Best Spongebob Squarepants Characters

The Top Ten

1 Patrick Star Patrick Star Patrick Star is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. He is voiced by actor Bill Fagerbakke, who also voices numerous other characters on the show . Created and designed by marine biologist and cartoonist Stephen Hillenburg, the series creator, Patrick more.

Patrick in the movie is absolute comic genius. Eg: At the trap ice cream stand surrounded by skeletons. Pat: Wait a minute... WAIT A MINUTE! SPONGEBOB! MAKE MINE CHOCOLATE! And Pat: Never mind the car, wheres the road (echo) road... Road... Road... Road... Cut to patrick repeating the word Road road road - TepigBoss

His dumbness is his success to being the funniest character - roblist

You Have to like patrick! He is stupid but He Makes The Show Funny. PATRICK REPRESENT! - lyere1

I like his penis

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2 Squidward Tentacles Squidward Tentacles Squidward Tentacles is a fictional character voiced by actor Rodger Bumpass in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

Even though Squidward's no longer my favorite in SpongeBob SquarePants, I still respect and like him because his personality is like mine in these ways.

1. He's uptight, sarcastic, cynical, moody, serious, mature, and ill-tempered.

2. He can't stand SpongeBob and Patrick due to their excessive mischief.

3. He hates Mr. Krabs for abusing him.

4. He can relate to Mrs. Puff due their hatred for that damn SpongeBob.

As I typed earlier, Squidward's being serious is one of the reasons that I like him. And I like serious character because I can relate to them. I don't like funny characters very much because they bug the hell out of me just as people who claim that Squidward is funny does. They're delusional if they think he's funny.

Since I'm similar to Squidward, I wish that I could beat the hell out outta Patrick 'n' SpongeBob because of how inconsiderate they are to that octopus. Why, I remember being antagonized by bullies who used humor as an ...more

Poor squidward his life is ruined from spongebob and patrick. I wish he would move away he would be so happy away from spongebob and patrick

Who could not like Squidward? He's awesome and funny sometimes, which makes up for his usually boring self

I love squidward. I find him to be narcissistic. He's always looking down at the people of bikini bottom. And always has delusions of grandeur.He also enjoys people around him being unhappy. He's always so depressed with his life.And thinks he should have better. But I don't blame him. I mean come on he lives next to a annoying sponge. And works for a cheapskate of a boss. I love the episode house fancy. Where squidward frantically decorating his house for when nick comes over. I think squidward should be number 1 on the list. Yes I like Patrick and yes he's funny. But squidwards better.

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3 Spongebob Squarepants Spongebob Squarepants SpongeBob SquarePants is a fictional character and the titular character and protagonist of the American animated television series of the same name.

Spongebob is the star. Patrick is in only a little bit of episodes and if he was in every single one like Spongebob then who would have no material. Besides Patrick and Spongebob's dumbness is like almost the same thing.

You do know that Patrick showed in most of all the episodes, besides SpongeBob. - McKing1003

He's just the main character, makes good jokes and it was hard to decide in my top3 the other 2 are Patrick and gary.

I love SpongeBob. He's the main character. - MarioMaster101

He is very optimistic - ElSherlock

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4 Sheldon J. Plankton Sheldon J. Plankton Sheldon James Plankton, or simply Plankton, is a character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

I think he is the best character too the show wouldn't be the same without him I like him not only because he's evil but also because of all the evil schemes he comes up with and it makes me wonder if he will successfully get the Formula and keep it for good and be more successful then Mr. Krabs with his restaurant and when I think about it its too bad the residents of Bikini Bottom including Plankton himself don't know about the internet I mean could you imagine if they did a episode in which plankton discovers the internet learns how to use it and tried to looks up the Krabby Patty Formula he already has his computer wife karen and he connected her to the internet with him being a genius he could easily get the Formula and that worked for him just imagine what Mr. Krabs reaction would be if he discovered plankton found a way to get the formula without him knowing sure him and SpongeBob would try to put a stop to it somehow but I don't think it would be easy

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Best villain - ElSherlock


He used to be my favorite but I'm sorry, he's now one of my least favorite villains. Just sorry.

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5 Sandy Cheeks Sandy Cheeks Sandra "Sandy" Cheeks is a fictional character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

The sexiest one until season 11 but after

Sandy should be nearer to the top she is awesome and one of the most underrated cartoon characters, there more episodes with sandy in it and she's way better than mr. krabs, I hate him so much.

