Covington, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Covington is 40,552, a change of -0.39% when compared to 2014. With an area of 13.75 square miles, this works out to a population density of 2,948.64 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 16,959, with an average household size of 2.32.
Covington's 2018 unemployment rate was 8.47%.
The average household income in Covington for 2018 was $55,419, while the median was $41,254.

Covington Population Trends

Covington Employment Type

Covington Age Grouping

Covington Ethnicity Mix

Covington Fertility Rate

683 estimated births

Covington Household Characteristics

Covington Median Age over Time

Covington Households with Children by Age

Covington Median Household Income

Covington Educational Attainment

Covington Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Covington Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,087

Covington Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $694

Covington Average Commute

Covington Primary Transportation

Covington Gender Mix

Covington Field of Employment

Covington Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Covington city, Kentucky 40,712
2015 Covington city, Kentucky 40,845
2016 Covington city, Kentucky 40,766
2017 Covington city, Kentucky 40,578
2018 Covington city, Kentucky 40,552