Popular Texas Baby Names

Baby Names by State

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Texas is an interesting place to be pregnant. They have a pretty high teen pregnancy rate, but they also have a very low cesarean birth rate. Giving birth in Texas means that you have a lot of midwives and birth centers compared to some other states.

This is a look at the historical data of popular baby names from the state of Texas, all the way back until 1960. You can use this for fun, to create a baby shower game, to research names for an upcoming book, or simply as a fun source of trivia.

Remember that lots of things will influence baby names, these names are very specific to the region in many ways. The names in neighboring states might be radically different. That's what makes everyone unique.

2014

Baby Girl Names

  1. Emma
  2. Sophia
  3. Isabella
  4. Mia
  5. Olivia

Baby Boy Names

  1. Noah
  2. Jacob
  3. Daniel
  4. Liam
  5. Jayden

2013

Baby Girl Names

  1. Sophia
  2. Emma
  3. Isabella
  4. Mia
  5. Olivia

Baby Boy Names

  1. Jacod
  2. Jayden
  3. Noah
  4. Ethan
  5. Daniel

2012

Baby Girl Names

  1. Sophia
  2. Isabella
  3. Emma
  4. Mia
  5. Emily

Baby Boy Names

  1. Jacon
  2. Jayden
  3. Ethan
  4. Noah
  5. Daniel

2011

Baby Boy Names

  1. Jacob
  2. Jayden
  3. Daniel
  4. Jose
  5. David
  6. Ethan
  7. Noah
  8. Aiden
  9. Angel
  10. Christopher

Baby Girl Names

  1. Sophia
  2. Isabella
  3. Emma
  4. Mia
  5. Emily
  6. Abigail
  7. Olivia
  8. Ava
  9. Camila
  10. Sofia

2010

Baby Boy Names

  1. Jacob
  2. Jose
  3. Jayden
  4. Angel
  5. David
  6. Daniel
  7. Christopher
  8. Ethan
  9. Anthony
  10. Joshua

Baby Girl Names

  1. Isabella
  2. Sophia
  3. Emma
  4. Emily
  5. Mia
  6. Abigail
  7. Ava
  8. Olivia
  9. Madison
  10. Natalie

2009

Baby Boy Names

  1. Jose
  2. Daniel
  3. Jacob
  4. Angel
  5. Christopher
  6. David
  7. Ethan
  8. Joshua
  9. Jayden
  10. Alexander

Baby Girl Names

  1. Isabella
  2. Emily
  3. Mia
  4. Emma
  5. Sophia
  6. Abigail
  7. Madison
  8. Ava
  9. Olivia
  1. Natalie

2008

Baby Boy Names

  1. Jose
  2. Jacob
  3. Daniel
  4. Christopher
  5. Joshua
  6. David
  7. Angel
  8. Ethan
  9. Juan
  10. Michael

Baby Girl Names

  1. Emily
  2. Isabella
  3. Abigail
  4. Emma
  5. Madison
  6. Sophia
  7. Mia
  8. Natalie
  9. Ashley
  10. Ava

2007

Baby Boy Names

  1. Jose
  2. Jacob
  3. Daniel
  4. Christopher
  5. Angel
  6. Joshua
  7. David
  8. Ethan
  9. Juan
  10. Anthony

Baby Girl Names

  1. Emily
  2. Mia
  3. Isabella
  4. Madison
  5. Abigail
  6. Ashley
  7. Sophia
  8. Emma
  9. Alyssa
  10. Ava

    2006

    Baby Boy Names

    1. Jose
    2. Jacob
    3. Joshua
    4. Daniel
    5. Christopher
    6. Angel
    7. David
    8. Juan
    9. Michael
    10. Ethan

    Baby Girl Names

    1. Emily
    2. Mia
    3. Ashley
    4. Isabella
    5. Madison
    6. Emma
    7. Abigail
    8. Natalie
    9. Hannah
    10. Samantha

    2005

    Baby Boy Names

    1. Jose
    2. Jacob
    3. Joshua
    4. Daniel
    5. Christopher
    6. David
    7. Angel
    8. Juan
    9. Michael
    10. Anthony

    Baby Girl Names

    1. Emily
    2. Mia
    3. Madison
    4. Ashley
    5. Emma
    6. Abigail
    7. Samantha
    8. Natalie
    9. Alyssa
    10. Hannah

    2000

    Baby Boy Names

    1. Jose
    2. Jacob
    3. Joshua
    4. Michael
    5. Christopher
    6. Daniel
    7. Matthew
    8. David
    9. Juan
    10. Jonathan

    Baby Girl Names

    1. Emily
    2. Ashley
    3. Hannah
    4. Alexis
    5. Madison
    6. Samantha
    7. Alyssa
    8. Brianna
    9. Jessica
    10. Sarah

    1995

    Baby Boy Names

    1. Michael
    2. Christopher
    3. Jose
    4. Joshua
    5. Jacob
    6. Matthew
    7. Daniel
    8. David
    9. Brandon
    10. John

    Baby Girl Names

    1. Ashley
    2. Jessica
    3. Sarah
    4. Emily
    5. Samantha
    6. Taylor
    7. Victoria
    8. Stephanie
    9. Elizabeth
    10. Brittany

    1990

    Baby Boy Names

    1. Michael
    2. Christopher
    3. Joshua
    4. Matthew
    5. David
    6. Jose
    7. Justin
    8. Daniel
    9. John
    10. James

    Baby Girl Names

    1. Ashley
    2. Jessica
    3. Amanda
    4. Brittany
    5. Stephanie
    6. Sarah
    7. Samantha
    8. Lauren
    9. Jennifer
    10. Elizabeth

    1985

    Baby Boy Names

    1. Christopher
    2. Michael
    3. Joshua
    4. David
    5. James
    6. John
    7. Daniel
    8. Matthew
    9. Robert
    10. Brandon

    Baby Girl Names

    1. Ashley
    2. Jessica
    3. Jennifer
    4. Amanda
    5. Stephanie
    6. Sarah
    7. Crystal
    8. Elizabeth
    9. Melissa
    10. Christina

    1980

    Baby Boy Names

    1. Michael
    2. Christopher
    1. Jason
    2. David
    3. James
    4. John
    5. Robert
    6. Joshua
    7. Jose
    8. Justin

    Baby Girl Names

    1. Jennifer
    2. Amanda
    3. Jessica
    4. Melissa
    5. Maria
    6. Elizabeth
    7. Crystal
    8. Stephanie
    9. Amy
    10. Kimberly

    1970

    Baby Boy Names

    1. Michael
    2. James
    3. David
    4. John
    5. Robert
    6. Christopher
    7. William
    8. Richard
    9. Jason
    10. Mark

    Baby Girl Names

    1. Jennifer
    2. Lisa
    3. Kimberly
    4. Maria
    5. Melissa
    6. Michelle
    7. Angela
    8. Mary
    9. Laura
    10. Amy

    1960

    Baby Boy Names

    1. David
    2. James
    3. Robert
    4. Michael
    5. John
    6. Mark
    7. Richard
    8. William
    9. Charles
    10. Kenneth

    Baby Girl Names

    1. Mary
    2. Cynthia
    3. Maria
    4. Linda
    5. Lisa
    6. Donna
    7. Sandra
    8. Patricia
    9. Karen
    10. Debra

    Baby name data provided by the Social Security Administration, Office of the Chief Actuary.

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