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212 Polk Rd, Covington, Georgia

1 Beds: 1 Baths:
Description: LAKE HOUSE/CABIN. NEEDS A LITTLE TLC (Permit can be obtained for remodel), BUT YOU CAN USE IT AS IT SITS. 190+ ft. of lake frontage. Just off the main lake in a quiet small cove with deep water. D ...more

$174,999

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3655 HIGHWAY 138 #3655, Covington, Georgia

69
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Description: 69.05 Acres in Walton County. Perfect private development tract with numerous possible home sites or use to build private estate. Conveniently located to Loganville, Walnut Grove, Covington, Conyers, ...more

$828,600

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PAUL SMITH ROAD, Covington, Georgia

2
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Description: Beautiful 2 acre tract, private home site located in the Walnut Grove school district. Serenity of country setting, but convenient to Highway 138 & Highway 81.

$45,000

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1735 Campbell Rd, Covington, Georgia

1 Beds: 1 Baths: 672
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Description: Perfect Bungalow cottage on Jackson lake. Complete renovations. Home has 18' deep water with over 200' frontage. Must see this new over sized dock with 2 slips and two lifts, Large 16x30 deck gr ...more

$199,900

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DIXIE ROAD, Covington, Georgia

35
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Description: 35 acres of wooded land bordered by a babbling creek. Perfect for a private building spot to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life, but with this land you don't give up convenience. Close ...more

$199,900

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Covington - Statistics and Home Trends

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AVERAGE PRICE

$ 247,575

NEW LISTINGS THIS WEEK

2

PRICE PER SQUARE FOOT

$ 125

AVERAGE PRICE

$ 237,837

NEW LISTINGS THIS WEEK

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PRICE PER SQUARE FOOT

$ 499,792

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Land in Covington (216) $ 134,855

AVERAGE PRICE

$ 227,539

NEW LISTINGS THIS WEEK

24

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Learn More About Covington, Georgia

Currently there are 346 homes for sale, 10 condos and apartments for sale and 216 vacant land for sale in Covington

About Covington, Georgia:

Covington is a small city in Newton County, Georgia, just 35 miles east of Atlanta. It has a population of just under 15,000 and a geographical area spanning 14 mi.². Covington has a reputation as a warm and friendly community that is also a hotspot for film and television production in the Southeast. Covington has earned the moniker of Hollywood of the south as the home of production such as Vampire Diaries and The Walking Dead.           

 

Covington has a very temperate climate with temperatures averaging in the low 70s during the cooler months and into the mid 90s during the hotter, humid months.

 

The heart of the community in Covington is its historic and beautiful downtown core which combines the very best of old and new. Upon first seeing the picturesque downtown cityscape, many are immediately struck by the stunning Victorian architecture that defines region. Mixed in with beautiful old buildings are very modern and elegant options for dining, shopping, and general entertainment. A strong sense of community is one of the biggest drawing points for the downtown core in Covington. According to the city’s website, “it is a downtown where the store owners are your neighbors and they treat you like one.”

 

The strong sense of community spills over into the area of recreation and fitness. Covington is known throughout the region as having exceptional cycling with “its broad, tree-lined avenues and abundance of quiet, scenic roadways through pastoral farmland.” To take advantage of the excellent cycling routes that exist in the city, residents can join the Covington Community Bike Ride which is a monthly group bicycle ride that takes place on a Sunday afternoon. The first ride starts in the downtown square and goes for a four and a half mile roll through historic downtown Covington. Those who want an even more challenging ride can follow that with a cycling trek through the scenic Eastside Trail.

 

For those who enjoy being out on the water, Newton County has several options from which to choose. Nearby there are three rivers and three lakes which are perfect for swimmers, paddle borders, kayakers, and fishermen. 

 

Nature lovers will feel right at home in Covington as there are two different wildlife preserves on hand. The Charles Elliott Wildlife Centre is a public fishing and wildlife management area while the Georgia Wildlife Federation is headquartered in Newton County and offers many outdoor activities including nature trails and birdwatching.

 

Covington has an impressive arts and culture scene through Main Street Covington as well as the Southern Heartland Art Gallery. Together these two venues provide stunning visual art exhibits, ballet performances, concerts, a concert series in the park, as well as camps to promote arts education and awareness for youth.

 

Schools in Covington are administered by the Newton County School District. The district consists of 14 elementary schools, five middle schools, three high schools, and a charter school. Some of the highest rated schools in Covington are Newton County Theme School at Ficquett, Eastside High School, Porterdale Elementary School, and Heard-Mixon Elementary School

 

Covington prides itself on its strong civic spirit and friendly atmosphere. There is plenty in outdoor recreational facilities and safe, liveable neighborhoods. And Covington seems very adamant about balancing its connection to the past with its need to grow with the times. This is perhaps best evidence in its town motto, Covington, Georgia – you’ll find it at the corner of yesterday and tomorrow.  

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Currently Covington has 578 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 05/19/2019. Of these properties, 346 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Covington, and 10 condos are for sale by their owners in Covington. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Covington, is $277,669, the average condo price in Covington, is $247,575. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $195. This is based the living area square footage.

Over the last year, there have been 6,505 of properties sold in Covington. Of these properties, 5,960 single family homes have sold by their owners in Covington, and 49 condos have sold by their owners in Covington. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Covington, is $243,012. Single family homes have been selling for 199 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Covington, is $203,761. Condos have been selling for 91 per square foot of living area.

The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Covington, are: Brookside (20 For Sale), Sautee Bluff (18 For Sale), Cottage Links At Corrydell (11 For Sale), The Preakness (10 For Sale), Meadows At Rivertrace (10 For Sale), Covington Place (9 For Sale), Clarks Grove (9 For Sale), Ashley Meadows (9 For Sale), Inglewood Park (9 For Sale), None (7 For Sale)

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This data up-to-date as of 05/19/2019