Top Baby Names

Are you an Emma or a Liam? Explore the popular baby names in the state.

Measure Descriptions:

  • Name Rank is the rank of each name based on its popularity for the year and sex selected.
  • Count is the total number of infants born to Iowa mothers given this name for the year and sex selected.

Measures are defined above the visualization. Additional help can be found in the Help Section.

To download a data table click on the Title Text of the data table, click "Download" on the right below the data visualization, click "Crosstab" from the listed file formats, and click "Download". A '.csv' file will then download and can be opened in a text or spreadsheet application.