100 Most Popular Baby Names in Delaware (Updated for 2022)

In this section of the site we have data on the most popular baby names since records began in 1910 to the most recent data in 2022. These names are taken directly from the Social Security card applications for births that occurred in the United States.

The table below shows the top 100 most popular baby names for the latest year, 2022, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

You might be wondering why we don't have data for the current year, 2024. This is because the Social Security Administration who collect the data have to first verify it and safeguard privacy. Data from the previous year is released around May each year.

This page contains both boy and girl names, but you can click below to see just the names by sex:

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 66 Sophia 50
2 Noah 43 Olivia 41
3 Michael 41 Charlotte 40
4 James 41 Ava 37
5 William 40 Amelia 35
6 Logan 39 Emma 34
7 Lucas 39 Mia 29
8 Benjamin 38 Sofia 29
9 Jack 36 Gianna 28
10 Owen 36 Harper 28
11 Ethan 34 Evelyn 26
12 Jacob 34 Isabella 25
13 Luca 33 Luna 25
14 Elijah 32 Scarlett 25
15 Oliver 31 Aria 22
16 Mason 30 Isla 22
17 Theodore 30 Violet 22
18 Anthony 29 Chloe 21
19 Daniel 29 Camila 20
20 Jackson 29 Ella 20
21 Caleb 28 Layla 20
22 Joseph 28 Madison 20
23 Leo 28 Elliana 19
24 Aiden 26 Everly 19
25 Levi 25 Ivy 19
26 Alexander 24 Naomi 19
27 Asher 24 Riley 19
28 Maverick 24 Avery 18
29 Wyatt 23 Emily 18
30 Cameron 22 Kinsley 18
31 Charles 22 Nova 18
32 Christopher 22 Savannah 18
33 David 22 Grace 17
34 Sebastian 22 Josephine 17
35 Colton 21 Lillian 17
36 Ezra 21 Natalie 17
37 Grayson 21 Nora 17
38 John 21 Penelope 17
39 Roman 21 Serenity 17
40 Gabriel 20 Maya 16
41 Isaac 20 Stella 16
42 Jayden 20 Abigail 15
43 Thomas 20 Eliana 15
44 Andrew 19 Ellie 15
45 Dylan 19 Hazel 15
46 Joshua 19 Leilani 15
47 Mateo 19 Aurora 14
48 Matthew 19 Elena 14
49 Santiago 19 Emilia 14
50 Brooks 18 Hannah 14
51 Carter 18 Lucy 14
52 Chase 18 Maeve 14
53 Cooper 18 Zoey 13
54 Henry 18 Zoe 13
55 Legend 18 Khloe 13
56 Nathan 18 Ariana 13
57 Thiago 18 Willow 13
58 Wesley 18 Allison 12
59 Robert 17 Ayla 12
60 Nolan 17 Claire 12
61 Miles 17 Eleanor 12
62 Easton 17 Hailey 12
63 Dominic 17 Jade 12
64 Julian 17 Kennedy 12
65 Greyson 16 Paisley 12
66 Kayden 16 Reagan 12
67 Carson 15 Rylee 12
68 Jaxon 15 Victoria 12
69 Kingston 15 Vivian 12
70 Landon 15 Elizabeth 11
71 Nicholas 15 Julia 11
72 Samuel 15 Mila 11
73 Brayden 14 Peyton 11
74 Christian 14 Logan 10
75 Jaxson 14 Quinn 10
76 Jayce 14 Mackenzie 10
77 Jonathan 14 Lydia 10
78 Damian 13 Lily 10
79 Giovanni 13 Juliana 10
80 Hudson 13 Isabelle 10
81 Hunter 13 Genesis 10
82 Isaiah 13 Everleigh 10
83 Jordan 13 Cecilia 10
84 Lincoln 13 Brooklyn 10
85 Luke 13 Bella 10
86 Myles 13 Anna 10
87 River 13 Hadley 10
88 Ryder 13 Reese 9
89 Tyler 13 Zuri 9
90 Xavier 13 Zara 9
91 Connor 12 Teagan 9
92 Waylon 12 Sophie 9
93 Ryan 12 Noelle 9
94 Rhett 12 Natalia 9
95 Parker 12 Liliana 9
96 Jason 12 Madelyn 9
97 Axel 12 Amari 9
98 Bennett 12 Anastasia 9
99 Jace 12 Dream 9
100 Jameson 12 Athena 9

Most Popular Delaware Baby Names by Year

We have data on the most popular baby names in Delaware for each year since records began in 1910 to the most recent data in 2022.

