July 3, 2022 — Covington real estate market at a glance:
Covington is a small city, located 35 miles southeast of Seattle. It is known for its amazing hiking trails, convenient downtown hub and a variety of affordable homes perfect for many different homebuyers.
|73 Houses||0 Condos||3 Parcels|
|For Sale Stats|
|Median values from the 73 single family homes for sale in Covington WA.|
|Median values for the 295 single family Covington homes closed in the last 6 months.|
22% of the residential market
Months of Supply
This indicates a severe seller's market with upward pressure on pricing.
Homeowners are attracted to Covington for its quaint, small-town feel. With parks, stores and good schools closeby, Covington is perfect for singles, families and retired folks looking for a slower pace of live, without sacraficing any of the convenience of a larger city. Covington is also great for outdoors-enthusiast, with many local parks and hiking trails.
Covington is a city located in King County, about 35 miles southeast of downtown Seattle. It is bordered by Maple Valley to the northeast and Kent to the west. Popular neighborhoods and communities include: Little Soos Creek, Cedar Creek Park and Tahoma Crest.
The majority of homes in Covington are either ramblers or craftsman-style homes. On average Covington homes are fairly spacious, with anywhere between 3 and 5 bedrooms.
Single Family Homes in Covington, WA
Please see our Covington listings page for updates on a daily basis.
Please see Covington condos for more information on condos and complexes in Covington.
New homes in Covington are usually located in new home communities. Some of the most popular new home communities in Covington include: Alpine Glen, Cascara Creek, Eldorado Springs and Little Soos Creek.
New Construction Single Family Homes
Please see our Covington new homes page for updates on a daily basis.
The city of Covington is served by the Kent School District.
Public elementary schools in the area include:
Covington middle schools include:
Local public high schools include:
For those looking to send their children to private school, nearby options include:
One popular passtime in Covington is a trip to Cedar Creek Park. The 110-acre wooded area has a network of trails, perfect for walkers, hikers and bikers.
Another great family friendly spot in Covington is Covington Community Park and Soccer Field. The park has a playground, soccer field, covered picnic area, a pond and tennis courts.
There are many popular restaurants in Covington, which include:
Popular spots for shopping in Covington include:
There are many bus stops located along main road SE 272nd St. Metro Route 168 will take passengers from downtown Covington to downtown Kent. From there, those commuting to Seattle can take the Sound Transit Train from the Kent Station to one of the Seattle Stations.
Drivers can take SR 18 from Covington southwest to I-5. I-5 will take commuters to Seattle, SeaTac Airport and Tacoma.
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All MLS listed homes for sale in Covington, WA are on Landcast.
We sometimes know of off-market homes or new homes being built by home builders that aren't currently listed, to help find these unlisted homes for sale in Covington, we recommend you contact Joan Posanke.
Information about the listed homes for sale in Covington generally comes from the MLS. Information about neighborhoods in Covington, condos in Covington, and new homes in Covington, comes from the MLS, our research staff, public data, area home builders and from contributions from our users.