The Social Security Administration has released their list of most popular baby names for 2018, and you might be surprised at some of the favorites that are missing. It usually takes them a couple of months to compile the info, so if you are contemplating one of the most popular names in the last 12 months for your bundle of joy, then check out the list below.

The top three names are the same for the last two years. For boys, Lucas has been added, and Jacob dropped out of the top 10. For girls, Abigail is out, and Harper is in.


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


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

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