Covington, Louisiana 

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Population

9,925

+11.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$46,980

Median Home Price

$214,400

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Large city complex - Southeast Louisiana on the Mississippi Delta south of Lake Pontchartrain. October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Covington, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Covington, LA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Historic interest
Arts and culture
Entertainment
Cons
Flood risk
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Hurricane dislocations

What Bert Has To Say About New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area

Long a complex multi-cultural city crossing a wide range of socio-economic strata, the New Orleans has had its share of problems with crime, education, social infrastructure, and economic health. At the same time, the city exudes a unique cross-cultural charm making it a favorite tourist spot as well as a proud home to many enjoying its arts, unique entertainment profile, and its French-accented Southern grace.


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QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Louisiana
County: St. Tammany County
Metro Area: New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Covington
Zip Codes: 70433 70435
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Covington is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Covington jobs have increased by 1.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Covington's cost of living is 3.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Covington's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
St. Tammany parish voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Covington's population is 9,925 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Covington is Real Estate: $214,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.0%.

SCHOOLS
Covington public schools spend $11,594 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Covington. More Education



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Housing Market in Covington

It's a good time to buy in Covington. Home Appreciation is up 2.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Covington is $214,400.

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Reviews for Covington   3 Reviews
Becoming Like a Mini-New Orleans - 2/9/2010
I have lived half of my life in Covington, LA and can honestly say I am glad that I moved back to the country in Bush, LA. Covington is too clogged with traffic, stores,... Read More

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Quality of Life - 11/18/2009
I've lived here most of my life. Since Hurricane Katrina the area has exploded with people and traffic. It's a nice place to visit but you don't want to live... Read More

Entertainment center - 8/21/2007
What kind of family entertainment do Covington... Read More


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70433 70435

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