Covington, Virginia

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Covington is located in Covington City County, VA. The population is , making Covington the largest city in Covington City County.

There are 8 public schools in Covington with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Covington is low , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Covington is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Covington property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Covington include Callaghan, Low Moor and Selma.

Covington Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 20.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 10.8%

Crime Rate

9.85% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 149
  • Violent Crimes: 93
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 186
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in Covington
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

201 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 4
  • Superfunds: 8
  • Tanks & Spills: 189


Moderate 4.2%
  • Virginia unemployment average: 3.2%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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8 Public Schools view public schools

There are 8 K-12 public schools in Covington, VA and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Covington's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.
1 Private School

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  • Good news! No offenders found in Covington, VA.

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1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Covington, VA issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Covington, VA issued 4 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $580
  • 1 Bedroom: $670
  • 2 Bedrooms: $850
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,150
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,250

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Environmental Hazards

201 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Covington, VA has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.32 Average
    Covington, VA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 37.15°
  • February 40.62°
  • March 49.2°
  • April 58.63°
  • May 66.37°
  • June 75.31°
  • July 77.87°
  • August 77.12°
  • September 69.72°
  • October 59.02°
  • November 48.08°
  • December 38.4°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Covington, VA

Covington, VA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Covington, VA has no risk of hurricanes.
Covington, VA has a low risk of hail storms.
Covington, VA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Covington, VA: $36,242


Unemployment in Covington is 4.2%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.2% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 56.47%
White Collar - 43.53%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Terry McAuliffe
  • Sen. Tim Kaine
  • Sen. Mark R. Warner

City Representatives

  • Bob Goodlatte
  • Morgan Griffith

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

12 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

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  • No hospitals found in Covington, VA

1 Library view all

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  • No retirement homes found in Covington, VA
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