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What's In A Name? Check Out Connecticut's Most Popular Baby Names

The Social Security Administration released its top baby names in Connecticut and the nation for 2016.
The Social Security Administration released its top baby names in Connecticut and the nation for 2016. Photo Credit: Flickr user MiguelGandia

What's in a name? And more important, can you find your name on a toy license plate at Disney World? Every year, the Social Security Administration releases the most popular names in the nation and in each state.

Can you guess the top names for 2016?

In Connecticut, the top names are Noah (with 222 baby boys) and Olivia (with 210 baby girls), according to the Social Security Administration.

In the nation, the top names are Noah and Emma. It is Noah's fourth year and Emma's third year at the top.

In Connecticut, here are the Top 10 baby names in 2016:

  • Noah and Olivia
  • James and Charlotte
  • Michael and Mia
  • Liam and Ava
  • Jacob and Isabella
  • William and Sophia
  • Benjamin and Emma
  • Mason and Abigail
  • Alexander and Amelia
  • Lucas and Emily

In the nation, here are the Top 10 baby names in 2016:

  • Noah and Emma
  • Liam and Olivia
  • William and Ava
  • Mason and Sophia
  • James and Isabella
  • Benjamin and Mia
  • Jacob and Charlotte
  • Michael and Abigail
  • Elijah and Emily
  • Ethan and Harper

For girls, the top 10 baby names for 2016 were:

How does your name rate? Click here for the Social Security baby names website.

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