100 Most Popular Baby Names in Michigan

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 485 Charlotte 509
2 Oliver 476 Olivia 445
3 Liam 414 Amelia 420
4 Henry 402 Ava 417
5 Elijah 375 Evelyn 355
6 Theodore 360 Sophia 349
7 Benjamin 359 Emma 347
8 Jack 351 Harper 288
9 Lucas 342 Isabella 271
10 Owen 342 Eleanor 264
11 Levi 339 Nora 230
12 Hudson 316 Layla 220
13 Lincoln 308 Mia 216
14 William 306 Ella 213
15 Mason 300 Isla 211
16 Jackson 295 Violet 206
17 James 294 Aria 205
18 Wyatt 288 Mila 204
19 Carter 269 Gianna 203
20 Logan 254 Penelope 202
21 Michael 250 Aurora 200
22 Luke 245 Avery 200
23 Alexander 242 Willow 199
24 Grayson 233 Hazel 196
25 Joseph 233 Nova 196
26 Maverick 224 Elizabeth 188
27 Asher 222 Grace 187
28 Isaac 218 Riley 184
29 Leo 214 Ellie 182
30 Gabriel 210 Madison 176
31 Ezra 203 Lucy 172
32 Aiden 202 Scarlett 166
33 Cameron 195 Abigail 163
34 Jaxon 193 Lillian 163
35 Brooks 190 Luna 160
36 Daniel 189 Claire 159
37 Roman 188 Stella 158
38 Samuel 185 Chloe 156
39 Thomas 184 Kinsley 155
40 Colton 183 Kennedy 150
41 Miles 182 Paisley 150
42 Ethan 181 Josephine 149
43 John 179 Zoey 146
44 Jacob 177 Natalie 145
45 Charles 173 Brooklyn 143
46 David 173 Lily 142
47 Andrew 165 Addison 140
48 Easton 165 Ivy 138
49 Isaiah 165 Peyton 131
50 Adam 163 Quinn 131
51 Anthony 163 Sofia 128
52 Caleb 162 Emily 126
53 Eli 161 Everly 125
54 Emmett 160 Emilia 124
55 Luca 160 Autumn 123
56 Matthew 159 Hannah 122
57 Beau 151 Naomi 121
58 Greyson 150 Skylar 120
59 Landon 148 Vivian 118
60 Waylon 147 Lydia 114
61 Wesley 147 Aubrey 111
62 Bennett 146 Madelyn 111
63 Hunter 144 Gabriella 110
64 Josiah 144 Cora 109
65 Jameson 142 Ruby 104
66 Carson 139 Maya 103
67 Christopher 139 Clara 102
68 Cooper 139 Eloise 102
69 Elias 139 Everleigh 101
70 Mateo 134 Savannah 101
71 Julian 133 Brielle 100
72 Myles 133 Eliana 99
73 Ezekiel 132 Delilah 97
74 Robert 131 Eliza 96
75 Weston 130 Nevaeh 96
76 Nolan 128 Audrey 95
77 Rowan 125 Piper 95
78 Sawyer 125 Anna 93
79 Connor 123 Elena 93
80 Ali 122 Mackenzie 93
81 Elliot 122 Sadie 93
82 Everett 122 Hailey 90
83 Joshua 121 Raelynn 90
84 Silas 121 Serenity 90
85 Sebastian 120 Isabelle 89
86 Jaxson 120 Leah 88
87 Blake 120 Melody 88
88 Bentley 116 Sophie 88
89 Amir 116 Ayla 86
90 Ryker 116 Alice 85
91 Ryan 116 Adalynn 85
92 Declan 116 Aaliyah 85
93 Milo 116 Emery 84
94 Parker 114 Bailey 84
95 August 113 Maeve 84
96 Xavier 113 Iris 84
97 Harrison 112 Elliana 83
98 Jace 111 Madeline 83
99 Kingston 110 Julia 82
100 Dylan 108 Lyla 82

Most Popular Michigan Baby Names by Year

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

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

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Oliver 494 Charlotte 455
2 Noah 481 Amelia 445
3 Liam 468 Olivia 443
4 Henry 436 Ava 404
5 Elijah 398 Emma 394

Popular Baby Names in Michigan for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby names in Michigan for births recorded in 2019 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 520 Olivia 503
2 Noah 520 Charlotte 476
3 Oliver 462 Amelia 461
4 Elijah 431 Ava 456
5 Henry 422 Emma 452

Popular Baby Names in Michigan for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby names in Michigan for births recorded in 2018 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 506 Olivia 506
2 Oliver 494 Ava 495
3 Liam 470 Emma 484
4 Benjamin 445 Charlotte 447
5 William 423 Amelia 407

Popular Baby Names in Michigan for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby names in Michigan for births recorded in 2017 are Liam and Emma.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 511 Emma 538
2 Noah 484 Ava 531
3 Oliver 464 Olivia 510
4 Lucas 438 Charlotte 421
5 Mason 436 Amelia 412

Popular Baby Names in Michigan for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby names in Michigan for births recorded in 2016 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 510 Ava 578
2 Mason 499 Olivia 555
3 Benjamin 482 Emma 535
4 Liam 460 Charlotte 470
5 Elijah 451 Sophia 393

Popular Baby Names in Michigan for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby names in Michigan for births recorded in 2015 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 531 Olivia 604
2 Liam 523 Ava 572
3 Carter 505 Emma 502
4 Mason 499 Sophia 420
5 Lucas 467 Charlotte 406

Popular Baby Names in Michigan for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby names in Michigan for births recorded in 2014 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 582 Olivia 644
2 Noah 551 Emma 609
3 Mason 523 Ava 520
4 Carter 497 Sophia 503
5 Jacob 485 Isabella 441

Popular Baby Names in Michigan for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby names in Michigan for births recorded in 2013 are Liam and Emma.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 602 Emma 649
2 Mason 557 Sophia 641
3 Noah 556 Ava 549
4 Jacob 512 Olivia 541
5 Carter 471 Isabella 402

Popular Baby Names in Michigan for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby names in Michigan 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 659 Emma 648
2 Liam 568 Sophia 645
3 Noah 566 Ava 562
4 Jacob 557 Olivia 529
5 Carter 510 Isabella 479

Popular Baby Names in Michigan for 2011

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

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Mason 687 Olivia 621
2 Jacob 598 Sophia 616
3 Noah 530 Emma 562
4 Logan 508 Isabella 540
5 Liam 478 Ava 531

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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