Covington is a city located in Fountain County Indiana. It is also the county seat of Fountain County. With a 2020 population of 2,484, it is the 169th largest city in Indiana and the 6846th largest city in the United States . Covington is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -6.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,645 in 2010. Covington reached it's highest population of 2,883 in 1980. Spanning over 1 miles, Covington has a population density of 2,178 people per square mile.
The average household income in Covington is $66,212 with a poverty rate of 12.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $660 per month, and the median house value is $99,200. The median age in Covington is 44.7 years, 41.3 years for males, and 48.6 years for females.