100 Most Popular Baby Names in Delaware

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 2021. 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, 2021, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

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 Noah 52 Charlotte 55
2 Liam 52 Olivia 53
3 Michael 41 Amelia 45
4 Lucas 40 Emma 41
5 James 36 Sophia 39
6 Levi 34 Isabella 37
7 David 33 Harper 35
8 Jack 32 Ava 32
9 Joseph 31 Mia 31
10 Mason 31 Layla 28
11 Cameron 30 Avery 26
12 Luke 30 Evelyn 25
13 Alexander 29 Gianna 25
14 Jackson 29 Grace 25
15 Oliver 29 Lily 25
16 Theodore 29 Leilani 24
17 Elijah 28 Riley 24
18 Jaxon 28 Abigail 22
19 Julian 28 Aurora 22
20 William 28 Sofia 22
21 Caleb 27 Nora 21
22 Colton 27 Aria 19
23 Josiah 27 Madison 19
24 Nathan 27 Nova 19
25 Owen 27 Luna 18
26 Wyatt 27 Scarlett 18
27 Benjamin 26 Camila 17
28 Carter 26 Hannah 17
29 Henry 26 Kinsley 17
30 Logan 26 Willow 17
31 Asher 25 Emily 16
32 Landon 25 Hadley 16
33 Anthony 24 Mackenzie 16
34 Aiden 23 Mila 16
35 Jayden 23 Sadie 16
36 John 23 Zuri 16
37 Mateo 23 Isla 15
38 Nicholas 23 Kennedy 15
39 Matthew 22 Penelope 15
40 Dominic 21 Savannah 15
41 Jacob 21 Skylar 15
42 Chase 20 Violet 15
43 Christopher 20 Zoe 15
44 Ethan 20 Aubrey 14
45 Gabriel 20 Hazel 14
46 Nolan 20 Kehlani 14
47 Isaac 19 Rylee 14
48 Kayden 19 Madelyn 13
49 Robert 19 Stella 13
50 Samuel 19 Nevaeh 13
51 Charles 18 Lucy 13
52 Dylan 18 Emilia 13
53 Leo 18 Autumn 13
54 Lincoln 18 Allison 13
55 Luca 18 Elena 12
56 Micah 18 Eliana 12
57 Miles 18 Eliza 12
58 Ryan 18 Elizabeth 12
59 Sebastian 18 Rose 12
60 Grayson 17 Zoey 12
61 Zion 17 Adalyn 11
62 Jordan 17 Chloe 11
63 Andrew 17 Cora 11
64 Aaron 17 Delilah 11
65 Austin 16 Ella 11
66 Axel 16 Elliana 11
67 Connor 16 Everly 11
68 Declan 16 Julia 11
69 Ezra 16 Milani 11
70 Hudson 16 Paisley 11
71 Isaiah 16 Parker 11
72 Jaxson 16 Quinn 11
73 Joshua 16 Sloane 11
74 Legend 16 Addison 10
75 Amari 15 Alice 10
76 Christian 15 Ayla 10
77 Emmett 15 Brooklyn 10
78 Parker 15 Caroline 10
79 Roman 15 Ellie 10
80 Rowan 15 Finley 10
81 Tyler 15 Genesis 10
82 Giovanni 14 Hailey 10
83 Wesley 14 Madeline 10
84 Brooks 13 Reagan 10
85 Eli 13 Sienna 10
86 Elias 13 Aaliyah 9
87 Lorenzo 13 Ariana 9
88 Richard 13 Arianna 9
89 Weston 13 Charlie 9
90 Messiah 12 Eleanor 9
91 Xavier 12 Gabriella 9
92 Thomas 12 Ivy 9
93 Malachi 12 Peyton 9
94 Bryce 12 Ruby 9
95 Adrian 12 Lydia 8
96 Daniel 11 Mary 8
97 Zachary 11 Maya 8
98 Cooper 11 Melody 8
99 Cole 11 Serenity 8
100 Bennett 11 Natalie 8

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 2021.

However, 111 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 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

Popular Baby Names in Delaware for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby names in Delaware for births recorded in 2011 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 64 Sophia 70
2 Mason 61 Olivia 60
3 Ryan 61 Ava 59
4 William 61 Emma 56
5 Noah 56 Emily 49

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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