100 Most Popular Baby Boy Names in Missouri (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 388
2 Theodore 321
3 Henry 306
4 Liam 293
5 William 268
6 Noah 260
7 Elijah 249
8 Hudson 245
9 James 244
10 Benjamin 210
11 Grayson 201
12 Owen 200
13 Wyatt 189
14 Jackson 184
15 Lincoln 182
16 Leo 179
17 Lucas 177
18 Waylon 177
19 Maverick 176
20 Asher 175
21 Levi 174
22 Cooper 170
23 Mason 167
24 Jack 163
25 Carter 157
26 John 153
27 Samuel 151
28 Charles 150
29 Michael 145
30 Nolan 142
31 Joseph 138
32 Thomas 136
33 Bennett 134
34 Alexander 132
35 Brooks 131
36 Beau 129
37 Ezra 127
38 Luke 127
39 Silas 126
40 Logan 125
41 Miles 125
42 August 124
43 Weston 121
44 Easton 120
45 Gabriel 120
46 Jameson 120
47 David 119
48 Aiden 118
49 Everett 118
50 Walker 118
51 Daniel 115
52 Emmett 114
53 Luca 110
54 Rowan 104
55 Wesley 104
56 Elias 101
57 Jacob 101
58 Jaxon 101
59 Greyson 100
60 Isaiah 100
61 Roman 100
62 Colton 98
63 Ezekiel 98
64 Jace 94
65 Ryker 94
66 Cameron 92
67 Ethan 91
68 Isaac 91
69 Parker 91
70 Andrew 90
71 River 90
72 Robert 88
73 Rhett 86
74 Sawyer 86
75 Sebastian 86
76 Josiah 85
77 Matthew 85
78 Christopher 83
79 Eli 82
80 Ryder 82
81 Anthony 81
82 Atlas 81
83 Kai 81
84 Mateo 81
85 Harrison 80
86 Hunter 80
87 Bentley 79
88 Joshua 79
89 Braxton 78
90 Carson 78
91 Kingston 78
92 Connor 77
93 Theo 73
94 Jasper 73
95 Jaxson 73
96 Micah 72
97 Archer 72
98 Myles 72
99 Calvin 71
100 Declan 70

Most Popular Missouri Baby Boy Names by Year

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

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Missouri 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 359
2 Henry 307
3 Liam 304
4 William 298
5 Elijah 292

Popular Baby Boy Names in Missouri for 2020

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Missouri 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 342
2 Liam 318
3 William 307
4 Henry 278
5 Noah 270

Popular Baby Boy Names in Missouri for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Missouri 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 382
2 Oliver 375
3 William 333
4 Henry 316
5 Elijah 308

Popular Baby Boy Names in Missouri for 2018

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

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

Name Count
1 Liam 358
2 Oliver 353
3 William 347
4 Henry 335
5 Noah 282

Popular Baby Boy Names in Missouri for 2017

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

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

Name Count
1 William 348
2 Liam 343
3 Oliver 319
4 Noah 318
5 Elijah 304

Popular Baby Boy Names in Missouri for 2016

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

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

Name Count
1 William 373
2 Liam 342
3 Mason 339
4 Noah 325
5 Oliver 321

Popular Baby Boy Names in Missouri for 2015

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

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

Name Count
1 Liam 381
2 William 362
3 Mason 351
4 Henry 326
5 Jackson 309

Popular Baby Boy Names in Missouri for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Missouri 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 414
2 William 407
3 Mason 351
4 Noah 308
5 Elijah 307

Popular Baby Boy Names in Missouri for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Missouri 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 440
2 Mason 420
3 Liam 394
4 Jackson 327
5 Jacob 312

Popular Baby Boy Names in Missouri for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Missouri 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 440
2 William 425
3 Liam 411
4 Jackson 344
5 Jacob 331

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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