Covington Information

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

General Covington Information

State: Louisiana

County: St Tammany Parish

Close cities: Mandeville, LA, Lacombe, LA, Husser, LA, Robert, LA, Greensburg, LA, Abita Springs, LA, Talisheek, LA, Bush, LA, Madisonville, LA, Folsom, LA

Covington Population (census data)
Total 9,493 (+11.3% since 2000)
Male 4,410 (46.5%)
Female 5,083 (53.5%)

Population Density: 1,397 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 89.0 (US Avg is 100)

Covington Elevation: 26 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.80 square miles

Median Household Income: $46,125

Zip Codes: 70433, 70434, and 70435.

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Covington Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (76.2%)
  • Black (20.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (18.4%)
  • German (15.4%)
  • Irish (13.9%)
  • English (11.6%)
  • United States (6.9%)
  • Italian (6.9%)

Local Covington Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: New Orleans Hornets, Houston Rockets
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: , Southeastern Louisiana University

Covington School Information

High Schools
Covington High School (73030 Lion Drive, Covington, LA, 70433 - Saint Tammany Parish School Board District)
Lee Road Junior High School (79131 Highway 40, Covington, LA, 70435 - Saint Tammany Parish School Board District)
William Pitcher Junior High School (415 South Jefferson Avenue, Covington, LA, 70433 - Saint Tammany Parish School Board District)
Middle Schools
Pine View Middle School (1115 West Twenty-Eighth Avenue, Covington, LA, 70434 - Saint Tammany Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
Covington Elementary School (325 South Jackson Street, Covington, LA, 70433 - Saint Tammany Parish School Board District)
E. E. Lyon Elementary School (1615 North Florida Street, Covington, LA, 70433 - Saint Tammany Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Covington Pathways School (801 North Tyler Street, Covington, LA, 70433 - Saint Tammany Parish School Board District)
Florida Parishes Juvenile Detention Center (28528 Highway 190, Covington, LA, 70433 - Tangipahoa Parish School Board District)

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