Liam and Emma may dominate the list of most popular baby names for the entire country, but here in Louisiana our list looks a little different.

According to Baby Name Wizard, Noah and Ava reign supreme for babies born in the bayou state.

Noah lands in the #2 spot of most popular boy names in the U.S. for 2018, while Ava sits at #3. And on the flip side, in Louisiana Emma is #2 and Liam is #3.

Here are the top 10 baby names in Louisiana:


  1. Ava
  2. Emma
  3. Olivia
  4. Isabella
  5. Harper
  6. Madison
  7. Aubrey
  8. Avery
  9. Amelia
  10. Sophia


  1. Noah
  2. Mason
  3. Liam
  4. Elijah
  5. William
  6. Carter
  7. John
  8. Aiden
  9. James
  10. Luke

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