Covington County Information

Covington in Alabama occupies 1,044 square miles and has a 2006 population of 37,234, a change from a 2000 population of 37,631 and 36,478 in 1990. 12.4% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.7% percent is 25-35, and 13.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 135 acts of violent crime reported in Covington in 2004, a change from reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 603 people: 3.4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 6.1%.

Read more about Covington, Alabama in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyCovington 
StateAlabama 
Land Area1,044 sq. milesRanked 720 of 3,140
Population 200637,234Ranked 1,227 of 3,140
Population 200536,969 
Population 200037,631Ranked 1,172 of 3,140
Population 199036,478Ranked 1,091 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion86.1% 
African American12.6% 
Asian American.3% 
Native American.5% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56% 
Population 5 to 1412.2% 
Population 15 to 2412.4% 
Population 25 to 3411.7% 
Population 35 to 4413.3% 
Population 45 to 5414.4% 
Population 55 to 6412% 
Population 65 to 749.5% 
Population 75 and up8.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes135 
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes15 
Robberies12 
Aggravated Assaults107 
Total Property Crimes926 
Burglaries235 
Larceny Thefts650 
Motor Vehicle Thefts41 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population17,49517,441
Unemployed Population6031,067
Unemployment Rate3.4%6.1%

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