Covington, Georgia, a beautiful treasure in southwest Atlanta. From green parks to family friendly communities, Covington is an untapped gem that offers its people endless opportunities for growth and happiness. In short, Covington is an uncongested sanctuary away from the city, with a peaceful country living feel. Let’s look at the different opportunities Covington’s community enjoys:
Covington is surrounded by beautiful green space, old growth forests, and lots of places to relax by the water. It’s a beautiful retreat from city living and a healthy place to bring children to let them explore nature. Covington is surrounded by over 20 parks around the city that are all free to the public where you can fish, hike, enjoy picnics, and relax in the warm sun.
The City Square
Looking for something nice to do on the weekends or after work? Covington’s main square is a beautiful place to shop, eat, grab a drink, and enjoy the community of which you live! Downtown Covington has everything from hardware to antiques, to wedding gifts and children’s clothes. Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find a unique store that you wouldn’t find anywhere else. Added bonus: downtown Covington has been featured in movies like Dukes of Hazard and over 60 different shows and movies!
Covington offers 24 different schools for each level of schooling the child is in. As a community, Covington is committed to the growth of the younger generations and it shows with the quality of the schooling offered. The neighboring neighborhoods near the schools make Covington an excellent and convenient place to raise a family.
Covington is famously known for being the home of one of TV’s most popular shows: the Vampire Diaries. Filming took place all over town and when you take the famous Mystic Falls Guided Tour, you’ll get to be up close and personal with the exact benches, stores, courthouses, all filmed in the show. And if you’re a real pop-culture fan, you can travel just one hour outside of Covington to see where filming took place for the Walking Dead!
Peace and Wellbeing
Covington is home to the Monastery of the Holy Spirit. Whether you’re spiritual or are just seeking peace, the Monastery is a property rich with beautiful green space and bonsai gardens. The monastery has been home to Cistercian monks for almost 70 years, in which time they’ve opened their doors to children, adults, and the community. The monastery is a beautiful place unlike any other in Georgia to gain peace of mind while enjoying your day.
Life in Covington is a beautiful opportunity to enjoy nature, history, Hollywood, and the country-living community. New homes are being erected every day for more families to join the community and enjoy its offerings. In fact, one of Georgia’s favorite homebuilders, Sunrise Homebuilders, has just built a brand new neighborhood in Covington. Lots are still open for the taking and floorplans have been designed to feature forests in every backyard, beautiful open areas in the home, and sunny porches to enjoy the weather. If you’re interested in moving to beautiful Covington, Georgia call Sunrise for more information on the Wellbrook neighborhood!