WBYO
Word FM Flagship Station
WBYO.JPG
Broadcast areaDelaware, Lehigh, & Cumberland Valleys
Frequency88.9 MHz
BrandingWord FM
Programming
Language(s)English
FormatChristian adult contemporary
AffiliationsThe Word FM
Ownership
OwnerFour Rivers Community Broadcasting Corporation
History
First air date
1993; 29 years ago (1993)
Technical information
Licensing authority
FCC
Facility ID7922
ClassA
ERP900 watts
HAAT133 meters (436 ft)
Transmitter coordinates
40°23′2.3″N 75°21′0.6″W / 40.383972°N 75.350167°W / 40.383972; -75.350167Coordinates: 40°23′2.3″N 75°21′0.6″W / 40.383972°N 75.350167°W / 40.383972; -75.350167
Translator(s)See § Translators
Repeater(s)See § Stations
Links
Public license information
WebcastListen live
Websitewww.wordfm.org
Map of simulcasts and transmitters
Map of simulcasts and transmitters

WBYO (88.9 FM) is a radio station licensed to Sellersville, Pennsylvania, United States, and serves the Philadelphia area. The station also serves as the flagship station for "Word FM", a network of Contemporary Christian radio stations in eastern and South Central Pennsylvania. The station is currently owned by Four Rivers Community Broadcasting Corporation.[1][2] In 2009, Word FM switched from contemporary Christian hit radio to Christian adult contemporary.

Stations

Call sign Frequency City of license State Facility ID Also serves
WZXH 91.7 FM Hagerstown Maryland 122334 Martinsburg, West Virginia
WBZC 88.9 FM Pemberton New Jersey 7844 Philadelphia and South New Jersey
WZXB 90.5 FM Bechtelsville Pennsylvania 174572 Berks County/upper Montgomery County area
WZXQ 88.3 FM Chambersburg Pennsylvania 93044
WZXE 88.3 FM East Nottingham Pennsylvania 174592 Rising Sun, Maryland area
WEVW 90.9 FM Elysburg Pennsylvania 174767 Sunbury/Lewisburg, Pennsylvania area
WZXM 88.1 FM Harrisburg Pennsylvania 66520
WBYH 89.1 FM Hawley Pennsylvania 78759 Lake Wallenpaupack area
WZZH 90.9 FM Honesdale Pennsylvania 91954
WZMV 89.1 FM Mohrsville Pennsylvania 173919 Berks County, Pennsylvania area
WZXN 90.1 FM Newburg Pennsylvania 173888 Carlisle, Pennsylvania area
WPAZ 1370 AM Pottstown Pennsylvania 25002
WLHI 90.3 FM Schnecksville Pennsylvania 36983 Allentown, Pennsylvanian area
WBYO[a] 88.9 FM Sellersville Pennsylvania 7922 Philadelphia area
WZXY 90.7 FM Spring Grove Pennsylvania 173893 York/Hanover/Gettysburg, Pennsylvania area
WBYX 88.7 FM Stroudsburg Pennsylvania 22181
WZZD 88.1 FM Warwick Pennsylvania 91617 Chester County, Pennsylvania area
WYTL 91.9 FM Wyomissing Pennsylvania 91726 Reading/Lancaster County, Pennsylvania area

Notes:

Translators

In addition to the main station, WBYO and its simulcasted stations are relayed by additional translators to widen its broadcast area.

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license State Facility ID Rebroadcasts
W258DA 99.5 Hagerstown Maryland 141670 WZXQ
W227BA 93.3 Bear Creek Pennsylvania 157103 WBYH
W278AI 103.5 Center Valley Pennsylvania 7930 WBYO
W269BL 101.7 Coatesville Pennsylvania 153313 WZZD
W245AG 96.9 Glenside Pennsylvania 86419 WBYO
W279BS 103.7 Hamburg Pennsylvania 141463 WBYO
W285EW 104.9 Lansdale Pennsylvania 153106 WBYO
W265CU 100.9 Scranton Pennsylvania 141467 WBYH
For the translators of WLHI, see WLHI § Translators
For the translators of WPAZ, see WPAZ § Translators

References

  1. ^ "WBYO Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  2. ^ "WBYO Station Information Profile". Arbitron.