Living All Sesame Street Characters

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Why don't you follow us down to Sesame Street? The most popular characters on Sesame Street can be funny, but they can also teach valuable life lessons. All of your favorite main characters from Sesame Street are included in this list, including Oscar the Grouch, Big Bird, Elmo and others who've become household names. The most famous Sesame Street characters were played by actors and actresses who truly loved their job of teaching children how to count, spell, and be kind to one another.

This list answers the questions "what are the Sesame Street characters called?" and "who are all the characters on Sesame Street?" Sesame Street first aired in 1969, and is one of the longest running children's television shows with 46 seasons under its belt. Jim Henson's puppets have been used in the show, but don't confuse the Sesame Street crew with the Muppets. Sesame Street is all about learning, while The Muppet Show focuses more on entertainment. 

Check out the list of Sesame Street characters below. Whether you're looking for old favorites or the Sesame Street monsters, you'll certainly find what you're looking for.

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Abby Cadabby is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Bert is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Grover is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Elmo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Ernie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Aloysius Snuffleupagus is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Clementine is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Julia is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Count von Count is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Oscar the Grouch is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Prairie Dawn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Hoots the Owl is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Bennett Snerf is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Big Bird is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Baby Natasha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Cookie Monster is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Sam the Robot is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Virginia Virginia is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Stinky is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Murray & Blogg is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Irvine is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Cecille is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Bumble Ardy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Lefty is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list All Sesame Street Characters

Natasha is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list All Sesame Street Characters