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Malden, Illinois
Location of Malden in Bureau County, Illinois.
Location of Malden in Bureau County, Illinois.
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Country United States
State Illinois
County Bureau
Township Berlin
Area
 • Total 0.27 sq mi (0.71 km2)
 • Land 0.27 sq mi (0.71 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)  0%
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 318
 • Density 1,164.84/sq mi (449.68/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Code(s)
61337
Area code(s) 815
FIPS code 17-46240
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Malden is a village in Bureau County, Illinois, United States. The population was 362 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Ottawa Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

Malden is located at 41°25′29″N 89°22′6″W / 41.42472°N 89.36833°W / 41.42472; -89.36833 (41.424834, -89.368444).

According to the 2010 census, Malden has a total area of 0.27 square miles (0.70 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 359
1890 319 −11.1%
1900 309 −3.1%
1910 255 −17.5%
1920 233 −8.6%
1930 284 21.9%
1940 237 −16.5%
1950 217 −8.4%
1960 258 18.9%
1970 262 1.6%
1980 359 37.0%
1990 370 3.1%
2000 343 −7.3%
2010 362 5.5%
2020 318 −12.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 343 people, 129 households, and 90 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,253.7 people per square mile (490.5/km2). There were 140 housing units at an average density of 511.7 per square mile (200.2/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.96% White, 0.87% African American, 0.29% Native American, and 0.87% from two or more races.

There were 129 households, out of which 34.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.7% were married couples living together, 5.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.5% were non-families. 25.6% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.66 and the average family size was 3.19.

In the village, the population was spread out, with 28.3% under the age of 18, 7.6% from 18 to 24, 27.1% from 25 to 44, 23.0% from 45 to 64, and 14.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there were 109.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $41,250, and the median income for a family was $44,219. Males had a median income of $25,833 versus $22,500 for females. The per capita income for the village was $15,820. About 1.3% of families and 3.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 3.3% of those age 65 or over.

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