100 Most Popular Baby Boy Names in Virginia

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 596
2 Noah 508
3 James 418
4 William 400
5 Oliver 381
6 Elijah 348
7 Henry 330
8 Lucas 327
9 Benjamin 302
10 Jackson 296
11 John 291
12 Theodore 286
13 Mason 277
14 Levi 269
15 Owen 260
16 Alexander 257
17 Jack 254
18 Samuel 249
19 Michael 242
20 Ethan 239
21 Wyatt 232
22 Aiden 231
23 Gabriel 226
24 Logan 225
25 Luke 224
26 Grayson 223
27 Joseph 223
28 Jacob 215
29 Daniel 214
30 Thomas 214
31 David 213
32 Asher 212
33 Carter 209
34 Isaac 208
35 Caleb 205
36 Matthew 205
37 Jayden 204
38 Dylan 202
39 Christopher 199
40 Charles 198
41 Mateo 191
42 Ezra 185
43 Hudson 177
44 Miles 169
45 Sebastian 169
46 Josiah 167
47 Cameron 164
48 Anthony 163
49 Lincoln 158
50 Leo 154
51 Andrew 153
52 Joshua 152
53 Julian 152
54 Luca 152
55 Robert 152
56 Connor 145
57 Elias 144
58 Jaxon 144
59 Maverick 142
60 Easton 139
61 Ryan 139
62 Isaiah 137
63 Colton 134
64 Landon 133
65 Kai 132
66 Nolan 132
67 Micah 131
68 Waylon 131
69 Silas 130
70 Nathan 128
71 Declan 125
72 Everett 122
73 Wesley 121
74 Ian 120
75 Adam 119
76 Eli 119
77 Adrian 117
78 Aaron 115
79 Parker 114
80 Cooper 114
81 Roman 111
82 Jeremiah 111
83 Axel 110
84 Hunter 108
85 Ezekiel 107
86 Carson 106
87 Jameson 106
88 Bennett 105
89 Christian 105
90 Jonathan 105
91 Jordan 104
92 Rowan 103
93 Amir 102
94 August 101
95 Austin 101
96 Brooks 101
97 Harrison 98
98 Weston 98
99 Jace 97
100 Legend 96

Most Popular Virginia Baby Boy Names by Year

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

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Virginia 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 504
2 Noah 455
3 William 426
4 James 388
5 Oliver 363

Popular Baby Boy Names in Virginia for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Virginia 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 582
2 William 516
3 Noah 514
4 James 430
5 Lucas 387

Popular Baby Boy Names in Virginia for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Virginia 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 512
2 Liam 505
3 Noah 471
4 James 432
5 Alexander 369

Popular Baby Boy Names in Virginia for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Virginia 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 544
2 William 525
3 Noah 498
4 James 471
5 Benjamin 371

Popular Baby Boy Names in Virginia for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Virginia 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 570
2 Noah 519
3 James 507
4 Liam 481
5 Mason 434

Popular Baby Boy Names in Virginia for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Virginia 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 552
2 Noah 520
3 Liam 512
4 James 499
5 Mason 450

Popular Baby Boy Names in Virginia for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Virginia 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 596
2 Liam 521
3 Mason 494
4 Noah 487
5 James 467

Popular Baby Boy Names in Virginia for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Virginia 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 598
2 Noah 518
3 Liam 515
4 Mason 476
5 Jacob 471

Popular Baby Boy Names in Virginia for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Virginia 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 647
2 Mason 545
3 Liam 501
4 Jacob 486
5 Elijah 482

Popular Baby Boy Names in Virginia for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in Virginia 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 590
2 Jacob 520
3 Mason 487
4 Noah 478
5 Ethan 438

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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