Olivia was the most popular name for girls, and Lucas the most popular name for boys born in San Mateo County in 2014, says Mark Church, San Mateo County's assessor-county Clerk-Recorder.
There were 5,879 babies born in San Mateo County in 2014. The total number of girls born was 2,827 compared to 2,720 born the year before. The total number of boys born in 2014 was 3,052, compared to 2,872 the year before.
The top 10 names for girls were Olivia, Emma, Sophia, Natalie, Chloe, Isabella, Sofia, Elizabeth, Zoe and Abigail. The top 10 names for boys were Lucas, Alexander, Daniel, Benjamin, Ethan, Jacob, Andrew, Noah, Mason and Oliver.