Malden, Massachusetts Population 2020

60,966
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Malden is a city located in Massachusetts. Malden has a 2020 population of 60,966. Malden is currently declining at a rate of -0.06% annually but its population has increased by 2.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 59,571 in 2010. Malden reached it's highest population of 61,258 in 2015.

The average household income in Malden is $79,522 with a poverty rate of 16.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,518 per month, and the median house value is $382,200. The median age in Malden is 35.3 years, 34.6 years for males, and 36.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.4 males.

Malden Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Malden was:

  • White: 53.95%
  • Asian: 23.38%
  • Black or African American: 16.84%
  • Two or more races: 3.20%
  • Other race: 2.58%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
  • Native American: 0.02%
The current population of Malden, Massachusetts is 60,966, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 61,036.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 59,571.

Malden, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,96253.95%
Asian14,28123.38%
Black or African American10,28916.84%
Two or More Races1,9563.20%
Some Other Race1,5742.58%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native150.02%
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Malden Population Pyramid 2020

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Malden Median Age

35.3


Total

34.6


Male

36.3


Female

Malden Adults

There are 49,440 adults, (7,484 of whom are seniors) in Malden.

Malden Age Dependency

45.6

Age Dependency Ratio

17.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Malden Sex Ratio

Female

31,751

51.97%

Male

29,343

48.03%

Malden Households and Families

Malden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Malden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married53.6%46.4%
All40.8%59.2%
Female34.4%65.6%
Male33.6%66.4%
Non Family29.1%70.9%

40.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,9962.6440.8
Married10,1513.4153.6
Non Family8,6511.4129.1
Female2,9863.1534.4
Male1,2083.7733.6

3.31

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Malden Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,5638.15%
9th to 12th Grade2,3445.36%
High School Graduate12,50828.61%
Some College6,56015.00%
Associates Degree2,8556.53%
Bachelors Degree9,40921.52%
Graduate Degree6,48014.82%
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Malden Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,23220,5127,797
Asian10,5798,1204,850
Black6,1915,4912,048
Hispanic3,5742,782910
Other Race1,289961356
Multiple Races919832358
Islander1717
Native American1515

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.85%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,697$45,337$34,960
Less Than High School$22,327$26,769$18,629
High School Grad$30,613$33,838$24,940
Some College$37,789$43,773$33,851
Bachelors Degree$53,370$62,419$45,930
Graduate Degree$64,819$68,528$63,301

$40,697

Average Earnings

$45,337

Average Male

$34,960

Average Female

Malden Language

Malden Language by Age

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Malden Language

47.78% of Malden residents speak only English, while 52.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 19.25% of the population.

Malden Poverty

Malden Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,6642,96110.33%
Asian14,2592,85119.99%
Black10,2602,18821.33%
Hispanic5,6781,64128.90%
Multiple1,95646123.57%
Other1,57021113.44%

16.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.41%

Male Poverty Rate

18.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Malden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Malden is Hispanic, with 28.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Malden is White, with 10.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.10%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.20%
High School13.79%
Some College13.59%
Bachelors or Greater9.95%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed31.48%
Female Unemployed25.56%
Female Employed8.14%
Male Employed3.93%

Malden Income

Malden Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,178$79,522
Families$73,617$89,150
Married Families$83,011-
Non Families$43,172$60,506
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Malden Marital Status

Malden Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Malden Married by Age and Sex

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Malden Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Malden Marital Status by Race

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Malden Veterans

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1,543

Number of Veterans

1,443

Male Veterans

100

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam594
Second Gulf War334
Korea135
First Gulf War119
World War II108
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Age Group Veterans
75+432
65 to 74428
35 to 54247
18 to 34242
55 to 64194
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3124.76%
Hispanic1102.40%
Asian1070.89%
Black680.96%
2 or More564.33%

Malden Veterans by Education

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8.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Malden Employment Status

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68.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.3%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

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Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202060,966-35-0.06%
201961,001-35-0.06%
201861,036-35-0.06%
201761,071-88-0.14%
201661,159-99-0.16%
201561,2581650.27%
201461,0932760.45%
201360,8173490.58%
201260,4684640.77%
201160,0044330.73%
201059,5710.00%