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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Malta is 1,132. Malta, Illinois is the 9,759th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Malta was in 2010, when its population was 1,164. In 2010, Malta was the 9,680th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,759th largest city in the US. Malta is currently 2.7% smaller than it was in 2010.
Malta has grown 16.1% since the 2000. Malta, Illinois is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 87% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|9755||China Grove, Texas||1,133||-9.5%|
|9765||Grand Meadow, Minnesota||1,130||18.9%|
The total voting age population of Malta, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 927. The voting age population is 52.6% male and 47.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.2% of the residents of Malta are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Malta are 96.4% White, 2.8% Two or more races, 0.5% Asian and 0.3% Other. Additionally, 5.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Malta, 5.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.0%. On a per-household basis, 3.7% of families are below the poverty line in Malta.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.8% of Malta residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.2% of Malta residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.9% have a bachelor's degree and 9.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Malta residents aged 5 and older, 4.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Malta is 4.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Malta, 13.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Malta is $73,077.
In Malta, 74.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.3% of housing units in Malta.
Of all the housing units in Malta, 24.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Malta, 21.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Malta is $962.
In Malta, 84.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.