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Oh, Baby: These Are Most Popular Names For Newborn Boys, Girls In NY

The Social Security Administration released its most popular boy and girl baby names of 2017 in each state on Thursday.
The Social Security Administration released its most popular boy and girl baby names of 2017 in each state on Thursday. Photo Credit: flickr

Do you know anyone named Olivia? How about Liam?

If the answer now is no, that will soon change.

The Social Security Administration released its most popular boy and girl baby names of 2017 in each state on Thursday.

In New York, there were 1,227 girls named Olivia, making that name No. 1. For boys, Liam took the top spot, with 1,227 male toddlers born last year now answering to that name.

For girls:

  • 10. Emily
  • 9. Abigail
  • 8. Amelia
  • 7. Charlotte
  • 6. Isabella
  • 5. Ava
  • 4. Mia
  • 3. Sophia
  • 2. Emma
  • 1. Olivia

For boys:

  • 10. Mason
  • 9. Logan
  • 8. Ethan
  • 7. Matthew
  • 6. Michael
  • 5. Joseph
  • 4. Lucas
  • 3. Jacob
  • 2. Noah
  • 1. Liam

To view the complete list for boys and girls beyond the Top 10, click here.

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