Published on December 26, 2018

Charlotte, Isabella and Jackson Top List Of Most Popular Genesis Baby Names in 2018

2018 Top Baby Names

DAVENPORT, Iowa – Dec. 26, 2018 – Charlotte and Isabella were the most popular girls baby names at Genesis BirthCenters for the second consecutive year in 2018.

Jackson was the most popular boys name at Genesis for the third time since Genesis began tracking popular birth names in 2006. Jackson was also No. 1 in 2016 and 2014.

There were 15 baby girls who went home from Genesis BirthCenters in Davenport and Silvis with the names Charlotte and Isabella.

Nationally, Amelia/Emilia topped the list of popular baby names for the third straight year, according to www.babynames.com. At Genesis BirthCenters, Amelia was No. 3 with 13 baby girls named Amelia born during the year.

Jackson (variations in spelling were included) was the 19th most popular name for boys nationally but was easily No. 1 at Genesis BirthCenters with 25 boys given the name Jackson.

Liam was the most popular name for baby boys nationally and was No. 2 at Genesis. Twenty boys named Liam were born at Genesis.

The top five most popular names for girls born at Genesis were:

  • Charlotte and Isabella (15 each)
  • Amelia (13)
  • Olivia (11)
  • Harper (10)

The top five most popular names for boys born at Genesis were:

  • Jackson (25)
  • Liam (20)
  • Lucas (15)
  • Henry and Elijah (14 each)

The top five girl names nationally in 2018, according to www.babynames.com were Amelia (Emilia), Charlotte, Aria, Violet and Aurora. For boys, the most popular names nationally were Liam, Oliver, Henry, Declan and Grayson/Greyson).

As always, a few babies born at Genesis in 2018 will have names they are unlikely to share with anyone in their school classes. Among the unique birth names at Genesis in 2018 were Aaliyah (girl); Deztani (girl); Isolt (girl); Niamyah (girl); Zanylah (girl); Aknowlegde (boy); Breontez (boy); Zymiere (boy) and Aboubacar (boy).

More babies are born at Genesis BirthCenters in Davenport and Silvis than at any other centers in the region.

Genesis Health System will celebrate 150 years of providing health services, including births, in 2019.

Most Popular Girls Baby Names In 2018
At Genesis BirthCenters

1. Tie, Charlotte and Isabella (15); 3. Amelia (13); 4. Olivia (11); 5. tie, Emma and Harper (10); 7. tie, Ava, Scarlett (9); 9. tie, Zoey, Avery (8).

Most Popular Boys Baby Names In 2018
At Genesis BirthCenters

1. Jackson (25); 2. Liam (20); 3. tie, Henry and Elijah (14); 5. tie, Owen, William and Oliver (11); 8. Theodore (10); 9. Lucas (9); 10. Hudson (8).
 
Most Popular Girls Baby Names In 2017
At Genesis BirthCenters

1. Tie, Charlotte and Isabella 15; 3. Amelia 12; 4. Olivia 11; 5. tie, Harper and Emma (10); 7. tie, Scarlett and Ava (9); 9. tie, Evelyn, Avery and Ella (7).

Most Popular Boys Baby Names In 2017
At Genesis BirthCenters

1. Liam (17) 2. Elijah (13); 3. Tie, Henry and Jackson (12); 5. Tie, Oliver and William (11); 7. Tie, Theodore and Owen (10); 9. Leo (9); 10. Tie, Hudson and Lucas (8).

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