Social Security Reveals the Most Popular Baby Names in Colorado for 2012
The top five boys and girls names for 2012 in Colorado were:
|1) Liam||1) Emma|
|2) Alexander||2) Sophia|
|3) Jacob||3) Olivia|
|4) William||4) Isabella|
|5) Noah||5) Ava|
Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of Social Security, announced last week that Sophia and Jacob were the most popular baby names in the U.S. How does Colorado compare to the rest of the country? Check out Social Security’s website — www.socialsecurity.gov/OACT/babynames — to see the top baby names for 2012.
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In addition to each state’s top baby names, Social Security’s website has a list of the 1,000 most popular boys’ and girls’ names for 2012 and offers lists of baby names for each year since 1880.
To read about this year’s winner for the biggest jump in popularity and to see how pop culture affects baby names, go to www.socialsecurity.gov/pressoffice/pr/babynames2012-pr.html.