100 Most Popular Baby Boy Names in West 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 108
2 Waylon 102
3 Noah 86
4 Elijah 86
5 Grayson 85
6 Mason 77
7 Maverick 76
8 Asher 75
9 Wyatt 75
10 Lincoln 73
11 James 72
12 Owen 71
13 Hudson 67
14 Oliver 67
15 Lucas 65
16 William 65
17 Colton 64
18 Carter 63
19 Jackson 62
20 Levi 62
21 Easton 54
22 Jaxon 54
23 Greyson 51
24 Ryder 48
25 Cooper 46
26 Landon 45
27 Silas 45
28 Alexander 44
29 Hunter 44
30 Jameson 43
31 Logan 43
32 Michael 43
33 Weston 43
34 Benjamin 41
35 Gabriel 41
36 Remington 41
37 Henry 40
38 Theodore 39
39 Bryson 38
40 Carson 37
41 Luke 37
42 John 36
43 Samuel 36
44 Sawyer 36
45 Jacob 35
46 Joseph 35
47 Braxton 34
48 Thomas 34
49 Walker 34
50 Aiden 33
51 Beau 33
52 Ezekiel 33
53 Isaac 33
54 Jack 33
55 Brantley 32
56 Dawson 32
57 Nash 32
58 Rowan 32
59 Connor 31
60 Ezra 31
61 Leo 31
62 Matthew 31
63 Parker 31
64 River 31
65 Eli 30
66 Jaxson 30
67 Xavier 30
68 Brooks 29
69 Charles 29
70 Emmett 29
71 Myles 29
72 Tucker 29
73 Cole 28
74 Isaiah 28
75 Archer 27
76 Colson 27
77 Nolan 27
78 Rhett 27
79 Bentley 26
80 Jasper 26
81 Daniel 25
82 Hayden 25
83 Maddox 25
84 Miles 25
85 Colt 24
86 Elias 24
87 Ethan 24
88 Jace 24
89 Jensen 24
90 Joshua 24
91 Roman 24
92 Ryker 24
93 Sebastian 24
94 Axel 23
95 Christopher 23
96 Gunner 23
97 Robert 23
98 Andrew 22
99 Kayden 22
100 Cameron 22

Most Popular West Virginia Baby Boy Names by Year

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

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in West 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 102
2 Elijah 88
3 Mason 86
4 Asher 81
5 Noah 81

Popular Baby Boy Names in West Virginia for 2019

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in West 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 132
2 Carter 93
3 Mason 86
4 Easton 82
5 Oliver 82

Popular Baby Boy Names in West Virginia for 2018

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in West Virginia for births recorded in 2018 is Mason.

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

Name Count
1 Mason 114
2 Liam 100
3 Elijah 94
4 Grayson 93
5 Owen 85

Popular Baby Boy Names in West Virginia for 2017

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in West 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 135
2 Mason 100
3 Elijah 97
4 Grayson 92
5 Carter 91

Popular Baby Boy Names in West Virginia for 2016

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in West Virginia for births recorded in 2016 is Mason.

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

Name Count
1 Mason 111
2 Noah 109
3 Liam 104
4 Grayson 100
5 Carter 94

Popular Baby Boy Names in West Virginia for 2015

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in West Virginia 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 137
2 Liam 127
3 Mason 122
4 Hunter 96
5 Levi 95

Popular Baby Boy Names in West Virginia for 2014

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in West Virginia for births recorded in 2014 is Mason.

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

Name Count
1 Mason 130
2 Liam 124
3 Hunter 114
4 Noah 114
5 Colton 110

Popular Baby Boy Names in West Virginia for 2013

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in West Virginia for births recorded in 2013 is Mason.

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

Name Count
1 Mason 155
2 Liam 145
3 Noah 125
4 Hunter 114
5 Elijah 113

Popular Baby Boy Names in West Virginia for 2012

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in West Virginia 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 159
2 Liam 143
3 Bentley 126
4 Jacob 126
5 Hunter 122

Popular Baby Boy Names in West Virginia for 2011

As you can see the most popular baby boy names in West Virginia for births recorded in 2011 is Mason.

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

Name Count
1 Mason 160
2 Jacob 135
3 Landon 129
4 Hunter 118
5 Noah 118

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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