ABC Charlotte WSOC

ABC Charlotte WSOC


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ABC Charlotte WSOC




Charlotte, North Carolina
United States
Branding Channel 9 (general)
Channel 9 Eyewitness News (newscasts)
Telemundo Charlotte (on DT2)
Slogan Covering the Carolinas
Channels Digital: 34 (UHF)
(to move to 19 (UHF))
Virtual: 9 (PSIP)
Subchannels See Below
Translators 30 (UHF) (9.5) Shelby
46 (UHF) (9.9) Statesville
W42DR-D 42 (UHF) (6.1) Marion
Affiliations ABC
Telemundo (on DT2)
Owner Cox Media Group
(WSOC Television, LLC)
First air date April 28, 1957; 61 years ago (1957-04-28)
Call letters’ meaning We Serve Our Community
Sounds Of Charlotte
(both from WSOC radio)
Sister station(s) WAXN-TV
Former channel number(s) Analog:
9 (VHF, 1957–2009)
Former affiliations Primary:
NBC (1957–1978)
ABC (1957–1967)
Laff TV (2015–2017)
Transmitter power 1000 kW
720 kW (CP)
Height 348 m (1,142 ft)
Facility ID 74070
Transmitter coordinates 35°15′42″N 80°43′37″W / 35.26167°N 80.72694°W / 35.26167; -80.72694Coordinates: 35°15′42″N 80°43′37″W / 35.26167°N 80.72694°W / 35.26167; -80.72694
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For WSOC TV


State North Carolina
Country USA
Virtual Channel 9
RF Channel 34
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 1000 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 348m
Latitude 35.26139831542969
Longitude -80.72720336914062
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 565m
Callsign WSOC-TV
MHZ 500
Network Affiliation ABC
Contact Street 1 1901 North Tryon Street
Contact City Charlotte
Contact State NC
Contact Zip 28206
Contact Phone 704-335-4786
Additional Data FCC Station Information


WSOC TV is the Charlotte ABC network affiliate. As an ABC affiliate, WSOC News broadcasts Charlotte news along with the national entertainment from ABC programming. Also, WSOC TV covers Charlotte weather, and Charlotte sports. In addition to being known by its FCC call sign of WSOC TV, the station is also known by locals as Channel 9, or Charlotte ABC. You can watch WSOC TV online via WSOC live stream, or its collection of videos which are updated regularly.

Name: WSOC TV 9 Charlotte ABC
Call Sign: WSOC
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: Charlotte ABC Homepage

WSOC TV is one of the leading news outlets in Charlotte, NC. It has been on the air since 1957.

If you need an immediate report on Charlotte traffic then click on the website link above above, and you’ll be taken directly to the WSOC weather section. Also, if you’re looking for a report on Charlotte traffic, here is the WSOC Traffic Center. Finally, if you’re interested in a different station or stream, use the search box at the top of the page.

WSOC TV is owned by Cox Media Group. As stated, it is an affiliate of the ABC network. As an affiliate, Charlotte ABC tends to focus its coverage on Charlotte North Carolina News with broadcasts during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. Charlotte Channel 9 currently airs 34.5 hours of station produced news per week. The breakdown of newscasts is 5.5 hours on each weekday, and four hours on each day of the weekend. 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: PO Box 34665 Charlotte, NC 28234-4665. Phone: 704-338-9999. Fax: 704-335-4736. Email: [email protected]