What are the most popular baby names in Arizona?
Following are the 10 most popular baby names for boys and girls in the state from Names.org. The study looked at Social Security Administration data from the five most recent years available to predict trends in baby names based on the usage of first names from actual births.
Top 10 Boy Names Predicted in Arizona for 2022
Looking back at the 2020 top 10 list of baby names in Arizona, the 2022 list remains similar with only three adjustments. The name Elijah gained popularity, going from seventh most popular in 2020 to fifth in 2022. Benjamin went down from fifth to seventh and Ezekiel jumped from 15th to tenth.
Liam continues its streak as the most popular baby boy name in Arizona since 2017. In 2020, there were 444 usages of the name Liam in Arizona. Names.org predicts that number will increase to 460 in 2022.
Out of the top 10 list, Mateo, Sebastian, Julian and Ezekiel are the most unique names to Arizona as they were not predicted to make the national top 10 baby names for boys in 2022.
Top 10 Girl Names Predicted in Arizona for 2022
In comparison to the top 10 list of baby girl names in 2020, the name Luna saw the most significant change in 2022, jumping all the way from tenth most popular to fourth most popular. Amelia, Charlotte and Ava dropped down one place from their standings in 2020, while Mia dropped from fourth most popular to seventh.
Olivia has been the top baby name for girls in Arizona since 2019. In 2020, there were 407 usages of the name Olivia in Arizona. Names.org predicts that Olivia will become even more popular in 2022, estimating a total of 429 usages of the name.
Out of the top 10 list for girls, Camila is the most unique to Arizona because it is not predicted to place in the national top 10 list for baby girl names in 2022.
You can find the complete list of the most popular names for boys and girls in Arizona as well as lists of the most unique and modern names here.