Florida’s hottest baby names. Choosing the perfect name for your baby is an important decision, and Florida parents seem to have their favorites. According to Names.org, the Most Popular Baby Names in Florida for 2022 have been unveiled. Are they the same in Tampa, St. Pete, and Clearwater? Topping the list for boys is Liam, closely followed by Noah and Elijah. Notably, Alexander made a significant jump from the 10th spot to claim the 7th position this year. While seven of Florida’s top 10 boy’s names are also popular nationwide, Sebastian, Ethan, and Dylan stand out as unique choices specific to the Sunshine State.

For girls, the most beloved names in Florida include Emma, Olivia, and Isabella, mirroring the national trends. However, one name stands out as distinctively Floridian: Mila. This year, Mila made its way onto the list of top 10 names, joining the ranks of popular choices such as Sophia, Amelia, and Mia. With nine out of Florida’s top 10 girl’s names aligning with the national favorites, Mila brings a touch of local individuality to the mix.

In the world of baby names, trends come and go, but some names just refuse to budge from the top spots. The Social Security Administration recently released its annual list of the most popular baby names in the United States, and it seems like Liam and Olivia are the reigning champions once again. However, there are a few newcomers on the rise, such as Dutton and Wrenlee, who are making their mark on the baby naming scene. TBT

Let’s dive into Florida’s hottest baby names below and see what these trends have in store for our little rug rats! Checkout..

The TOP 10 Boy And Girl Baby Names In The Nation Below:

  • The Undisputed Champions: Liam and Olivia:

    It’s no surprise that Liam and Olivia have held onto their crowns as the most popular baby names in the United States. Liam has maintained its dominance for six consecutive years, proving that its charm and appeal know no bounds. As for Olivia, it dethroned the once-popular name Emma four years ago and has reigned supreme ever since. Emma, however, remains a strong contender, holding the second spot.

  • Girls Take the Stage:

    While Olivia sits comfortably at the top, there are plenty of other fantastic names making waves in the girls’ category. Charlotte claims the third position, exuding sophistication and grace. Amelia, Sophia, Isabella, Ava, Mia, Evelyn, and Luna also secured spots in the top ten, with Luna being the only newcomer to boot Harper from the list. It seems that the celestial trend is on the rise, with Luna shining brightly as a popular choice for parents.

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  • Boys Making Their Mark:

    Liam’s popularity isn’t limited to the top spot alone; it seems to have inspired other parents in their name choices for baby boys. Noah, Oliver, James, Elijah, William, Henry, Lucas, Benjamin, and Theodore follow Liam in the ranks of the most popular boys’ names. These names have a timeless quality, showcasing that classic names never go out of style. With a blend of traditional and modern choices, parents are spoilt for options when it comes to naming their little ones.

  • The "Yellowstone" Effect:

    Pop culture has always influenced baby naming trends, and the impact of the hit series “Yellowstone” is no exception. The neo-Western starring Kevin Costner has captured the hearts of viewers and new parents alike. The Social Security Administration’s data shows a rise in names associated with the show, giving a nod to the fictional family featured in the series.

  • Dutton and Kayce on the Rise:

    The fictional Dutton family has left a lasting impression, as evident by the rise in popularity of the names Dutton and Kayce. Dutton climbed a staggering 986 spots from the previous year, making it the fastest-rising name on the Social Security rankings. Kayce, played by Luke Grimes in the show, also experienced a significant boost, securing a place among the top 600 names. It seems that the Dutton clan has found a special place in the hearts of many parents.

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  • Other Rising Stars:

    While Dutton and Kayce stole the spotlight, other names have been quietly ascending the popularity ladder. For boys, names like Chosen, Khaza, and Eithan have been gaining attention. On the girls’ side, Wrenlee takes the lead, followed by Neriah, Arlet, Georgina, and Amiri. These unique and distinctive names add a touch of individuality to the baby naming landscape.

  • Top Boy Names:

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


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  • Top Girl Names:

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

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