Listed below are homes for sale in Covington, KY, a city located in Kenton County. These Covington real estate listings are updated multiple time a day from the MLS and include large photos, maps, local school info and more. Learn more about Covington, KY.
If you're interested in any of these Covington homes, condos and townhomes, you can request more info and schedule a showing from the detail page of each of these Covington listings. We have access to the past sales history and disclosure of each property, and the local knowledge to help you interpret them. We can also provide you with the dates and prices of properties that have recently sold nearby in Covington.
And for your convenience, register for a free account to automatically receive email notifications when new listings come on the Covington market that match your search criteria and save your favorites for quick access.
Covington was founded in 1815 and named after General Covington who was killed in action during the War of 1812. Covington later was officially incorporated as a city in 1864 by the Kentucky General Assembly.
Covington has a variety of dining options to many parks and recreational facilities close by which ensure a vibrant community for all to enjoy. Being only minutes from Downtown Cincinnati results in an easy morning and evening commute. The proximity also helps Covington residents visit all that Cincinnati has to offer from Cincinnati Reds baseball, Cincinnati Bengals football to live music concerts in US Bank Arena or at the Aronoff Center.
The City of Covington is actively managed by it’s Mayor and City Commissioners. In addition Covington employs full time staff to manage the day to day activities, has a fire department and police department.
Covington is an established real estate market. A majority of homes in Covington are existing homes. Covington has a selection of single family homes and condominiums to choose from with prices starting around the $50,000 range and up to the one plus million dollar range. The average selling price for Covington homes in 2019 was approximately $156,000.00.
Covington receives on average about 40 inches of rain per year and 14 inches of snow. July temperatures in Covington average around 87 degrees Fahrenheit and January temperatures average around 37 degrees Fahrenheit.
Covington is served by Covington Independent Public Schools.
Covington schools include:
Covington is very close to a number of different shopping areas. Downtown Cincinnati, Downtown Covington, and Downtown Newport all offer great options for a unique shopping experience. In nearby Newport Pavillion there are over 35 shops to choose from including Target, Kroger, Michael’s and more.
Due to its location Covington has access to plenty of great entertainment and dining options. The downtown Covington, Newport and Cincinnati area are minutes away. Downtown Cincinnati offers Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse, Prime 47, Sotto, and more. Covington offers choices such as KungFood Chu’s AmerAsia, Molly Malone’s Irish Pub, Riverside Korean and more.