KSVI, an ABC affiliate was acquired by Nexstar Broadcasting as part of the Quorum acquisition in late 2003. The station also provides non-programming services to Mission Broadcasting station KHMT, the Fox affiliate in Billings. Nexstar consolidated the operations of both stations back in the main KSVI facility. Both stations will improve their revenue share by utilizing sales projects and better inventory management. KSVI’s syndicated programming includes Everybody Loves Raymond, Judge Judy and Entertainment Tonight. In lieu of local news, the stations have leveraged their resources to support many local organizations and causes and are considered vital links in the growth and success of the Billings DMA.
Billings, MT is in the 165th largest DMA in the United States, with a population of approximately 251,632 and 121,170 television households, as reported by Nielsen Media.
Cable penetration in the market is estimated to be 49.5%/ADS is estimated to be 38.1%. The Billings market is expected to grow at a compound annual rate of 1.5% per year, well into 2026. We are a regional medical corridor for south central Montana and northern Wyoming.
Source: TVB, BIA Financial Network Market Report 3rd Edition, 2007
Station Contact Information445 S. 24th Street West Billings, MT 59102 P: (406) 652-4743 F: (406) 652-6963
Rafael Archilla, General Manager
TBA, General Sales Manager