BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — For the sixth year in a row, William and Ava were the most popular boy and girl names in Alabama in 2019.
As of Dec. 26, there were over 379 boys born in Alabama that were named William while 294 girls were named Ava, according to preliminary data from the Alabama Department of Public Health’s Division of Statistical Analysis.
William and Ava have been the most popular baby names in Alabama every year since 2014. Prior to 2014, the most popular girl’s name was Emma as far back to 2010, the earliest data provided to CBS 42.
According to Nameberry, Noah and Emma were the most popular boy and girls names for the 2010s.
Here is a list of the 15 most popular boy and girls names in Alabama for 2019: