BATON ROUGE, La. (Stacker) — Stacker compiled a list of the most popular baby names for girls in Louisiana using data from the Social Security Administration. Names are ranked by the number of babies in 2020, with ties broken by the highest ranking since 2000.

Olivia is currently the most popular girl name in the United States while Emma, Ava, Charlotte, and Sophia round out the top five.

50. Sadie

Sadie was originally a nickname for Sarah, Sadie is a girl’s name of Hebrew origin meaning “princess”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 65
  • Change since 2015: -28.6%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #26 in 2013

National

  • Rank: #78
  • Number of babies: 3,174

49. Lily

Lily is a name of English origin, named after the flower.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 65
  • Change since 2015: -25.3%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #18 in 2011

National

  • Rank: #35
  • Number of babies: 5,195

48. Autumn

Autumn is a name of Latin origin meaning “fall season”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 66
  • Change since 2015: -17.5%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #24 in 2019

National

  • Rank: #82
  • Number of babies: 3,106

47. Aubree

Aubree is a name of German origin meaning “elf ruler.”

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 66
  • Change since 2015: -45.5%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #15 in 2017

National

  • Rank: #156
  • Number of babies: 1,770

46. Audrey

Audrey is a name of English origin meaning “noble strength”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 67
  • Change since 2015: -45.1%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #22 in 2017

National

  • Rank: #60
  • Number of babies: 3,735

45. Grace

Grace is a name of Latin origin meaning “gracious.”

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 67
  • Change since 2015: -28.0%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #14 in 2003

National

  • Rank: #28
  • Number of babies: 5,569

44. Bella

Bella is a name of Italian origin meaning “beautiful”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 68
  • Change since 2015: +11.5%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #27 in 2019

National

  • Rank: #64
  • Number of babies: 3,590

43. Emily

Emily is a name of Latin origin meaning “to strive”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 70
  • Change since 2015: -33.3%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #2 in 2003

National

  • Rank: #18
  • Number of babies: 6,856

42. Camille

Camille is a name of French origin meaning “perfect”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 72
  • Change since 2015: -12.2%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #21 in 2018

National

  • Rank: #264
  • Number of babies: 1,154

41. Nevaeh

Nevaeh is a name of American origin, Nevaeh is “heaven” spelled backwards.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 72
  • Change since 2015: -16.3%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #16 in 2010

National

  • Rank: #83
  • Number of babies: 3,076

40. Khloe

Khloe is a name of Greek origin meaning “blooming”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 72
  • Change since 2015: -23.4%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #9 in 2010

National

  • Rank: #160
  • Number of babies: 1,729

39. Addison

Addison is an Old English name, meaning “son of Adam”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 73
  • Change since 2015: -36.0%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #6 in 2008

National

  • Rank: #47
  • Number of babies: 4,467

38. Ivy

Ivy is a name of English origin meaning “faithfulness”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 74
  • Change since 2015: +105.6%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #37 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #58
  • Number of babies: 3,794

37. Zoey

Zoey is a name of Greek origin meaning “life”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 74
  • Change since 2015: -37.3%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #16 in 2012

National

  • Rank: #32
  • Number of babies: 5,331

36. Scarlett

Scarlett is a name of English origin meaning “scarlet” or “red”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 75
  • Change since 2015: -17.6%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #26 in 2019

National

  • Rank: #21
  • Number of babies: 6,455

35. Skylar

Skylar is a name of English origin meaning “noble scholar”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 75
  • Change since 2015: -35.9%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #25 in 2016

National

  • Rank: #63
  • Number of babies: 3,608

34. Hazel

Hazel is a name of English origin meaning “hazelnut tree”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 78
  • Change since 2015: +41.8%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #34 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #31
  • Number of babies: 5,457

33. Londyn

Londyn is a name of English origin meaning “the great river”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 79
  • Change since 2015: -17.7%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #29 in 2014

National

  • Rank: #162
  • Number of babies: 1,728

32. Ellie

Ellie is a name of Greek origin meaning “shining light”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 79
  • Change since 2015: -16.0%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #27 in 2017

National

  • Rank: #29
  • Number of babies: 5,562

31. Demi

Demi is a name of English origin meaning “half”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 80
  • Change since 2015: +56.9%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #30 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #338
  • Number of babies: 910

30. Riley

Riley is a name of Irish origin meaning “courageous”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 80
  • Change since 2015: -18.4%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #19 in 2019

National

  • Rank: #33
  • Number of babies: 5,309

29. Mila

Mila is a name of Slavic origin meaning “dear” or “gracious”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 81
  • Change since 2015: +55.8%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #15 in 2019

National

  • Rank: #20
  • Number of babies: 6,602

28. Lillian

Lillian is a name of Latin origin meaning “lily”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 82
  • Change since 2015: -37.9%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #10 in 2018

National

  • Rank: #46
  • Number of babies: 4,468

27. Stella

Stella is a name of Latin origin meaning “star”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 83
  • Change since 2015: -1.2%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #24 in 2019

National

  • Rank: #42
  • Number of babies: 4,624

26. Madison

Madison is a name of English origin meaning “son of Matthew”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 84
  • Change since 2015: -55.3%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #1 in 2008

