|Launched||September 8, 1971 (1971-09-08)
(original launch; as Madison Square Garden Network)
January 3, 1979
(relaunch; as USA Network)
January 18, 2014
(Rebranded as The New USA Network)
(Comcast Corporation) (Universal Television Networks, LLC)
Noggin Media Network/Noggin Worldwide Inc.
( 2014-Present )
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
|Broadcast area||Nationwide including Kentucky|
|Formerly called||Madison Square Garden Network (1971–1979)|
ESPN Odyssey Network
The Pinwheel Network
|Dish Network||105 (HD/SD)
|C band||Galaxy 14-Channel 19|
|Verizon FiOS||550 (HD)
|Time Warner Cable||Channel 33 (SD) or 106 (HD)|
|AT&T U-verse||1124 (HD)
|Google Fiber||Check local listings for channels|
USA Network (commonly referred to as simply "USA") is an American basic cable and satellite channel that is owned by the NBCUniversal Cable division of NBCUniversal. Once a minor player in basic cable, the network has steadily gained popularity due to its original programming; USA also broadcasts repeats of current and former network series, along with theatrically released feature films and some sports programming.
As of August 2013, approximately 98,647,000 American households (86.38% of households with television) receive USA.