Sure she got bland during the later seasons, but in the earlier seasons was an amazing character. - iliekpiez

"SpongeBob's jumpier than a rattle snake in a pickle barrel! Wait... What?! "

Sandy's awesome.

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6 Gary the Snail Gary the Snail Gerald "Gary" Wilson Jr. is a fictional character who is a pet snail owned by SpongeBob SquarePants in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

GARY! 11! 1! - crazycat99

Gary is underestimated, he doesn't talk much, and blends in. That's why I enjoy him on the show.


Gary is great. Possibly the cutest thing under the sea.

Even though most his appearances are cameos, you'll need the tissues once he's gone (Have You Seen This Snail? )

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7 Mr. Krabs Mr. Krabs Eugene H. Krabs, or simply Mr. Krabs, is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

Can't believe everybody hates him just because of One Coarse Meal. Trust me, I hate him too, but he was good in the pre movie episodes since he was caring of his employees. Like in the Suds where he tells Spongebob to go home and get some rest. In "Born Again Krabs" he is cheap and sells Spongebob for 62 cents, but Squidward chews him out for it, and when he realizes what he has done, he gets incredibly upset about it and learns that people are more important than money, so he begs for Spongebob back. Character Development, folks! I miss the old Krabs. And if he can get hate for "One Coarse Meal", than Patrick can get hate for "Yours, Mine, and Mine" and "The Fish Bowl". - DCfnaf

What? Why is he so high? - MarioMaster101

Money - lemur

No - ElSherlock

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8 Barnacle Boy Barnacle Boy Barnacle Boy is a fictional character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. He is voiced by Tim Conway.

The picture though

He is a human that shrank and got magic powers

RIP - zeroclubsboii

He looks like a human version of Squidward

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9 The Flying Dutchman The Flying Dutchman The Flying Dutchman is a recurring character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

He's enjoyable. - Userguy44

The Flying Dutchman is the best. He embodies subtle hilarity and expresses slight tolerance for the annoying antics of the main characters. Plus, what would the show be without him? Not much different, actually. But there would be no perfume department, no fly of despair, no Davy Jones' locker, no motivational video about "the power within," no howling scene, and more. The Flying Dutchman added more potential for the show to actually be funny. - surgeonsanic

He's the coolest of these stupid people's opinion over al the green and purple wrestlers are the best you idiots

He's the only SpongeBob character to not have any terrible episodes yet.

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10 Mrs Puff

It was okay to have her around for a couple episodes, but now she's literally just what would happen if you removed all the untortured parts of Squidward and what would be left. It looks like her only purpose is to get tortured eternally by Spongebob and never get peace. I hope one of these days Spongebob just gets his drivers license and she finally can rest in peace. - Gods-Judgement

She's hypersensitive all the time. - Userguy44

She is probably the most overhated character in this show as find her funny and usually feel bad for her and unlike most people I don't hate on her because of Demolition Doofus - Spongehouse

Worst character in SpongeBob, the show would do better without her. She is definitely not funny, wants to kill SpongeBob and is insane. The show needs to get rid of her because it spoils the humour that Patrick, Mr Krabs and SpongeBob (etc) add to the show.

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The Contenders

11 Mermaid Man Mermaid Man Mermaid Man is a fictional character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. He was voiced by Ernest Borgnine from 1999 to his death in 2012.

Mermaid Man- Your mother's right son. Mermaid man will understand.
Barnacle Boy- *Flips him off* - Gods-Judgement

SpongeBob: There is evil afoot.

Mermaid Man: EVIL! - KingSlayer93316

He is so funny and dumb - Spongehouse

RIP his actor. - TeamRocket747

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12 Fred Rechid Fred Rechid Fred Rechid is a background character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. He is best known for screaming "My leg!" in certain situations.

Hey all you people, hey all you people, hey all you people won't you listen to me? I just hurt my leg. No ordinary pain, but pain that hurts really really badly. MY LEG!


Hey,Fred, you know what? I just hurt MY LEG

ReV uP tHoSe FrYeRs! >!

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13 Larry the Lobster Larry the Lobster Larry the Lobster is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.


He doesn't play a big role in either of the movies. I want him to appear more

Larry is important too, you know! He actually debuted before Plankton.

"SpongeBob, you are so righteous. Will you sign my pants? "

Livin' like Larry. 'enough said.

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14 DoodleBob DoodleBob DoodleBob is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants, who appears in the episode "Frankendoodle" as the main antagonist.

