The SSA Has Finally Announced the Most Popular Baby Names of 2019

The top spot on their list for boys and girls, respectively? Liam and Olivia.
ByNehal Aggarwal
Associate Editor
Published
Sep 2020

The Social Security Administration finally announced the top 10 baby names in the US last week. Typically the SSA announces the most popular baby names of the previous year on the Friday before Mother’s Day. However, this year the announcement was delayed due to COVID-19.

The top spot on their list for boys and girls, respectively? Liam and Olivia. Without further ado, below is their list for the top 10 names for baby boys and girls in 2019.

Top 10 Baby Names of 2019 for Boys

  1. Liam
  2. Noah
  3. Oliver
  4. William
  5. Elijah
  6. James
  7. Benjamin
  8. Lucas
  9. Mason
  10. Ethan

Top 10 Baby Names of 2019 for Girls

  1. Olivia
  2. Emma
  3. Ava
  4. Sophia
  5. Isabella
  6. Charlotte
  7. Amelia
  8. Mia
  9. Harper
  10. Evelyn

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