ABC 13 KTRK Houston

ABC 13 KTRK Houston


ABC 13 KTRK Houston

Houston, Texas
United States
Branding ABC 13 (general)
Eyewitness News (newscasts)
Slogan Houston’s News Leader
Channels Digital: 13 (VHF)
Virtual: 13 (PSIP)
  • .1: ABC
  • .2: Live Well Network
  • .3: Laff
Affiliations ABC (O&O)
Owner Disney/ABC
(KTRK Television, Inc.)
First air date November 20, 1954 (63 years ago) (1954-11-20)
Call letters’ meaning The ChRoniKle (sic)
(previous owner)
Variant derived from KTRH
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 13 (VHF, 1954–2009)
  • Digital:
  • 32 (UHF, 1996–2009)
Former affiliations Secondary:
NTA (1956–1961)
Transmitter power 32.4 kW
Height 588 m (1,929 ft)
Facility ID 35675
Transmitter coordinates 29°34′27″N 95°29′37″W / 29.57417°N 95.49361°W / 29.57417; -95.49361Coordinates: 29°34′27″N 95°29′37″W / 29.57417°N 95.49361°W / 29.57417; -95.49361
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For ABC 13 KTRK Houston


State Texas
Country USA
Virtual Channel 13
RF Channel 13
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 22.200000762939453 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 588m
Latitude 29.574199676513672
Longitude -95.49359893798828
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 607m
Callsign KTRK-TV
MHZ 210
Network Affiliation ABC
Contact Street 1 3310 Bissonnet
Contact City Houston
Contact State TX
Contact Zip 77005
Contact Phone 713-666-0713
Additional Data FCC Station Information


ABC 13 is a TV station in Houston, TX. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts news programs, entertainment TV, lifestyle shows, and sports. In addition to being known as ABC 13 KTRK Houston, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign KTRK. You can watch the station online via the ABC 13 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: ABC 13 KTRK Houston
Call Sign: KTRK
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: ABC 13 Homepage

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ABC 13 is owned by The Walt Disney Company. It is an affiliate of the network ABC network. As an affiliate, KTRK Houston tends to focus its original news coverage on local issues during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. To fill in the rest of its broadcasting schedule, the station airs national programs provided by ABC.

Contact the Station

If you’re a public relations rep, you may want to mail some promotional materials to the station or get in touch with a specific member of its team. If you’re a curious viewer, you might be interested in arranging a tour of the station’s facilities. In either case, in addition to the contact info above, here are some more ways to get in touch:
By mail: 3310 Bissonnet St Houston, TX 77005-2195. Phone: 713-666-0713. Fax: 713-668-4613. Email: [email protected]