100 Most Popular Baby Boy Names in Minnesota (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 349
2 Henry 329
3 Theodore 326
4 Liam 249
5 Jack 237
6 James 236
7 Owen 222
8 Leo 221
9 Hudson 208
10 Noah 208
11 William 204
12 Levi 203
13 Benjamin 162
14 Elijah 162
15 Asher 160
16 Brooks 160
17 Lincoln 160
18 Miles 158
19 Maverick 151
20 Wesley 146
21 Lucas 145
22 Cooper 138
23 Jackson 137
24 Thomas 135
25 Wyatt 134
26 Grayson 133
27 Charles 132
28 Ezra 130
29 Samuel 127
30 Isaac 126
31 Logan 125
32 Luca 122
33 Everett 121
34 Mason 121
35 Cameron 120
36 Nolan 120
37 Bennett 119
38 Daniel 119
39 Beau 117
40 Ethan 115
41 Archer 114
42 Calvin 113
43 Carter 113
44 Joseph 106
45 Emmett 104
46 Alexander 103
47 Jameson 102
48 Mateo 101
49 Michael 101
50 Gabriel 100
51 Arlo 98
52 John 98
53 August 96
54 Luke 96
55 Caleb 94
56 Walker 93
57 Milo 92
58 Weston 92
59 Graham 92
60 Aiden 91
61 Easton 91
62 Waylon 89
63 Sawyer 88
64 Silas 88
65 Theo 88
66 Myles 87
67 Sebastian 87
68 Vincent 86
69 Elias 82
70 Harrison 82
71 Arthur 79
72 Eli 79
73 Isaiah 79
74 Parker 79
75 Charlie 78
76 Andrew 77
77 Carson 77
78 Elliot 76
79 Rowan 76
80 Micah 75
81 Axel 74
82 Dylan 74
83 Ezekiel 74
84 Julian 74
85 Mohamed 73
86 Tate 73
87 Jude 72
88 Matthew 70
89 Declan 69
90 Rhett 69
91 Jaxon 69
92 Kai 67
93 Finn 66
94 Roman 65
95 David 65
96 Griffin 65
97 Landon 64
98 Otto 64
99 Maxwell 64
100 Jacob 64

Most Popular Minnesota Baby Boy Names by Year

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

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

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

Name Count
1 Oliver 370
2 Henry 369
3 Theodore 299
4 Liam 277
5 Owen 262

Popular Baby Boy Names in Minnesota for 2020

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

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

Name Count
1 Henry 350
2 Oliver 318
3 Theodore 292
4 Liam 273
5 Jack 256

Popular Baby Boy Names in Minnesota for 2019

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

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

Name Count
1 Henry 378
2 Oliver 310
3 William 302
4 Theodore 287
5 Liam 286

Popular Baby Boy Names in Minnesota for 2018

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

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

Name Count
1 Henry 379
2 Oliver 328
3 William 298
4 Liam 289
5 Theodore 271

Popular Baby Boy Names in Minnesota for 2017

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

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

Name Count
1 Oliver 358
2 William 344
3 Henry 339
4 Liam 301
5 Theodore 266

Popular Baby Boy Names in Minnesota for 2016

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

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

Name Count
1 Henry 399
2 Oliver 368
3 William 325
4 Owen 293
5 Liam 278

Popular Baby Boy Names in Minnesota for 2015

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

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

Name Count
1 Henry 393
2 Oliver 360
3 William 339
4 Liam 323
5 Mason 291

Popular Baby Boy Names in Minnesota for 2014

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

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

Name Count
1 Henry 352
2 William 344
3 Liam 330
4 Owen 305
5 Benjamin 302

Popular Baby Boy Names in Minnesota for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Minnesota 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 354
2 Liam 342
3 Mason 340
4 Henry 334
5 Logan 305

Popular Baby Boy Names in Minnesota for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Minnesota 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 363
2 William 352
3 Ethan 334
4 Liam 330
5 Henry 315

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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