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Welcome to Malden ...

The city of Malden is located in the Bootheel of Missouri.

Malden is located in Dunklin County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Malden has a population of 3,898 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Malden.

The community of Malden is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Malden lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Malden is within the (573) area code.

The ZIP code for Malden: 63863<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Malden had an population of 3,898 people. This is a decrease of 8.82% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.49% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Malden had a population of 4,275 people (which is 13.38% of the total population of Dunklin County). This makes Malden the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Malden represents 0.07% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 151st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,275 people, the population of Malden decreased 10.6% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,782 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Malden.

Adding Malden to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Malden in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Malden elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Malden on a .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Malden on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Malden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Malden - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Massachusetts, New Brunswick, New York, Texas, Washington and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Malden.

Communities near Malden ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Malden.

  • Dexter [Stoddard County]
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    • Dexter [Stoddard County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Malden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,815 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dexter have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dexter
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dexter<7>
  • Piggott [Clay County]
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    • Piggott [Clay County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Malden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,529 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piggott
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Piggott<7>
  • Portageville [New Madrid County]
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    • Portageville [New Madrid County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Malden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,943 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portageville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portageville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portageville<7>
  • Bernie [Stoddard County]
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    • Bernie [Stoddard County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Malden
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,880 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bernie have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bernie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bernie<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Campbell [Dunklin County]
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      • Campbell [Dunklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Malden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,807 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Campbell have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campbell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Campbell<7>
    • Clarkton [Dunklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarkton
      • Clarkton [Dunklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Malden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,152 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkton
    • Lilbourn [New Madrid County]
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      • Lilbourn [New Madrid County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Malden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,057 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lilbourn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lilbourn<7>
    • Gideon [New Madrid County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gideon
      • Gideon [New Madrid County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Malden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 972 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gideon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gideon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gideon<7>
    • Parma [New Madrid County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parma
      • Parma [New Madrid County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Malden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 619 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parma have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parma
    • Holcomb [Dunklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holcomb
      • Holcomb [Dunklin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Malden
      • Estimated population in 2019: 576 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holcomb have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holcomb
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holcomb<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Malden. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Malden.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Malden. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Malden.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Malden. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Malden.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Malden ...

Looking for more information about Malden? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Malden, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Malden.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Malden. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Dunklin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Malden.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Malden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Malden). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Malden or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Malden) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Malden. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Malden

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Malden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5631, Longitude: -89.9662    
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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