Bronson Announces Most Popular Baby Names in 2012 - Bronson Healthcare

Published on January 03, 2013

Bronson Announces Most Popular Baby Names in 2012

Bronson Methodist Hospital announced that in 2012, 3,423 babies were born at the Bronson BirthPlace, southwest Michigan’s largest and most advanced birthing center. The most popular names of the year for babies born at Bronson were:

Top 10 Boys’ Names

1. Mason
2. Liam
3. Nolan
4. Noah
5. William
6. Andrew
7. Jacob
8. Isaac
9. James
10. Colton

Top 10 Girls’ Names

1. Olivia
2. Emma
3. Ella
4. Ava
5. Harper
6. Madison
7. Sophia
8. Charlotte
9. Abigail
10. Isabella

In 2011, the top three boys’ names were Elijah, Mason and Noah. The top three girls’ names were Isabella, Addison and Abigail.

In addition to providing birthing services at the Bronson BirthPlace, Bronson Methodist Hospital is southwest Michigan’s only Perinatal Center, providing the highest level of care for women experiencing high-risk pregnancies. For premature or critically ill infants, Bronson provides care in the region’s only Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

Bronson is a member of NACHRI, the National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions. This makes it one of a select number of places in the country where infants and children can get the best care possible, from experts in virtually every field of children's medicine. Bronson is one of only six children’s hospitals in Michigan, and the only one in southwest Michigan.

For more information about Bronson or for assistance in finding a healthcare provider who specializes in pregnancy care or pediatrics, call Bronson HealthAnswers at (269) 341-7723 or visit