100 Most Popular Baby Boy Names in Arkansas (Updated for 2022)

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 2022. 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 boy names for the latest year, 2022, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

You might be wondering why we don't have data for the current year, 2024. This is because the Social Security Administration who collect the data have to first verify it and safeguard privacy. Data from the previous year is released around May each year.

Rank Name Count
1 Oliver 157
2 Elijah 141
3 Noah 138
4 Liam 136
5 William 126
6 Asher 120
7 Hudson 118
8 John 107
9 James 106
10 Levi 104
11 Henry 100
12 Wyatt 97
13 Samuel 95
14 Cooper 92
15 Waylon 91
16 Benjamin 90
17 Maverick 85
18 Jackson 84
19 Mason 81
20 Grayson 80
21 Jack 80
22 Luke 80
23 Lucas 77
24 David 72
25 Walker 72
26 Sebastian 71
27 Ezra 69
28 Beau 68
29 Joseph 67
30 Silas 65
31 Theodore 64
32 Easton 63
33 Aiden 62
34 Carter 62
35 Brooks 61
36 Owen 61
37 River 61
38 Michael 60
39 Isaiah 59
40 Gabriel 57
41 Josiah 57
42 Mateo 56
43 Christopher 55
44 Legend 54
45 Leo 54
46 Parker 54
47 Weston 54
48 Alexander 53
49 Jasper 53
50 Kingston 53
51 Logan 53
52 Isaac 52
53 Jameson 51
54 Lincoln 51
55 Sawyer 51
56 Jaxon 50
57 Matthew 50
58 Carson 49
59 Ezekiel 48
60 Greyson 47
61 Elias 46
62 Miles 46
63 Thomas 46
64 August 45
65 Bentley 45
66 Dylan 45
67 Jacob 45
68 Nolan 45
69 Robert 45
70 Andrew 44
71 Anthony 44
72 Braxton 44
73 Axel 43
74 Daniel 43
75 Joshua 43
76 Rowan 42
77 Tucker 42
78 Atlas 41
79 Beckett 41
80 Christian 41
81 Ethan 41
82 Everett 41
83 Jace 41
84 Luca 41
85 Stetson 41
86 Bennett 40
87 Ryder 40
88 Barrett 39
89 Rhett 39
90 Charles 38
91 Dawson 38
92 Jaxson 38
93 Jayden 37
94 Jordan 37
95 Myles 37
96 Hayes 36
97 Karter 36
98 Jett 35
99 Hunter 35
100 Jonathan 35

Most Popular Arkansas Baby Boy Names by Year

We have data on the most popular baby boy names in Arkansas for each year since records began in 1910 to the most recent data in 2022.

However, 112 years is a lot of data to display, so in the sections below we'll show you the top 5 most popular baby boy names for each of the last 10 years.

Popular Baby Boy Names in Arkansas for 2021

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Arkansas for births recorded in 2021 is Liam.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 Liam 160
2 Oliver 160
3 Elijah 145
4 Noah 137
5 Asher 127

Popular Baby Boy Names in Arkansas for 2020

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Arkansas for births recorded in 2020 is Liam.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 Liam 158
2 William 150
3 Elijah 142
4 Noah 135
5 Oliver 123

Popular Baby Boy Names in Arkansas for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Arkansas for births recorded in 2019 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 159
2 Noah 156
3 Elijah 152
4 Liam 145
5 Oliver 131

Popular Baby Boy Names in Arkansas for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Arkansas for births recorded in 2018 is Noah.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 Noah 160
2 Elijah 159
3 William 155
4 Liam 136
5 Oliver 127

Popular Baby Boy Names in Arkansas for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Arkansas for births recorded in 2017 is Elijah.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 Elijah 174
2 William 146
3 Noah 142
4 Liam 135
5 Mason 127

Popular Baby Boy Names in Arkansas for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Arkansas for births recorded in 2016 is Elijah.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 Elijah 173
2 William 163
3 Noah 155
4 Mason 154
5 James 144

Popular Baby Boy Names in Arkansas for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Arkansas for births recorded in 2015 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 198
2 Elijah 173
3 Mason 171
4 Noah 170
5 James 146

Popular Baby Boy Names in Arkansas for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Arkansas for births recorded in 2014 is Mason.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 Mason 178
2 William 174
3 Noah 162
4 Elijah 149
5 James 146

Popular Baby Boy Names in Arkansas for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Arkansas for births recorded in 2013 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 196
2 Mason 187
3 Noah 161
4 James 147
5 Elijah 138

Popular Baby Boy Names in Arkansas for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Arkansas for births recorded in 2012 is William.

The table below shows the top 5 most popular baby boy names for the year.

Name Count
1 William 217
2 Mason 157
3 Jacob 155
4 James 155
5 Elijah 151

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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