300 Most Common Male Names in the U.S.



How many boys / men are named . . . in the United States? The following tables include the most common male first names in the US population during the 1990 census.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division, Population Analysis & Evaluation Staff. Last update: 20 November 2005. Note: most popular name rankings have been updated here.



Most Common Male Names
  1-300 | 301-600 | 601-900 | 901+ | Alphabetical list

Most Common Female Names
  1-1000 | 1001-2000 | 2001-3000 | 3001+ | Alphabetical list

Name%
Frequency
Approximate
Number
Rank
JAMES3.318 4,840,833 1
JOHN3.271 4,772,262 2
ROBERT3.143 4,585,515 3
MICHAEL2.629 3,835,609 4
WILLIAM2.451 3,575,914 5
DAVID2.363 3,447,525 6
RICHARD1.703 2,484,611 7
CHARLES1.523 2,221,998 8
JOSEPH1.404 2,048,382 9
THOMAS1.38 2,013,366 10
CHRISTOPHER1.035 1,510,025 11
DANIEL0.974 1,421,028 12
PAUL0.948 1,383,095 13
MARK0.938 1,368,506 14
DONALD0.931 1,358,293 15
GEORGE0.927 1,352,457 16
KENNETH0.826 1,205,102 17
STEVEN0.78 1,137,990 18
EDWARD0.779 1,136,531 19
BRIAN0.736 1,073,795 20
RONALD0.725 1,057,747 21
ANTHONY0.721 1,051,911 22
KEVIN0.671 978,963 23
JASON0.66 962,914 24
MATTHEW0.657 958,538 25
GARY0.65 948,325 26
TIMOTHY0.64 933,735 27
JOSE0.613 894,343 28
LARRY0.598 872,459 29
JEFFREY0.591 862,246 30
FRANK0.581 847,656 31
SCOTT0.546 796,593 32
ERIC0.544 793,675 33
STEPHEN0.54 787,839 34
ANDREW0.537 783,462 35
RAYMOND0.488 711,973 36
GREGORY0.441 643,402 37
JOSHUA0.435 634,648 38
JERRY0.432 630,271 39
DENNIS0.415 605,469 40
WALTER0.399 582,126 41
PATRICK0.389 567,536 42
PETER0.381 555,864 43
HAROLD0.371 541,275 44
DOUGLAS0.367 535,439 45
HENRY0.365 532,521 46
CARL0.346 504,801 47
ARTHUR0.335 488,752 48
RYAN0.328 478,539 49
ROGER0.322 469,786 50
JOE0.321 468,327 51
JUAN0.316 461,032 52
JACK0.315 459,573 53
ALBERT0.314 458,114 54
JONATHAN0.313 456,655 55
JUSTIN0.311 453,737 56
TERRY0.311 453,737 57
GERALD0.309 450,819 58
KEITH0.308 449,360 59
SAMUEL0.306 446,442 60
WILLIE0.302 440,606 61
RALPH0.282 411,427 62
LAWRENCE0.282 411,427 63
NICHOLAS0.275 401,214 64
ROY0.273 398,296 65
BENJAMIN0.27 393,920 66
BRUCE0.263 383,707 67
BRANDON0.26 379,330 68
ADAM0.259 377,871 69
HARRY0.251 366,199 70
FRED0.251 366,199 71
WAYNE0.249 363,281 72
BILLY0.248 361,822 73
STEVE0.246 358,904 74
LOUIS0.243 354,528 75
JEREMY0.242 353,069 76
AARON0.24 350,151 77
RANDY0.232 338,479 78
HOWARD0.23 335,561 79
EUGENE0.23 335,561 80
CARLOS0.229 334,102 81
RUSSELL0.224 326,807 82
BOBBY0.223 325,348 83
VICTOR0.222 323,889 84
