100 Most Popular Baby Names in North Dakota

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 Oliver 57 Olivia 52
2 Liam 51 Harper 48
3 Theodore 43 Emma 45
4 Asher 42 Evelyn 44
5 Brooks 42 Amelia 43
6 Henry 40 Charlotte 37
7 Hudson 40 Ava 35
8 Lincoln 40 Eleanor 32
9 Jack 39 Aurora 30
10 Logan 37 Nora 30
11 Leo 36 Hazel 29
12 Owen 36 Isla 28
13 William 36 Mila 28
14 Elijah 35 Scarlett 28
15 James 34 Quinn 27
16 Noah 34 Sophia 27
17 Bennett 33 Willow 26
18 Grayson 33 Mia 25
19 Jackson 33 Stella 25
20 Maverick 33 Ellie 24
21 Cooper 28 Lydia 24
22 Ezra 27 Madison 24
23 Sawyer 27 Chloe 23
24 Emmett 26 Cora 22
25 Everett 26 Hadley 22
26 Beau 25 Violet 22
27 Carter 25 Abigail 21
28 Luke 25 Remi 21
29 Wyatt 25 Aria 20
30 Eli 24 Claire 19
31 Jacob 24 Lillian 19
32 Benjamin 23 Isabelle 18
33 Easton 23 Ivy 18
34 Joseph 23 Blakely 17
35 Mason 23 Elizabeth 17
36 Rhett 23 Ella 17
37 Archer 22 Paisley 17
38 Hayes 22 Zoey 17
39 Kai 22 Avery 16
40 Nolan 22 Eliana 16
41 Andrew 21 Isabella 16
42 Bridger 21 Lennon 16
43 Jameson 21 Lucy 16
44 Levi 21 Natalie 16
45 Milo 21 Ruby 16
46 Ryker 21 Charlie 15
47 Caleb 20 Emilia 15
48 Greyson 20 Everly 15
49 Michael 20 Nova 15
50 Waylon 20 Sawyer 15
51 Weston 20 Eden 14
52 River 19 Emery 14
53 Silas 19 Rylee 14
54 Thomas 19 Piper 13
55 Aiden 18 Norah 13
56 Braxton 18 Millie 13
57 Ezekiel 18 Luna 13
58 Hunter 18 Lily 13
59 Jaxon 18 Kinsley 13
60 Parker 18 Hattie 13
61 August 17 Grace 13
62 Elias 17 Clara 13
63 Alexander 16 Adeline 13
64 Axel 16 Lilly 13
65 Charles 16 Ada 12
66 Isaiah 16 Aubrey 12
67 Joshua 16 Emily 12
68 Lucas 16 Hailey 12
69 Walker 16 Josephine 12
70 Wesley 16 Naomi 12
71 Daxton 15 Penelope 12
72 Theo 15 Sophie 12
73 Miles 15 Gianna 11
74 John 15 Vivian 11
75 Ethan 15 Sloane 11
76 Connor 15 River 11
77 David 15 Riley 11
78 Jett 15 Peyton 11
79 Beckett 14 Madelyn 11
80 Calvin 14 Leah 11
81 Christian 14 Juniper 11
82 Declan 14 Julia 11
83 Gabriel 14 Hannah 11
84 Jaxson 14 Iris 11
85 Jude 14 Emersyn 11
86 Landon 14 Brynlee 11
87 Mateo 14 Blake 11
88 Samuel 14 Aspen 11
89 Tucker 14 Amara 11
90 Robert 13 Alice 11
91 Stetson 13 Addison 11
92 Rowan 13 Oakley 10
93 Roman 13 Oaklynn 10
94 Nash 13 Payton 10
95 Knox 13 Presley 10
96 Adam 13 Sylvie 10
97 Briggs 13 Autumn 10
98 Graham 13 Wren 10
99 Dawson 13 Reese 10
100 Peter 12 Savannah 10

Most Popular North Dakota Baby Names by Year

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

As you can see the most popular baby names in North Dakota for births recorded in 2020 are Oliver and Amelia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Oliver 50 Amelia 42
2 Liam 48 Olivia 42
3 Hudson 45 Ava 41
4 Asher 44 Hazel 41
5 Jack 39 Evelyn 37

Popular Baby Names in North Dakota for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby names in North Dakota for births recorded in 2019 are Liam and Amelia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 63 Amelia 55
2 Owen 61 Evelyn 53
3 Oliver 58 Harper 46
4 Henry 47 Emma 43
5 William 47 Olivia 42

Popular Baby Names in North Dakota for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby names in North Dakota for births recorded in 2018 are Oliver and Olivia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Oliver 57 Olivia 63
2 Henry 55 Emma 61
3 Owen 49 Harper 60
4 Hudson 47 Charlotte 49
5 Easton 45 Amelia 44

Popular Baby Names in North Dakota for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby names in North Dakota for births recorded in 2017 are Oliver and Emma.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Oliver 74 Emma 70
2 Henry 64 Harper 61
3 Liam 61 Olivia 53
4 Noah 51 Amelia 51
5 William 49 Ava 49

Popular Baby Names in North Dakota for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby names in North Dakota for births recorded in 2016 are Oliver and Olivia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Oliver 73 Olivia 66
2 William 63 Harper 65
3 Easton 54 Emma 63
4 Owen 53 Evelyn 59
5 Liam 51 Amelia 46

Popular Baby Names in North Dakota for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby names in North Dakota 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 63 Ava 71
2 Oliver 57 Emma 71
3 Carter 52 Olivia 64
4 Owen 52 Harper 59
5 Henry 51 Avery 43

Popular Baby Names in North Dakota for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby names in North Dakota for births recorded in 2014 are Liam and Harper.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 68 Harper 69
2 Mason 62 Emma 68
3 William 53 Olivia 60
4 Noah 51 Ava 51
5 Owen 48 Avery 49

Popular Baby Names in North Dakota for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby names in North Dakota for births recorded in 2013 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 66 Emma 92
2 Liam 60 Olivia 70
3 William 54 Harper 63
4 Jack 47 Sophia 56
5 Wyatt 47 Ava 54

Popular Baby Names in North Dakota for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby names in North Dakota 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 61 Emma 64
2 Liam 60 Olivia 61
3 Ethan 56 Sophia 59
4 James 51 Harper 52
5 Noah 51 Ava 51

Popular Baby Names in North Dakota for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby names in North Dakota for births recorded in 2011 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 71 Emma 67
2 Carter 52 Ava 63
3 Ethan 50 Sophia 54
4 Jacob 50 Olivia 49
5 Liam 49 Harper 47

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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