Covington Information

Covington Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Covington, GA

General Covington Information

State: Georgia

County: Newton County

Close cities: Conyers, GA, Loganville, GA, Porterdale, GA, Covington, GA, Social Circle, GA, Jersey, GA, Mansfield, GA, Oxford, GA, Walnut Grove, GA

Covington Population (census data)
Total 14,712 (+23.2% since 2000)
Male 6,905 (46.9%)
Female 7,807 (53.1%)

Population Density: 1,069 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 89.2 (US Avg is 100)

Covington Elevation: 747 feet above sea level

Land Area: 13.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,050

Zip Codes: 30015, 30016, and 30014.

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Covington Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (50.0%)
  • Black (45.5%)
  • Hispanic (2.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (11.9%)
  • Irish (6.2%)
  • English (6.1%)
  • German (4.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.8%)
  • Scottish (1.3%)
Foriegn Born: 369 people (2.5%)
  • Latin America (60.0%)
  • Europe (23.3%)
  • Asia (16.7%)

Local Covington Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Atlanta Falcons, Carolina Panthers
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks,
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia State University

Covington School Information

High Schools
Alcovy High School (14567 Highway 36, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)
Eastside High School (10245 Eagle Drive, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)
Newton High School (140 Ram Drive, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)
Middle Schools
Clements Middle School (66 Jack Neely Road, Covington, GA, 30016 - Newton County District)
Cousins Middle School (8187 Carlton Trail, NW, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)
Indian Creek Middle School (11051 South Covington Bypass Road, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)
Veterans Memorial Middle School (13357 Brown Bridge Road, Covington, GA, 30016 - Newton County District)
Elementary Schools
East Newton Elementary School (2286 Dixie Road, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)
Fairview Elementary School (3325 Fairview Road, Covington, GA, 30016 - Newton County District)
Ficquett Elementary School (2207 Williams Street, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)
Heard-Mixon Elementary School (14110 Highway 36, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)
Livingston Elementary School (3657 Highway 81 South, Covington, GA, 30016 - Newton County District)
Middle Ridge Elementary School (11649 South Covington Bypass Road, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)
New Elementary School #12 (Highway 162, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)
Oak Hill Elementary School (6243 Highway 212, Covington, GA, 30016 - Newton County District)
Porterdale Elementary School (45 Ram Drive, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)
Walnut Grove Elementary School (460 Ga Highway 81 South, Covington, GA, 30014 - Walton County District)
West Newton Elementary School (13387 Brown Bridge Road, Covington, GA, 30016 - Newton County District)
Other/Private Schools
Project Adventure Inc. (396 Elks Club Drive, Covington, GA, 30014 - Newton County District)

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