If you know someone adding a little bundle of joy to their family here in Minnesota this year, there's a good chance they could be selecting one of these names.

Trying to select the perfect name for your baby can sometimes be a bit of a formidable task. Unless you're naming your baby after a relative or someone you know, many Minnesotans these days turn to the internet to see which names are popular.

And the number-crunchers over at baby formula site organicbabyformula.com did just that, and have come up with the Most Popular Baby Names both here in the Land of 10,000 Lakes and across the country.

ALSO INTERESTING: One of the Most Charming Towns in the US is Here in MN

To find their results, they looked at both geotagged Twitter data and geotagged Instagram data since January 1st, 2022 to track the top baby boy and baby girl names by state. The crew primarily tracked birth announcements and newborn social media posts in each state and looked at over 80,000 tweets and posts to come up with the results.

So what are the winning names? Here in Minnesota, the Most Popular Girl's Name is... Ava!

Courtesy organicbabyformula.com
Courtesy organicbabyformula.com

And, Minnesota's Most Popular Boy's Name is... Isaac!

Courtesy organicbabyformula.com
Courtesy organicbabyformula.com

And, did you know there are some names you can't legally name your baby, because they're BANNED here in Minnesota?!? Plus, keep scrolling to check out the most popular LAST NAMES here in the North Star State too.

Rockford's New Country Q98.5  logo
Get our free mobile app

Here are some other findings from the survey:

The top 5 baby boy names:
James - 8 states
Liam - 6 states
Mason - 5 states
Levi - 5 states
Noah - 4 states

The top 5 baby girl names:
Olivia - 12 states
Emma - 4 states
Elizabeth - 4 states
Grace - 3 states
Ava - 3 states

Listen to Curt St. John & Samm Adams
Weekdays from 6 to 10 a.m. on Quick Country 96.5

The Most Common Last Names in Minnesota

If you had to guess, what do you think would be the most common last name in Minnesota would be? Did your last name make the list? Check out the Top 10 most common last names in Minnesota below!

Gallery Credit: Luke Lonien

More From Rockford's New Country Q98.5