|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Malden is 311. Malden, Illinois is the 15,022nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Malden was in 1990, when its population was 373. In 1990, Malden was the 14,330th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,022nd largest city in the US. Malden is currently 16.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Malden has shrunk 9.3% since the year 2000. Malden, Illinois's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|15016||Beaux Arts Village, Washington||311||1.6%|
|15019||County Line, Alabama||311||20.5%|
|15023||Manns Choice, Pennsylvania||311||6.8%|
|15028||Bemus Point, New York||310||-8.8%|
The total voting age population of Malden, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 241. The voting age population is 58.9% male and 41.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.7% of the residents of Malden are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Malden are 97.4% White, 1.9% Two or more races and 0.6% Other. Additionally, 3.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Malden, 24.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 43.6%. On a per-household basis, 17.3% of families are below the poverty line in Malden.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.4% of Malden residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.6% of Malden residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.6% have a bachelor's degree and 3.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Malden residents aged 5 and older, 0.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Malden is 17.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Malden, 5.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Malden is $41,667.
In Malden, 77.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 22.7% of housing units in Malden.
Of all the housing units in Malden, 25.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Malden, 7.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Malden is $845.
In Malden, 75.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.