Full of historic southern charm, Covington boasts Louisiana's 2016 Cultural District Award along with wonderful community amenities! Community activity includes a Farmers Market, Rockin' the Rails concerts for families and recreational sports and activities sponsored by the city! Multiple movies have even been filmed in scenic Covington, which is located near Abita Springs, Goodbee and Madisonville off I-12. It is truly a southern city with something for everyone!
Covington is also proud that its city government has been named one of the top workplaces in the New Orleans region twice in the last couple of years. Other great employment opportunities in the Covington area include Lakeview Regional Medical Center, Tulane University and Gilsbar. The local public schools are part of St. Tammany Parish schools and have exceptional options like Lee Road Junior High and Covington Elementary. There are also private education choices like Northlake Christian School and Archbishop Hannan High School. All of this and more are what make Covington a great place to call home!