100 Most Popular Baby Boy Names in South Carolina

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 boy names for the latest year, 2021, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

Rank Name Count
1 William 283
2 James 249
3 Liam 244
4 Noah 241
5 Elijah 218
6 Oliver 174
7 Samuel 171
8 John 168
9 Henry 166
10 Mason 165
11 Asher 164
12 Kingston 150
13 Jackson 147
14 Lucas 147
15 Michael 135
16 Carter 134
17 Levi 131
18 Daniel 130
19 Benjamin 129
20 Thomas 127
21 Wyatt 126
22 Aiden 123
23 Charles 118
24 Grayson 118
25 Hudson 117
26 Josiah 117
27 Waylon 116
28 Alexander 115
29 Easton 112
30 Joseph 110
31 Jack 109
32 Luke 108
33 Logan 101
34 David 100
35 Ezra 99
36 Jaxon 99
37 Owen 99
38 Caleb 97
39 Theodore 97
40 Christopher 96
41 Jacob 96
42 Greyson 95
43 Gabriel 93
44 Nolan 93
45 Isaiah 92
46 Robert 91
47 Micah 90
48 Cooper 88
49 Legend 88
50 Maverick 88
51 Matthew 85
52 Joshua 83
53 Landon 83
54 Bryson 82
55 Kayden 82
56 Colton 81
57 Jayden 81
58 Anthony 79
59 Ethan 79
60 Isaac 78
61 Jaxson 78
62 Andrew 77
63 Christian 76
64 Dylan 76
65 Sawyer 76
66 Cameron 75
67 Lincoln 74
68 Amir 73
69 Carson 71
70 Sebastian 71
71 Hunter 70
72 Jonathan 70
73 Miles 70
74 Kai 69
75 Karter 69
76 Jameson 68
77 Messiah 66
78 Weston 66
79 Luca 66
80 Braxton 64
81 Brayden 64
82 Eli 64
83 Elias 64
84 Jace 64
85 Parker 64
86 Walker 64
87 Everett 63
88 Leo 62
89 Nathan 62
90 Ashton 61
91 Mateo 60
92 Kyrie 59
93 Chase 59
94 Silas 58
95 Ryan 58
96 Brooks 58
97 Julian 58
98 River 57
99 Roman 57
100 Ayden 57

Most Popular South Carolina Baby Boy Names by Year

We have data on the most popular baby boy names in South Carolina 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 boy names for each of the last 10 years.

Popular Baby Boy Names in South Carolina for 2020

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in South Carolina for births recorded in 2020 is William.

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

Name Count
1 William 279
2 Noah 275
3 James 248
4 Liam 246
5 Elijah 226

Popular Baby Boy Names in South Carolina for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in South Carolina 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 310
2 Noah 271
3 Liam 247
4 James 240
5 Elijah 236

Popular Baby Boy Names in South Carolina for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in South Carolina for births recorded in 2018 is William.

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

Name Count
1 William 326
2 James 267
3 Noah 262
4 Elijah 256
5 Liam 252

Popular Baby Boy Names in South Carolina for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in South Carolina 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 326
2 Noah 286
3 Mason 271
4 James 252
5 Liam 232

Popular Baby Boy Names in South Carolina for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in South Carolina 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 357
2 Noah 287
3 James 271
4 Mason 270
5 Elijah 222

Popular Baby Boy Names in South Carolina for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in South Carolina 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 360
2 James 299
3 Mason 285
4 Noah 274
5 Elijah 232

Popular Baby Boy Names in South Carolina for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in South Carolina for births recorded in 2014 is William.

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

Name Count
1 William 364
2 James 285
3 Mason 256
4 Noah 254
5 Jackson 240

Popular Baby Boy Names in South Carolina for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in South Carolina 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 342
2 Mason 306
3 James 278
4 Noah 264
5 Elijah 238

Popular Baby Boy Names in South Carolina for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in South Carolina 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 402
2 Mason 316
3 James 279
4 Elijah 269
5 Jayden 242

Popular Baby Boy Names in South Carolina for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in South Carolina for births recorded in 2011 is William.

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

Name Count
1 William 410
2 Mason 270
3 Jayden 264
4 James 258
5 Aiden 256

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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