Malta is a city located in Phillips County Montana. Malta has a 2020 population of 1,711. It is also the county seat of Phillips County. Malta is currently declining at a rate of -2.84% annually and its population has decreased by -14.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,995 in 2010.
The average household income in Malta is $48,992 with a poverty rate of 8.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $576 per month, and the median house value is $127,200. The median age in Malta is 51.4 years, 42.1 years for males, and 56.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Maltawas:
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 white people with a rate of 20.12%.
96.96% of Malta residents speak only English, while 3.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.04% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Malta is White, with 9.35% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Malta is Multiple, with 6.11% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.76%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Malta
98.33% of Malta residents were born in the United States, with 77.13% having been born in Montana. 0.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.