Top baby names revealed for New Mexico in 2016

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The list of the top 100 baby names in New Mexico for 2016 is out.

According to the Social Security Administration, for boys, Elijah stole the top spot from Noah, followed by Liam, Josiah and Michael.

For girls it was Mia, Sophia, Emma, Olivia and Isabella.

Mia is actually the state’s number one girl’s name for the third year in a row.

The following table shows the 100 most frequent given names for male and female births in 2016 in New Mexico. The number to the right of each name is the number of occurrences in the data. The source is a 100% sample based on Social Security card application data. See the limitations of this data source.

Popularity for top 100 names in New Mexico for births in 2016
Rank Male name Number of
males
Female name Number of
females
1 Elijah 115 Mia 130
2 Noah 112 Sophia 115
3 Liam 95 Emma 93
4 Josiah 94 Olivia 93
5 Michael 92 Isabella 79
6 Sebastian 88 Ava 76
7 Ethan 83 Emily 59
8 Jacob 79 Sofia 59
9 Jayden 75 Layla 51
10 Aiden 74 Amelia 49
11 Isaiah 74 Ximena 49
12 Mason 73 Abigail 48
13 Benjamin 72 Aria 48
14 Alexander 71 Madison 48
15 Gabriel 71 Charlotte 46
16 Isaac 70 Aaliyah 44
17 Lucas 70 Aurora 44
18 Mateo 70 Lily 44
19 Santiago 69 Serenity 44
20 Joseph 68 Nevaeh 43
21 Joshua 66 Ariana 42
22 Julian 66 Natalie 42
23 Jeremiah 65 Elizabeth 41
24 James 64 Natalia 41
25 Christopher 63 Camila 39
26 Logan 62 Mila 38
27 Oliver 62 Victoria 38
28 David 60 Leah 37
29 Dylan 59 Allison 36
30 Samuel 59 Genesis 36
31 Matthew 58 Arianna 35
32 Caleb 57 Evelyn 35
33 Eli 56 Scarlett 34
34 Ezekiel 55 Harper 33
35 Angel 53 Hailey 32
36 Dominic 53 Paisley 32
37 Luke 53 Riley 32
38 Aaron 52 Zoey 32
39 Elias 52 Grace 31
40 Anthony 51 Kaylee 31
41 Daniel 51 Liliana 31
42 Jose 51 Luna 31
43 Jackson 50 Zoe 31
44 Hunter 48 Alexa 30
45 Damian 47 Avery 30
46 John 46 Penelope 30
47 Jordan 45 Samantha 30
48 Andrew 44 Audrey 29
49 Ian 44 Addison 28
50 Jaxon 44 Delilah 28
51 Nathan 44 Elena 27
52 Juan 43 Leilani 27
53 William 43 Autumn 26
54 Adrian 42 Faith 26
55 Xavier 42 Gabriella 26
56 Diego 41 Eliana 25
57 Levi 41 Eva 25
58 Carlos 39 Hazel 25
59 Wyatt 39 Amaya 24
60 Ezra 38 Aubrey 24
61 Jesus 37 Savannah 24
62 Owen 37 Andrea 23
63 Adam 35 Athena 23
64 Asher 35 Brooklyn 23
65 Henry 35 Jasmine 23
66 Jason 35 Aubree 22
67 Ryan 35 Lilly 22
68 Jace 34 Ella 21
69 Lincoln 34 Lilliana 21
70 Thomas 33 Maya 21
71 Jonathan 32 Melanie 21
72 Nathaniel 32 Bella 20
73 Robert 32 Jade 20
74 Christian 31 Kayla 20
75 Emiliano 31 Kimberly 20
76 Landon 31 Lillian 20
77 Axel 30 Peyton 20
78 Brayden 30 Ruby 20
79 Luis 30 Sadie 20
80 Andres 29 Sarah 20
81 Evan 29 Aliyah 19
82 Brandon 28 Arya 19
83 Grayson 28 Maria 19
84 Zayden 28 Nicole 19
85 Adriel 27 Quinn 19
86 Alejandro 27 Violet 19
87 Emilio 27 Anna 18
88 Iker 27 Ellie 18
89 Jack 27 Gianna 18
90 Miguel 27 Mariah 18
91 Ivan 26 Valeria 18
92 Jude 26 Adalynn 17
93 Leonardo 26 Adeline 17
94 Marcus 26 Alyssa 17
95 Ayden 25 Arabella 17
96 Carter 25 Aspen 17
97 Gavin 25 Aviana 17
98 Cameron 24 Avianna 17
99 Colton 24 Chloe 17
100 Gael 24 Daleyza 17

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