Sophia, Jacob rule in Texas baby names

Posted Monday, May. 19, 2014  comments  Print Reprints

What about your name?

How popular was your name when you were born? Search popular names by year and track the popularity of a name over time on the Social Security Administration website. Warning: You could spend a lot of time there — it’s pretty interesting.

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What are Texans naming their babies these days? And how does that compare to Lone Star babies from 50 years ago?

Sophia was the most popular baby girl name in Texas in 2013. For the boys, Jacob was No. 1 in Texas. More: KERA reports

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