What are the most popular baby names in Md., Va.?

Nationwide, the most popular names are Noah and Sophia. ( Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON — In just a few years, you’ll be seeing a lot of “Williams” and “Emmas” in Virginia classrooms.

Those were the top baby names of 2013 and in 2012, according to the Social Security Administration.

In Maryland, the most popular names in 2013 were “Liam” and “Sophia.”

In D.C., the favorites were “William” and “Charlotte.”

Top Baby Names for Boys in Virginia in 2013

  1. William
  2. Noah
  3. Liam
  4. Mason
  5. Jacob

Top Baby Names for Girls in Virginia in 2013

  1. Emma
  2. Olivia
  3. Sophia
  4. Ava
  5. Abigail

Top Baby Names for Boys in Maryland in 2013

  1. Liam
  2. Noah
  3. Jacob
  4. Mason
  5. Ethan

Top Baby Names for Girls in Maryland in 2013

  1. Sophia
  2. Olivia
  3. Ava
  4. Emma
  5. Abigail

Top Baby Names for Boys in D.C. in 2013

  1. William
  2. Alexander
  3. Henry
  4. John
  5. Noah

Top Baby Names for Girls in D.C. in 2013

  1. Charlotte
  2. Sofia
  3. Olivia
  4. Genesis
  5. Emma

You can search baby names for any state on the Social Security Adminstration’s website.

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