Over the past 110 years, 117 899 boys and 18 girls have been named Jake. The name Jake ranks 256th in the United States among the most common names for boys. For the first time more than ten times newborns were named Jake in 1910. The peak of popularity of the name Jake came in the 1990s and 2000s. You can see absolute numbers and relative numbers on the chart. Indicators per 100K more accurately assess the popularity of the name.