Covington SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
6

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Covington, Louisiana Info Snack

Covington is a city in, and the parish seat of, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 8,765 at the 2010 census. It is located at a fork of the Bogue Falaya and the Tchefuncte River.
Population
9,925
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
13.0%
Median Home
$210,300
Median Income
$57,438
Median Rent
$832

Rankings for Covington in Louisiana

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Map Of Covington, LA

Population over time in Covington

Year Population % Change
2017 9,925 2.1%
2016 9,725 4.0%
2015 9,350 2.2%
2014 9,151 1.9%
2013 8,981 1.0%
2012 8,896 -0.2%
2011 8,915 -0.3%
2010 8,941 -

Crime in Covington Per 100k

Crime Covington LA USA
Violent Crime 274.3 557.0 382.9
Murder 9.5 12.4 5.3
Robbery 9.5 114.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 246.0 390.3 248.9
Property Crime 2279.8 3366.8 2362.0
Burglary 255.4 731.5 430.4
Larceny 1939.3 2401.3 1694.0
Car Theft 85.1 234.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Covington

White
72.5% (7,193)
African American
20.0% (1,984)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.4% (141)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (209)
Hispanic
4.0% (398)
Race Covington LA USA
White 72.5% 59.0% 61.5%
African American 20.0% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 1.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.0% 5.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Covington, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
7.9% (78,407)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (46,647)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.2% (91,310)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (98,257)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.0% (119,100)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (177,657)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (130,017)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.0% (178,650)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (29,775)
$200,000 or more
4.2% (41,685)
Income Covington LA USA
Less than $10,000 7.9% 10.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.2% 12.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 10.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.0% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.0% 12.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.2% 4.0% 6.3%

Gender in Covington

Female
48.0% (4,766)
Male
52.0% (5,158)
Gender Covington LA USA
Female 48.0% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 52.0% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Covington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.8% (275)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,091)
High School / GED
21.0% (2,079)
Some College
25.7% (2,550)
Associate's Degree
2.8% (276)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (2,382)
Master's Degree
9.4% (929)
Professional Degree
2.0% (199)
Doctorate Degree
1.4% (139)
Education Covington LA USA
< 9th Grade 2.8% 5.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 10.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 21.0% 33.8% 27.3%
Some College 25.7% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 2.8% 5.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 15.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.4% 5.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.4% 1.0% 1.4%

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