
879 Judson 254 257 -1.17%
880 Yahir 254 285 -11.50%
881 Zavier 254 245 3.61%
882 Damari 253 265 -4.63%
883 Jakob 253 308 -19.61%
884 Jaxx 253 297 -16.00%
885 Bentlee 252 263 -4.27%
886 Cain 252 284 -11.94%
887 Niklaus 252 221 13.11%
888 Rey 252 286 -12.64%
889 Zahir 252 232 8.26%
890 Aries 251 232 7.87%
891 Blaine 251 251 0.00%
892 Kyng 251 251 0.00%
893 Castiel 250 335 -29.06%
894 Henrik 250 233 7.04%
895 Joey 250 304 -19.49%
896 Khalid 249 273 -9.20%
897 Bear 248 244 1.63%
898 Graysen 248 279 -11.76%
899 Jair 248 212 15.65%
900 Kylen 248 237 4.54%
901 Darwin 247 223 10.21%
902 Alfred 246 286 -15.04%
903 Ayan 245 217 12.12%
904 Kenji 245 155 45.00%
905 Zakai 245 242 1.23%
906 Avi 243 196 21.41%
907 Cory 243 242 0.41%
908 Fisher 243 296 -19.67%
909 Jacoby 243 252 -3.64%
910 Osiris 243 203 17.94%
911 Harlem 242 242 0.00%
912 Jamal 242 256 -5.62%
913 Santos 242 220 9.52%
914 Wallace 242 245 -1.23%
915 Brett 241 275 -13.18%
916 Fox 241 242 -0.41%
917 Leif 241 204 16.63%
918 Maison 241 227 5.98%
919 Reuben 241 242 -0.41%
920 Adler 240 194 21.20%
921 Zev 240 193 21.71%
922 Calum 239 238 0.42%
923 Kelvin 239 315 -27.44%
924 Zechariah 239 274 -13.65%
925 Bridger 238 242 -1.67%
926 Mccoy 238 204 15.38%
927 Seven 238 209 12.98%
928 Shepard 238 202 16.36%
929 Azrael 237 225 5.19%
930 Leroy 237 219 7.89%
931 Terry 237 267 -11.90%
932 Harold 236 279 -16.70%
933 Mac 235 253 -7.38%
934 Mordechai 235 289 -20.61%
935 Ahmir 234 212 9.87%
936 Cal 234 165 34.59%
937 Franco 233 262 -11.72%
938 Trent 233 265 -12.85%
939 Blaise 232 234 -0.86%
940 Coen 232 199 15.31%
941 Dominik 232 249 -7.07%
942 Marley 232 191 19.39%
943 Davion 231 218 5.79%
944 Jeremias 231 248 -7.10%
945 Riggs 231 157 38.14%
946 Jones 230 170 30.00%
947 Will 230 216 6.28%
948 Damir 229 206 10.57%
949 Dangelo 229 236 -3.01%
950 Canaan 228 263 -14.26%
951 Dion 228 158 36.27%
952 Jabari 228 242 -5.96%
953 Landry 228 234 -2.60%
954 Salvatore 228 258 -12.35%
955 Kody 227 268 -16.57%
956 Hakeem 226 188 18.36%
957 Truett 226 131 53.22%
958 Gerald 225 244 -8.10%
959 Lyric 225 193 15.31%
960 Gordon 224 267 -17.52%
961 Jovanni 224 220 1.80%
962 Kamdyn 224 220 1.80%
963 Alistair 223 220 1.35%
964 Cillian 223 186 18.09%
965 Foster 223 226 -1.34%
966 Terrance 223 230 -3.09%
967 Murphy 222 185 18.18%
968 Zyair 222 108 69.09%
969 Cedric 221 209 5.58%
970 Rome 221 209 5.58%
971 Abner 219 182 18.45%
972 Colter 219 218 0.46%
973 Dayton 218 238 -8.77%
974 Jad 218 214 1.85%
975 Xzavier 218 230 -5.36%
976 Rene 217 230 -5.82%
977 Vance 217 245 -12.12%
978 Duncan 216 204 5.71%
979 Frankie 216 199 8.19%
980 Bishop 215 197 8.74%
981 Davian 215 204 5.25%
982 Everest 214 195 9.29%
983 Heath 214 224 -4.57%
984 Jaxen 214 216 -0.93%
985 Marlon 214 259 -19.03%
986 Maxton 214 244 -13.10%
987 Reginald 214 248 -14.72%
988 Harris 213 202 5.30%
989 Jericho 213 225 -5.48%
990 Keenan 213 226 -5.92%
991 Korbyn 213 178 17.90%
992 Wes 213 216 -1.40%
993 Eliezer 212 200 5.83%
994 Jeffery 212 241 -12.80%
995 Kalel 212 233 -9.44%
996 Kylian 211 227 -7.31%
997 Turner 211 245 -14.91%
998 Willie 211 206 2.40%
999 Rogelio 210 198 5.88%
1000 Ephraim 209 218 -4.22%

Historical Data for Baby Boy Names

If you're interested to see how the trends and popularity of baby names for boys 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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