Archive | May 5, 2011

The Most Popular Baby Names


At Lexington Medical Center, we love babies. Our hospital delivers more than 3,200 babies each year. And, we are consistently voted “Best Place to Have a Baby” by readers of Palmetto Parent magazine.

So, we were especially excited when the Social Security Administration announced its annual list of most popular baby names for 2010.

Top Ten Girl Names
1. Isabella
2. Sophia
3. Emma
4. Olivia
5. Ava
6. Emily
7. Abigail
8. Madison
9. Chloe
10. Mia

Top Ten Boy Names
1. Jacob
2. Ethan
3. Michael
4. Jayden
5. William
6. Alexander
7. Noah
8. Daniel
9. Aiden
10. Anthony

To see the full list and how your name has ranked over the years, click here.

To learn more about Lexington Medical Center’s Women’s Services, including Pregnancy & Birth, click here.