Teens The Best 2010s Teen Shows  

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A huge demographic that TV shows need to reach out to is young adults. Teens love TV. What they love even more is TV targeted at them about things that they are interested in. These are the best 2010s teen shows, ranked from best to worst by teen TV watchers everywhere. Some of these teen series follow the relationship drama of the popular kids and the not-so-popular kids, while others revolve around high school underdogs singing their hearts out in show choir competitions. 

What shows belong on this best 2010s teen shows list? From 2009 – 2015, Glee reigned supreme as the number 1 teen show. Following a diverse class of students of a fictitious glee club, this wonderful young adult show tackled the topics that are important to high school students across America. One Tree Hill is another good teen show that aired in the 2010s.

Based on the highly-successful Sex and the City series, The Carrie Diaries gave viewers a glimpse in to Carrie Bradshaw's life as a teen. Other great young adult series that appear on this top 2010s teen shows list include Reign, Awkward., and Pretty Little Liars.

What is the best teen TV show of the 2010s? Give your favorite shows a thumbs up and share your thoughts in the comments section!
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Pretty Little Liars is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Lucy Hale Pretty Little Liars is an American teen drama mystery–thriller television series loosely based on the popular book series of the same title, written by Sara Shepard. The show premiered on June ...more

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Teen Wolf is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien, Holland Roden Teen Wolf is an American television series developed by Jeff Davis for MTV. It is loosely based on the 1985 film of the same name, and stars Tyler Posey as a teenager named Scott, who is bitten ...more

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The Originals is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt The Originals (The CW, 2013) is an American television series created by Julie Plec, and is a spinoff of The Vampire Diaries. Vampire-werewolf hybrid Klaus Mikaelson (Joseph Morgan) and his ...more

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Glee is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Lea Michele, Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison Glee is an American musical comedy-drama television series that aired on the Fox network in the United States from May 19, 2009, to March 20, 2015. It focuses on the fictitious William McKinley ...more

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One Tree Hill is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Chad Michael Murray, James Lafferty, Hilarie Burton One Tree Hill is an American television drama series created by Mark Schwahn, which premiered on September 23, 2003 on The WB. After the series' third season, The WB merged with UPN to form The ...more

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The Fosters is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Teri Polo, Sherri Saum, Hayden Byerly The Fosters is an American family drama television series that airs on the ABC Family network in the United States and ABC Spark in Canada. The series follows the lives of the titular Foster ...more

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iCarly is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Miranda Cosgrove, Jennette McCurdy, Nathan Kress iCarly is an American teen sitcom that ran on Nickelodeon from September 8, 2007 until November 23, 2012. The series was created by Dan Schneider. It focuses on teenager Carly Shay, who creates ...more

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The 100 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Eliza Taylor, Paige Turco, Thomas McDonell The 100 (The CW, 2014) is an American post-apocalyptic science fiction drama television series developed by Jason Rothenberg, loosely based on the book by Kass Morgan. 97 years after a nuclear ...more

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The Carrie Diaries is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
AnnaSophia Robb, Austin Butler, Ellen Wong Carrie Bradshaw is in her senior year of high school in the early 1980s. She asks her first questions about love and friendship and family while navigating the worlds of high school and

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Awkward. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Ashley Rickards, Beau Mirchoff, Jillian Rose Reed Awkward is an American teen comedy series created by Lauren Iungerich for MTV. The show's central character is Jenna Hamilton, a Palos Verdes, California, teenager who struggles with her ...more

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90210 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Shenae Grimes-Beech, Tristan Wilds, AnnaLynne McCord 90210 is an American teen drama television series, developed by Rob Thomas, Gabe Sachs and Jeff Judah, that aired on The CW from September 2, 2008 to May 13, 2013. It is the fourth series in the ...more

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Switched at Birth is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Vanessa Marano, Katie Leclerc, Constance Marie Switched at Birth is an American teen/family drama television series that premiered on ABC Family on June 6, 2011, at 9:00 ET/PT. The one-hour scripted drama is set in the Kansas City ...more

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Scream Queens is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Emma Roberts, Jamie Lee Curtis, Billie Lourd Scream Queens (Fox, 2015) is an American comedy horror television series created by Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, and Ian Brennan. The semi-anthology series centers on characters being terrorized ...more

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Reign is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Adelaide Kane, Megan Follows, Torrance Coombs Reign is an American historical fantasy television series following the early years of Mary, Queen of Scots living in France. The series, created by Stephanie SenGupta and Laurie McCarthy, airs ...more

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Shameless is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, Ethan Cutkosky Shameless is an American television comedy-drama which airs on Showtime. This remake of the award-winning British series is set in Chicago's Canaryville neighborhood on the South Side, although ...more

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House of Anubis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
arianafsdfsf added Alex Sawyer, Eugene Simon, Brad Kavanagh House of Anubis is a jointly Nickelodeon British, American, and Belgian mystery television series based on the Dutch-Belgian television series Het Huis Anubis aired in the Netherlands and ...more

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Liv and Maddie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Dove Cameron, Joey Bragg, Tenzing Norgay Trainor Liv and Maddie is an American teen sitcom created by John Beck and Ron Hart and produced by It's a Laugh Productions for Disney Channel. The series stars Dove Cameron as two identical twins with ...more

