ABC 13 KTRK Houston

ABC 13 KTRK Houston


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ABC 13 KTRK Houston

Houston, Texas
United States
BrandingABC 13 (general)
Eyewitness News (newscasts)
SloganHouston’s News Leader
ChannelsDigital: 13 (VHF)
Virtual: 13 (PSIP)
  • .1: ABC
  • .2: Live Well Network
  • .3: Laff
AffiliationsABC (O&O)
(KTRK Television, Inc.)
First air dateNovember 20, 1954 (63 years ago) (1954-11-20)
Call letters’ meaningThe ChRoniKle (sic)
(previous owner)
Variant derived from KTRH
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 13 (VHF, 1954–2009)
  • Digital:
  • 32 (UHF, 1996–2009)
Former affiliationsSecondary:
NTA (1956–1961)
Transmitter power32.4 kW
Height588 m (1,929 ft)
Facility ID35675
Transmitter coordinates29°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 authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For ABC 13 KTRK Houston


Virtual Channel13
RF Channel13
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)22.200000762939453 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)588m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)607m
Network AffiliationABC
Contact Street 13310 Bissonnet
Contact CityHouston
Contact StateTX
Contact Zip77005
Contact Phone713-666-0713
Additional DataFCC 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: