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Posted on: January 28, 2019

2018 Town Birth Trends, Top Names Unveiled

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The Moms and Dads have spoken! William, Evelyn, and Emma took top honors as the most popular boy/girl names in Flower Mound for 2018.

As the sole hospital in the community, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital – Flower Mound let us in on some fun 2018 birth stats we wanted to share with you. There were 1,797 babies born in Flower Mound, comprised of 856 girls, 951 boys, and 28 sets of twins.

The top most popular boys’ names last year were:

  1. William (11)
  2. Benjamin (10)
  3. Jack/Jacob (9)

The top most popular girls’ names were:

  1. Evelyn/Emma (9)
  2. Olivia/Ella/Isabella (8)
  3. Elizabeth/Emily/Charlotte/Ava/Amelia (7)

October was the busiest at the hospital, with 173 births, followed by June with 166. February took first place as the slowest month with 118 babies born, followed by December with 137. Throughout the year, hospital staff noticed majority of the babies born in Flower Mound were born between business hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m.

If you or your kids are holiday babies – you’re not the only ones! In 2018, the hospital welcomed little ones on: New Year’s Day (3 sparklers), Valentine’s Day (6 cupids), St Patrick’s Day (5 leprechauns), Fourth of July (2 firecrackers), Halloween (11 pumpkins), Thanksgiving (2 turkeys), Christmas Eve (6 reindeer), and Christmas (2 elves).

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