is a village located in DeKalb County, Illinois
. As of the 2000
census, the village had a total population of 969.
Geography\nMalta is located at 41°55'45" North, 88°51'42" West (41.929243, -88.861743)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the village has a total area of 1.0 km²
). 1.0 km² (0.4 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 969 people, 372 households, and 264 families residing in the village. The population density
is 984.6/km² (2,584.0/mi²). There are 389 housing units at an average density of 395.2/km² (1,037.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 95.98% White, 0.62% African American
, 0.10% Native American
, 0.21% Asian
, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 1.24% from other races, and 1.86% from two or more races. 2.37% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 372 households out of which 34.7% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.6% are married couples living together, 6.5% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.0% are non-families. 22.0% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.8% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.60 and the average family size is 3.04.
In the village the population is spread out with 26.6% under the age of 18, 9.4% from 18 to 24, 31.8% from 25 to 44, 18.7% from 45 to 64, and 13.5% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 35 years. For every 100 females there are 93.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 96.4 males.
The median income for a household in the village is $45,417, and the median income for a family is $51,667. Males have a median income of $40,260 versus $23,611 for females. The per capita income for the village is $20,839. 6.8% of the population and 4.3% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 10.8% are under the age of 18 and 2.9% are 65 or older.