100 Most Popular Baby Boy Names in Texas

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 Liam 2,410
2 Noah 2,017
3 Elijah 1,605
4 Mateo 1,591
5 Sebastian 1,513
6 Santiago 1,244
7 Oliver 1,230
8 Daniel 1,112
9 Jose 1,111
10 Benjamin 1,064
11 James 1,055
12 Levi 1,055
13 Ethan 1,050
14 Alexander 1,039
15 Julian 1,020
16 William 1,001
17 Lucas 998
18 David 980
19 Angel 963
20 Jacob 946
21 Samuel 925
22 Jayden 918
23 Aiden 912
24 Luke 911
25 Ezra 905
26 Elias 901
27 Matthew 900
28 Gabriel 877
29 Josiah 867
30 Ezekiel 853
31 Dylan 828
32 Michael 824
33 Gael 801
34 Henry 787
35 Isaac 778
36 John 776
37 Adrian 770
38 Anthony 767
39 Leonardo 767
40 Logan 760
41 Christopher 751
42 Isaiah 716
43 Wyatt 710
44 Joseph 705
45 Christian 699
46 Asher 690
47 Aaron 687
48 Mason 683
49 Juan 682
50 Axel 667
51 Nathan 666
52 Jackson 665
53 Joshua 656
54 Luis 653
55 Caleb 648
56 Jack 635
57 Diego 627
58 Theodore 618
59 Hudson 609
60 Damian 606
61 Jaxon 602
62 Andrew 599
63 Ian 598
64 Jesus 597
65 Leo 593
66 Jeremiah 590
67 Carlos 584
68 Grayson 583
69 Jonathan 578
70 Luca 567
71 Carter 555
72 Maverick 538
73 Thomas 524
74 Owen 521
75 Eli 509
76 Lincoln 482
77 Roman 480
78 Adriel 477
79 Luka 475
80 Ryan 474
81 Emiliano 456
82 Nolan 438
83 Charles 437
84 Miguel 426
85 Jordan 425
86 Alejandro 423
87 Miles 423
88 Robert 418
89 Kai 413
90 Easton 408
91 Micah 404
92 Xavier 398
93 Ivan 392
94 Giovanni 389
95 Andres 388
96 Lorenzo 387
97 Cooper 384
98 Thiago 380
99 Matias 376
100 Landon 373

Most Popular Texas Baby Boy Names by Year

We have data on the most popular baby boy names in Texas 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 Texas for 2020

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Texas 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 2,199
2 Noah 2,065
3 Mateo 1,701
4 Elijah 1,532
5 Sebastian 1,462

Popular Baby Boy Names in Texas for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Texas 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 2,220
2 Noah 2,077
3 Mateo 1,738
4 Elijah 1,606
5 Sebastian 1,566

Popular Baby Boy Names in Texas for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Texas 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 2,153
2 Noah 1,910
3 Sebastian 1,564
4 Mateo 1,555
5 Elijah 1,464

Popular Baby Boy Names in Texas for 2017

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

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

Name Count
1 Noah 1,947
2 Liam 1,839
3 Sebastian 1,592
4 Mateo 1,521
5 Elijah 1,477

Popular Baby Boy Names in Texas for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Texas 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 2,031
2 Liam 1,794
3 Sebastian 1,672
4 Daniel 1,614
5 Matthew 1,613

Popular Baby Boy Names in Texas for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Texas 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 2,162
2 Liam 1,745
3 Jacob 1,692
4 Ethan 1,673
5 Daniel 1,659

Popular Baby Boy Names in Texas for 2014

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

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

Name Count
1 Noah 2,091
2 Jacob 1,858
3 Daniel 1,685
4 Liam 1,649
5 Jayden 1,629

Popular Baby Boy Names in Texas for 2013

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

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

Name Count
1 Jacob 1,981
2 Jayden 1,899
3 Noah 1,871
4 Ethan 1,719
5 Daniel 1,713

Popular Baby Boy Names in Texas for 2012

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

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

Name Count
1 Jacob 1,954
2 Jayden 1,881
3 Ethan 1,751
4 Noah 1,688
5 Daniel 1,640

Popular Baby Boy Names in Texas for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Texas for births recorded in 2011 is Jacob.

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

Name Count
1 Jacob 2,047
2 Jayden 1,882
3 Daniel 1,737
4 Jose 1,708
5 David 1,611

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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