Living in Covington, WA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Covington SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
3

Covington, WA Crime Report

608
Total Crimes
2,836.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
10.43%
Above National Average

Covington, WA Cost Of Living

137
Covington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average

Covington, Washington Info Snack

Covington is a city in King County, Washington, United States. The population was 17,575 at the time of the 2010 census. Prior to the 2010 census, Covington was counted as part of Covington-Sawyer-Wilderness CDP.
Population
20,447
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
5.1%
Median Home
$337,500
Median Income
$98,687
Median Rent
$1,744

Rankings for Covington in Washington

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Map Of Covington, WA

Population over time in Covington

Year Population % Change
2017 20,447 2.7%
2016 19,918 3.9%
2015 19,172 2.6%
2014 18,689 1.8%
2013 18,361 2.0%
2012 18,008 2.4%
2011 17,579 2.2%
2010 17,203 2.3%
2009 16,814 -
Crime/100k Covington WA USA
Violent Crime 112.0 311.5 368.9
Murder 4.7 3.1 5.0
Robbery 60.6 73.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 46.7 189.1 246.8
Property Crime 2724.4 2946.2 2199.5
Burglary 517.8 533.5 376.0
Larceny 2020.0 2045.4 1594.6
Car Theft 186.6 367.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Covington

White
68.7% (14,040)
African American
4.6% (942)
American Indian
0.2% (47)
Asian
11.8% (2,410)
Hawaiian
0.0% (1)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
6.5% (1,329)
Hispanic
8.2% (1,678)
Race Covington WA USA
White 68.7% 69.1% 61.1%
African American 4.6% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 11.8% 8.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.5% 4.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.2% 12.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Covington, Washington

Less than $10,000
3.2% (65,551)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.5% (10,591)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.0% (40,361)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.7% (95,608)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.9% (141,122)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (327,472)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.6% (359,532)
$100,000 to $149,999
27.1% (555,043)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.7% (239,306)
$200,000 or more
10.3% (210,109)
Income Covington WA USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.5% 3.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.0% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.7% 7.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.9% 11.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.6% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 27.1% 17.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.7% 7.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 10.3% 8.4% 7.0%

Gender in Covington

Female
48.6% (9,944)
Male
51.4% (10,503)
Gender Covington WA USA
Female 48.6% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 51.4% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Covington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (613)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,022)
High School / GED
27.0% (5,520)
Some College
25.0% (5,111)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (2,453)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (4,498)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,022)
Professional Degree
1.0% (204)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Covington WA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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