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Covington Jobs Overview

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2,425
Job Openings
5.5%
Unemployment Rate
$43,360
Median Base Salary
9.9k
Population

Covington has the 2585th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 13.5% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Covington is part of the New Orleans metro area. Unemployment in the New Orleans area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. New Orleans has the 43rd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Covington is below average at $43,360, and the median cost of a home in Covington is $211,400, which is above the national average. 32% of workers in Covington hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 82% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Covington. 82% of Covington workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Covington spend an average of 26 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.