Covington Saint Tammany Parish, Louisiana

Covington: City in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States

About

Covington is a city located in the county of Saint Tammany Parish in the U.S. state of Louisiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,765 and a population density of 1,070 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,560 inhabitants.

The city was created 208 years ago in 1812.

Covington Quick Facts

Population : 10,560 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Louisiana (United States)
County : Saint Tammany Parish
Phone Area Codes : 985
Area : 8.19 km2
Altitude : 26 feet / 7.9 meters
Capital city : Covington is capital of St. Tammany Parish
Establishment : January 01, 1813 (208 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 01:00:42 (8th December 2021)
Postal code : 70433
Density : 1,289 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 17% (2010-2020)
Weather : 53℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather
Covington locator map
Location of Covington on Louisiana map.
FEMA - 16068 - Photograph by Win Henderson taken on 09-20-2005 in Louisiana image
FEMA - 16068 - Photograph by Win Henderson taken on 09-20-2005 in Louisiana
FEMA - 16068 - Photograph by Win Henderson taken on 09-20-2005 in Louisiana image

Geography

Covington is located at 30°28'32"N 90°6'2"W (30.4754900, -90.1004200).

Covington map

Weather

Covington forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 0 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. more

Demographics

The population of Covington increased by 17% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,765 - census
2011 8,950 2.07% estimation process
2012 9,121 1.87% estimation process
2013 9,396 2.93% estimation process
2014 9,730 3.43% estimation process
2015 9,976 2.47% estimation process
2016 10,256 2.73% estimation process
2017 10,478 2.12% estimation process
2018 10,553 0.71% estimation process
2019 10,564 0.1% estimation process
2020 10,560 -0.04% estimation process

Covington zip code is 70433. County name: St. Tammany, County fips: 22103

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Local Places in Covington

1 City of Covington
Rating: 5 (3)

Address: 317 N Jefferson Ave, Covington, LA 70433 ➦ Show Map

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City of Covington
2 City of Covington, City Hall

Address: 5 S Division Dr, Covington, LA 70433 ➦ Show Map

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3 City Council Chambers

Address: 222 E Kirkland St, Covington, LA 70433 ➦ Show Map

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People born in Covington (21)

People born in Covington, including actor, model and director Ian Somerhalder, politician and lawyer E. John Ellis, film director Katherine Brooks, you can see a list of people who born in Covington.

  • Blanche Long (First Lady of Louisiana) she was born in 17/12/1902
  • Curt Baham (former professional American football player) he was born in 02/03/1963
  • Frank Burton Ellis (United States federal judge) he was born in 10/02/1907
  • Jay Blossman (Louisiana attorney and politician) he was born in 03/10/1964
  • Leon René (American songwriter, record label owner, record producer) he was born in 06/02/1902
  • Michael G. Strain (American politician) he was born in 02/12/1959
  • Jordan Jefferson (American football player) he was born in 25/08/1990
  • Peyton Ernst (American artistic gymnast) she was born in 27/01/1997
  • Harry Reeks (American landscape painter and combat artist for the United States Marine Corps) he was born in 23/05/1920
  • Cody Prewitt (American football player) he was born in 31/12/1992
  • Katherine Haik (American model) she was born in 09/05/2000
  • Henry Zuber III he was born in 11/06/1966
  • Ryan Schimpf (American professional baseball infielder) he was born in 11/04/1988
  • Treston Decoud (American-football player (1993-)) he was born in 01/08/1993
  • Otha Peters (American football player) he was born in 27/02/1994
  • Kelly Williams Brown she was born in 06/08/1984
  • Travis Swaggerty he was born in 19/08/1997
  • Nilo Silvan (American football wide receiver) he was born in 02/10/1973

Schools in Covington

College & universities near Covington, LA

Code Name City ZIP
160320 Aveda Arts & Sciences Institute-Covington Covington (LA) 70433

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Covington, LA

Code Name Address Type
HMD Hammond 404 N.E. Railroad Ave. RAIL
SDL Slidell 1827 Front Street RAIL
PIC Picayune US 11 at Tate Street RAIL
NOL New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal 1001 Loyola Avenue UNK
MCB McComb 114 Northeast Railroad Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Covington

Post Office Name City ZIP
Covington Post Office Covington (LA) 70433

Other places with the same name (14)

Other cities in Saint Tammany Parish

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Saint Tammany Parish , LA.

City Name Population Title
Slidell 27,541 City in Louisiana
Mandeville 12,559 Town in Louisiana, USA
Eden Isle 7,041 Census-designated place in St.
Abita Springs 2,651 Town in St.
Pearl River 2,618 Town of the United States
Folsom 871 Town
Madisonville 857 Human settlement in Louisiana, United States of America
Sun 498 Village in the northeastern corner of St.

Distance to Other Cities

Covington distances to largest Louisiana cities