This is a listing of animated television series that originated in the United States during the 1980s. Shows sharing a time slot can be determined by referring to the appropriate Category:Television schedules article, such as the one for the 1986-87 United States network television schedule.
Television series which originated in the United States in the decade 1980s. i.e. in the years 1980 to 1989.Television shows that originated in other countries and only later aired in the United States should be removed from this category and its sub-categories