100 Most Popular Baby Boy Names in Michigan (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 Noah 473
2 Oliver 425
3 Theodore 424
4 Henry 408
5 Liam 403
6 Elijah 382
7 Levi 345
8 Benjamin 331
9 Lucas 330
10 Hudson 323
11 William 321
12 Jack 310
13 James 302
14 Owen 299
15 Jackson 259
16 Mason 252
17 Asher 243
18 Lincoln 242
19 Maverick 231
20 Wyatt 231
21 Michael 229
22 Alexander 228
23 Leo 224
24 Carter 223
25 Isaac 220
26 Logan 220
27 Grayson 216
28 Luke 207
29 Ezra 202
30 Joseph 202
31 Thomas 198
32 Daniel 197
33 Miles 197
34 Aiden 195
35 Gabriel 191
36 John 188
37 Charles 184
38 Luca 181
39 Roman 181
40 Samuel 181
41 David 177
42 Wesley 177
43 Cameron 174
44 Cooper 174
45 Adam 168
46 Emmett 165
47 Jacob 164
48 Matthew 164
49 Bennett 160
50 Mateo 158
51 Colton 155
52 Jameson 154
53 Walker 153
54 Anthony 152
55 Ali 150
56 Greyson 149
57 Weston 149
58 Waylon 145
59 Everett 144
60 Sebastian 144
61 Brooks 143
62 Jaxon 143
63 Julian 143
64 Ethan 141
65 Isaiah 141
66 Eli 139
67 Silas 139
68 Rowan 135
69 August 134
70 Nolan 133
71 Theo 132
72 Caleb 131
73 Andrew 129
74 Elias 129
75 Joshua 127
76 Myles 127
77 Carson 126
78 Beau 124
79 Josiah 123
80 Dominic 122
81 Easton 121
82 Landon 120
83 Robert 119
84 Parker 117
85 Jace 116
86 Vincent 115
87 Chase 115
88 Ryan 114
89 Kai 114
90 Milo 113
91 Christopher 112
92 Elliot 110
93 Ezekiel 109
94 Nathan 109
95 Cade 108
96 Jonah 108
97 Ashton 108
98 Bryson 107
99 Hunter 107
100 Amir 107

Most Popular Michigan Baby Boy Names by Year

We have data on the most popular baby boy names in Michigan 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 Michigan for 2021

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

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

Name Count
1 Noah 485
2 Oliver 476
3 Liam 414
4 Henry 402
5 Elijah 375

Popular Baby Boy Names in Michigan for 2020

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

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

Name Count
1 Oliver 494
2 Noah 481
3 Liam 468
4 Henry 436
5 Elijah 398

Popular Baby Boy Names in Michigan for 2019

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

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

Name Count
1 Liam 520
2 Noah 520
3 Oliver 462
4 Elijah 431
5 Henry 422

Popular Baby Boy Names in Michigan for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Michigan 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 506
2 Oliver 494
3 Liam 470
4 Benjamin 445
5 William 423

Popular Baby Boy Names in Michigan for 2017

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

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

Name Count
1 Liam 511
2 Noah 484
3 Oliver 464
4 Lucas 438
5 Mason 436

Popular Baby Boy Names in Michigan for 2016

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

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

Name Count
1 Noah 510
2 Mason 499
3 Benjamin 482
4 Liam 460
5 Elijah 451

Popular Baby Boy Names in Michigan for 2015

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

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

Name Count
1 Noah 531
2 Liam 523
3 Carter 505
4 Mason 499
5 Lucas 467

Popular Baby Boy Names in Michigan for 2014

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

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

Name Count
1 Liam 582
2 Noah 551
3 Mason 523
4 Carter 497
5 Jacob 485

Popular Baby Boy Names in Michigan for 2013

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

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

Name Count
1 Liam 602
2 Mason 557
3 Noah 556
4 Jacob 512
5 Carter 471

Popular Baby Boy Names in Michigan for 2012

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

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

Name Count
1 Mason 659
2 Liam 568
3 Noah 566
4 Jacob 557
5 Carter 510

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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