National

  • Rank: #23
  • Number of babies: 6,196

25. Eleanor

Eleanor is a name of Greek origin meaning “bright”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 85
  • Change since 2015: +63.5%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #24 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #22
  • Number of babies: 6,335

24. Layla

Layla is a name of Arabic origin meaning “wine”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 85
  • Change since 2015: -34.1%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #14 in 2010

National

  • Rank: #24
  • Number of babies: 6,174

23. Kinsley

Kinsley is a name of English origin meaning “king’s meadow”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 92
  • Change since 2015: +55.9%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #23 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #59
  • Number of babies: 3,744

22. Serenity

Serenity is a name of English origin meaning “calmness”. Serenity is ultimately derived from the Latin word serenus.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 93
  • Change since 2015: +9.4%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #22 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #70
  • Number of babies: 3,366

21. Gianna

Gianna is a name of Italian origin meaning “Lord is gracious”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 94
  • Change since 2015: +291.7%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #20 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #12
  • Number of babies: 7,826

20. Brooklyn

Brooklyn is a name derived from Dutch word Breukelen, meaning “broken land”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 94
  • Change since 2015: -30.9%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #10 in 2013

National

  • Rank: #54
  • Number of babies: 3,989

19. Aubrey

Aubrey is a Norman French variation of the German name “Alberic”, meaning “elf ruler”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 97
  • Change since 2015: -45.8%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #5 in 2014

National

  • Rank: #56
  • Number of babies: 3,886

18. Abigail

Abigail is a name of Hebrew origin meaning “Joy Of The Father”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 99
  • Change since 2015: -28.8%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #6 in 2006

National

  • Rank: #13
  • Number of babies: 7,817

17. Elizabeth

Elizabeth is a name of Hebrew origin meaning “god is my oath”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 101
  • Change since 2015: -19.2%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #10 in 2017

National

  • Rank: #16
  • Number of babies: 7,216

16. Nova

Nova is a name of Latin origin meaning “new”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 104
  • Change since 2015: +477.8%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #15 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #38
  • Number of babies: 4,940

15. Chloe

Chloe is a name of Greek origin meaning “blooming”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 104
  • Change since 2015: -26.8%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #5 in 2012

National

  • Rank: #27
  • Number of babies: 6,093

14. Paisley

Paisley is a name of Scottish origin meaning “church”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 111
  • Change since 2015: -14.6%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #13 in 2016

National

  • Rank: #50
  • Number of babies: 4,333

13. Caroline

Caroline is a name of French origin meaning “free man”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 114
  • Change since 2015: -16.2%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #11 in 2016

National

  • Rank: #71
  • Number of babies: 3,345

12. Mia

Mia is a name of Latin origin meaning “mine”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 114
  • Change since 2015: -28.7%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #7 in 2016

National

  • Rank: #8
  • Number of babies: 11,157

11. Avery

Avery is a name of English origin meaning “ruler of the elves”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 114
  • Change since 2015: -34.5%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #6 in 2018

National

  • Rank: #19
  • Number of babies: 6,698

10. Sophia

Sophia is a name of Greek origin meaning “wisdom”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 114
  • Change since 2015: -32.5%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #4 in 2014

National

  • Rank: #5
  • Number of babies: 12,976

9. Isabella

Isabella is a name of Hebrew origin meaning “devoted to God”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 115
  • Change since 2015: -40.4%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #3 in 2012

National

  • Rank: #7
  • Number of babies: 12,066

8. Evelyn

Evelyn is a name of English origin meaning “desired”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 116
  • Change since 2015: +13.7%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #8 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #9
  • Number of babies: 9,445

7. Ella

Ella is a name of German origin meaning “fairy maiden”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 128
  • Change since 2015: -5.9%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #7 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #15
  • Number of babies: 7,303

6. Charlotte

Charlotte is a name of French origin meaning “free man”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 153
  • Change since 2015: +19.5%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #5 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #4
  • Number of babies: 13,003

5. Harper

Harper is a name of English origin meaning “harp player”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 153
  • Change since 2015: -18.2%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #5 in 2019

National

  • Rank: #10
  • Number of babies: 8,778

4. Emma

Emma is a name of German origin meaning “universal”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 189
  • Change since 2015: -35.9%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #1 in 2014

National

  • Rank: #2
  • Number of babies: 15,581

3. Olivia

Olivia is a name of Latin origin meaning “olive tree”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 211
  • Change since 2015: -17.6%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #1 in 2019

National

  • Rank: #1
  • Number of babies: 17,535

2. Amelia

Amelia is a variation of Amalia, derived from the Germanic word amal meaning “work”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 225
  • Change since 2015: +30.8%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #2 in 2020

National

  • Rank: #6
  • Number of babies: 12,704

1. Ava

Ava is a name of Latin origin meaning “bird”.

Louisiana

  • Number of babies in 2020: 259
  • Change since 2015: -19.8%
  • Highest rank since 2000: #1 in 2018

National

  • Rank: #3
  • Number of babies: 13,084

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