100 Most Popular Baby Names in Texas

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 2,410 Olivia 1,946
2 Noah 2,017 Emma 1,847
3 Elijah 1,605 Camila 1,718
4 Mateo 1,591 Isabella 1,440
5 Sebastian 1,513 Mia 1,425
6 Santiago 1,244 Sophia 1,382
7 Oliver 1,230 Ava 1,237
8 Daniel 1,112 Amelia 1,213
9 Jose 1,111 Charlotte 1,053
10 Benjamin 1,064 Sofia 1,047
11 James 1,055 Luna 921
12 Levi 1,055 Evelyn 904
13 Ethan 1,050 Gianna 880
14 Alexander 1,039 Emily 786
15 Julian 1,020 Elizabeth 759
16 William 1,001 Abigail 734
17 Lucas 998 Avery 729
18 David 980 Victoria 700
19 Angel 963 Scarlett 698
20 Jacob 946 Aria 680
21 Samuel 925 Harper 663
22 Jayden 918 Penelope 644
23 Aiden 912 Elena 637
24 Luke 911 Eleanor 626
25 Ezra 905 Mila 612
26 Elias 901 Ellie 594
27 Matthew 900 Genesis 586
28 Gabriel 877 Zoe 572
29 Josiah 867 Layla 571
30 Ezekiel 853 Aurora 570
31 Dylan 828 Natalia 565
32 Michael 824 Ella 564
33 Gael 801 Eliana 559
34 Henry 787 Emilia 558
35 Isaac 778 Leilani 546
36 John 776 Chloe 539
37 Adrian 770 Madison 537
38 Anthony 767 Hazel 530
39 Leonardo 767 Allison 529
40 Logan 760 Leah 525
41 Christopher 751 Valentina 525
42 Isaiah 716 Ximena 510
43 Wyatt 710 Delilah 488
44 Joseph 705 Violet 485
45 Christian 699 Nova 479
46 Asher 690 Aaliyah 462
47 Aaron 687 Everly 458
48 Mason 683 Lily 454
49 Juan 682 Grace 448
50 Axel 667 Ariana 447
51 Nathan 666 Catalina 444
52 Jackson 665 Zoey 433
53 Joshua 656 Hannah 415
54 Luis 653 Natalie 408
55 Caleb 648 Riley 400
56 Jack 635 Maria 398
57 Diego 627 Addison 396
58 Theodore 618 Naomi 395
59 Hudson 609 Ivy 380
60 Damian 606 Andrea 378
61 Jaxon 602 Stella 373
62 Andrew 599 Audrey 370
63 Ian 598 Madelyn 365
64 Jesus 597 Bella 359
65 Leo 593 Nora 355
66 Jeremiah 590 Serenity 353
67 Carlos 584 Alice 345
68 Grayson 583 Emery 344
69 Jonathan 578 Aubrey 340
70 Luca 567 Claire 339
71 Carter 555 Isla 335
72 Maverick 538 Maya 332
73 Thomas 524 Lillian 331
74 Owen 521 Nevaeh 331
75 Eli 509 Liliana 330
76 Lincoln 482 Paisley 329
77 Roman 480 Caroline 327
78 Adriel 477 Brooklyn 325
79 Luka 475 Kinsley 325
80 Ryan 474 Willow 324
81 Emiliano 456 Jade 323
82 Nolan 438 Lucy 323
83 Charles 437 Valeria 323
84 Miguel 426 Melanie 319
85 Jordan 425 Samantha 318
86 Alejandro 423 Autumn 317
87 Miles 423 Alaia 307
88 Robert 418 Savannah 306
89 Kai 413 Adalynn 301
90 Easton 408 Kennedy 299
91 Micah 404 Athena 294
92 Xavier 398 Gabriella 290
93 Ivan 392 Sophie 290
94 Giovanni 389 Arianna 289
95 Andres 388 Melody 288
96 Lorenzo 387 Lucia 287
97 Cooper 384 Hailey 275
98 Thiago 380 Kamila 272
99 Matias 376 Ana 271
100 Landon 373 Alina 268

Most Popular Texas Baby Names by Year

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

As you can see the most popular baby names in Texas 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 2,199 Olivia 1,912
2 Noah 2,065 Emma 1,831
3 Mateo 1,701 Camila 1,734
4 Elijah 1,532 Isabella 1,641
5 Sebastian 1,462 Mia 1,473

Popular Baby Names in Texas for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby names in Texas for births recorded in 2019 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 2,220 Emma 2,037
2 Noah 2,077 Olivia 1,949
3 Mateo 1,738 Isabella 1,738
4 Elijah 1,606 Mia 1,692
5 Sebastian 1,566 Camila 1,660

Popular Baby Names in Texas for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby names in Texas for births recorded in 2018 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 2,153 Emma 2,161
2 Noah 1,910 Isabella 1,843
3 Sebastian 1,564 Olivia 1,796
4 Mateo 1,555 Mia 1,656
5 Elijah 1,464 Sophia 1,626

Popular Baby Names in Texas for 2017

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

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 1,947 Emma 2,309
2 Liam 1,839 Mia 1,885
3 Sebastian 1,592 Isabella 1,845
4 Mateo 1,521 Sophia 1,820
5 Elijah 1,477 Olivia 1,778

Popular Baby Names in Texas for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby names in Texas for births recorded in 2016 are Noah and Emma.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 2,031 Emma 2,149
2 Liam 1,794 Mia 2,017
3 Sebastian 1,672 Sophia 1,965
4 Daniel 1,614 Olivia 1,947
5 Matthew 1,613 Isabella 1,801

Popular Baby Names in Texas for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby names in Texas for births recorded in 2015 are Noah and Emma.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 2,162 Emma 2,205
2 Liam 1,745 Sophia 2,181
3 Jacob 1,692 Mia 2,043
4 Ethan 1,673 Isabella 1,866
5 Daniel 1,659 Olivia 1,820

Popular Baby Names in Texas for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby names in Texas for births recorded in 2014 are Noah and Emma.

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

Boys Girls
Rank Name Count Name Count
1 Noah 2,091 Emma 2,190
2 Jacob 1,858 Sophia 2,158
3 Daniel 1,685 Isabella 1,975
4 Liam 1,649 Mia 1,877
5 Jayden 1,629 Olivia 1,731

Popular Baby Names in Texas for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby names in Texas for births recorded in 2013 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 1,981 Sophia 2,390
2 Jayden 1,899 Emma 2,055
3 Noah 1,871 Isabella 1,955
4 Ethan 1,719 Mia 1,837
5 Daniel 1,713 Olivia 1,618

Popular Baby Names in Texas for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby names in Texas 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 1,954 Sophia 2,337
2 Jayden 1,881 Isabella 2,097
3 Ethan 1,751 Emma 1,968
4 Noah 1,688 Mia 1,605
5 Daniel 1,640 Emily 1,494

Popular Baby Names in Texas for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby names in Texas 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 2,047 Sophia 2,193
2 Jayden 1,882 Isabella 2,069
3 Daniel 1,737 Emma 1,725
4 Jose 1,708 Mia 1,489
5 David 1,611 Emily 1,446

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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