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Welcome to Covington ...
The location of Covington has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Covington refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Covingtonian<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Covington has a population of 10,463 people<3> (see below for details).
Covington is near sea level<4>.
Time Zone: Covington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Covington: (985)
The ZIP codes for Covington: 70433-70435<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Covington had a population of 8,765 people. This makes Covington the parish's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Covington represents 0.19% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 38th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,765 people, the population of Covington increased 3.32% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,483 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Covington had an population of 10,463 people. This is an increase of 19.37% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.34% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Covington.
Communities near Covington ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the South (S) of Covington
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Covington
Located in Tangipahoa Parish
Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Covington
Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Covington
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Covington
Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Covington
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Covington
Located in Tangipahoa Parish
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Covington
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Covington
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Covington
To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Covington.
Communities Also Named Covington ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Covington - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (3) and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Covington.
Websites for Covington ...
Official Website: www.covla.com/new/
Junior League: www.jlgc.net/
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Covington:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Covington ...
Looking for more information about Covington? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Covington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Covington.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Covington: www.covla.com/new/
The official website for Saint Tammany Parish: www.stpgov.org/
The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/
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This page was last modified: 09 Sep 2019