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The Best 2000s Nickelodeon Cartoons

List RulesVote up your favorite Nicktoons that aired new episodes between 2000 and 2009.

These are the best Nickelodeon cartoons of the 2000s, ranked from best to worst by your votes. The best 2000s Nickelodeon shows (also called "Nicktoons" if you were cool) are some of the best shows ever on TV. Some of the top 2000s Nickelodeon shows are family-oriented while other fan-favorite series are a little more "out there" for cartoons - setting up a signature Nickelodeon cartoon style for the upcoming decades. A few of the most popular old Nick shows are even action-adventure animations, with cool kid heroes.

What shows appear on this best 2000s Nickelodeon cartoons list? SpongeBob SquarePants is not only one of the greatest animations of the 2000s, but is also one of the networks longest running shows. This popular series was also made into not one, but two feature films. Rugrats is another good show that aired on Nickelodeon in the 2000s.

The Penguins of Madagascar, which premiered in 2008, marks the first time that a Nick cartoon was produced with DreamWorks Animation. Other great series that are featured on this top 2000s Nickelodeon cartoons list include Invader Zim, CatDog and The Fairly OddParents.

Do you have a favorite Nicktoon from the 2000s, or have most of your favorite 2000s cartoons been forgotten? Give the best shows a vote up and soak in the nostalgia.