Covington SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
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
9,725
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
16.0%
Median Home
$208,000
Median Income
$55,721
Median Rent
$855

Rankings for Covington in Louisiana

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Map Of Covington, LA

Population over time in Covington

Year Population % Change
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
69.3% (6,744)
African American
22.4% (2,178)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.3% (128)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.8% (173)
Hispanic
5.2% (502)
Race Covington LA USA
White 69.3% 59.3% 60.6%
African American 22.4% 31.9% 10.4%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 1.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.6% 2.5%
Hispanic 5.2% 4.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Covington, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
7.0% (680)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (534)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.8% (1,050)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (982)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (1,147)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.9% (1,838)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.6% (1,128)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.8% (1,633)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (320)
$200,000 or more
4.2% (408)
Income Covington LA USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 10.1% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 6.7% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.8% 12.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 10.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 13.3% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.9% 16.3% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.6% 10.8% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.8% 11.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 4.1% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 4.2% 3.7% 5.7%

Gender in Covington

Female
47.7% (4,641)
Male
52.3% (5,083)
Gender Covington LA USA
Female 47.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 52.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Covington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.1% (496)
9-12th Grade
12.1% (1,179)
High School / GED
21.6% (2,105)
Some College
23.8% (2,315)
Associate's Degree
3.1% (299)
Bachelor's Degree
23.1% (2,249)
Master's Degree
7.7% (748)
Professional Degree
1.8% (174)
Doctorate Degree
1.6% (155)
Education Covington LA USA
< 9th Grade 5.1% 5.6% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 12.1% 10.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 21.6% 33.9% 27.5%
Some College 23.8% 21.3% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 3.1% 5.7% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 23.1% 15.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 7.7% 5.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.8% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.6% 1.0% 1.3%

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