“Jacob” No Longer Top Name For Boys
Jacob has been the most popular name for boys in the U.S. for 14 years. But after 14 years on top, there's a new most popular name.
The Social Security Administration just released the top baby names for 2013, and the most popular name for boys was . . . NOAH.
That's the first time since 1960 that the most popular boys name wasn't Jacob or Michael. David came in first in 1960.
The top 10 boys names for 2013 are: Noah, Liam, Jacob, Mason, William, Ethan, Michael, Alexander, Jayden, and Daniel.
The most popular name for girls in 2013 was Sophia, for the third year in a row.
The top 10 girls names for 2013 are: Sophia, Emma, Olivia, Isabella, Ava, Mia, Emily, Abigail, Madison, and Elizabeth. (ABC / SSA)
You can dig into all of the most popular baby names from 2013 here.
And, speaking of babies, be sure to stop by the Mayo Civic Center this-coming Saturday for the Rochester Baby and Kids Expo.