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HealthPartners Announce Most Popular Baby Names Of 2021 In Minnesota/Wisconsin


According to a press release from HealthPartners, over 10,000 babies were delivered by the organization’s nine hospitals and surrounding areas across Minnesota and Western Wisconsin.

The top girls’ name name was Nora in 2021, with the top boys’ name being Henry.

Below are the rest of the top names:

Top 2021 girls’ names:

  • Nora
  • Olivia
  • Emma
  • Evelyn
  • Eleanor

Top 2021 boys’ names:

  • Henry
  • Mohamed
  • Jack
  • Noah
  • Theodore