Covington County AL Information


Covington County Subdivisions

Covington County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 37,638
Population in Households 37,063
Population in Familes 30,203
Population in Group Qrtrs 575
Population Density2 37
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $36,812
Average Household Income $54,670
Per Capita Income $22,910


Total Housing Units 19,252 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,593 (60.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,003 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,656 (19.0%)
Median Home Value $98,791
Average Home Value $152,465


Total Households 15,596
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 10,391
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.04% -0.29%
Households 0.05% -0.24%
Families -0.17% -0.37%
Median Household Income   1.31%
Per Capita Income   2.2%


Covington County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Covington County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 33 52nd
Population Density # 43 37th
Diversity Index # 56 18th
Median Household Income # 44 36th
Per Capita Income # 26 63rd

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