Here are the most popular names of babies born in the QC

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The most popular names given to babies in the Quad Cities slightly reflect national trends, but the top spots are different.

For baby girls in the Quad Cities, the most popular names were Ava and Olivia.  At Genesis, Olivia has landed in the top spot three times in the last four years. Ava hasn’t been the most popular name since 2007. Nationally, Olivia and Ava were the second and fourth most popular names, according to stats by BabyCenter.

The most common baby girl name in the country is Emma, BabyCenter reported. Emma did not make the Genesis list for 2015.

For baby boys in the Quad Cities, the most popular name was Isaac.  Nationally, Isaac ranks at No. 30, BabyCenter reported.

The most common baby boy name in the country is Liam. Locally, Liam tied with Oliver for a second place rank.

Here is the full list of Popular Girls Names for babies born at Genesis BirthCenters in 2015:

  • No. 1 — Ava, Olivia (14)
  • No. 3 — Evelyn, Harper, Emma (12)
  • No. 6 — Lillian (11)
  • No. 7 — Sophia (10)
  • No. 8 — Natalie (9)
  • No. 9 — Amelia, Lucy, Scarlett (8)

Here is the full list of Popular Boys Names for babies born at Genesis BirthCenters in 2015:

  • No. 1 — Isaac (17)
  • No. 2 — Oliver, Liam (11)
  • No. 4 — Levi, William, Jack, Michael (10)
  • No. 8 — Owen, Grayson, Alexander, Benjamin, Bentley, Maxwell (9)

Genesis BirthCenters most popular girls names from 2014:

  • No. 1 — Avery, Olivia
  • No. 3 — Zoey
  • No. 4 — Lillian, Evelyn, Mia
  • No. 7 — Isabella
  • No. 8 — Nora, Gabriella, Sophia, Harper

Genesis BirthCenters most popular boys names from 2014:

  • No. 1 — Jackson
  • No. 2 — Liam
  • No. 3 — Alexander
  • No. 4 — James, Logan
  • No. 6 — Gabriel, Dylan, Jacob, Elijah, Henry, David

Genesis BirthCenters most popular girls names from 2013:

  • No. 1 — Sophia
  • No. 2 — Olivia
  • No. 3 — Ava, Elizabeth, Emma
  • No. 6 — Addison, Aubrey, Mia
  • No. 9 — Ella
  • No. 10 — Charlotte

Genesis BirthCenters most popular boys names from 2013:

  • No. 1 — Liam
  • No. 2 — Isaac, William
  • No. 4 — Carter, David, Ethan
  • No. 7 — Aiden, Brayden
  • No. 9 — Mason
  • No. 10 — Logan