Covington Real Estate
Covington, Louisiana – Guide
The city of Covington was founded in 1813 and is nestled the three main river systems, the Bogue Falaya being the most prominent. With an eclectic mix of in city living, waterfront homes, and properties with more acreage there is a lot to choose from…
As a suburb of New Orleans, many of Covington’s residents commute the causeway each day to work in Metairie or New Orleans, as well there are other major industries and companies like St Tammany Parish Hospital, POOLCORP, Tulane University Hospital & Clinic, and more.
About Covington Residents
Based on census records the city has 10,500 residents and the median home value of $210,000. 86% of Covington’s residents have a high school education or higher and 36.8% have a bachelor’s degree or higher.
St Tammany School Systems
From public schools like Covington High Schools or private schools like Saint Scholastica or St Paul’s, there are many schools to choose from throughout Covington.
To read about the rankings of these and other schools in the area click here: https://www.greatschools.org/louisiana/covington/
Things to Do
Stone Creek Health Club was originally born out of the owner’s idea to build a stand-out facility as an incentive for employees of an engineering firm, but it morphed into so much more. Stone Creek’s modern design, amenities, and services provide a resort-style experience for its members and guests. Opening in 2009, Stone Creek has developed a welcoming fitness/spa environment with high-end amenities and classes.
Read more about Stone Creek here: https://www.stonecreekclubandspa.com/
Shopping in Highway 21
The Riverchase Shopping Community isn’t a tourist attraction, however, this shopping center provides great options for your everyday lifestyle. With stores like Sams Club, Target, Marshalls, Best Buy, Ulta, World Market, Belk as well as numerous other retailers and restaurants
this area provides convenience for the everyday Covington resident.
Read more about this shopping center http://www.stirlingprop.com/portfolio/river-chase/
The historic area of downtown Covington sports charm, and ease. With many attractions including restaurants, boutique shopping, the Trace Trailhead, and nightclubs with live music, Covington’s downtown scene delights its residents.
Our Top Picks of New Construction Neighborhoods in Covington
Our Top Picks of Waterfront Neighborhoods in Covington
Our Top Picks of Established Neighborhoods in Covington
Our Top Picks of Neighborhoods with an acre+ in Covington
Our Top Picks affordable homes in Covington
All Covington Homes $100,000-$200,000
Covington Townhomes & Condo Communities
Covington Homes Not in a Subdivision