Strangest City Names in North America


The Top Ten

1 Saint Louis-du-Ha! Ha!, Quebec Saint Louis-du-Ha! Ha!, Quebec

Oh yes, I love it. It's also at #1 on my list Funniest Genuine City, Town or Village Names in Canada - Metal_Treasure

The only town in the whole world that has two exclamation marks in its name. That's hilarious. - BKAllmighty

This sounds like someone trying to say St. Louis, but for some reason, the find it really funny - SpectralOwl

Ha Ha! Is A Name? - AlphaQ

2 Dildo, Newfoundland Dildo, Newfoundland

Who the heck names their town after a dirty word, anyway?

No explanation needed. - SpectralOwl

3 Accident, Maryland Accident, Maryland

Welcome to Accident! - Metal_Treasure

I've never heard of this place... and I live in MD, I want to go there now. - EliHbk

4 Boring, Oregon Boring, Oregon

Gravity Falls was based on this city, ironically being the setting of one of the most interesting shows I have ever seen. - 445956

Poor settler. Anyways this could be the name of more cities... including mine - Lucretia

Apperantely, the settler of this city's last name was boring, Literally. - SpectralOwl

Family on a road trip
father "well, kiddos, this is Boring"
son "yes, yes it is.." - EliHbk

5 Los Banos, California Los Banos, California

I think someone tried to create a city in southern California while trying to make the name fit in by using spanish. Unfortunately, the results turned out embarrassing. (Los Banos is spanish for The Bathrooms) - SpectralOwl

Nice try by a know-it-all 10 year old. "Los Banos" means "the Baths", and is the name given to the region by Spanish [from SPAIN] land-grant ranchers, due to the natural springs that irrigate the wetlands, making it a good place for livestock.

6 Punkeydoodles Corners, Ontario Punkeydoodles Corners, Ontario

I was born in Kitchener, Ontario, in a hospital that is no more than 15 minutes away from Punkeydoodles Corners. I've driven through it dozens of times. Half the time there are missing signs everywhere. Kids are always stealing them. Why am I closely connected to TWO places on this list? Ontario is weird, guys. - BKAllmighty

The town for clowns - SpectralOwl

7 Ball's Falls, Ontario Ball's Falls, Ontario

I live, literally, minutes away from Ball's Falls. I never thought it's name would end up here. It's a beautiful conservation area that I visit every year in autumn. - BKAllmighty

Don't Even ask me why they call it that - SpectralOwl

8 Ding Dong, Texas Ding Dong, Texas

Cool name, - Lucretia

9 Hell, Michigan Hell, Michigan

I was born in Hell, I grew up in Hell, I became famous in hell, I got married in hell, I raised kids in Hell, and I will die in Hell, Michigan - SpectralOwl

Welcome to Hell! (haha, I know several songs with this title that can become theme songs for this place) - Metal_Treasure

Welcome to hell! How will we change the city's name? - Fullwalking2

Even better then Bad Axe... I want to go to hell - Lucretia

V 1 Comment
10 Intercourse, Pennsylvania Intercourse, Pennsylvania

I have heard of this city, my family went to a ammetar wrestling show and there was a wrestler from their. Lanchaster is around Amish country... - Lucretia

The Contenders

11 Poop, Yucatán, Mexico
12 Nothing, Arizona

I bet it looks like my soul... - EliHbk

13 Heart's Desire, Newfoundland and Labrador Heart's Desire, Newfoundland and Labrador

A town in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
Please Drive Safely (through the Heart's Desire...) - Metal_Treasure

14 No Name, CO

Came across this city on a trip to Colorado. Couple houses, a McDonalds and a gas station - Phillip873

Sounds perfect. Everything one needs to survive. If it's up in the mountains, even better. - Ned964

15 Truth or Consequences, N.M.

Native american thing probably. - Lucretia

16 England, Arkansas

England is a city, team 10 is not dumb? - EliHbk

I like. A lot. - Britgirl

Is this what Nick Crompton was talking about? - SpectralOwl

17 Climax, Kentucky

Head 30 miles south and you'll find Falling point, Tennessee - SpectralOwl

18 Embarrass, Minnesota

I'm in Minnesota, but have never been to Embarrass. It's way up north by Canada, so very cold winters. - Ned964

I guess the settler associated freezing seasons with the embarrassing times - SpectralOwl

19 Walla Walla, Washington

Now I really feel like making a parody of Witch Doctor, but it's about odd city names - SpectralOwl

20 Chicken, Alaska

What if they eat Quail there? Chicken will b hard to come by in the Alaskan bush... - Lucretia

BAdd New Item

Recommended Lists

Related Lists

Top 10 Strangest City Names in Europe Best Countries In North America Best Cities In North America Strangest Band Names Best Mobile App Developers In North America

List Stats

24 listings
124 days old

Top Remixes

1. Saint Louis-du-Ha! Ha!, Quebec
2. Dildo, Newfoundland
3. Poop, Yucatán, Mexico
1. Saint Louis-du-Ha! Ha!, Quebec
2. Accident, Maryland
3. Los Banos, California
1. Saint Louis-du-Ha! Ha!, Quebec
2. Intercourse, Pennsylvania
3. Accident, Maryland



Add Post

Error Reporting

See a factual error in these listings? Report it here.