MARTIN0.216 315,136 85
ERNEST0.215 313,677 86
PHILLIP0.213 310,759 87
TODD0.213 310,759 88
JESSE0.209 304,923 89
CRAIG0.206 300,546 90
ALAN0.204 297,628 91
SHAWN0.2 291,792 92
CLARENCE0.197 287,415 93
SEAN0.197 287,415 94
PHILIP0.197 287,415 95
CHRIS0.197 287,415 96
JOHNNY0.195 284,497 97
EARL0.193 281,580 98
JIMMY0.191 278,662 99
ANTONIO0.19 277,203 100
DANNY0.19 277,203 101
BRYAN0.19 277,203 102
TONY0.19 277,203 103
LUIS0.189 275,744 104
MIKE0.189 275,744 105
STANLEY0.186 271,367 106
LEONARD0.186 271,367 107
NATHAN0.185 269,908 108
DALE0.184 268,449 109
MANUEL0.181 264,072 110
RODNEY0.18 262,613 111
CURTIS0.18 262,613 112
NORMAN0.177 258,236 113
ALLEN0.174 253,859 114
MARVIN0.171 249,482 115
VINCENT0.168 245,105 116
GLENN0.167 243,647 117
JEFFERY0.166 242,188 118
TRAVIS0.166 242,188 119
JEFF0.166 242,188 120
CHAD0.165 240,729 121
JACOB0.165 240,729 122
LEE0.162 236,352 123
MELVIN0.162 236,352 124
ALFRED0.162 236,352 125
KYLE0.16 233,434 126
FRANCIS0.16 233,434 127
BRADLEY0.159 231,975 128
JESUS0.155 226,139 129
HERBERT0.155 226,139 130
FREDERICK0.154 224,680 131
RAY0.153 223,221 132
JOEL0.152 221,762 133
EDWIN0.148 215,926 134
DON0.145 211,549 135
EDDIE0.144 210,090 136
RICKY0.141 205,714 137
TROY0.138 201,337 138
RANDALL0.138 201,337 139
BARRY0.134 195,501 140
ALEXANDER0.132 192,583 141
BERNARD0.127 185,288 142
MARIO0.125 182,370 143
LEROY0.125 182,370 144
FRANCISCO0.124 180,911 145
MARCUS0.124 180,911 146
MICHEAL0.123 179,452 147
THEODORE0.123 179,452 148
CLIFFORD0.123 179,452 149
MIGUEL0.122 177,993 150
OSCAR0.122 177,993 151
JAY0.118 172,157 152
JIM0.118 172,157 153
TOM0.117 170,698 154
CALVIN0.115 167,781 155
ALEX0.115 167,781 156
JON0.115 167,781 157
RONNIE0.113 164,863 158
BILL0.112 163,404 159
LLOYD0.112 163,404 160
TOMMY0.112 163,404 161
LEON0.112 163,404 162
DEREK0.112 163,404 163
WARREN0.11 160,486 164
DARRELL0.108 157,568 165
JEROME0.108 157,568 166
FLOYD0.107 156,109 167
LEO0.106 154,650 168
ALVIN0.105 153,191 169
TIM0.104 151,732 170
WESLEY0.104 151,732 171
GORDON0.104 151,732 172
DEAN0.104 151,732 173
GREG0.104 151,732 174
JORGE0.104 151,732 175
DUSTIN0.103 150,273 176
PEDRO0.103 150,273 177
DERRICK0.103 150,273 178
DAN0.101 147,355 179
LEWIS0.099 144,437 180
ZACHARY0.099 144,437 181
COREY0.098 142,978 182
HERMAN0.097 141,519 183
MAURICE0.097 141,519 184
VERNON0.097 141,519 185
ROBERTO0.097 141,519 186
CLYDE0.095 138,601 187
GLEN0.094 137,142 188
HECTOR0.094 137,142 189
SHANE0.093 135,683 190
RICARDO0.093 135,683 191
SAM0.092 134,224 192
RICK0.091 132,765 193
LESTER0.091 132,765 194
BRENT0.09 131,307 195
