Top Baby Names of 2023

Craig Olive, Johnston County Register of Deeds, announces the most popular baby names in
Johnston County for 2023 births. For the second consecutive year, Charlotte was the most
popular name for female babies born in our county during 2023. Liam captured the top spot for
male babies. Interestingly, Liam was the second most popular male name in 2022.

“I always enjoy looking back at the previous year to see the names of babies born in our county
and see how some names stay on the list year after year while others just make a one-time
appearance. My office utilizes the most up-to-date technology which enables us to provide this
data quickly and effectively,” states Mr. Olive. The staff at the Register of Deeds office is always
happy to assist the public in obtaining any information housed in their office. “My office is open
to the citizens of Johnston County and I look forwarding to helping in any way that I can.”

If you have any questions, please contact the Johnston County Register of Deeds Office at 919-989-

Total Female Births 950
Total Male Births 981
2023 Total Births 1,931


Page last updated: March 19, 2024