100 Most Popular Baby Names in Louisiana

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 Liam 261 Olivia 263
2 Noah 241 Ava 218
3 Elijah 220 Amelia 202
4 James 204 Charlotte 179
5 William 182 Emma 165
6 John 174 Harper 134
7 Asher 155 Mia 122
8 Levi 155 Avery 116
9 Oliver 152 Ella 116
10 Luke 149 Sophia 115
11 Mason 145 Nova 110
12 Wyatt 141 Evelyn 106
13 Grayson 137 Ellie 103
14 Carter 134 Chloe 102
15 Joseph 133 Layla 102
16 Hudson 132 Gianna 99
17 Benjamin 129 Caroline 93
18 Owen 128 Isabella 92
19 Henry 119 Paisley 92
20 Thomas 116 Eleanor 88
21 Josiah 115 Elizabeth 87
22 Kingston 115 Camille 83
23 Michael 113 Abigail 82
24 Jack 109 Autumn 81
25 Jackson 108 Kinsley 81
26 Aiden 107 Stella 79
27 Easton 105 Lillian 76
28 Waylon 104 Lily 76
29 Maverick 103 Skylar 76
30 Gabriel 101 Nora 75
31 Lucas 99 Aubrey 74
32 Christopher 98 Brooklyn 74
33 Eli 98 Mila 74
34 Lincoln 97 Scarlett 74
35 Cooper 95 Emily 73
36 Samuel 95 Ivy 73
37 Brooks 94 Audrey 72
38 Greyson 94 Aubree 70
39 David 93 Demi 70
40 Jayden 93 Londyn 70
41 Christian 92 Aria 69
42 Joshua 91 Hazel 69
43 Logan 91 Zoey 69
44 Cameron 88 Addison 68
45 Ezra 88 Nevaeh 68
46 Jaxon 88 Luna 67
47 Kayden 88 Remi 67
48 Ethan 86 Riley 67
49 Jacob 86 Khloe 65
50 Theodore 85 Anna 64
51 Legend 84 Madison 64
52 Beau 82 Willow 63
53 Sawyer 82 Violet 62
54 Isaiah 81 Isla 61
55 Charles 80 Sadie 61
56 Jordan 78 Emery 60
57 Matthew 78 Lucy 60
58 Myles 77 Naomi 60
59 Rhett 75 Aurora 59
60 Isaac 74 Mary 59
61 Wesley 74 Parker 59
62 Karter 74 Ruby 59
63 Carson 74 Serenity 59
64 Jameson 74 Charlie 58
65 Jace 73 Everleigh 58
66 Luca 73 Kali 57
67 Amir 72 Kehlani 57
68 Kai 72 Ryleigh 57
69 Braxton 71 Vivian 57
70 Dylan 71 Alice 56
71 Ace 70 Penelope 55
72 Anthony 70 Zoe 55
73 Jude 70 Emilia 54
74 Leo 69 Grace 53
75 Nathan 69 Adeline 51
76 Parker 69 Bella 51
77 Andrew 68 Aaliyah 50
78 Robert 68 Journee 50
79 Ryder 68 Emersyn 49
80 Sebastian 67 Everly 49
81 Alexander 66 Josephine 47
82 Cohen 66 Blakely 46
83 Weston 66 Claire 46
84 Bennett 65 Rylee 46
85 Bryson 65 Leah 45
86 Messiah 65 Raelynn 45
87 Bentley 63 Sofia 44
88 Kaiden 62 Josie 43
89 Landon 62 Armani 42
90 Daniel 61 Dream 42
91 Brayden 60 Hannah 42
92 Nolan 60 Lyla 42
93 Hayes 60 Magnolia 42
94 Emmett 59 Savannah 41
95 Jeremiah 59 Zuri 41
96 Ashton 58 Annie 41
97 Roman 58 Bailey 41
98 Silas 58 Eden 40
99 Malachi 57 Adalynn 40
100 Jayce 57 Lydia 40

Most Popular Louisiana Baby Names by Year

We have data on the most popular baby names in Louisiana 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 Louisiana for 2020

As you can see the most popular baby names in Louisiana for births recorded in 2020 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 251 Ava 259
2 Elijah 235 Amelia 225
3 Noah 215 Olivia 211
4 John 182 Emma 189
5 William 180 Charlotte 153

Popular Baby Names in Louisiana for 2019

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

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 288 Olivia 254
2 Elijah 284 Ava 236
3 Liam 282 Amelia 208
4 James 209 Emma 200
5 William 189 Harper 173

Popular Baby Names in Louisiana for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby names in Louisiana for births recorded in 2018 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 274 Ava 279
2 Liam 259 Olivia 247
3 Elijah 243 Emma 228
4 James 219 Amelia 220
5 William 205 Harper 177

Popular Baby Names in Louisiana for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby names in Louisiana for births recorded in 2017 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 256 Olivia 299
2 Noah 253 Ava 281
3 Mason 249 Emma 232
4 Elijah 241 Amelia 197
5 William 230 Harper 188

Popular Baby Names in Louisiana for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby names in Louisiana for births recorded in 2016 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 281 Ava 299
2 Noah 271 Olivia 290
3 Mason 263 Emma 251
4 Elijah 258 Amelia 191
5 William 252 Harper 185

Popular Baby Names in Louisiana for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby names in Louisiana for births recorded in 2015 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 297 Ava 323
2 Mason 281 Emma 295
3 Liam 266 Olivia 256
4 Elijah 256 Isabella 193
5 William 231 Madison 188

Popular Baby Names in Louisiana for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby names in Louisiana for births recorded in 2014 are Mason and Emma.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Mason 297 Emma 256
2 Liam 274 Ava 251
3 Noah 272 Olivia 249
4 William 259 Sophia 190
5 Elijah 240 Aubrey 189

Popular Baby Names in Louisiana for 2013

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

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Mason 293 Ava 280
2 Noah 267 Emma 278
3 Liam 251 Olivia 252
4 Elijah 245 Sophia 224
5 Aiden 234 Aubrey 200

Popular Baby Names in Louisiana for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby names in Louisiana for births recorded in 2012 are Mason and Emma.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Mason 312 Emma 318
2 Jayden 263 Ava 287
3 William 248 Isabella 233
4 Noah 244 Olivia 221
5 Liam 230 Chloe 210

Popular Baby Names in Louisiana for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby names in Louisiana for births recorded in 2011 are Mason and Ava.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Mason 310 Ava 290
2 Jayden 287 Emma 261
3 Aiden 255 Isabella 258
4 William 232 Sophia 234
5 Landon 230 Olivia 218

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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