The Neighbors is an American television science fiction sitcom that aired from September 26, 2012, to April 11, 2014, on ABC. The story line revolves around a family of humans living in a community of extraterrestrials. The series was created by Dan Fogelman, who also served as executive producer. Chris Koch, Jeffrey Morton, and Aaron Kaplan served as co-producers, and the first season was produced by ABC Studios and Kapital Entertainment.
On October 29, 2012, The Neighbors was given a full-season order of 22 episodes.Its first season aired on ABC on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm Eastern/7:30 pm Central in the 2012–2013 television season. On May 11, 2013, The Neighbors was officially renewed for a second season, which aired on Fridays at 8:30 pm Eastern/7:30 pm Central.On May 9, 2014, ABC canceled the series after two seasons.