Covington SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
6

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Covington, Georgia Info Snack

Covington is a city and the county seat of Newton County, Georgia, located 35 miles east of Atlanta. As of 2012, its population was 13,347.
Population
13,728
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
29.9%
Median Home
$128,300
Median Income
$39,959
Median Rent
$829

Rankings for Covington in Georgia

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Map Of Covington, GA

Population over time in Covington

Year Population % Change
2017 13,728 0.4%
2016 13,667 1.2%
2015 13,507 1.2%
2014 13,342 0.6%
2013 13,267 0.0%
2012 13,264 0.1%
2011 13,251 0.4%
2010 13,199 -

Crime in Covington Per 100k

Crime Covington GA USA
Violent Crime 488.6 357.2 382.9
Murder 28.3 6.7 5.3
Robbery 148.7 96.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 233.7 228.1 248.9
Property Crime 5757.0 2860.2 2362.0
Burglary 630.2 530.9 430.4
Larceny 4779.8 2077.4 1694.0
Car Theft 347.0 251.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Covington

White
44.5% (6,112)
African American
47.3% (6,493)
American Indian
0.0% (5)
Asian
1.4% (198)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (148)
Hispanic
5.6% (772)
Race Covington GA USA
White 44.5% 53.6% 61.5%
African American 47.3% 30.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 3.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.6% 9.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Covington, Georgia

Less than $10,000
9.8% (134,534)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.0% (137,280)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (189,446)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.5% (171,600)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.3% (223,766)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (196,310)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.6% (104,332)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (156,499)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (24,710)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (37,065)
Income Covington GA USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 7.8% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.0% 5.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 10.5% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.5% 10.1% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.3% 13.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.6% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 12.8% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 5.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 5.1% 6.3%

Gender in Covington

Female
53.2% (7,310)
Male
46.8% (6,417)
Gender Covington GA USA
Female 53.2% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 46.8% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Covington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.9% (532)
9-12th Grade
13.2% (1,807)
High School / GED
32.4% (4,453)
Some College
24.9% (3,418)
Associate's Degree
5.8% (794)
Bachelor's Degree
11.5% (1,581)
Master's Degree
6.2% (851)
Professional Degree
1.8% (243)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (44)
Education Covington GA USA
< 9th Grade 3.9% 5.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.2% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.4% 28.0% 27.3%
Some College 24.9% 20.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.8% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.5% 18.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.2% 8.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.8% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.3% 1.4%

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