10 Best Episodes of Jericho

Jericho is an American action/drama series that centers on the residents of the fictional town of Jericho, Kansas, in the aftermath of nuclear attacks on 23 major cities in the contiguous United States.

Written by Sophie and last updated on nov 10, 2022.

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Jericho - S1E8

#15 - Rogue River (Season 1 - Episode 8)

Jake and Eric head out of Jericho to the nearby town of Rogue River to try and acquire some medicine for their father. While the brothers are at the hospital they encounter a combative group of individuals who call themselves Ravenwood. The brothers find that theyโ€™re trapped and must find a way back to Jericho.

The episode was rated 7.97 from 203 votes.

Jericho - S1E13

#14 - Black Jack (Season 1 - Episode 13)


Jake, his dad, Heather and Dale visit Black Jack to try and find the parts needed to fix the windmill. Sarah goes home with Hawkins against the rest of his family's wishes.

The episode was rated 7.97 from 192 votes.

Jericho - S1E5

#13 - Federal Response (Season 1 - Episode 5)

The children of Jericho start to return back to school. A power line that has fallen causes an accident on the playground when the power returns. Jake has an argument with his mother regarding a secret that Jake hasn't disclosed to his dad.

The episode was rated 7.98 from 228 votes.

Jericho - S1E10

#12 - Red Flag (Season 1 - Episode 10)


Supplies are dropped by air into Jericho and the Green's and Hawkins think that they know where they came from. Jonah Prowse returns to Jericho causing even more trouble.

The episode was rated 7.99 from 212 votes.

Jericho - S1E20

#11 - One If by Land (Season 1 - Episode 20)

The hostility mounts between the citizens of Jericho and New Bern. A handful of residents of New Bern are shot and injured after getting caught trying to steal from the Jericho salt mine.

The episode was rated 8.03 from 176 votes.

Jericho - S2E6

#10 - Sedition (Season 2 - Episode 6)


Following the Rangers' decision to take justice into their own hands, Major Beck goes to extreme measures to prove he's in complete control of the town, while Hawkins receives a call from Chavez telling him that it's time to transport the bomb.

The episode was rated 8.04 from 170 votes.

Jericho - S2E4

#9 - Oversight (Season 2 - Episode 4)

Hawkins receives a call on from someone who knows who he is, where he is and lets Hawkins know exactly when he'll be caught. Meanwhile, tragedy strikes.

The episode was rated 8.08 from 167 votes.

Jericho - S1E18

#8 - A.K.A. (Season 1 - Episode 18)


Jake finds that Hawkins has not been honest with the residents of Jericho about his past and holds him at gunpoint for answers.

The episode was rated 8.08 from 191 votes.

Jericho - S1E22

#7 - Why We Fight (Season 1 - Episode 22)

The battle with New Bern ensues, with Jericho residents out-manned and out-gunned, but not outsmarted. Jericho gains the upper hand but suffers a significant casualty. A friend of Jake's sends help from an unexpected source.

The episode was rated 8.09 from 170 votes.

Jericho - S2E2

#6 - Condor (Season 2 - Episode 2)


Jericho gets ready for a very important visitor from the new Cheyenne government. Meanwhile, Hawkins and Chavez work to find the new leaderships secrets.

The episode was rated 8.12 from 160 votes.

Jericho - S1E19

#5 - Casus Belli (Season 1 - Episode 19)

Jake believes something more is wrong after Eric doesnโ€™t return from New Bern. Jake and Hawkins go to New Bern and discover that Jericho is in danger.

The episode was rated 8.12 from 177 votes.

Jericho - S1E15

#4 - Semper Fidelis (Season 1 - Episode 15)


After a company of Marines show up, the town of Jericho has hopes that life will finally start to return to normal. However, their behavior raises Jake's and Johnston's suspicions.

The episode was rated 8.14 from 181 votes.

Jericho - S1E21

#3 - Coalition of the Willing (Season 1 - Episode 21)

The residents of Jericho and New Bern fight over precious resources and Gray must make a tough decision after the streets of Jericho are bombed.

The episode was rated 8.20 from 181 votes.

Jericho - S2E5

#2 - Termination for Cause (Season 2 - Episode 5)


Jake and the Rangers take on Goetz and Ravenwood while a Jericho Ranger makes a choice that will alter his life. Meanwhile, an old friend comes to warn Heather that her loyalties to Major Beck have placed her in serious danger.

The episode was rated 8.23 from 163 votes.

Jericho - S2E7

#1 - Patriots and Tyrants (Season 2 - Episode 7)

Jake and Hawkins have one chance to expose the conspiracy behind the Cheyenne government to the independent Texas administration. However, getting there proves to be the most difficult part of their plan.

The episode was rated 8.31 from 179 votes.

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