Fort Covington Franklin County, New York

Fort Covington: Town in Franklin County, New York, United States


Fort Covington is a town located in the county of Franklin in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,676 and a population density of 46 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 1,599 inhabitants.


Fort Covington is located at 44°59'21"N 74°29'41"W (44.9892100, -74.4946400).

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Fort Covington forecast: Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind around 6 mph. more

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Fort Covington Quick Facts

Population : 1,599 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Franklin County
Postal code : 12937
Phone Area Codes : 518
Area : 36.73 km2
Altitude : 187 feet / 57 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 07:47:08 (28th July 2021)
Density : 44 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -4.82% (2010-2019)
Weather : 77℉ Sunny 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Fort Covington decreased by 4.82% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,676 - census
2011 1,667 -0.54% estimation process
2012 1,667 0% estimation process
2013 1,652 -0.91% estimation process
2014 1,642 -0.61% estimation process
2015 1,628 -0.86% estimation process
2016 1,625 -0.18% estimation process
2017 1,622 -0.18% estimation process
2018 1,611 -0.68% estimation process
2019 1,599 -0.75% estimation process

Fort Covington zip code is 12937. County name: Franklin, County fips: 36033

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People born in Fort Covington (2)

People born in Fort Covington, including academic administrator John Martin Thomas, New York politician Guy W. Cheney, you can see a list of people who born in Fort Covington.


College & universities near Fort Covington

Code Name City ZIP
196200 SUNY College at Potsdam Potsdam (NY) 13676-2294
190044 Clarkson University Potsdam (NY) 13699

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Fort Covington

Code Name Address Type
LPD Lake Placid, New York 1 Mirror Lake Drive BUS
RSP Rouses Point station Delaware and Pratt Sts. RAIL
PLB Plattsburgh station Bridge and Dock Sts. RAIL
PRK Port Kent station Hwy 373 & Back Rd RAIL
SAB St. Albans station 40 Federal Street RAIL

Other cities in Franklin County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Franklin County , NY. (more)

City Name Population Title
Malone 5,600 Town in New York, United States
Harrietstown 5,455 Town of the United States
Saranac Lake 5,200 Village in New York
Tupper Lake 3,443 Village in New York, USA
Moira 2,763 Human settlement in Franklin County, New York, United States of America
Bangor 2,260 Town in the state of New York, USA
Westville 1,813 Town in New York, United States
Constable 1,574 Town in New York
Bombay 1,286 Town in New York, United States
Earlville 805 Human settlement in New York, United States of America
Chateaugay 798 Town in New York, United States
Dickinson 796 Town of the United States
Paul Smiths 671
Brushton 432 Village in Franklin County, NY
Santa Clara 335 Village in New York
Burke 200 Town in Franklin County, New York, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Fort Covington distances to largest New York cities

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