The results are in for the top Buncombe County baby names of 2019, courtesy of Buncombe County Register of Deeds Drew Reisinger and his Register of Deeds staff. Thank you!
The top 10 most popular names for girls: Charlotte, Ava, Abigail, Olivia, Harper, Evelyn, Cora, Eleanor, Chloe and Sophia. Other girl names recorded in Buncombe County: Calor, Aelish, Dariana, Everly-Rose, Viper, Royalty, Famous and Destiny.
The top 10 names for boys: Liam, William, Samuel, Noah, Oliver, James, Grayson, Asher, Elijah and Charles. Other boy names recorded in Buncombe: Atlas, Jasher, Maverick, Rowan, Stormy, Wolfe and Easton.
Back in 2013, the top Buncombe baby name for girls was Olivia. For boys, it was William.
In 2016, Emma overtook Olivia for the girls, while William stayed in first place for boys. Those two names held for 2017. For 2018, Emma remained most popular for girls, while Jackson upended William.