RAMON0.09 131,307 196
CHARLIE0.09 131,307 197
TYLER0.089 129,848 198
GILBERT0.089 129,848 199
GENE0.087 126,930 200
MARC0.087 126,930 201
REGINALD0.084 122,553 202
RUBEN0.082 119,635 203
BRETT0.082 119,635 204
ANGEL0.082 119,635 205
NATHANIEL0.081 118,176 206
RAFAEL0.081 118,176 207
LESLIE0.081 118,176 208
EDGAR0.08 116,717 209
MILTON0.08 116,717 210
RAUL0.079 115,258 211
BEN0.078 113,799 212
CHESTER0.078 113,799 213
CECIL0.078 113,799 214
DUANE0.077 112,340 215
FRANKLIN0.077 112,340 216
ANDRE0.076 110,881 217
ELMER0.074 107,963 218
BRAD0.073 106,504 219
GABRIEL0.073 106,504 220
RON0.072 105,045 221
MITCHELL0.072 105,045 222
ROLAND0.072 105,045 223
ARNOLD0.072 105,045 224
HARVEY0.072 105,045 225
JARED0.071 103,586 226
ADRIAN0.069 100,668 227
KARL0.069 100,668 228
CORY0.068 99,209 229
CLAUDE0.068 99,209 230
ERIK0.068 99,209 231
DARRYL0.067 97,750 232
JAMIE0.066 96,291 233
NEIL0.066 96,291 234
JESSIE0.065 94,832 235
CHRISTIAN0.065 94,832 236
JAVIER0.065 94,832 237
FERNANDO0.065 94,832 238
CLINTON0.065 94,832 239
TED0.064 93,374 240
MATHEW0.064 93,374 241
TYRONE0.064 93,374 242
DARREN0.064 93,374 243
LONNIE0.064 93,374 244
LANCE0.063 91,915 245
CODY0.063 91,915 246
JULIO0.063 91,915 247
KELLY0.063 91,915 248
KURT0.062 90,456 249
ALLAN0.061 88,997 250
NELSON0.061 88,997 251
GUY0.06 87,538 252
CLAYTON0.06 87,538 253
HUGH0.06 87,538 254
MAX0.059 86,079 255
DWAYNE0.059 86,079 256
DWIGHT0.058 84,620 257
ARMANDO0.058 84,620 258
FELIX0.058 84,620 259
JIMMIE0.058 84,620 260
EVERETT0.057 83,161 261
JORDAN0.056 81,702 262
IAN0.056 81,702 263
WALLACE0.056 81,702 264
KEN0.055 80,243 265
BOB0.055 80,243 266
JAIME0.055 80,243 267
CASEY0.054 78,784 268
ALFREDO0.054 78,784 269
ALBERTO0.053 77,325 270
DAVE0.053 77,325 271
IVAN0.053 77,325 272
JOHNNIE0.052 75,866 273
SIDNEY0.052 75,866 274
BYRON0.052 75,866 275
JULIAN0.052 75,866 276
ISAAC0.051 74,407 277
MORRIS0.051 74,407 278
CLIFTON0.05 72,948 279
WILLARD0.05 72,948 280
DARYL0.05 72,948 281
ROSS0.05 72,948 282
VIRGIL0.049 71,489 283
ANDY0.049 71,489 284
MARSHALL0.049 71,489 285
SALVADOR0.049 71,489 286
PERRY0.049 71,489 287
KIRK0.049 71,489 288
SERGIO0.049 71,489 289
MARION0.048 70,030 290
TRACY0.048 70,030 291
SETH0.048 70,030 292
KENT0.048 70,030 293
TERRANCE0.048 70,030 294
RENE0.048 70,030 295
EDUARDO0.047 68,571 296
TERRENCE0.047 68,571 297
ENRIQUE0.046 67,112 298
FREDDIE0.046 67,112 299
WADE0.045 65,653 300


Compiled by Rhett A. Butler . This page was created 2002-Nov-05 and last updated 2014-Jan-05.

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