Look at him he makes me sick just looking at him. Those big bulgy eyes, that square body, those two buck teeth and that stupid tie. But it looks good on Spongebob though.

My favorite villain

He is a cool creative villain for SpongeBob, he should come back for more episodes

The evil drawing is too funny, plus every time he does something painful to Patrick it is very funny.

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15 Patchy the Pirate Patchy the Pirate Patchy the Pirate is a fictional character who is a pirate appearing in many SpongeBob SquarePants specials and major events, as the "host" of these. He is the president of the SpongeBob SquarePants Fan Club and is portrayed by SpongeBob's voice actor, Tom Kenny. He resides in a small home in Encino, more.

I really like the patchy the Pirate! He's pretty much the best part of the show for me. (I like seeing him do cool stuff like being in a cave, going on a treasure hunt, And having a fit about SpongeBob)

I love Patchy the Pirate! The guy's hilarious and awesome! Plus, he's played by Tom Kenny, the same person who voices SpongeBob! - ModernSpongeBobSucks

Best pirate ever

Ay, he came back in Feral Friends! - ModernSpongeBobSucks

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16 Karen Valencia Plankton

Should be higher.

Since when did Karen have a middle name?

I like her but In the Girl’s Night Out she was extra, extra, extra annoying

Who is Karen Valencia Plankton?

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17 Squilliam Fancyson Squilliam Fancyson Squilliam Fancyson is a fictional character in American animated series SpongeBob SquarePants. He is a rival of Squidward Tentacles. He appears in the episodes Band Geeks and Squilliam Returns. Squilliam is voiced by Dee Bradley Baker

Oh no he's hot

That Unibrow is to die for - BreakFastBeast2005

I hate him with a passion! - Spongehouse

He has no shirt on. he has ugly eyebrows too

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18 Tom Smith Tom Smith Tom Smith is a background character in the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. His most famous appearance is in "Chocolate with Nuts" when he started chasing after SpongeBob and Patrick trying to buy all of their chocolate, screaming "CHOCOLATE!", which has become a popular more.

Chocolate! - trains45

CHOCOLATE! - MikeandZoey


CHOCOLATE! - KingSlayer93316

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19 Patrick Not-Star Patrick Not-Star


Haha, I was just watching the episode with this guy on it, and it is the first time I've seen this list and the first time I heard of this Patrick not star

This guy shouldn't be this high since he only appears for 30 seconds, but I still like him. He teaches a very good moral, it's ok to lose as long as you had fun playing. No offense though, we were probably taught this lesson in preschool.

He should be in more episodes

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20 Old Man Jenkins Old Man Jenkins

My Smash Bros main

See you later, bran flakes! - KingSlayer93316

Very funny old fish

"I told you nothing good would come from city folk and there flying machines! " My favorite line!

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21 Man Ray Man Ray

One of the best villains. I only like him in that one episode with the tickle belt

He's the arch-nemisis of Mermaid Man and Barnacle boy, who are parodies of Aquaman and Aqualad. You simply cannot go wrong what that!

I thought they were based off batman and robin

Manray is the dankest character in SpongeBob, hands down

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22 Hoopla Fish

That’s a whole lot of-


*gets brick thrown at*

*dies* - KingSlayer93316

Poor kid dies when he gets hit by a brick.



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23 Perch Perkins

A fish that talks with fish lips!

The news man of bikini bottom

The best character by far

My favorite

24 The Tattletale Strangler

This guy's disguise is hilarious. "I'll strangle you, no, joke you I mean crush you with my..." Oh, this guy never stops thinking about strangling SpongeBob. Oh man, this guy should have a role with a different disguise in other episodes. But all those parties made it funny. It might've been one episode but that was hilarious. Th bodyguard is a strangled! Ha ha ha!

25 The Hash-Slinging Slasher

All he wanted was a job at the Krusty Krab... - MikeandZoey

Great scary character sike nah he got spongebob and squid ward good

I love that episode it is great!

The hash binging the the the hash tinging the the the hash screaming the HASH SLINGING SLASHERN AHH

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26 Narrator

Are you talking about the French narrator voiced by Tom Kenny?

You can only hear his voic from the episode

Ahh witness the Beaty of the sea.

27 Bubble Buddy

This guy murdered an innocent person. its true. watch the episode, he watches a guy drown when he buries him in the sand.

One of the very few characters that is likeable.

He is awesome and should be in more episodes.

