Best Sitcoms for Tweens and Teens

Many TV fans love sitcoms because they're funny and relatable, but sometimes they're not appropriate for tweens and teens. For all of the fun without the over-the-top adult humor, we've come up with a list of TV comedies that show how you can have positive messages and big laughs. Our favorite sitcoms for tweens and teens explore everything from managing a new sibling to mature topics such as teen pregnancy. Here you'll find a mix of silly Disney Channel offerings (for the younger kids), edgier family comedies (for the older ones), and even some classic shows that parents will remember.

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The Haunted Hathaways TV Poster Image
Charming family sitcom with great messages for all ages.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2013)
(2013)
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Good Luck Charlie TV Poster Image
Well-rounded Disney sitcom offers wholesome fun to families.
Network: Disney Channel
(2010)
(2010)
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Jessie TV Poster Image
Funny, family oriented series has some stereotyping.
Network: Disney Channel
(2011)
(2011)
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Lab Rats TV Poster Image
Great messages and lots of fun in family-friendly comedy.
Network: Disney XD
(2012)
(2012)
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Level Up TV Poster Image
Fantasy series dials back violence, ups the laughs for kids.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2012)
(2012)
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Wizards of Waverly Place TV Poster Image
Magic, mischief, and lessons for young tweens.
Network: Disney Channel
(2007)
(2007)
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Legendary Dudas TV Poster Image
Brothers battle and bond on charming sitcom for tweens.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2016)
(2016)
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Family Ties TV Poster Image
Classic 1980s sitcom's messages still ring true today.
Network: Syndicated, Discovery Family Channel
(2007)
(1982)
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Victorious TV Poster Image
Upbeat iCarly-like tween comedy promotes confidence.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2010)
(2010)
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Everybody Hates Chris TV Poster Image
Everyone will love this funny take on real issues.
Network: CW, Nickelodeon
(2005)
(2005)
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The Middle TV Poster Image
Funny look at average family is OK for older tweens and up.
Network: ABC
(2009)
(2009)
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One Day at a Time TV Poster Image
Worthy update of classic sitcom has heart.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
(2017)
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See Dad Run TV Poster Image
Sitcom's take on gender roles is fun for tweens, teens.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2012)
(2012)
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The Simpsons TV Poster Image
Clever, fast-paced cartoon with edgy humor.
Network: Fox
(2004)
(1989)
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The Wonder Years TV Poster Image
Nostalgic coming-of-age sitcom still charms.
Network: Syndicated, Discovery Family Channel
(2006)
(1988)
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Modern Family TV Poster Image
Brilliant, poignant comedy series has mature content.
Network: ABC
(2009)
(2009)
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Community TV Poster Image
College comedy's wit trumps some stereotyping.
Network: NBC
(2009)
(2009)
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