|Broadcast area||South Central Pennsylvania|
|Branding||105.7 The X|
|Slogan||Everything That Rocks|
|First air date||1948|
|HAAT||215 meters (705 ft)|
(Radio License Holding CBC, LLC)
|Sister stations||WHGB, WZCY-FM, WNNK-FM, WWKL|
WQXA-FM (105.7 The X) is a commercial FM radio station licensed to serve York, Pennsylvania. The station is owned by Cumulus Media and broadcasts an active rock format. Studios are located at 2300 Vartan Way, Suite 130, Harrisburg, PA, and the station's broadcast tower is located near York at ( ).
The station was formerly known as "Q106" in the 1980s. In the early 1990s the station's branding changed to "Hot 105.7" along with a format change to dance music. In 1995, the format changed from Top 40 to active rock with a branding change to "105.7 The Edge". Later the format changed to modern rock with a branding change to "105.7 The X".
WQXA-FM is short-spaced to WJZ-FM "105.7 The Fan" (licensed to serve Catonsville, Maryland) as they both operate on 105.7 MHz and are only about 55 miles apart. The minimum distance between two co-channel Class B FM radio stations according to current FCC rules is 150 miles.
Current on-air personalities
- 'The Peoples' Morning Show with Nipsey, Earl, and Jen Shade (5 AM - 9 AM)
- Jen Shade (9 AM - 2 PM)
- Hawaiian Chris James (2 PM - 7 PM)
- Number One Son (7 PM - 11 PM)
- "Cumulus Media >>Listen (Pennsylvania - Harrisburg)". Retrieved 2014-08-04.
- "105.7 The X Rocks - Station Info". Retrieved 2014-07-30.
- "FM Query Results for WQXA, Federal Communications Commission". Retrieved 2014-08-04.
- Stark, Phyllis (May 27, 1995). "Vox Jox". Billboard. 107 (21): 106.
- "Cumulus gets antitrust OK to buy Citadel". Retrieved 2014-07-27.
- "Radio merger combines local stations under one umbrella". Retrieved 2014-07-30.
- "Minimum distance separation between stations. 47 CFR 73.207 (1)" (PDF). Retrieved 2015-07-19.
- WQXA Official website
- Query the FCC's FM station database for WQXA
- Radio-Locator information on WQXA
- Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WQXA
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