The most popular baby names in the state of Oklahoma often include several names that also make the national list. Here are the ten most popular names given to babies born in the state of Oklahoma for 2011. Also, see how it compare's to last year's list and the year before.
Oklahoma Baby Names
Top 10 Names for Boys in Oklahoma
Nationally: Jacob was the top name for boys nationally in 2011, and Mason, William, Noah, Ethan and Aiden also made the national top 10. Elijah and James were more popular in Oklahoma than elsewhere in the United States (13th & 17th respectively), but 9 of the top 10 Oklahoma boys names ranked in the top 20 nationally. The only exception was Wyatt, a name given to 172 males in the state in 2011.
Top 10 Names for Girls in Oklahoma
Nationally: For girls, there was a great similarity with the rest of the nation. All of the top 5 were the same, though Sophia had the top spot while Emma was 3rd. Brooklyn did not make the national top 20 at all, but all of the other top Oklahoma names ranked in the top 13 nationally. Elsewhere in the United States, Madison and Mia were top 10 names rather than Brooklyn and Addison (13th).
You can search the Social Security Administration's database of popular baby names online, either nationally or for Oklahoma.