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Most popular baby names in Illinois, across the U.S.

What’s this baby’s name? It could well depend on where mom and dad live in the U.S.
What’s this baby’s name? It could well depend on where mom and dad live in the U.S.

Not only do baby naming trends change, but they also have a geographic element. Just as some names are more commonly used in the Midwest compared to the East or West coasts, each state’s moms and days choose their favorites.

Using data from the Social Security Administration, MooseRoots uncovered the top five baby names in each state.

The map below shows the top names among baby boys in each state.

Below you'll find the top girls' names in each state:

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