About Fort Covington, New York

Fort Covington is a town in Franklin County, New York. The population was 1,676 at the 2010 census. The name is derived from a War of 1812 fortification. The original name of the town was "French Mills."The Town of Fort Covington is on the county's northern border.

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Fort Covington Facts

  • Population Total: 1,676
  • Square Miles: 36.7
  • Area Code: 518
  • Elevation: 187
  • Postal Codes: 12937
  • Timezone: North American Eastern