List of television stations in Massachusetts

This is a list of broadcast television stations serving cities in the U.S. state of Massachusetts.

Full-power stationsEdit

VC refers to the station's PSIP virtual channel. RF refers to the station's physical RF channel.

Area served City of license VC RF Callsign Network Notes
Boston Boston 2 5 WGBH-TV PBS
Boston Boston 4 20 WBZ-TV CBS Start TV on 4.2, Dabl on 4.3
Boston Boston 5 33 WCVB-TV ABC MeTV on 5.2
Boston Boston 7 35 WHDH Ind. This TV on 7.2
Boston Boston 25 34 WFXT Fox Court TV Mystery on 25.2, Laff on 25.3
Boston Worcester 27 19 WUTF-TV UniMás LATV on 27.2, TBD on 27.3, Stadium on 27.4, Court TV on 27.5
Boston Boston 38 21 WSBK-TV MyNet H&I on 38.2, Comet on 38.3, Charge! on 38.4, Circle on 38.5
Boston Boston 44 32 WGBX-TV PBS Create on 44.3, PBS Kids on 44.4
Boston Norwell 46 10 WWDP Shop LC ShopHQ
Boston Lowell 48 23 WYDN Daystar (CSA with WPXG-TV Concord, New Hampshire)
Boston ~Derry NH 50 27 WWJE-DT True Crime Network (CSA with WUNI)
Boston Cambridge 56 35 WLVI CW (CSA with WHDH). Buzzr on 56.2
Boston Woburn 58 22 WDPX-TV Ion Plus (CSA with WBPX-TV)
Boston ~Merrimack NH 60 29 WNEU TEL TeleXitos on 60.2, NBCLX on 15.3
Boston Foxborough 62 10 WMFP Infomercials (CSA with WWDP). SBN on 62.2
Boston Marlborough 66 27 WUNI UNI Bounce on 66.2, GetTV on 66.3, Grit on 66.4
Boston Boston 68 22 WBPX-TV Ion Qubo on 68.2, Ion Shop on 68.3, QVC on 68.5, HSN on 68.6
Springfield Springfield 22 11 WWLP NBC CW on 22.2, Ion on 22.3, Court TV Mystery on 22.4
Springfield Springfield 40 26 WGGB-TV ABC Fox/MyNet on 40.2, Court TV on 40.3
Springfield Springfield 57 13 WGBY-TV PBS World on 57.2, PBS Kids on 57.3, Create on 57.4
~Albany/Schenectady NY Pittsfield 51 7 WNYA MyNet Light TV on 51.2, Decades on 51.3, H&I on 51.4
~New Bedford/Providence New Bedford 6 24 WLNE-TV ABC Grit on 6.2, Court TV Mystery on 6.3, Court TV on 6.4
~New Bedford/Providence New Bedford 28 17 WLWC Ion Plus (CSA with WPXQ-TV Block Island, Rhode Island)

Defunct full-power stationsEdit

  • Channel 5: WHDH-TV - ABC, CBS - Boston (11/26/1957-3/18/1972)
  • Channel 7: WNAC-TV - CBS, ABC - Boston (6/21/1948-5/22/1982)
  • Channel 14: WJZB-TV - DMT, ABC, NBC - Worcester (12/1953-1969)
  • Channel 19: WCDC-TV - CBS, ABC (satellite of WTEN) - Adams (2/5/1954-11/19/2017)
  • Channel 32: WRLP - NBC, Ind. - Greenfield (5/15/1957-4/9/1978)
  • Channel 56: WTAO-TV - DuMont/ABC - Boston (8/31/1953-3/30/1956)
  • Channel 56: WXHR-TV - experimental - Boston (5/17/1962-11/17/1962)

LPTV stationsEdit

Area served City of license VC RF Callsign Network Notes
Boston Boston 3 4 WHDT-LD Silent
Boston ~Nashua NH 15 32 WBTS-CD NBC (CSA with WGBX-TV) Cozi on 15.2
Boston ~Concord NH 22 31 WLEK-LD Azteca América Infomercials on 22.2;4-5, Shop LC on 22.3
Boston Boston 24 5 WFXZ-CD Biz TV (CSA with WGBH-TV)
Boston Boston 26 36 WCEA-LD Mas TV teleSUR on 26.2, Cristovisión on 26.3, Telemicro on 26.4, Telecentro on 26.5, Tele Antillas on 26.6
Boston Boston 31 30 WCRN-LD Intrigue TV France 24 on 31.2, Retro TV on 31.4, Heartland on 31.5, Antenna TV on 31.6
Boston Boston 33 18 WMPX-LP Silent
Boston Boston 40 26 W40BO-D Daystar
Springfield Springfield 3 20 WSHM-LD CBS Cozi TV on 3.2
Springfield Springfield 14 23 WDMR-LD Telemundo TeleXitos on 14.2, LX on 14.3
Springfield Springfield 43 24 WHTX-LD Univision
Winchendon Winchendon 17 22 WVMA-CD Antenna TV

TranslatorsEdit

Area served City of license VC RF Callsign Translating Network Notes
Springfield Springfield 22 21 WFQX-CD WWLP NBC CW on 22.2, Ion on 22.3, Court TV Mystery
~Albany/Schenectady Adams 13 35 W38DL-D WNYT NBC MeTV on 13.2, Start TV on 13.3
~Albany/Schenectady Pittsfield 13 28 W28DA-D WNYT NBC MeTV on 13.2, Start TV on 13.3

Local Sports TelevisionEdit

Local News TelevisionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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