NYC's Biggest Baby Names In 2011 — Thanks To Kristen Stewart & Britney Spears

Fri, December 30, 2011 12:50pm EST by 23 Comments

Expect to meet a lot of Jaydens and Isabellas around New York City — they’re the big apple’s most popular baby names this year!

New York City’s most-popular baby name is Jayden for the third year in a row, according to The New York Times! Thanks to the popularity of Britney Spears’ second son’s name, 817 babies were named Jayden in 2010. Isabella — which gained popularity thanks to K-Stew’s mega-hit Twilight franchise — won out for girls. Guess what other names made the top 10 list?

Here’s the rank from the city’s health department data:

  • 1) Isabella and Jayden
  • 2) Sophia and Ethan
  • 3) Olivia and Daniel
  • 4) Emily and Jacob
  • 5) Madison and David
  • 6) Mia and Justin
  • 7) Emma and Michael
  • 8 ) Leah and Matthew
  • 9) Sarah and Joseph
  • 10) Chloe and Joshua

What baby name is YOUR favorite?
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