100 Most Popular Baby Names in Ohio

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 636 Olivia 530
2 Liam 543 Charlotte 521
3 Noah 503 Emma 515
4 Henry 496 Amelia 502
5 Lincoln 476 Ava 485
6 William 467 Evelyn 436
7 Elijah 456 Sophia 418
8 Owen 439 Harper 382
9 Jackson 421 Eleanor 354
10 James 421 Isabella 321
11 Benjamin 410 Nora 309
12 Theodore 410 Avery 306
13 Wyatt 408 Ella 285
14 Lucas 407 Elizabeth 277
15 Jack 381 Mia 274
16 Carter 369 Nova 274
17 Levi 340 Willow 269
18 Grayson 336 Hazel 249
19 Asher 333 Paisley 246
20 Hudson 330 Layla 242
21 Michael 327 Penelope 241
22 Leo 326 Ellie 234
23 Logan 323 Isla 233
24 Maverick 323 Scarlett 233
25 Mason 320 Aria 224
26 Samuel 295 Violet 224
27 Luke 283 Zoey 219
28 John 281 Aurora 217
29 Colton 277 Luna 216
30 Alexander 264 Mila 212
31 Nolan 261 Lillian 211
32 Joseph 258 Gianna 207
33 Jacob 245 Abigail 206
34 Jaxon 245 Chloe 206
35 Gabriel 242 Kinsley 206
36 Luca 234 Madison 204
37 Cameron 233 Riley 203
38 Charles 232 Grace 194
39 Thomas 231 Lucy 192
40 Ezra 230 Stella 192
41 Daniel 227 Everly 184
42 Isaac 226 Josephine 180
43 Ethan 224 Ivy 178
44 Aiden 221 Lydia 174
45 Brooks 219 Lily 173
46 Waylon 219 Naomi 173
47 Landon 217 Addison 169
48 Jameson 215 Emilia 169
49 Miles 215 Hannah 169
50 Carson 213 Cora 167
51 Bennett 212 Claire 166
52 Weston 210 Savannah 159
53 Easton 207 Raelynn 155
54 Matthew 206 Ruby 153
55 Wesley 206 Kennedy 148
56 Andrew 205 Emily 148
57 Jaxson 204 Vivian 147
58 Myles 203 Brooklyn 146
59 Parker 197 Quinn 146
60 Emmett 196 Audrey 145
61 Everett 195 Everleigh 145
62 Caleb 193 Peyton 144
63 Cooper 192 Gabriella 138
64 David 191 Aubrey 136
65 Declan 191 Elena 134
66 Isaiah 191 Adalynn 131
67 Anthony 183 Hadley 131
68 Rowan 183 Caroline 130
69 Silas 183 Madelyn 130
70 Connor 178 Piper 129
71 Braxton 176 Natalie 127
72 Joshua 176 Eliza 126
73 Josiah 176 Reagan 125
74 Beau 174 Sadie 123
75 Christopher 173 Clara 122
76 Elias 173 Emery 122
77 Greyson 171 Josie 121
78 Jayden 168 Parker 120
79 Julian 165 Autumn 119
80 Robert 163 Delilah 117
81 Hunter 162 Oaklynn 116
82 Eli 161 Rylee 116
83 Roman 161 Sophie 116
84 Xavier 159 Remi 115
85 Kingston 158 Eloise 114
86 River 156 Anna 113
87 Bryson 154 Cecilia 113
88 Austin 150 Sofia 113
89 Sebastian 148 Aaliyah 112
90 Vincent 148 Eliana 112
91 Adam 148 Alice 111
92 Camden 146 Iris 111
93 Ezekiel 146 Elliana 108
94 Ryder 145 Skylar 108
95 Kai 144 Maeve 106
96 Chase 140 Magnolia 104
97 Harrison 139 Ryleigh 101
98 Jace 138 Zoe 101
99 Bentley 136 Hailey 101
100 Sawyer 135 Nevaeh 100

Most Popular Ohio Baby Names by Year

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

As you can see the most popular baby names in Ohio 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 607 Olivia 565
2 Oliver 586 Charlotte 532
3 Noah 551 Amelia 525
4 Elijah 473 Ava 522
5 William 469 Emma 489

Popular Baby Names in Ohio for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby names in Ohio 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 638 Olivia 609
2 Oliver 573 Ava 596
3 Noah 550 Charlotte 540
4 William 535 Emma 536
5 James 496 Harper 521

Popular Baby Names in Ohio for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby names in Ohio 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 683 Ava 635
2 Noah 590 Emma 613
3 William 546 Olivia 606
4 Oliver 541 Amelia 552
5 Owen 516 Harper 537

Popular Baby Names in Ohio for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby names in Ohio 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 654 Emma 673
2 Noah 592 Ava 665
3 Carter 591 Olivia 626
4 William 559 Harper 561
5 Lucas 540 Charlotte 525

Popular Baby Names in Ohio for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby names in Ohio for births recorded in 2016 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 691 Emma 680
2 Noah 612 Ava 672
3 Carter 585 Olivia 659
4 William 579 Charlotte 543
5 Mason 543 Harper 531

Popular Baby Names in Ohio for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby names in Ohio for births recorded in 2015 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 691 Emma 723
2 Mason 621 Ava 713
3 Noah 619 Olivia 694
4 Carter 588 Sophia 543
5 William 569 Harper 514

Popular Baby Names in Ohio for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby names in Ohio for births recorded in 2014 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 723 Emma 825
2 Mason 672 Olivia 730
3 Noah 660 Ava 680
4 William 604 Sophia 611
5 Carter 603 Isabella 524

Popular Baby Names in Ohio for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby names in Ohio 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 791 Emma 814
2 Mason 726 Sophia 793
3 Noah 647 Ava 721
4 William 620 Olivia 660
5 Jacob 592 Isabella 551

Popular Baby Names in Ohio for 2012

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

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Mason 854 Sophia 839
2 Liam 767 Emma 824
3 William 682 Ava 780
4 Noah 661 Olivia 639
5 Michael 643 Isabella 607

Popular Baby Names in Ohio for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby names in Ohio 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 891 Emma 789
2 Jacob 707 Sophia 779
3 Noah 669 Ava 745
4 William 644 Olivia 725
5 Liam 627 Isabella 653

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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