Local AM Stations

Here are the local AM stations that I can receive year-round in my shack in Woodbridge, VA.

##### = Very strong signal
#### = Strong signal
### = Acceptable signal
## = poor signal

>>Daytime AM signals

Stations are listed as follows: frequency, calls, city of license, distance, station name, format, signal strength.

570 WSPZ Bethesda, MD. 32mi, “Sports Talk 570” – sports, ##

630 WMAL Washington, DC. 25mi, “630 WMAL” – news/talk, #####

730 WTNT Alexandria, VA. 10mi, “AM 730 WTNT The Truth” – religious, ###

780 WAVA Arlington, VA. 17mi, “WAVA” – religious, ####

920 WURA Quantico, VA, 5mi, “Radio Amigo” – spanish, #####

980 WTEM Washington, DC. 25mi, “Sports Talk 980” – sports, #####

1030 WWGB Indian Head, MD. 25mi, “WWGB” – spanish, ###

1050 WBQH Silver Spring, MD. 25mi, “La Mera Mera 1050” – spanish, ###

1120 WUST Washington, DC. 17mi, “New World Radio” – ethnic, ####

1220 WFAX Fairfax, VA. 15mi, “WFAX AM 1220” – religious, ####

1260 WWRC Washington, DC. 25mi, “1260 WRC AM” – talk, ###

1310 WDCT Fairfax, VA. 13mi, “WDCT” – Korean, #####

1420 WKCW Warrenton, VA. 27mi, “WKCW 1420” – spanish, #####

1480 WPWC Dumfries, VA. 8mi, “Radio Fiesta” – spanish, #####

1500 WFED Washington, DC. 28mi, “Federal News Radio” – politics, ####

1580 WHFS Morningside, MD. 24mi, “The Big Talker 1580” – talk, ###

1620 WPMU747 Lorton, VA. 2mi, Virginia Department of Transportation traffic information, low power AM. ####

1630 WQHK899 Woodbridge, VA. 2mi, Northern Virginia Community College information, low power AM. #

>>Skywave (nighttime) AM signals

630 WMAL Washington, DC. 25mi, “630 WMAL” – news/talk,

650 WSM Nashville, TN. 238mi, “WSM” – country

660 WFAN New York, NY. 238mi, “The Fan” – sports

700 WLW Cincinnati, OH. 382mi, “700 WLW” – news

710 WOR New York, NY.  223mi, “WOR” – news

720 WGN Chicago, IL. 612mi, “WGN Radio 720” – news

740 CHWO Toronto, ON. 364mi, “Toronto’s AM 740” – nostalgia

750 WSB Atlanta, GA. 512mi, “AM 750 WSB” – news

770 WABC New York, NY. 228mi, “News/Talk Radio 77 WABC” – news/talk

780 WBBM Chicago, IL. 611mi, “NewsRadio 780 WBBM” – news

800 CKLW Windsor, ON. 382mi, “AM 800 CKLW” – news

810 WGY Schenectady, NY. 332mi, “Fox Sports Radio 810 WGY” – sports

840 WHAS Lousville, NY. 443mi, “84 WHAS” – talk

860 CJBC Toronto, ON. 364mi, “CBC” – french news

870 WWL New Orleans, LA. 953mi, “The Big One WWL 870” – news

880 WCBS New York, NY. 238mi, “WCBS News” – news

890 WLS Chicago, IL. 593mi, “WLS” – news

920 WURA Quantico, VA, 5mi, “Radio Amigo” – spanish,

980 WOFX Troy, NY. 336mi, “Fox Sports Radio 980” – sports

980 WTEM Washington, DC. 25mi, “SportsTalk 980” – sports

1000 WMVP Chicago, IL. 605mi, “ESPN Radio 1000” – sports

1010 WINS New York, NY. 223mi, “1010 Wins” – news

1030 WBZ Boston, MA. 418mi, “WBZ News Radio 1030” – news

1110 WBT Charlotte, NC. 316mi, “News Talk 1110 WBT” – news/talk

1140 WRVA Richmond, VA. 87mi, “1140 WRVA” – news

1170 WWVA Wheeling, WV. 217mi, “The Big One WWVA News Radio” – news

1180 WHAM Rochester, NY. 306mi, “1180 WHAM” – news

1210 WPHT Philadelphia, PA. 151mi, “The Big Talker 1210” – talk

1220 WHKW Cleveland, OH. 298mi, “1220 The Word” – religious

1500 WFED Washington, DC. 28mi, “Federal News Radio” – politics

1560 WQEW New York, NY. 227mi, “Radio Disney” – children’s

1620 WPMU747 Lorton, VA. 2mi, Virginia Department of Transportation traffic information, low power AM.