Broadcast areaAmarillo area
Frequency1310 kHz
BrandingLa Caliente
FormatRegional Mexican
OwnerChristian Ministries of the Valley, Inc.
First air date
September 15, 1955
Technical information
Facility ID16415
Power1,000 watts day
88 watts night
Transmitter coordinates
35°11′02″N 101°58′11″W / 35.18389°N 101.96972°W / 35.18389; -101.96972
Translator(s)92.7 MHz K224EF (Amarillo)
WebcastListen live

KZIP (1310 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Regional Mexican format. Licensed to Amarillo, Texas, United States, the station serves the Amarillo area. The station is currently owned by Christian Ministries of the Valley, Inc.[1]

On April 17, 2017, KZIP changed their format to regional Mexican, branded as "La Caliente" (format moved from KQFX 104.3 Borger, which began stunting).[2]

FM translator

In addition to the main station on 1310 kHz, KZIP is relayed by an FM translator in order to widen its broadcasts area and to provide listeners with stereo high fidelity sound.

Broadcast translator for KZIP
Call sign Frequency City of license FID ERP (W) Class FCC info
K224EF 92.7 FM Amarillo, Texas 142021 250 D LMS


  1. ^ "KZIP Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  2. ^ Multiple Format Moves in Amarillo Radioinsight - April 17, 2017