Covington is a city located in Virginia. With a 2020 population of 5,330, it is the 58th largest city in Virginia and the 4575th largest city in the United States. Covington is currently declining at a rate of -1.20% annually and its population has decreased by -10.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,961 in 2010. Covington reached it's highest population of 11,062 in 1960. Spanning over 6 miles, Covington has a population density of 975 people per square mile.
The average household income in Covington is $56,384 with a poverty rate of 15.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $598 per month, and the median house value is $74,200. The median age in Covington is 42.8 years, 42.4 years for males, and 44.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.5 males.