ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Regions Hospital announced their list of the most popular names for babies born at The Birth Center in 2011.
Nearly 2400 babies were born at Regions in 2011. That's a 3.6 percent increase from 2010.
Nurses at The Birth Center say "older" names continue to be a trend. Variations of spelling of popular names is also a trend, especially using a "y" in place of, or next to vowels.
Sophia and Jayden made the list as the most popular names in 2011. Other popular names this year are listed below.
Top girls' names:
Top boys' names:
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