100 Most Popular Baby Names in New Mexico

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 122 Mia 78
2 Liam 108 Sophia 76
3 Elijah 102 Emma 69
4 Ezekiel 91 Isabella 66
5 Mateo 84 Amelia 61
6 Santiago 79 Olivia 61
7 Sebastian 75 Ava 56
8 Oliver 69 Luna 53
9 Levi 68 Camila 51
10 Benjamin 63 Charlotte 51
11 Aiden 57 Aurora 46
12 Josiah 57 Aria 44
13 James 56 Layla 42
14 Julian 55 Scarlett 41
15 Michael 54 Emily 38
16 Ezra 53 Evelyn 38
17 Alexander 52 Aaliyah 35
18 Logan 51 Sofia 35
19 Gabriel 50 Penelope 34
20 Ethan 49 Elizabeth 33
21 Jayden 48 Leilani 33
22 Luke 48 Natalia 33
23 Elias 47 Violet 33
24 Lucas 46 Gianna 31
25 Theodore 46 Autumn 30
26 Joseph 45 Abigail 29
27 Jackson 42 Eliana 29
28 Henry 41 Mila 29
29 Isaiah 41 Nevaeh 29
30 Samuel 41 Hazel 28
31 Jeremiah 40 Madison 28
32 Adrian 39 Riley 28
33 Andrew 39 Grace 27
34 Asher 39 Iris 27
35 Daniel 39 Ivy 27
36 Jacob 39 Serenity 27
37 William 39 Chloe 26
38 Anthony 37 Ella 26
39 Eli 37 Zoey 26
40 Jaxon 37 Aspen 25
41 Xavier 37 Avery 25
42 Christopher 36 Delilah 25
43 Jose 36 Isla 25
44 Ian 35 Ximena 25
45 Isaac 35 Alaia 24
46 Mason 35 Elena 24
47 David 34 Victoria 24
48 Leo 34 Athena 23
49 Gael 33 Brooklyn 23
50 Hunter 32 Paisley 23
51 Caleb 31 Ariana 22
52 Damian 31 Ellie 21
53 Dylan 31 Nova 21
54 Aaron 30 Liliana 21
55 Matthew 30 Genesis 21
56 Axel 30 Addison 21
57 Angel 29 Arianna 20
58 Joshua 29 Ariella 20
59 Diego 28 Eleanor 20
60 Giovanni 28 Harper 20
61 Grayson 28 Natalie 20
62 Lincoln 28 Amaya 19
63 Emiliano 27 Everly 19
64 Greyson 27 Peyton 19
65 Kai 27 Xiomara 19
66 Maverick 27 Amara 18
67 Robert 27 Bella 18
68 Thomas 27 Zoe 17
69 Wyatt 27 Naomi 17
70 Zayden 27 Maria 17
71 Andres 25 Leah 17
72 Antonio 25 Kaylani 17
73 Christian 25 Gabriella 17
74 Jesus 25 Emilia 17
75 Landon 25 Arya 17
76 Silas 25 Adeline 17
77 Adriel 24 Adalynn 17
78 Luca 24 Hailey 17
79 Matteo 24 Andrea 16
80 Owen 24 Aubrey 16
81 Carlos 23 Catalina 16
82 Ryan 23 Lily 16
83 Roman 23 Maya 16
84 Miles 23 Avianna 15
85 Easton 23 Willow 15
86 Colton 23 Selena 15
87 Carter 23 Savannah 15
88 Brayden 23 Rylee 15
89 Dominic 23 Elianna 15
90 Abraham 22 Allison 15
91 Charles 22 Alayah 15
92 John 22 Aitana 15
93 Jonathan 22 Isabelle 15
94 Aziel 21 Amari 14
95 Xander 21 Samantha 14
96 Emilio 20 Aliyah 14
97 Ryker 20 Juniper 14
98 Nathaniel 20 Sarah 13
99 Miguel 20 Ruby 13
100 Juan 20 Rosalie 13

Most Popular New Mexico Baby Names by Year

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

As you can see the most popular baby names in New Mexico for births recorded in 2020 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 125 Olivia 92
2 Noah 105 Sophia 87
3 Ezekiel 91 Emma 78
4 Elijah 85 Mia 72
5 Mateo 81 Amelia 69

Popular Baby Names in New Mexico for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby names in New Mexico for births recorded in 2019 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 136 Ava 106
2 Noah 129 Olivia 105
3 Mateo 107 Sophia 101
4 Elijah 89 Mia 97
5 Ezekiel 81 Isabella 95

Popular Baby Names in New Mexico for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby names in New Mexico for births recorded in 2018 are Noah and Isabella.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 123 Isabella 96
2 Liam 118 Mia 92
3 Elijah 92 Sophia 92
4 Mateo 87 Emma 88
5 Logan 85 Olivia 84

Popular Baby Names in New Mexico for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby names in New Mexico for births recorded in 2017 are Noah and Mia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 131 Mia 107
2 Santiago 96 Sophia 103
3 Elijah 95 Isabella 92
4 Liam 95 Olivia 91
5 Daniel 89 Emma 74

Popular Baby Names in New Mexico for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby names in New Mexico for births recorded in 2016 are Elijah and Mia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Elijah 115 Mia 131
2 Noah 113 Sophia 116
3 Liam 96 Olivia 94
4 Josiah 94 Emma 93
5 Michael 93 Isabella 79

Popular Baby Names in New Mexico for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby names in New Mexico for births recorded in 2015 are Noah and Mia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 131 Mia 122
2 Elijah 125 Sophia 113
3 Liam 110 Isabella 103
4 Michael 92 Ava 97
5 Josiah 90 Olivia 90

Popular Baby Names in New Mexico for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby names in New Mexico for births recorded in 2014 are Noah and Mia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 125 Mia 120
2 Liam 121 Sophia 117
3 Elijah 119 Isabella 114
4 Jacob 102 Emma 109
5 Michael 97 Olivia 93

Popular Baby Names in New Mexico for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby names in New Mexico for births recorded in 2013 are Noah and Sophia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 148 Sophia 145
2 Elijah 124 Isabella 114
3 Liam 120 Emma 106
4 Jacob 113 Mia 100
5 Josiah 106 Olivia 76

Popular Baby Names in New Mexico for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby names in New Mexico for births recorded in 2012 are Jacob and Sophia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Jacob 128 Sophia 162
2 Noah 128 Isabella 130
3 Elijah 113 Emma 92
4 Jayden 109 Mia 86
5 Daniel 104 Nevaeh 77

Popular Baby Names in New Mexico for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby names in New Mexico for births recorded in 2011 are Jacob and Sophia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Jacob 159 Sophia 142
2 Elijah 131 Isabella 127
3 Michael 130 Mia 108
4 Aiden 116 Nevaeh 91
5 Noah 115 Emma 86

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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