Covington is a city located in Virginia. With a 2020 population of 5,458, it is the 57th largest city in Virginia and the 4533rd largest city in the United States . Covington is currently declining at a rate of -0.73% annually and its population has decreased by -8.44% 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 998 people per square mile.
The average household income in Covington is $57,657 with a poverty rate of 13.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $619 per month, and the median house value is $72,900. The median age in Covington is 42.4 years, 42 years for males, and 43.7 years for females.