The Most Popular Baby Names in Each State for 2013

The Social Security Administration recently released its data on the top baby names of 2013. HuffPost Parents mocked up these maps to show what's most popular in each state across the country.

Reuben Fischer-Baum can tack this on to his mesmerizing Most Popular Girl Names in Each State Since 1960 animated map.

The top five boys names overall in 2013 were Noah, Liam, Jacob, Mason, and William. For girls, it's Sophia, Emma, Olivia, Isabella, and Ava. And from the mental_floss archives, here are 106 names that were never popular.

The Afternoon Map is a semi-regular feature in which we post maps and infographics. In the afternoon. Semi-regularly. Thanks to HuffPost Parents for this one.

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