What is the Most Popular Birth Month in Tennessee?

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BetTennessee.com took a break from Tennessee sports betting and used the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Natality Information from 2007 to 2022 to find the most popular birth months of each state. Here are the Volunteer State’s top three birth months:

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Tennessee’s Most Popular Birth Month

Month Births
August 117,142

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August Top Birth Month in Tennessee

With a population of about 6.7 million residents, Tennessee is the 16th most populous state in the nation. The most popular birth months for Tennessee are August (117,142), July (114,687), and September (113,542).

Below are the eight states that border Tennessee and their three most popular birth months, which amazingly share the same three months of the summer season the Tennessee does:

  • Alabama: August (86,730), July (83,809), Sept. (83,052)
  • Arkansas: August (55,264), July (53,472), Sept. (52,773)
  • Georgia: August (191,090), July (183,287), Sept. (182,373)
  • Kentucky: August (80,118), July (78,720), Sept. (77,304)
  • Mississippi: August (56,626), July (55,011), Sept. (54,503)
  • Missouri: August (107,998), July (106,443), Sept. (103,802)
  • North Carolina: August (175,777), July (170,504), Sept. (169,836)
  • Virginia: August (145,607), July (142,600), Sept. (142,480)

Maybe something is in the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Cumberland Rivers! In any event, Happy Birthday to all Tennesseans, and if you need some extra cash to buy a few birthday gifts, check out the latest Tennessee sportsbook promos at BetTennessee.com.


Lou Monaco

Lou Monaco is a reporter for BetTennessee.com. Lou had been East Coast Scene columnist for Gaming Today in Las Vegas since June 2019, covering the East Coast sportsbook scene with emphasis on NJ and PA. He also currently is a part-time writer for the high school sports department for NJ Advanced Media (NJ.com) in Iselin, NJ. Lou has over 30 years sports experience with previous stints at ESPN SportsTicker, Daily Racing Form and Oddschecker.