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Covington is named for Leonard Covington, hero of the Siege of Fort Recovery and Congressman from Maryland.


Surrounding County Courthouses: 

N – Alleghany County

E – Alleghany County

S – Alleghany County

W – Allegany County 

Independent City                                   State map highlighting Covington

Created:  1952


County Courthouse – Covington


Location:  266 West Main Street / North Monroe Street


Description:  The City Courts are located in the Allegany County Courthouse.


See:  The 25th Judicial Circuit includes Alleghany County, Augusta County, Bath CountyBotetourt CountyBuena Vista, Clifton Forge, Craig County, Highland County, Lexington, Rockbridge CountyStaunton and Waynesboro.


History:  The Independent City was created in 1952. The first and present courthouse was constructed in 1919 to 1911.



City Hall – Covington





Photos taken 2013