San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA Cord Cutting Report

The TV marketing area of San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA has 29 standard broadcast TV channels and lots of streaming options!

Residents of San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA have the ability to watch up to 29 local broadcast stations with a TV antenna, and some of them are available on various streaming services. To get a more accurate representation of the channels you can expect to get with a TV antenna, enter your home address for hyper-local information to help you finally cut the cord!

TV StationNetworkChannelLocationFrequency (MHz)
KTVU FOX 2 OAKLAND, CA 572
KRON-TV MyNetworkTV 4 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 174
KPIX-TV CBS 5 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 560
KGO-TV ABC 7 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 204
KQSL INDEPENDENT 8 FORT BRAGG, CA 180
KQED PBS 9 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 566
KNTV NBC 11 SAN JOSE, CA 210
KDTV-DT INDEPENDENT 14 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 506
KOFY-TV INDEPENDENT 20 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 554
KRCB PBS 22 COTATI, CA 76
KTSF INDEPENDENT 26 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 692
KDTV-CD INDEPENDENT 28 SANTA ROSA, CA 0
KCNZ-CD INDEPENDENT 28 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 566
KMTP-TV INDEPENDENT 32 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 584
KICU-TV INDEPENDENT 36 SAN JOSE, CA 602
KCNS INDEPENDENT 38 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 578
KTNC-TV INDEPENDENT 42 CONCORD, CA 470
KBCW CW 44 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 554
KSTS INDEPENDENT 48 SAN JOSE, CA 500
KEMO-TV INDEPENDENT 50 FREMONT, CA 554
KQEH PBS 54 SAN JOSE, CA 566
KPJK PBS 60 SAN MATEO, CA 548
KKPX-TV INDEPENDENT 65 SAN JOSE, CA 584
KFSF-DT INDEPENDENT 66 VALLEJO, CA 590
KTLN-TV INDEPENDENT 68 PALO ALTO, CA 638

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA Sports Teams

If sports are important to your household, you can still cut the cord from Cable TV since there are many different options depending on the team you have rooting interest in. If there are the sports teams that consider this DMA a part of their "home" area, then their games may be subject to blackouts when being streamed. However, there are ways around this. Learn more about streaming sports in San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA here.

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA Channels on Streaming Services

If an OTA TV antenna will not work for you for whatever reason (apartment restrictions or obstacles and/or terrain preventing good signal quality), you may be able to get your local channels via streaming services such as YouTube TV, Sling or Hulu Live. The table below shows which services carry local ABC, NBC, CBS and FOX San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA broadcast channels.

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA Area Information

The San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA area has around 2,488,090 homes with TVs in them. San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA has approximately 2.2% of the US population, which currently ranks #6 out of all TV markets.

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