List of ABC television affiliates (by U.S. state)
The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American broadcast television television network owned by the Disney Media Networks subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, which originated in 1927 as the NBC Blue radio network, and five years after its 1942 divorce from NBC and purchase by Edward J. Noble (adopting its current name the following year), expanded into television in April 1948. As of March 2015, the network currently has eight owned-and-operated stations, and current affiliation agreements with 238 other television stations.
This article is a listing of current ABC affiliates in the continental United States and U.S. possessions (including subchannel affiliates, satellite stations and select low-power translators), arranged alphabetically by state, and based on the station's city of license, and followed in parentheses by the Designated Market Area if it differs from the city of license. There are links to and articles on each of the stations, describing their histories, local programming and technical information, such as broadcast frequencies.
Stations listed in boldface are owned and operated by ABC through its subsidiary ABC Owned Television Stations.
United States and Territories
Some ABC programming is broadcast on the Alaska Rural Communications Service (ARCS).
District of Columbia
- Columbia/Jefferson City/Sedalia – KMIZ 17
- Hannibal (Quincy, Illinois) – KHQA-TV 7.2
- Joplin – KODE-TV 12
- Kansas City – KMBC-TV 9
- Kirksville (Ottumwa, Iowa) – KTVO 3
- Poplar Bluff – KPOB-TV 15 (satellite of WSIL-TV, Harrisburg, Ill.)
- Saint Joseph – KQTV 2
- Saint Louis – KDNL-TV 30
- Springfield – KSPR-LD 33
Northern Mariana Island
- None; served by WLNE-TV New Bedford, MA
- Abilene – KTXS-TV 12
- Amarillo – KVII-TV 7
- Austin – KVUE 24
- Beaumont – KBMT 12
- Bryan – KRHD-CD 40 (repeater of KXXV)
- Corpus Christi – KIII 3
- Dallas – WFAA 8
- El Paso – KVIA-TV 7
- Houston – KTRK-TV 13
- Laredo – KGNS-DT2 8.2
- Lubbock – KAMC 28
- Lufkin – KTRE 9 (semi-satellite of KLTV)
- Midland – KMID 2
- San Angelo – KTXE-LP 38 (repeater of KTXS-TV)
- San Antonio – KSAT-TV 12
- Sweetwater (Abilene) – KTXS-TV 12
- Tyler – KLTV 7
- Victoria – KAVU-TV 25
- Waco – KXXV 25
- Weslaco (Rio Grande Valley) – KRGV-TV 5
Unincorporated territories of the U.S.
Northern Mariana Islands
- PJF-1 11
- "Stations for Network - ABC". RabbitEars. Retrieved March 20, 2015.
- WWSB serves southern portions of the Tampa market that did not receive adequate over-the-air signal coverage from WTSP (necessitated as WTSP's signal was positioned farther to the north to limit interference with Miami ABC affiliate WPLG in portions of South Florida) prior to that station's disaffiliation from ABC in December 1994. WWSB remains an ABC affiliate despite its signal coverage overlapping significantly with that of current Tampa affiliate WFTS.
- WAWV-TV (formerly WFXW) rejoined ABC on September 1, 2011. The station was previously affiliated with ABC (under the former WIIL-TV and WBAK callsigns) until it switched to Fox in 1995. (Arthur Foulkes (June 30, 2011). "Channel 38 Switching from Fox to ABC". Tribune-Star. Retrieved March 20, 2015.)
- WOTV serves southern portions of the Grand Rapids market that do not receive adequate over-the-air signal coverage from WZZM.
- WTVA 9.2 replaced WKDH as the Tupelo-Columbus market's ABC affiliate, as that station ceased operations on August 31, 2012. ("ABC Getting New Outlet In Columbus-Tupelo". TVNewsCheck. NewsCheck Media. August 28, 2012. Retrieved August 28, 2012.; "WTVA to broadcast ABC-TV". WTVA. WTVA, Inc. August 28, 2012. Retrieved August 28, 2012.)