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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
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Ben Savage, Rider Strong, William Daniels
Boy Meets World is an American television sitcom that chronicles the coming of age events and everyday life-lessons of Cornelius "Cory" Matthews. The show follows Cory and his friends ...more

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That '70s Show is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
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Topher Grace, Laura Prepon, Mila Kunis
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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iCarly is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
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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Drake & Josh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Drake Bell, Josh Peck, Miranda Cosgrove
Drake and Josh are two guys with different personalities. REALLY different. Going to the same school is about the only thing they have in common. But that's about to change--in a BIG way. See, ...more

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Wizards of Waverly Place... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Selena Gomez, David Henrie, Jake T. Austin
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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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
The Suite Life of Zack & Cody is an American sitcom created by Danny Kallis and Jim Geoghan. The series was first broadcast on Disney Channel on March 18, 2005, with 4 million viewers, ...more

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Saved by the Bell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Mario Lopez, Dustin Diamond
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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That's So Raven is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Raven-Symoné, Orlando Brown, Anneliese van der Pol
That's So Raven is an American supernatural teen sitcom television series. It debuted on the Disney Channel on January 17, 2003, and ended its run on November 10, 2007. The show spawned Disney ...more

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Lizzie McGuire is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Hilary Duff, Adam Lamberg, Robert Carradine
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) 10 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Miley Cyrus, Emily Osment, Jason Earles
Hannah Montana, also known as Hannah Montana Forever in its fourth and final season, is an American musical comedy television series created by Michael Poryes, Rich Correll, and Barry O'Brien. ...more

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Victorious is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Victoria Justice, Leon Thomas III, Matt Bennett
Victorious is an American sitcom created by Dan Schneider that originally aired on Nickelodeon from March 27, 2010 through February 2, 2013. The series revolves around aspiring singer Tori Vega, ...more

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The Suite Life on Deck ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Brenda Song
The Suite Life on Deck is an American sitcom that aired on Disney Channel from September 26, 2008 to May 6, 2011. It is a sequel/spin-off of the Disney Channel Original Series The Suite Life of ...more

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Good Luck Charlie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Bridgit Mendler, Leigh-Allyn Baker, Bradley Steven Perry
Good Luck Charlie is an American sitcom that originally aired on Disney Channel from April 4, 2010 to February 16, 2014. The series' creators, Phil Baker and Drew Vaupen, wanted to create a ...more

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Zoey 101 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Jamie Lynn Spears, Paul Butcher, Christopher Massey
Zoey 101 is an American television series which originally aired on Nickelodeon from January 9, 2005 until May 2, 2008. It focuses on the lives of teenager Zoey Brooks and her friends as they ...more

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
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Sarah Michelle Gellar, Alyson Hannigan, James Marsters
Buffy the Vampire Slayer is an American television series which aired from March 10, 1997 until May 20, 2003. The series was created in 1997 by writer-director Joss Whedon under his production ...more

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Ned's Declassified Schoo... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Devon Werkheiser, Lindsey Shaw, Daniel Curtis Lee
Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide is an American live action sitcom on Nickelodeon that debuted in the Nickelodeon Sunday night TEENick scheduling block on September 12, 2004. The series' ...more

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Sister, Sister is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Tia Mowry-Hardrict, Tamera Mowry-Housley, Jackée Harry
Sister, Sister is an American television sitcom starring identical twins Tia and Tamera Mowry. It aired from 1994 to 1999. The premise of the show was that the girls were separated and adopted ...more

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Jessie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Debby Ryan, Peyton List, Cameron Boyce
Jessie is an American sitcom which premiered on September 30, 2011 on Disney Channel. The series was created and executive produced by Pamela Eells O'Connell and stars Debby Ryan as Jessie ...more
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Even Stevens is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Shia LaBeouf, Christy Carlson Romano, A.J. Trauth
Even Stevens is an American comedy television series that aired on Disney Channel with a total of three seasons and 65 episodes from June 17, 2000, to June 2, 2003. It follows the life of the ...more

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Clarissa Explains It All... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Melissa Joan Hart, Jason Zimbler, Elizabeth Hess
Clarissa Explains It All is an American teen sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon. Created by Mitchell Kriegman, it aired for five seasons and a total of 65 episodes from March 23, 1991, to December ...more

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8 Simple Rules is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
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Katey Sagal, Kaley Cuoco, Amy Davidson
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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Sonny with a Chance is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Demi Lovato, Tiffany Thornton, Sterling Knight
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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Kenan & Kel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
Kenan Thompson, Kel Mitchell, Vanessa Baden
Kenan & Kel is an American teen comedy sitcom created by Kim Bass for Nickelodeon. It starred then-All That cast members and Saturday Night Live alumni Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell. ...more

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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
A decade after "Boy Meets World," Cory and Topanga Matthews are married and have two children. The younger child, a daughter named Riley, faces life lessons through her family, ...more
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Young & Hungry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Teen Sitcoms of All Time
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Emily Osment, Jonathan Sadowski, Aimee Carrero
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