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SSA Most Popular Names of 2017

Hot off the presses!

The Most Popular U.S. Baby Names list for 2017 has been released by the Social Security Administration.

So who came out on top?

Rank Girls Boys
1 Emma Liam
2 Olivia Noah
3 Ava William
4 Isabella James
5 Sophia Logan
6 Mia Benjamin
7 Charlotte Mason
8 Amelia Elijah
9 Evelyn Oliver
10 Abigail Jacob
[ M O R E ]

Staying in the number one spot this year as the most popular U.S. girls name is Emma.

For the girls, 2nd place Olivia, 3rd place Ava, 6th place Mia and 7th place Charlotte remained unchanged.

Whereas, Isabella moved from 5th place to 4th, Sophia moved from 4th place to 5th, entering the top 10 Amelia moved from 11th place to 8th, entering the top 10 Evelyn moved from 12th place to 9th and Abigail moved from 8th place to 10th.

Falling out of the top 10, Harper dropped from 10th place to 11th and Emily dropped from 9th place to 12th.

After spending three years at number two, Liam takes the number one spot, as the most popular U.S. boys name.

On the boys list, 3rd place William and 6th place Benjamin didn't change rank.