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The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time 

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List Rules Teen sitcoms only, no cartoons or kids shows!

The best teen sitcoms serve not only as a reflection of teen life but also an educational tool. They’re filled with moral anecdotes and jokes in equal measure. Who can forget that one Saved by the Bell episode where the gang finds out their idol has done drugs on campus? So which teen sitcom best helped you or is still helping you through life? Voice your opinion and vote for the best teen sitcoms below.

Looking to see where your favorite teen sitcom stacks up against the rest? Use the search box at the top of the list to find out! If you don’t see it listed, be sure to add it so that others can vote on it. For shows that you’re unfamiliar with, details such as top-billed cast are included. Some top teen sitcoms such as Boy Meets World are so good that they’re considered to be among the best comedy television shows of all time.

If you’re unfamiliar with a show below, be sure to give it a chance, as it could become one of your favorite shows. Also be sure to check out the best teen comedy movies of all time. Otherwise, vote for your favorite shows below. After all, this is supposed to be the best teen sitcoms of all time.
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Boy Meets World is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
KassahWutke added Ben Savage, Rider Strong, William Daniels

Premiered: 1993

Boy Meets World (ABC, 1993) is an American television sitcom created by Michael Jacobs and April Kelly. An adolescent (Ben Savage) with two siblings tests his various theories about life as he ...more

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Saved by the Bell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Mario Lopez, Dustin Diamond

Premiered: 1989

Saved by the Bell is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from 1989 to 1993. A retool of the Disney Channel series Good Morning, Miss Bliss, the show follows a group of friends and ...more

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iCarly is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Miranda Cosgrove, Jennette McCurdy, Nathan Kress

Premiered: 2007

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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That '70s Show is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Maxidan added Topher Grace, Laura Prepon, Mila Kunis

Premiered: 1998

That '70s Show is an American television period sitcom that originally aired on Fox from August 23, 1998, to May 18, 2006. The series focused on the lives of a group of teenage friends living in ...more

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Drake & Josh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Drake Bell, Josh Peck, Miranda Cosgrove

Premiered: 2004

Drake & Josh (Nickelodeon, 2004) is an American sitcom created by Dan Schneider. Despite having opposite personalities, stepbrothers Drake Parker (Drake Bell) and Josh Nichols (Josh Peck) ...more

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The Suite Life of Zack &... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Cole Sprouse, Dylan Sprouse, Brenda Song

Premiered: 2005

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Wizards of Waverly Place... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Selena Gomez, David Henrie, Jake T. Austin

Premiered: 2007

Wizards of Waverly Place is an American fantasy teen sitcom which ran from October 12, 2007 to January 6, 2012 on Disney Channel. The series was created by Todd J. Greenwald, and stars Selena ...more

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Victorious is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Victoria Justice, Leon Thomas III, Matt Bennett

Premiered: 2010

Victorious (Nickelodeon, 2010) is an American sitcom created by Dan Schneider. The series revolves around aspiring singer Tori Vega, a teenager who attends a performing arts high school called ...more

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That's So Raven is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Raven-Symoné, Orlando Brown, Anneliese van der Pol

Premiered: 2003

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Lizzie McGuire is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Hilary Duff, Adam Lamberg, Robert Carradine

Premiered: 2001

Lizzie McGuire (Disney Channel, 2001) is an American live-action teen sitcom. Lizzie (Hilary Duff) has a sarcastic animated alter ego that represents her feelings and talks to Lizzie as she goes ...more

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Hannah Montana is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Miley Cyrus, Emily Osment, Jason Earles

Premiered: 2006

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Good Luck Charlie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Bridgit Mendler, Leigh-Allyn Baker, Bradley Steven Perry

Premiered: 2010

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Joakim Josupeit added Sarah Michelle Gellar, Alyson Hannigan, James Marsters

Premiered: 1997

Buffy the Vampire Slayer (The WB, 1997) is an American supernatural drama television series created by Joss Whedon, based on the 1992 film. Destined to slay vampires, a young woman (Sarah ...more

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The Suite Life on Deck ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Brenda Song

Premiered: 2008

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Sister, Sister is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Tia Mowry-Hardrict, Tamera Mowry-Housley, Jackée Harry

Premiered: 1994

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Zoey 101 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Jamie Lynn Spears, Paul Butcher, Christopher Massey

Premiered: 2005

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Even Stevens is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Shia LaBeouf, Christy Carlson Romano, A.J. Trauth

Premiered: 2000

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Ned's Declassified Schoo... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Devon Werkheiser, Lindsey Shaw, Daniel Curtis Lee

Premiered: 2004

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Jessie is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Debby Ryan, Peyton List, Cameron Boyce

Premiered: 2011

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Sonny with a Chance is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Demi Lovato, Tiffany Thornton, Sterling Knight

Premiered: 2009

Sonny with a Chance is an American sitcom which aired on Disney Channel, created by Steve Marmel. The series follows the experiences of teenager Sonny Munroe, portrayed by Demi Lovato, who ...more
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8 Simple Rules is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
KassahWutke added Katey Sagal, Kaley Cuoco, Amy Davidson

Premiered: 2002

8 Simple Rules is an American sitcom, originally starring John Ritter and Katey Sagal. It debuted on ABC on September 17, 2002, and concluded on April 15, 2005. Ritter's character in the series ...more

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Clarissa Explains It All... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Melissa Joan Hart, Jason Zimbler, Elizabeth Hess

Premiered: 1991

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Kenan & Kel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Kenan Thompson, Kel Mitchell, Vanessa Baden

Premiered: 1996

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Girl Meets World is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Rowan Blanchard, Sabrina Carpenter, Ben Savage

Premiered: 2013

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K.C. Undercover is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Zendaya, Veronica Dunne, Kamil McFadden

Premiered: 2015

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