100 Most Popular Baby Names of 1988

Top Male Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
1 Michael 0 64,092
2 Christopher 0 52,974
3 Matthew 0 45,849
4 Joshua 0 42,634
5 Andrew +1 35,710
6 David -1 35,285
7 Justin +2 35,031
8 Daniel -1 34,673
9 James -1 32,482
10 Robert 0 30,298
11 John 0 29,380
12 Joseph 0 28,990
13 Ryan 0 27,721
14 Nicholas +2 25,283
15 Jonathan +3 24,329
16 William -1 24,103
17 Brandon -3 23,718
18 Anthony -1 23,620
19 Kevin 0 20,155
20 Eric +1 20,150
21 Kyle +1 19,876
22 Brian -2 19,517
23 Thomas +1 18,781
24 Steven +1 17,854
25 Timothy +1 16,798
26 Adam +1 16,445
27 Jason -4 15,888
28 Zachary +5 15,855
29 Jacob +2 15,852
30 Benjamin -2 15,171
31 Aaron +3 14,393
32 Richard -2 14,132
33 Tyler +6 13,338
34 Alexander +3 13,317
35 Jeremy -6 13,159
36 Jeffrey -4 12,388
37 Charles -2 12,098
38 Sean +2 11,779
39 Mark -3 11,702
40 Stephen -2 11,590
41 Travis +1 11,417
42 Patrick -1 11,385
43 Cody +6 10,576
44 Nathan +1 10,142
45 Samuel +5 9,546
46 Paul 0 9,420
47 Scott -4 9,343
48 Dustin -4 9,331
49 Jose -1 8,982
50 Gregory -3 8,627
51 Kenneth +2 8,566
52 Jordan 0 8,481
53 Derek +1 8,066
54 Bryan -3 8,032
55 Jesse 0 7,907
56 Corey +1 7,325
57 Bradley -1 7,007
58 Alex +2 6,396
59 Cory +3 6,265
60 Jared -1 6,209
61 Shawn -3 5,887
62 Edward -1 5,793
63 Austin +13 5,583
64 Peter 0 5,417
65 Chad -2 5,293
66 Marcus +1 5,201
67 Shane -2 5,165
68 Juan -2 5,163
69 Cameron +27 4,979
70 Keith -1 4,943
71 Phillip -3 4,571
72 Antonio 0 4,460
73 Brett -2 4,372
74 Evan +9 4,331
75 Donald -5 4,325
76 Luis +6 4,316
77 Ian +4 4,312
78 George -1 4,291
79 Ronald -6 4,170
80 Carlos -6 4,121
81 Nathaniel -3 4,054
82 Vincent +13 4,051
83 Casey -3 4,034
84 Raymond -5 4,033
85 Joel -10 3,934
86 Christian +4 3,923
87 Trevor +6 3,694
88 Douglas -3 3,652
89 Victor +2 3,621
90 Seth -1 3,488
91 Taylor +26 3,488
92 Wesley 0 3,477
93 Erik +1 3,473
94 Philip -10 3,374
95 Mitchell +6 3,317
96 Derrick -10 3,305
97 Craig -9 3,302
98 Devin 0 3,299
99 Frank -2 3,266
100 Gary -13 3,240
Top Female Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
1 Jessica 0 51,514
2 Ashley 0 49,952
3 Amanda 0 39,436
4 Sarah +1 28,344
5 Jennifer -1 27,879
6 Brittany +1 26,811
7 Stephanie -1 22,829
8 Samantha +3 20,687
9 Nicole -1 20,300
10 Elizabeth 0 20,019
11 Lauren +5 19,628
12 Megan 0 18,557
13 Tiffany +5 18,360
14 Heather -5 18,027
15 Amber 0 16,673
16 Melissa -3 16,536
17 Danielle -3 16,245
18 Emily +1 15,855
19 Rachel -2 15,336
20 Kayla +7 13,427
21 Michelle +1 13,323
22 Christina -2 12,948
23 Laura 0 12,108
24 Courtney +9 12,043
25 Kimberly -4 11,941
26 Rebecca -1 11,863
27 Katherine +1 11,143
28 Crystal -2 10,097
29 Amy -5 10,026
30 Sara -1 10,007
31 Erica 0 9,588
32 Kelly -2 8,912
33 Chelsea +14 8,882
34 Mary +3 8,505
35 Andrea +1 8,392
36 Kristen +6 8,381
37 Erin -3 8,259
38 Angela -3 7,902
39 Whitney -7 7,845
40 Katie -2 7,752
41 Vanessa +2 7,512
42 Victoria +8 7,276
43 Lisa -3 7,260
44 Caitlin +19 7,241
45 Jamie -6 7,180
46 Allison -2 7,138
47 Alyssa +13 7,137
48 Lindsey -7 6,995
49 Alexandra +10 6,961
50 Alicia -4 6,698
51 Christine -3 6,604
52 Brittney +9 6,576
53 Jasmine +26 6,439
54 Anna -2 6,426
55 Kathryn -4 6,340
56 Shannon -11 6,252
57 Lindsay -8 6,024
58 Kristin -3 6,014
59 Cassandra +9 5,721
60 Maria -7 5,693
61 Hannah +5 5,553
62 Jacqueline -8 5,543
63 Natalie -7 5,477
64 Kelsey +3 5,447
65 April -7 4,841
66 Tara +3 4,607
67 Jenna -10 4,604
68 Kristina -6 4,574
69 Catherine +5 4,505
70 Monica -6 4,461
71 Julie -6 4,458
72 Holly -1 4,215
73 Natasha 0 4,033
74 Krystal -4 4,018
75 Kathleen -3 3,929
76 Erika -1 3,880
77 Patricia -1 3,796
78 Morgan +17 3,792
79 Cynthia +5 3,779
80 Kendra -3 3,761
81 Meghan -3 3,604
82 Leah 0 3,555
83 Veronica -3 3,524
84 Katelyn +43 3,510
85 Diana 0 3,483
86 Molly +11 3,457
87 Brooke +7 3,411
88 Julia -2 3,353
89 Bethany -2 3,269
90 Dana -7 3,190
91 Brandi -3 3,169
92 Casey -11 3,147
93 Margaret -3 3,137
94 Leslie -5 3,075
95 Kara +9 3,039
96 Brianna +26 2,961
97 Alexis +16 2,899
98 Kaitlin +43 2,840
99 Rachael -1 2,829
100 Melanie +2 2,826