Radio Station Formats

The list below includes all of the radio formats measured in Arbitron listening surveys.

Formats

80s Hits

Active Rock

Adult Contemporary (AC)

Adult Hits

Adult Standards/MOR

Album Adult Alternative (AAA)

Album Oriented Rock (AOR)

All News

All Sports

Alternative

Blues

Children’s Radio

Christian AC

Classical

Classic Country

Classic Hits

Classic Rock

Contemporary Christian

Contemporary Inspirational

Country

Easy Listening

Educational

Family Hits

Gospel

Hot AC

Jazz

Latino Urban

Mexican Regional

Modern AC

New AC (NAC)/Smooth Jazz

New Country

News/Talk/Information

Nostalgia

Oldies

Other

Pop Contemporary Hit Radio

Religious

Rhythmic AC

Rhythmic Contemporary Hit Radio

Rhythmic Oldies

Smooth AC

Soft AC

Southern Gospel

Spanish Adult Hits

Spanish Contemporary

Spanish Contemporary Christian

Spanish Hot AC

Spanish News/Talk

Spanish Oldies

Spanish Religious

Spanish Sports

Spanish Tropical

Spanish Variety

Talk/Personality

Tejano

Urban AC

Urban Contemporary

Urban Oldies

Variety

World Ethnic

 

Last updated: 1.27.11