Top baby names

Top baby names

Here are the top 10 names for boys and girls in the U.S. in 2011, as released Monday morning by the Social Security Administration:

For the entire list, visit the Social Security Administration's website. It lists changes in popular names over time, popular names for twins and more.

The page also lets you pick a year and see the most popular names for boys and girls that year.

Boys:

  1. Jacob
  2. Mason
  3. William
  4. Jayden
  5. Noah
  6. Michael
  7. Ethan
  8. Alexander
  9. Aiden
  10. Daniel

 Girls:

  1. Sophia
  2. Isabella
  3. Emma
  4. Olivia
  5. Ava
  6. Emily
  7. Abigail
  8. Madison
  9. Mia
  10. Chloe

 

From the site, here are the 100 most popular names for boys and girls in Illinois in 2010. The number to the right of each name is the number of occurrences in the data. The source is a 100% sample based on Social Security card application data.:

RankMale nameNumber of
malesFemale nameNumber of
females1Alexander912Isabella9362Jacob905Sophia9123Michael739Olivia8164Daniel731Emma6495Anthony712Emily6486Ethan712Abigail6187Jayden683Ava6048William674Mia4719Joshua643Madison42510Logan603Grace41611Noah603Addison41512David598Elizabeth40713Mason596Ella40314Aiden583Natalie40115Andrew575Chloe39016Matthew575Samantha38417Nathan561Sofia34018Benjamin544Evelyn31619Joseph543Lily30720Ryan529Avery29721Christopher523Leah29022Lucas512Lillian28823Jonathan493Ashley27324Jackson477Alexis27025James467Anna27026Christian466Hannah26927John465Taylor26428Liam464Julia26329Elijah457Brooklyn26230Gabriel446Alyssa26131Angel444Charlotte26132Jack432Victoria26133Nicholas431Amelia25734Tyler429Hailey25235Julian425Allison24536Dylan424Gianna24537Samuel424Gabriella24438Evan422Brianna24039Gavin384Layla23940Charles378Nevaeh23841Owen370Zoe23242Luke363Sarah22543Landon351Maya22444Connor350Aaliyah21545Caleb348Alexandra21546Carter342Claire21347Henry341Riley21348Isaac341Camila21149Adrian340Aubrey20950Kevin339Alexa20751Zachary321Lauren20552Thomas320Makayla20453Jeremiah312Jocelyn20054Brandon297Morgan19955Brayden295Audrey19856Sebastian295Kayla19757Jordan291Madelyn19158Hunter282Sydney18159Jose278Zoey18160Isaiah277Molly17661Cameron273Natalia17562Robert267Jessica17463Austin262Melanie17464Chase258Bella17165Aaron256Brooke17166Diego245Andrea17067Adam242Kylie16868Aidan240Khloe16769Justin239Kaylee16570Xavier238Madeline16471Oliver235Katherine16272Ian231Ariana16073Jason227Arianna16074Wyatt225Lucy16075Eli222Sophie15776Nathaniel209Eva15677Dominic208Savannah15678Luis203Stella15479Alex201Peyton15380Giovanni201Mackenzie15181Jesus200Vanessa15182Juan200Kimberly14983Colin198Destiny14884Levi192Valeria14685Cooper189Payton13986Patrick188Liliana13887Cole186Nicole13888Jaden182Autumn13489Blake181Kennedy13490Vincent178Mya13491Damian177Michelle13392Carlos173Nora13393Nolan172Ellie13194Carson171Jasmine12895Leonardo171Paige12796Max171Caroline12697Eric170Faith12698Parker170Isabel12699Ayden168Kaitlyn125100Brody168Naomi125

 

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