He should come back...

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28 Wormy

Wormy is so cute, because patrick and SpongeBob love him

29 Burger Beard


Burger Beard is the most stupid, uncreative and ridiculous villain I have ever seen!

He literally tries to ruin SpongeBob's life and the life of all citizens of Bikini Bottom, because he was stealing the Krabby Patty formula. And the reason? He wanted to rule the "fast-food empire" by a magical book, that can actually create anything he want...

Why he don't just wish for lots of money, or a giant mansion, or the talent to invent his own formula and leave SpongeBob alone?!

Who the hell is Burger Beard? - LordDovahkiin

Watch the new SpongeBob movie

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30 Realistic Fish Head Realistic Fish Head

Drop on the Deck and plop like a Fish. - PatrickStar3

I love this news anchor

31 Guy in the Shower (Tom Kenny)

Tom Kenny: *yells as SpongeBob, King Neptune, and others look at him in the shower*

King Neptune: Whoopsies - KingSlayer93316

He appears in "Suds" and "Neptune's Spatula".

32 Dr. Gill Gilliam

He solved the mad snails disease case

33 Lord Royal Highness

"They popped the world's oldest bubble! GET THOSE BUBBLE POPPERS! " - LordDovahkiin

34 Patrick's Pickle

Patrick: hey my pickle started out in a jar and now he is in a jar again

OH YEAAA totally the best character everr!

A pickle? A character? Even pickles are better than pearl lol.

He was in mermaid man and barnacle boy 3 or 4

35 Sea Bear

I do feel bad for Squidward.

I hated the sea bear he was horrid to poor old squidward in sea bear attack

I hate the Sea bear! He was so mean to poor squidward.

36 Purple Doctorfish

When your girlfriend sees your dick

His name is Fred - Datguyisweird666

Pretty much it was Fred after smelling SpongeBob's
Sundae breath


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38 The Power Within Guy

THE POWER WITHIN... YEAH! - KingSlayer93316

From "ghost host" on the video that SpongeBob shows the Dutchman

Best character ever. Best quote ever.

I love him. The power within!

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39 King Neptune King Neptune

In all three episodes (one being a movie) he is a jerk and should be fired from his job as "king of the sea"

He's hilarious in the movie with his lines such as "It's ot bald! It's... Thinning! ". I never stop finding that line hilarious! It was especially fuuny when his baldness makes that guys eyes start burning. How can you not laugh at that scene?


40 Sea Rhinoceros
41 Dennis

He is the assassin in the movie played by Alec Baldwin.

Best assassin to have ever walked the seven seas. - LordDovahkiin

Dennis is the funniest guy in all of SpongeBob. you guys are all baboons to have Dennis at 122. for god sake he can grow a mustache on demand.

Dennis> G.O.A.T

42 SpongeBob RoundPants

Um, this is just SpongeBob in a different outfit.

43 Santa Claus

He appeared in Christmas who?

That is not a SpongeBob character...

There are TWO versions of Santa that have appeared in SpongeBob, FYI. Human Santa Claus in “Christmas Who? ” and a pig version of Santa Claus in “It’s a SpongeBob Christmas! ”

44 Dirty Bubble Dirty Bubble

The episode where barnicle boy turns bad is hilarious! But my favourite quote was when barnicle boy got to choose three things

Manray: World domination!

Dirty bubble: make him eat dirt!

45 Potty the Parrot

Polly - JDogMax


He/she is voiced by Stephen Hillenburg in the early seasons and Peter Tibbitt in the newer seasons.

46 Mary The Snail

She broke up with gary

47 Alaskan Bullworm

His only line was ouch

OUCH. - LordDovahkiin

48 Smitty Werben Jager Man Jensen

Remember licking doorknobs on other planets is illegal

"He was number one! "

He was number one

Number one in boogeyland

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49 Painty The Pirate

Are you ready kids?

He also appears in Your shoe's untied when SpongeBob went around asking everyone if they could show him how to tie his shoes

Arr you ready Kids. - PatrickStar3

He appeared at the start of the SpongeBob theme song

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50 Used Napkin

I want more of used napkin!

This made me giggle! "What Happened to the paper that fell in the ocean? SpongeBob: I don't know what happened to the paper that fell in the ocean? "It was all.. washed up! (Crowd shows up and giggles)

These are my friends, coin and used napkin! *Mr. Krabs walks in* "that coin is mine now." - PokemonRPGbro

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