However, 112 years is a lot of data to display, so in the sections below we'll show you the top 5 most popular baby names for each of the last 10 years.

Popular Baby Names in Delaware for 2021

As you can see the most popular baby names in Delaware for births recorded in 2021 are Liam and Charlotte.

The table below shows the top 5 male and female names for the year.

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 52 Charlotte 55
2 Noah 52 Olivia 53
3 Michael 41 Amelia 45
4 Lucas 40 Emma 41
5 James 36 Sophia 39

Popular Baby Names in Delaware for 2020

As you can see the most popular baby names in Delaware for births recorded in 2020 are Liam and Charlotte.

The table below shows the top 5 male and female names for the year.

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 54 Charlotte 51
2 Noah 51 Olivia 42
3 Elijah 44 Isabella 39
4 Carter 41 Amelia 36
5 Anthony 37 Emma 34

Popular Baby Names in Delaware for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby names in Delaware for births recorded in 2019 are Noah and Emma.

The table below shows the top 5 male and female names for the year.

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 69 Emma 53
2 Liam 59 Olivia 51
3 Benjamin 42 Charlotte 48
4 Mason 40 Ava 46
5 Colton 39 Sophia 45

Popular Baby Names in Delaware for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby names in Delaware for births recorded in 2018 are Liam and Ava.

The table below shows the top 5 male and female names for the year.

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 63 Ava 49
2 Noah 59 Isabella 47
3 Mason 49 Charlotte 43
4 Logan 47 Olivia 43
5 James 44 Sophia 41

Popular Baby Names in Delaware for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby names in Delaware for births recorded in 2017 are Noah and Ava.

The table below shows the top 5 male and female names for the year.

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 58 Ava 56
2 Logan 56 Olivia 56
3 Liam 54 Charlotte 49
4 Mason 52 Isabella 45
5 Michael 50 Emma 44

Popular Baby Names in Delaware for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby names in Delaware for births recorded in 2016 are Liam and Olivia.

The table below shows the top 5 male and female names for the year.

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 63 Olivia 66
2 Michael 62 Ava 65
3 Mason 56 Emma 53
4 Noah 50 Charlotte 51
5 Alexander 49 Sophia 45

Popular Baby Names in Delaware for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby names in Delaware for births recorded in 2015 are Liam and Ava.

The table below shows the top 5 male and female names for the year.

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 60 Ava 69
2 Mason 60 Olivia 59
3 Noah 60 Sophia 57
4 Jackson 53 Abigail 48
5 Michael 51 Emma 44

Popular Baby Names in Delaware for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby names in Delaware for births recorded in 2014 are Liam and Sophia.

The table below shows the top 5 male and female names for the year.

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 68 Sophia 71
2 Michael 59 Ava 65
3 Mason 58 Emma 53
4 Logan 57 Olivia 52
5 Jacob 56 Isabella 45

Popular Baby Names in Delaware for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby names in Delaware for births recorded in 2013 are Michael and Ava.

The table below shows the top 5 male and female names for the year.

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Michael 62 Ava 58
2 Mason 60 Olivia 56
3 Liam 58 Emma 51
4 Aiden 51 Emily 48
5 William 50 Sophia 47

Popular Baby Names in Delaware for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby names in Delaware for births recorded in 2012 are Michael and Sophia.

The table below shows the top 5 male and female names for the year.

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Michael 60 Sophia 67
2 Anthony 55 Isabella 65
3 Liam 53 Emma 63
4 Mason 53 Olivia 53
5 Alexander 52 Ava 51

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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