Here’s The List Of The Most Popular ’90s Sitcoms In Every State

While “Friends” may be one of the most popular shows of all time, it may not be the most popular choice ’90s sitcom in your state. Do you know what is?

By austind03 on May 9, 2018
Sitcoms, Friends, That '70s Show, The Simpsons, Sabrina The Teenage Witch
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While the ’90s may be over, the sitcoms from the era still live on in our collective consciousness. In fact, many of the decade’s most beloved shows are returning to TV with updated reboots.

However, do you know which show reigns supreme in your state? Dish Network calculated the results, and they may not be quite what you’d expect…

Most Popular Overall:

Unsurprisingly, in terms of most popular in the largest number of states, Friends takes the cake. With thirteen states calling it their favorite, this classic ’90s show easily dominates the rest of the pack. Friends is the top choice in:

  • South Dakota
  • Hawaii
  • Nebraska
  • Minnesota
  • Kansas
  • Illinois
  • Iowa
  • Texas
  • Wyoming
  • New Jersey
  • Arizona
  • Colorado
  • Vermont

Not-So-Close Second:

While it’s not even close to Friends‘ count, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air brought in a respectable five states. It is most popular in:

  • Georgia
  • Maryland
  • South Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • District of Columbia

The Big Tie For Third:

Due to the sheer number of sitcoms that came out in the ’90s, a decent number of shows tied with three states each. These include:

  • That ’70s Show
    • Idaho
    • Montana
    • Wisconsin
  • Everybody Loves Raymond
    • Arkansas
    • Connecticut
    • Indiana
  • The King of Queens
    • Michigan
    • Missouri
    • New Hampshire
  • Fraiser 
    • Alaska
    • Oklahoma
    • Washington
  • Saved By The Bell
    • Alabama
    • Kentucky
    • Tennessee
  • The Simpsons
    • California
    • Oregon
    • Virginia

Everyone Else:

With the big ones out of the way, here’s an alphabetical list of all the other states and their favorite shows:

  • Delaware: Will and Grace
  • Florida: The Nanny
  • Louisiana: The Nanny
  • Maine: Sabrina, The Teenage Witch
  • Massachusetts: Seinfeld
  • Mississippi: Family Matters
  • Nevada: Full House
  • New Mexico: Sabrina, The Teenage Witch
  • New York: Seinfeld
  • North Dakota: Home Improvement
  • Ohio: The Drew Carey Show
  • Pennsylvania: Step by Step
  • Rhode Island: Boy Meets World
  • Utah: 3rd Rock from the Sun
  • West Virginia: Roseanne

Did any of these results surprise you? Let us know in the comments below!

Also, head right here to see a map of the list!

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