List of fictional towns in animation
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This is a list of animated fictional towns, villages, settlements and cities that are well-referenced and notable.
|Amity Park||Danny Phantom||NICK||Amity Park is a fictional city and is the main setting for Danny Phantom. It has a school (Casper High School), and some other buildings.|
|Arlen, Texas||King of the Hill||FOX||Arlen is a small fictional town in Texas approximately 96 miles outside of Dallas and has an area code of 409 that includes Beaumont and Galveston.|
|Aron City||Johnny Bravo||TOON||Aron City is a fictional town and the main setting of Johnny Bravo.|
|Ba Sing Se||Avatar: The Last Airbender||NICK||Ba Sing Se is the fictional capital of the Earth Kingdom and the largest city in the Avatar Universe. Its name means Impenetrable City, due to its massive walls surrounding the municipality.|
|Bedrock||The Flintstones||ABC||Bedrock is the fictional prehistoric city, which is home to the characters of the animated television series The Flintstones (1960).|
|Bikini Bottom||SpongeBob SquarePants||NICK||Bikini Bottom is a fictional underwater city and the main setting of SpongeBob SquarePants.|
|Dimmsdale||The Fairly OddParents||NICK||The fictional town of Dimmsdale is located in California and is home to the Turners, the main cast of the Fairly Oddparents.|
|Danville||Phineas and Ferb||Disney Channel||Danville is a fictional town and also the main setting of Phineas and Ferb.|
|Duckburg||DuckTales||DIS||Duckburg is the fictional city that serves as the home of Donald Duck, Scrooge McDuck, Huey, Dewey, and Louie, Daisy Duck, and most of their supporting cast. Duckburg was first mentioned in Walt Disney's Comics and Stories #49 in 1944, and was created by Carl Barks.|
|El Dorado||The Road to El Dorado||El Dorado is the legendary city of gold believed to be in the New World. It is portrayed as a utopian civilization that combines facets of the Aztecs, Maya, Incas, and Atlantis, and located in Ecuador or El Salvador.|
|Endsville||The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy||TOON||Endsville is a fictional town and the main setting of The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy.|
|Frostbite Falls, Minnesota||The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show||ABC|
|Galaxy Hills||Fanboy and Chum Chum||NICK||A fictional hometown of Fanboy and Chum Chum, and the main setting of the show.|
|Gotham City||Batman||ABC||A fictional American city that is the home of Batman, and the principal setting for all Batman comics, films, and other adaptations. Generally portrayed as a dark, crime-ridden locale, writer-artist Frank Miller has described Gotham City as New York City at night. It was originally strongly inspired by Trenton, Ontario's history, location, atmosphere, and various architectural styles, and has since incorporated elements from New York City, Detroit, Pittsburgh, London and Chicago. Anton Furst's designs of Gotham for Tim Burton's Batman (1989) have been influential on subsequent portrayals: he set out to "make Gotham City the ugliest and bleakest metropolis imaginable."|
|Gravity Falls, Oregon||Gravity Falls||Disney Channel||A fictional town in Oregon in which the series takes place.|
|Highland||Beavis and Butt-head||MTV||Fictional small town said to take place in Texas.|
|Langley Falls||American Dad!||FOX||Langley Falls, Virginia is the fictional community of The Smiths. Its location is in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. The town name is a composite of Langley and Great Falls, two unincorporated communities located in Fairfax County, Virginia.|
|Lawndale||Daria||MTV||A suburb of a major city somewhere along the east coast of the United States.|
|Metropolis||Superman||A fictional American city that is the home of Superman, and along with Smallville, one of the principal settings for all Superman comics, films, and other adaptations.|
|Miracle City||El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera||NICK|
|New New York||Futurama||FOX
|The city of New New York has been built over the ruins of present-day New York City, referred to as "Old New York". Various devices and architecture are similar to the Populuxe style. Global warming, inflexible bureaucracy, and substance abuse are a few of the subjects given a 31st-century exaggeration in a world where the problems have become both more extreme and more common.|
|Nowhere||Courage the Cowardly Dog||TOON||The city of Nowhere consists of almost nothing, the only landmark shown is the Bagge household.|
|Petropolis||T.U.F.F. Puppy||NICK||The city was populated by anthropomorphic animals, where the T.U.F.F. agents lives. It was located in the state of California. some buildings in the city has a shapes resembled common animals.|
|Ponyville||My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic||HUB||Ponyville is a small town in Equestria, populated by all kinds of Ponies. It was the main setting of the show, and where the main characters live. The town's look and style was inspired by medieval towns. It has a town hall, bowling alley, cafe, hospital, and library, which also serves as two characters' residence.|
|Porkbelly||Johnny Test||TOON||Porkbelly is a fictional town and also the main setting of Johnny Test.|
|Quahog||Family Guy||FOX||The town is modeled after Cranston, Rhode Island.|
|Retroville||Jimmy Neutron Boy Genius||NICK||Retroville is a fictional city and is the main setting for Jimmy Neutron Boy Genius. It has a school, and some other buildings.|
|South Park||South Park||CMDY||A fictional small town of South Park, located within the real life South Park basin in the Rocky Mountains of central Colorado. The town is also home to an assortment of frequent characters such as students, families, elementary school staff, and other various residents, who tend to regard South Park as a bland and quiet place to live.|
|Springfield||The Simpsons||FOX||Springfield is the fictional town in which the American animated sitcom The Simpsons is set. A mid-sized town in an undetermined state of the United States, Springfield acts as a complete universe in which characters can explore the issues faced by modern society. The geography of the town and its surroundings are flexible, changing to address whatever an episode’s plot calls for. Springfield's location is impossible to determine; the show is deliberately evasive on the subject, providing contradictory clues and impossible information about an actual geographic location.|
|Stoolbend||The Cleveland Show||FOX|
|Townsville||The Powerpuff Girls||TOON||A fictional major city complete with its own Little Tokyo. Interestingly, there is a real Townsville located in Australia although the two have nothing in common aside from its namesake.|
|Tremorton||My Life As A Teenage Robot||NICK||A fictional futuristic town, a parody of Trenton, New Jersey|
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