These are the most well-liked Indiana boy and woman names in 2020

Choosing a name for a newborn can be fun. But it can also be stressful. Some parents are lucky enough to know the name early in the pregnancy or even beforehand, while others take a lot longer and decide what day to leave the hospital.

Sometimes it is difficult to choose a name. There are too many possible influences – from pop culture to family history to trends.



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The most popular boy name in Indiana in 2020 was Oliver. Oliver, the feminine version of Olivia, may also come from Olivier, a Norman French version of the Germanic name Alfher or Aleifr.

32,125 boys were born in Indiana last year. Of these, 402 or 1.25% were given the name Oliver.

The second and third most popular boy names in the state in 2020 were Liam and Elijah, respectively. Approximately 1.18% of the state-born boys, or 378 boys, were named Liam. Approximately 1.01% or 326 newborn boys were named Elijah.

The most popular Indiana girl name in 2020 was Charlotte. The name is of French origin, often the feminine diminutive for Charles.

27,739 girls were born in Indiana last year. Of these, 327 girls or 1.18% were given the name Charlotte.

The second and third most popular girl names in the state in 2020 were Olivia and Emma, ​​respectively. About 1.17% of the girls born in Indiana, or 325 girls, were named Olivia. Approximately 1.15% or 319 newborn girls were named Emma.

24/7 Tempo identified the most popular boy and girl names of babies born in each state in 2020, based on data from the Social Security Administration, which recently released its annual list of the top baby names in the United States. The data set includes 48,859 female births and 43,051 male births in 2020. These are the most popular baby names in each state in 2020.

Status Most popular boy name % of boys got the name in 2020 Most popular girl name % of girls got the name in 2020 Second most popular girl name Second most popular boy name
Alabama Wilhelm 1.68% Ava 1.37% Olivia James
Alaska Oliver 1.81% Charlotte 2.23% Olivia Liam
Arizona Liam 1.41% Olivia 1.50% Emma Noah
Arkansas Liam 1.27% Olivia 1.29% Emma Wilhelm
California Noah 1.39% Olivia 1.35% Camila Liam
Colorado Liam 1.26% Olivia 1.51% Charlotte Oliver
Connecticut Noah 1.62% Olivia 1.72% Charlotte Liam
Delaware Liam 1.79% Charlotte 2.22% Olivia Noah
Liam 1.74% Emma 1.41% Olivia Noah
Georgia Liam 1.19% Ava 1.30% Olivia Noah
Hawaii Liam 1.80% Olivia 2.41% Sophia Noah
Idaho Oliver 1.86% Olivia 1.62% Charlotte Liam
Illinois Noah 1.31% Olivia 1.32% Emma Liam
Indiana Oliver 1.25% Charlotte 1.18% Olivia Liam
Iowa Oliver 1.58% Olivia 1.49% Charlotte Liam
Kansas Liam 1.37% Olivia 1.67% Charlotte Henry
Kentucky Liam 1.40% Amelia 1.44% Olivia Wilhelm
Louisiana Liam 1.18% Ava 1.42% Amelia Elijah
Maine Oliver 2.41% Charlotte 2.28% Harper Henry
Maryland Liam 1.46% Olivia 1.28% Ava Noah
Massachusetts Noah 1.70% Olivia 1.61% Charlotte Liam
Michigan Oliver 1.17% Charlotte 1.22% Amelia Noah
Minnesota Henry 1.41% Olivia 1.36% Charlotte Oliver
Mississippi James 1.58% Ava 1.83% Olivia Wilhelm
Missouri Oliver 1.22% Olivia 1.37% Charlotte Liam
Montana Oliver 2.08% Charlotte 2.07% Olivia Henry
Nebraska Oliver 1.45% Olivia 1.87% Amelia Henry
Nevada Liam 1.53% Olivia 1.61% Emma Noah
New Hampshire Lucas 1.66% Charlotte 2.05% Olivia Oliver
New Jersey Liam 1.69% Olivia 1.41% Sophia Noah
New Mexico Liam 1.78% Olivia 1.86% Sophia Noah
new York Liam 1.56% Olivia 1.28% Emma Noah
North Carolina Liam 1.41% Olivia 1.22% Ava Noah
North Dakota Oliver 1.51% Amelia 1.53% Olivia Liam
Ohio Liam 1.13% Olivia 1.19% Charlotte Oliver
Oklahoma Liam 1.24% Olivia 1.57% Emma Oliver
Oregon Oliver 1.53% Olivia 1.60% Amelia Liam
Pennsylvania Noah 1.29% Emma 1.31% Olivia Liam
Rhode Island Liam 2.34% Olivia 2.41% Charlotte Noah
South carolina Wilhelm 1.41% Ava 1.48% Olivia Noah
South Dakota Oliver 1.80% Harper 1.80% Charlotte Liam
Tennessee Liam 1.33% Olivia 1.34% Ava Wilhelm
Texas Liam 1.31% Olivia 1.26% Emma Noah
Utah Oliver 1.40% Olivia 1.56% Emma Wilhelm
Vermont Oliver 2.97% Amelia 3.04% Emma Theodore
Virginia Liam 1.32% Charlotte 1.35% Olivia Noah
Washington Oliver 1.30% Olivia 1.46% Emma Liam
West Virginia Liam 1.49% Harper 1.55% Amelia Elijah
Wisconsin Oliver 1.38% Charlotte 1.38% Olivia Liam
Wyoming Oliver 3.00% Olivia 3.44% Amelia Liam

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