Covington, Indiana Population 2020

2,456

Covington is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,456, it is the 172nd largest city in Indiana and the 6881st largest city in the United States. Covington is currently declining at a rate of -0.81% annually and its population has decreased by -7.15% 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 2,154 people per square mile.

The average household income in Covington is $67,227 with a poverty rate of 11.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $641 per month, and the median house value is $95,100. The median age in Covington is 43.9 years, 41.5 years for males, and 47.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.0 males.

Covington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Covington was:

  • White: 95.21%
  • Asian: 2.72%
  • Black or African American: 1.77%
  • Two or more races: 0.29%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Covington, Indiana is 2,456, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,496.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,645.

Covington, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,30895.21%
Asian662.72%
Black or African American431.77%
Two or More Races70.29%

Covington Population Pyramid 2020

Covington Median Age

43.9


Total

41.5


Male

47.4


Female

Covington Adults

There are 1,936 adults, (657 of whom are seniors) in Covington.

Covington Age Dependency

89.5

Age Dependency Ratio

51.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Covington Sex Ratio

Female

1,212

50.00%

Male

1,212

50.00%

Covington Households and Families

Covington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Covington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
Female76.5%23.5%
All69.7%30.3%
Male60.9%39.1%
Non Family50.2%49.8%

69.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0652.1669.7
Married5102.9885.3
Non Family4341.0950.2
Female982.7376.5
Male232.0460.9

2.88

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Covington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade502.87%
9th to 12th Grade1216.95%
High School Graduate76443.88%
Some College33519.24%
Associates Degree1227.01%
Bachelors Degree20411.72%
Graduate Degree1458.33%

Covington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6201,512331
Hispanic44
Black38338
Asian32183
Multiple Races777

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,377$44,712$28,615
Less Than High School$45,551$45,699$
High School Grad$25,417$30,625$17,500
Some College$35,972$53,173$25,417
Bachelors Degree$45,227$42,188$45,536
Graduate Degree$53,438$58,438$48,438

$35,377

Average Earnings

$44,712

Average Male

$28,615

Average Female

Covington Language

Covington Language by Age

Covington Language

92.83% of Covington residents speak only English, while 7.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.87% of the population.

Covington Poverty

Covington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,1451758.16%
Asian666395.45%
Black181583.33%
Hispanic621016.13%

11.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.44%

Male Poverty Rate

14.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Covington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Covington is Asian, with 95.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Covington is White, with 8.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.86%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.07%
High School15.13%
Some College5.84%
Bachelors or Greater2.62%
Name Poverty
Male Employed9.16%
Female Employed6.74%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Covington Income

Covington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,043$67,227
Families$59,632$93,039
Married Families$62,794-
Non Families$24,038$29,572

Covington Marital Status

Covington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Covington Married by Age and Sex

Covington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Covington Marital Status by Race

Covington Veterans

161

Number of Veterans

161

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam70
Korea29
First Gulf War27
Second Gulf War18
World War II4
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7460
75+50
35 to 5434
18 to 349
55 to 648
Name Veterans % of Total
White1518.21%
Black1023.26%

$Covington Veterans by Education

6.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Covington Employment Status

51.6%

Labor Force Participation

49.7%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Covington Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

43.40%

Born in Indiana

96.29%

Native Born

3.71%

Foreign Born

2.06%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.29% of Covington residents were born in the United States, with 43.40% having been born in Indiana. 2.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,456-20-0.81%
20192,476-20-0.80%
20182,496-17-0.68%
20172,513-20-0.79%
20162,533-10-0.39%
20152,543-26-1.01%
20142,569-24-0.93%
20132,593-31-1.18%
20122,624-5-0.19%
20112,629-18-0.68%
20102,647820.32%
20002,565-182-0.68%
19902,747-136-0.48%
19802,8832420.88%
19702,641-118-0.44%
19602,7590.00%