🇺🇸 Covington is a city in Kenton County, Kentucky, United States, located at the confluence of the Ohio and Licking Rivers. Cincinnati, Ohio, lies to its immediate north across the Ohio and Newport, to its east across the Licking and Ludlow to its west. Covington is the largest city of Northern Kentucky and the fifth-most populous city in the state. It is one of its county's two seats, along with Independence.
Principal employers According to a recent Financial Report, the principal employers in the city include: Fidelity Investments; Club Chef; Covington Board of Education; Crown Services Inc.; Rosedale Manor; State of Kentucky; St. Elizabeth Hospital; Diocese of Covington, Board of Education; Atkins & Pearce Mftg.
Covington has a population of over 40,640 people. Covington also forms one of the centres of the wider Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky metropolitan area which has a population of over 2,114,580 people.