Most popular Cincinnati baby names in 2012

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - In 2012, Emma was the most popular name for newborn girls and William for newborn boys in Cincinnati, according to the Cincinnati Health Department's Vital Records Office.

William remained at the top spot for boys while Olivia, the previous top name for girls, didn't even make the list.

Below is a list of a top most popular boys' and girls' names for babies born in Cincinnati to Cincinnati residents in 2012:


1. William

2. Benjamin

3. Liam

4. Andrew & Mason

5. Noah

6. Henry

7. Logan

8. Michael, Ethan & Jackson

9. James & Elijah

10. Jacob & Owen


1. Emma

2. Sophia

3. Ava

4. Lillian

5. Isabella & Avery

6. Brooklyn

7. Grace

8. Charlotte & Abigail

9. Anna

10. Aubrey

The Cincinnati Heath Department's Vital Records Office is able to issue birth certificates for anyone born in Ohio. It's the third largest in Ohio, issuing 29,513 birth certificates in 2012.

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