Sports Radio

980 the Zone is all sports all the time.  If you are looking for sports talk listeners in East Idaho, you’ve found them!  In addtion to the Fox network programs, we broadcast the BYU Sports, Boise State Broncos, the Idaho Falls Chukars, and Local High School Games of the week, Football and Basketball.


980 the Zone target demographic

25 year olds and older

There are more men listening to The Zone then women at a 84% men and 16% women.

61% Own a home.

78% Earn $50k+ Annually.

78% have had some College or a College Degree.



980 the Zone has three target demographics

  • 18-34 year olds
  • 25-54 year olds
  • 36-64 year olds

There are more women listening to 980 the Zone then men at a 53% women and 47% men.

50% of the listeners have had some college or a college degree

77% of our listeners own a home

48% of our listeners earn $50k+ annually.

Coverage Area

ESPN Day time coverage Map
ESPN the Zone Nighttime Coverage Map

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