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Big Time Rush is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Kendall Schmidt, James Maslow, Carlos PenaVega Big Time Rush is an American television series that originally aired on Nickelodeon from November 28, 2009 until July 25, 2013. It was created by Scott Fellows. and focused on the Hollywood ...more

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Austin & Ally is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Ross Lynch, Laura Marano, Raini Rodriguez Austin & Ally is an American teen sitcom which first aired on the Disney Channel on December 2, 2011. The series was created by Kevin Kopelow and Heath Seifert, the writers and producers of ...more

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Riverdale is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
NichelleAlexandria added KJ Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes Riverdale (The CW, 2017) is an American teen drama television series developed by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, based on the characters of Archie Comics. The series follows Archie Andrews' (KJ Apa) ...more

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Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Kiernan Shipka, Jaz Sinclair, Michelle Gomez Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (Netflix, 2018) is an American supernatural television series created by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, based on the comic book series. Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka) ...more

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Runaways is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Rhenzy Feliz, Lyrica Okano, Virginia Gardner Marvel's Runaways (Hulu, 2017) is an American web television series created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage. Six teenagers from different backgrounds unite against a common enemy.

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Faking It is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Gregg Sulkin, Katie Stevens, Michael J. Willett Faking It is an American single-camera romantic comedy series that premiered on MTV on April 22, 2014. The series was created by Dana Min Goodman and Julia Wolov. Carter Covington developed the ...more

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The Nine Lives of Chloe King is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Skyler Samuels, Grace Phipps, Ki Hong Lee The Nine Lives of Chloe King is an American fantasy drama television series which premiered on ABC Family on June 14, 2011, and ended on August 16, 2011. The one-hour drama is based on the book ...more

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Gossip Girl is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Penn Badgley Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, ...more

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Skins is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Kaya Scodelario, Nicholas Hoult, Joe Dempsie Skins is a British teen drama that followed the lives of a group of teenagers in Bristol, South West England, through the two years of sixth form. Each episode generally focuses on a particular ...more

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Insatiable is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Debby Ryan, Dallas Roberts, Christopher Gorham Insatiable (Netflix, 2018) is an American comedy series created by Lauren Gussis. A disgraced, dissatisfied civil lawyer-turned-beauty pageant coach (Dallas Roberts) takes on a vengeful, bullied ...more

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Dance Academy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Xenia Goodwin, Alicia Banit, Dena Kaplan Dance Academy is an Australian teen-oriented television drama produced by Werner Film Productions in association with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and ZDF. Series one premiered on 31 ...more

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Rise is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Josh Radnor, Marley Shelton, Auli'i Cravalho Rise (NBC, 2018) is an American musical drama television series created by Jason Katims and Jeffrey Seller, based on the book Drama High by Michael Sokolove. A working class high school drama ...more

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A.N.T. Farm is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
China Anne McClain, Sierra McCormick, Jake Short A.N.T. Farm is an American teen sitcom which originally aired on Disney Channel from May 6, 2011 to March 21, 2014. It first aired on May 6, 2011, as a special one-episode preview and continued ...more

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Lab Rats is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Will Forte, Kelli Berglund, Hal Sparks Lab Rats is an American television sitcom that premiered on February 27, 2012 on Disney XD, which focuses on the life of teenager Leo Dooley, whose mother, Tasha, marries billionaire genius ...more

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American Vandal is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
go_sullivan added Tyler Alvarez, Griffin Gluck, Jimmy Tatro This series (Netflix, 2017) is a true satire mockumentary series. When senior class clown Dylan Maxwell (Jimmy Tatro) is accused and expelled from school, sophomore Peter Maldonado (Tyler ...more

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The Glades is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Mark Cooper0 added Matt Passmore, Kiele Sanchez, Carlos Gómez The Glades is a crime drama television series, created by Clifton Campbell, that aired on the A&E network for four seasons from July 11, 2010, to August 26, 2013. The police procedural show ...more

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Finding Carter is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Alexis Denisof, Vanessa Morgan, Cynthia Watros Finding Carter is an American teen drama television series that premiered on MTV on July 8, 2014. The series was created by Emily Silver, and stars Kathryn Prescott as Carter, a young teenage ...more

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Every Witch Way is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Paola Andino, Nick Merico, Paris Smith Every Witch Way is an American telenovela-formatted teen sitcom that premiered on Nickelodeon on January 1, 2014. It is the American version of the Nickelodeon Latin American show Grachi. The ...more

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Suburgatory is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Jeremy Sisto, Jane Levy, Carly Chaikin Suburgatory is an American sitcom television series created by Emily Kapnek that premiered on ABC on September 28, 2011, and ended on May 14, 2014. The series originally aired on Wednesday ...more

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Bunheads is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Sutton Foster, Kaitlyn Jenkins, Julia Goldani Telles Bunheads is an American comedy-drama television series created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and Lamar Damon, that aired on ABC Family from June 11, 2012 to February 25, 2013. Starring Sutton Foster, ...more

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Bucket & Skinner's Epic Advent... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best 2010s Teen Shows
Taylor Gray, Dillon Lane, Ashley Argota Bucket & Skinner's Epic Adventures is an American teen sitcom that premiered on Nickelodeon on July 1, 2011. The first half of the first season ended on October 7, 2011. After a five-month ...more