Covington Historic District

Roughly Covington City S of US 278, Covington, Georgia

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 6, 1998
Reference number
98000969
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Second Empire; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Community Planning and Development; Ethnic Heritage - Black; Landscape Architecture; Politics/Government; Transportation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Specialty store; Financial institution; Business; Restaurant; Department store; Specialty store; Clinic
Current functions
Single dwelling; Specialty store; Financial institution; Business; Restaurant; Department store; Medical business/office
Periods of significance
1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1822; 1824; 1844
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 601
Contributing structures: 5
Contributing sites: 5
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 190

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