Malden is located in north Illinois. Malden is part of Bureau County. Malden has 0.27 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Malden population is 427, which has grown 24.49% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Malden median household income is $42,143 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 2.16% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 22.70% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Malden median house value is $90,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.58% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 34.33% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Malden is better than the state average in quality. The Malden area code is 815.