Covington SnackAbility

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

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Covington, Kentucky Info Snack

Covington is a city in Kenton County, Kentucky, located at the confluence of the Ohio and Licking Rivers. Cincinnati, Ohio, lies to its north across the Ohio and Newport, Kentucky, to its east across the Licking. Part of the Cincinnati?Northern Kentucky metropolitan area, Covington had a population of 40,640 at the time of the 2010 U.S. census, making it the fifth-most populous city in Kentucky. It is one of its county's two seats, along with Independence.
Population
40,766
Unemployment
9.8%
Poverty
25.0%
Median Home
$99,100
Median Income
$37,391
Median Rent
$667

Rankings for Covington in Kentucky

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Map Of Covington, KY

Population over time in Covington

Year Population % Change
2016 40,766 -0.2%
2015 40,845 0.3%
2014 40,712 0.1%
2013 40,676 -0.2%
2012 40,776 -0.4%
2011 40,937 -0.3%
2010 41,055 -

Crime in Covington Per 100k

Crime Covington KY USA
Violent Crime 496.4 232.3 386.3
Murder 4.9 5.9 5.3
Robbery 250.6 75.9 102.8
Aggravated Assault 148.4 113.5 248.5
Property Crime 3260.8 2189.7 2450.7
Burglary 720.3 469.6 468.9
Larceny 2241.2 1497.4 1745.0
Car Theft 299.3 222.8 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Covington

White
80.3% (32,730)
African American
11.1% (4,506)
American Indian
0.2% (69)
Asian
0.5% (209)
Hawaiian
0.0% (2)
Other
0.2% (73)
Two Or More
3.7% (1,524)
Hispanic
4.1% (1,653)
Race Covington KY USA
White 80.3% 85.4% 60.6%
African American 11.1% 7.8% 10.4%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 1.3% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 3.7% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 4.1% 3.3% 17.3%

Household Income For Covington, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
12.9% (5,258)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (3,546)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.2% (5,381)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.1% (5,340)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (5,666)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (6,604)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (4,158)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.8% (3,587)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (733)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (489)
Income Covington KY USA
Less than $10,000 12.9% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 6.7% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.2% 12.4% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.1% 11.2% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 14.4% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 17.8% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 11.1% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.8% 10.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 3.1% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 2.9% 5.7%

Gender in Covington

Female
51.1% (20,826)
Male
48.9% (19,939)
Gender Covington KY USA
Female 51.1% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Covington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.5% (2,245)
9-12th Grade
10.1% (4,123)
High School / GED
31.8% (12,953)
Some College
24.4% (9,928)
Associate's Degree
6.2% (2,547)
Bachelor's Degree
14.9% (6,062)
Master's Degree
5.9% (2,396)
Professional Degree
0.9% (353)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (154)
Education Covington KY USA
< 9th Grade 5.5% 6.4% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 10.1% 8.9% 7.4%
High School / GED 31.8% 33.3% 27.5%
Some College 24.4% 20.8% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.2% 7.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 14.9% 13.4% 18.8%
Master's Degree 5.9% 6.7% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.9% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 0.9% 1.3%

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