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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

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Stone Creek

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/

Downtown Covington

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.

My Top Places to Check Out: Southern Hotel, OXLOT 9, The French Mix, & Columbia Street Tap Room and Grill

Neighborhoods

Our Top Picks of New Construction Neighborhoods in Covington

Maison Du Lac

Tchefuncte Club Estates

Hidden Creek

Estates at Watercross

Martin Crossing

River Club

Terra Bella 

Abita Ridge

Abita Lakes 

Spring Lakes

Weston Glen 

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Our Top Picks of Waterfront Neighborhoods in Covington 

River Club

Lazy River

Tchefuncte Club Estates

Countryside

Lake Ramsey

Three Rivers 

Riverwood

Our Top Picks of Established Neighborhoods in Covington 

Natchez Trace

Country Club Estates 

Normandy Oaks 

Nottoway 

Terra Bella 

Tchefuncte Trace

Versailles

Our Top Picks of Neighborhoods with an acre+ in Covington 

All homes 1 acre+ 

Magnolia Gardens 

Tchefuncte Trace

Maple Ridge 

Sunrise Park 

Oak Alley 

Flower Estates 

River Parc Estates

Riverwood 

River Oaks Estates

 

Our Top Picks affordable homes in Covington 

All Covington Homes $100,000-$200,000

Palm Plaza 

Emerald Forest

Tammany Hills

Abita Nursery 

Robindale 

Ozone Park 

Covington Townhomes & Condo Communities

Emerald Forest 

Hollycrest 

Covington Homes Not in a Subdivision

All Covington Homes Not in a Subdivision