100 Most Popular Baby Names in Rhode Island

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 77 Olivia 58
2 Noah 69 Sophia 52
3 Julian 57 Amelia 51
4 Henry 51 Charlotte 51
5 Oliver 51 Emma 50
6 Benjamin 46 Ava 43
7 Lucas 45 Isabella 39
8 Logan 41 Mia 36
9 Luca 40 Luna 33
10 John 38 Nora 33
11 Owen 38 Ella 32
12 Gabriel 37 Avery 31
13 Jack 37 Madison 29
14 Michael 37 Grace 28
15 Mason 33 Mila 27
16 Cameron 32 Penelope 27
17 Levi 32 Aurora 26
18 James 31 Scarlett 24
19 Daniel 30 Sofia 24
20 Elijah 30 Layla 23
21 Jackson 30 Lily 22
22 Theodore 30 Aria 21
23 Jayden 29 Eleanor 21
24 Samuel 28 Gianna 21
25 Greyson 27 Hazel 21
26 Jacob 27 Zoe 21
27 Jeremiah 27 Camila 20
28 Joseph 27 Elena 20
29 Alexander 26 Eliana 20
30 Anthony 26 Emily 20
31 Caleb 25 Violet 20
32 Ethan 25 Hannah 19
33 Josiah 25 Gabriella 18
34 Miles 25 Abigail 17
35 Charles 24 Chloe 17
36 Christopher 24 Evelyn 17
37 Grayson 24 Liliana 17
38 Isaac 24 Riley 17
39 Joshua 24 Zoey 17
40 Matthew 24 Addison 16
41 Thomas 24 Aubrey 16
42 Leo 23 Everly 16
43 Wyatt 23 Isla 16
44 Harrison 22 Kennedy 16
45 Ryan 22 Willow 16
46 Carter 21 Alaia 15
47 Elias 21 Elizabeth 15
48 Jameson 21 Leah 15
49 Lincoln 21 Lillian 15
50 Lorenzo 21 Lucia 15
51 Adrian 20 Maeve 15
52 Easton 20 Melody 15
53 Giovanni 20 Vivian 15
54 Isaiah 20 Natalie 14
55 Jaxon 20 Eva 14
56 Jonathan 20 Eloise 14
57 Austin 19 Ellie 14
58 Jaxson 19 Ayla 13
59 Nicholas 19 Emilia 13
60 William 19 Harper 13
61 Brayden 18 Iris 13
62 Sebastian 18 Savannah 13
63 Kayden 18 Valentina 13
64 Christian 18 Claire 12
65 Connor 18 Genesis 12
66 Bennett 17 Juliette 12
67 Cole 17 Lucy 12
68 Colton 17 Madelyn 12
69 Ezekiel 17 Naomi 12
70 Hunter 17 Norah 12
71 Ian 17 Peyton 12
72 Landon 17 Quinn 12
73 Luke 17 Serenity 12
74 Roman 17 Reagan 11
75 Theo 17 Mackenzie 11
76 Wesley 17 Lyla 11
77 Aiden 16 Kinsley 11
78 Asher 16 Delilah 11
79 Axel 16 Cora 11
80 Dylan 16 Cecilia 11
81 Enzo 16 Ariella 11
82 George 16 Isabelle 11
83 Hudson 16 Arya 10
84 Kai 16 Audrey 10
85 David 15 Jade 10
86 Jordan 15 Madeline 10
87 Nathan 15 Maya 10
88 Nico 15 Nevaeh 10
89 Zachary 15 Ruby 10
90 Ezra 14 Sadie 10
91 Nathaniel 14 Stella 10
92 Calvin 14 Amaia 9
93 Everett 14 Vivienne 9
94 Maverick 13 Sophie 9
95 Ryder 13 Rose 9
96 Robert 13 Rosalie 9
97 Declan 13 Raegan 9
98 Amir 13 Josephine 9
99 Ayden 13 Cali 9
100 Zion 12 Aaliyah 9

Most Popular Rhode Island Baby Names by Year

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

As you can see the most popular baby names in Rhode Island 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 78 Olivia 62
2 Noah 67 Charlotte 54
3 Jacob 58 Emma 53
4 Julian 50 Isabella 51
5 Benjamin 49 Amelia 49

Popular Baby Names in Rhode Island for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby names in Rhode Island for births recorded in 2019 are Noah and Charlotte.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 68 Charlotte 61
2 Lucas 57 Olivia 57
3 Julian 56 Sophia 53
4 Liam 56 Ava 51
5 Oliver 48 Amelia 48

Popular Baby Names in Rhode Island for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby names in Rhode Island for births recorded in 2018 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 72 Amelia 66
2 Noah 63 Olivia 66
3 Benjamin 54 Emma 63
4 Alexander 53 Sophia 59
5 Oliver 52 Mia 56

Popular Baby Names in Rhode Island for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby names in Rhode Island for births recorded in 2017 are Lucas and Charlotte.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Lucas 65 Charlotte 69
2 Noah 62 Emma 68
3 Liam 61 Olivia 64
4 Julian 60 Sophia 60
5 Mason 57 Isabella 52

Popular Baby Names in Rhode Island for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby names in Rhode Island for births recorded in 2016 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 74 Olivia 76
2 Liam 73 Isabella 66
3 Benjamin 71 Charlotte 54
4 Michael 69 Emma 52
5 Jacob 55 Ava 47

Popular Baby Names in Rhode Island for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby names in Rhode Island 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 73 Olivia 83
2 Liam 71 Emma 77
3 Mason 71 Sophia 74
4 Logan 66 Ava 64
5 Alexander 62 Isabella 61

Popular Baby Names in Rhode Island for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby names in Rhode Island for births recorded in 2014 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 86 Olivia 87
2 Liam 83 Ava 76
3 Benjamin 73 Emma 68
4 Logan 73 Sophia 67
5 Jacob 61 Isabella 64

Popular Baby Names in Rhode Island for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby names in Rhode Island for births recorded in 2013 are Liam and Sophia.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Liam 82 Sophia 81
2 Mason 82 Isabella 75
3 Benjamin 72 Emma 71
4 Logan 66 Olivia 69
5 Michael 65 Mia 50

Popular Baby Names in Rhode Island for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby names in Rhode Island 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 96 Sophia 105
2 Michael 73 Ava 94
3 Jacob 70 Emma 90
4 Ethan 66 Isabella 83
5 Noah 65 Olivia 78

Popular Baby Names in Rhode Island for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby names in Rhode Island for births recorded in 2011 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 85 Sophia 96
2 Michael 71 Olivia 70
3 Benjamin 66 Isabella 69
4 William 62 Emma 61
5 Jayden 61 Ava 56

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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