Malden, Massachusetts Population 2022

67,625
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Malden is a city located in Middlesex County Massachusetts. Malden has a 2020 population of 67,625. Malden is currently growing at a rate of 1.02% annually and its population has increased by 2.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 66,263 in 2010.

The average household income in Malden is $85,003 with a poverty rate of 15.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,650 per month, and the median house value is $447,000. The median age in Malden is 34.6 years, 33.7 years for males, and 35.5 years for females.

Malden Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Maldenwas:

  • White: 51.87%
  • Asian: 25.41%
  • Black or African American: 16.40%
  • Two or more races: 3.51%
  • Other race: 2.72%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Malden, Massachusetts is 67,625 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 66,263.

Malden, Massachusetts Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,49251.87%
Black or African American9,95716.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native510.08%
Asian15,42925.41%
Some Other Race1,6532.72%
Two or More Races2,1283.51%
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Malden Population by Race

Malden Population Pyramid 2022

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Malden Median Age

35.1


Total

33


Male

38


Female

Malden Adults

There are 49,516 adults, (7,937 of whom are seniors) in Malden.

Malden Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Malden Sex Ratio

Female

30,664

50.51%

Male

30,046

49.49%

Malden Population by Age

Malden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Malden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married57.3%42.7%
All42%58%
Female33.5%66.5%
Male31.3%68.7%
Non Family26.9%73.1%

42.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Malden Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,3672.5942
Married10,8363.2757.3
Male1,4463.0931.3
Female2,7983.0833.5
Non Family8,2871.4426.9

3.13

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Malden Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,2567.44%
9th to 12th Grade1,9974.56%
High School Graduate11,38225.99%
Some College6,56014.98%
Associates Degree2,7946.38%
Bachelors Degree10,54024.07%
Graduate Degree7,25816.58%
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Malden Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Malden Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian11,1958,9685,943
White22,09920,3948,603
Black5,9955,4182,019
Other Race1,239942375
Hispanic3,6413,121965
2+ Races1,093996229
Native American5151

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 53.09%.

Malden Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,687$54,301$43,066
Less Than 9th Grade$22,445$28,308$21,064
High School Graduate$31,855$40,895$26,340
Some College$49,721$57,130$40,736
Bachelors Degree$58,111$66,180$51,503
Graduate Degree$74,486$79,792$73,208

$48,687

Average Earnings

$54,301

Average Male

$43,066

Average Female

Malden Earnings by Educational Attainment

Malden Language by Age

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Malden Language

50.98% of Malden residents speak only English, while 49.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 19.04% of the population.

Malden Language

Malden Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,8381,32722.73%
Black9,9292,11121.26%
Asian15,4153,09220.06%
Multiple2,12831214.66%
White27,7462,6219.45%
Other445NaN%

15.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.99%

Male Poverty Rate

17.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Malden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Malden is Hispanic, with 22.73% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.43%.

Malden Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.74%
High School15.41%
Some College11.78%
Bachelors or Greater8.90%

Malden Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.71%
Male Unemployed21.71%
Female Employed6.60%
Female Unemployed19.34%

Malden Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Malden Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$73,399$93,786
Families$86,006$106,462
Married Families$102,143-
Non Families$46,740$65,519
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Income by Household Type

Malden Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Malden Marital Status by Race

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Malden Marital Status

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1,505

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War375
First Gulf War252
Vietnam434
Korea150
World War II50

Malden Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34178
35 to 54434
55 to 64133
65 to 74282
75+478

Malden Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0363.87%
Black1101.57%
Asian2892.24%
2+ Races705.13%
Hispanic561.24%

Malden Veterans by Race

Malden Veterans by Education

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13.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Malden Veterans by Education

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68.9%

Labor Force Participation

64.3%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Malden Employment by Age

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Malden Employment by Race

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Malden Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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44.18%

Born in Malden

57.73%

Native Born

42.27%

Foreign Born

23.24%

Non Citizen

19.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

57.73% of Malden residents were born in the United States, with 44.18% having been born in Massachusetts. 23.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Malden Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18605,8650.00%
18707,3671,5022.31%
188012,0174,6505.01%
189023,03111,0146.72%
190033,66410,6333.87%
191044,40410,7402.81%
192049,1034,6991.01%
193058,0368,9331.69%
194058,010-26-0.00%
195059,8041,7940.31%
196057,676-2,128-0.36%
197056,127-1,549-0.27%
198053,386-2,741-0.50%
199053,8844980.09%
200056,3402,4560.45%
201059,4503,1100.54%
201160,1316811.15%
201260,8126811.13%
201361,4936811.12%
201462,1746811.11%
201562,8556811.10%
201663,5366811.08%
201764,2176811.07%
201864,8986811.06%
201965,5796811.05%
202066,2636841.04%
202166,9446811.03%
202267,6256811.02%

Malden Population by Year