Take Action for Housing Affordability in Covington

Action Items for Covington Advocates:

Vote YES for the Vets, Seniors, and Human Services Levy this November

The King County Veterans and Human Services Levy (VHSL) has for over a decade funded critical  housing and health services for our neighbors who need them most. This year, the expanded levy includes support for a growing population- older adults.

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Housing Gaps in Covington

To meet the county-wide proportional need for affordable homes in 2030, Covington needs:

  • 838 homes affordable to households with incomes between 0-30% of Area Median Income (AMI)
  • 513 homes affordable to households with incomes between 30-50% of AMI

 

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Health & Housing in Covington

3 in 10 households in Covington are housing cost-burdened

37% of Covington households have a risk of lead exposure

 

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