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Welcome to Malta ...

Malta is located in Saratoga County<1>.

The location of Malta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Malta is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Malta lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Malta: (518)

Websites for Malta ...

Official Website: www.malta-town.org/

Communities Also Named Malta ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Malta - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Montana (2), Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Malta ...

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

  • Colonie [Albany County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colonie
    • Colonie [Albany County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Malta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 82,128 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonie
  • Schenectady [Schenectady County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schenectady
    • Schenectady [Schenectady County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Malta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,231 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schenectady
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schenectady<5>
  • Troy [Rensselaer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Rensselaer County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Malta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 48,804 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
  • Clifton Park [Saratoga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clifton Park
    • Clifton Park [Saratoga County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Malta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,240 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clifton Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton Park
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    • Rotterdam [Schenectady County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rotterdam
      • Rotterdam [Schenectady County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Malta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,080 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rotterdam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rotterdam
    • Glenville [Schenectady County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenville
      • Glenville [Schenectady County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Malta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,287 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenville
    • Saratoga Springs [Saratoga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saratoga Springs
      • Saratoga Springs [Saratoga County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Malta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,287 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saratoga Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saratoga Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saratoga Springs<5>
    • Halfmoon [Saratoga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halfmoon
      • Halfmoon [Saratoga County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Malta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,769 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halfmoon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halfmoon
    • Niskayuna [Schenectady County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niskayuna
      • Niskayuna [Schenectady County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Malta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,330 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niskayuna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niskayuna
    • Milton [Saratoga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
      • Milton [Saratoga County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Malta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,262 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton

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 Malta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Malta.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Malta. 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 Malta.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Malta. See our Newspapers Page for Malta.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Malta ...

Looking for more information about Malta? 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 Malta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Malta.

Adding Malta to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Malta was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Malta on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Saratoga County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Malta: www.malta-town.org/

The official website for Saratoga County: www.co.saratoga.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Saratoga, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Malta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Malta) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Malta. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MaltaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Malta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9712, Longitude: -73.7926       In this case, the coordinates for Malta have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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