Ivy Town is a suburb in the United States.


Ivy Town is an ideal place for raising a family.[1]


Ivy Town is known for its Ivy University. According to Laura Hoffman, the education is very prestigious in Ivy Town, as the waiting list takes years.[1]

In 1975, a young Martin Stein was at the Ivy University and ended up inventing a particle attraction device.[2]

Ivy Town has an elementary and middle school. In 1988, Ray Palmer and his bullies attended Ivy Town Elementary.[3]


Ivy Town in 1988

Ivy Town in 1988.

In 1975, Martin Stein was studying alpha particles in the Ivy Town university. In October 1975, he encountered, unbeknownst to him, his future self, alongside Sara Lance and Jefferson Jackson. After his reluctancy to give his particle device, he was knocked out by Sara Lance. Realizing this stopped Martin's marriage, Rip Hunter made sure that Martin would still meet his future wife Clarissa at a lecture.[2] In 1988 the town was visited by time traveling Legends in order to save a young Ray Palmer from an untimely death at the hands of NSA Agent Smith and his posse for harboring a baby Dominator nicknamed Gumball.[3]

After retiring from vigilantism in 2015, Oliver Queen and Felicity Smoak moved into Ivy Town for several months before Laurel and Thea convinced them to return to Star City.[1]

Known residents

Current residents

Former residents



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DC's Legends of Tomorrow

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The Flash

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Behind the scenes

  • In the DC comics Ivy Town is a famous location, along with its Ivy University.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Green Arrow"
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Pilot, Part 2"
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Phone Home"