Malta, Illinois Population 2022

1,164
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Malta is a city located in Illinois. Malta has a 2020 population of 1,164. Malta is currently growing at a rate of 0.17% annually but its population has decreased by -0.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,168 in 2010.

The average household income in Malta is $86,662 with a poverty rate of 5.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $962 per month, and the median house value is $138,500. The median age in Malta is 39.3 years, 39.2 years for males, and 40.9 years for females.

Malta Demographics

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

  • White: 96.39%
  • Two or more races: 2.77%
  • Asian: 0.50%
  • Other race: 0.34%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Malta, Illinois is 1,164 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,164.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,168.

Malta, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,14796.39%
Two or More Races332.77%
Asian60.50%
Some Other Race40.34%
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Malta Population by Race

Malta Population Pyramid $2022

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Malta Median Age

39.3


Total

39.2


Male

40.9


Female

Malta Adults

There are 930 adults, (181 of whom are seniors) in Malta.

Malta Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Malta Sex Ratio

Female

555

46.64%

Male

635

53.36%

Malta Population by Age

Malta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Malta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female37.5%62.5%
Non Family62.5%37.5%
All74.7%25.3%
Married82.6%17.4%
Male100%0%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Malta Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4462.6774.7
Married2653.3282.6
Non Family1521.462.5
Female163.1337.5
Male133.62100

3.28

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

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Malta Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade222.72%
9th to 12th Grade334.07%
High School Graduate19924.57%
Some College27433.83%
Associates Degree728.89%
Bachelors Degree13116.17%
Graduate Degree799.75%
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Malta Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Malta Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White755704197
Hispanic302613
2+ Races1919
Asian66
Other Race441

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 43.33%.

Malta Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,179$50,313$36,667
Less Than 9th Grade$20,694$20,417$
High School Graduate$49,432$58,125$32,083
Some College$42,708$41,250$46,875
Bachelors Degree$44,063$81,944$28,438
Graduate Degree$67,500$69,375$63,125

$45,179

Average Earnings

$50,313

Average Male

$36,667

Average Female

Malta Earnings by Educational Attainment

Malta Language by Age

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Malta Language

95.61% of Malta residents speak only English, while 4.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.50% of the population.

Malta Language

Malta Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,078504.64%
Hispanic681116.18%
Asian6350.00%
OtherNaN%

5.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.31%

Male Poverty Rate

6.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Malta

The race most likely to be in poverty in Malta is Asian, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.56%.

Malta Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College5.49%
Less Than 9th Grade3.64%
High School2.51%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Malta Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed17.24%
Female Employed10.34%
Male Employed4.87%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Malta Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Malta Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$73,077$86,662
Families$88,500$106,003
Married Families$89,750-
Non Families$37,500$48,563
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Income by Household Type

Malta Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

59.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Malta Married by Age and Sex

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Malta Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Malta Marital Status by Race

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Malta Marital Status

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88

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War30
Vietnam21
First Gulf War20
Korea11
World War II4

Malta Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3426
75+21
65 to 7418
35 to 5417
55 to 646

Malta Veterans by Age

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Malta Veterans by Race

Malta Veterans by Education

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3.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Malta Veterans by Education

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68.8%

Labor Force Participation

65.5%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Malta Employment by Age

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Malta Employment by Race

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Malta 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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79.50%

Born in Malta

98.32%

Native Born

1.68%

Foreign Born

0.25%

Non Citizen

1.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.32% of Malta residents were born in the United States, with 79.50% having been born in Illinois. 0.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Malta Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,16420.17%
20211,16220.17%
20201,16020.17%
20191,15820.17%
20181,156-4-0.34%
20171,16050.43%
20161,155-5-0.43%
20151,160-2-0.17%
20141,16230.26%
20131,15910.09%
20121,158-1-0.09%
20111,159-9-0.77%
20101,1680.00%

Malta Population by Year