City of


215 Pleasant St. Malden, MA 02148
Phone: 781-397-7000


Gary Christenson

Municipal Election:

November 4, 2025
Nov., 1st Tuesday following 1st Monday (odd years)

City Council:

Paul Condon
Peg Crowe
Karen Colón Hayes
Amanda Linehan
Carey McDonald
Ryan O'Malley
Jadeane Sica
Chris Simonelli
Craig Spadafora
Ari Taylor
Stephen Winslow


Population Density12,912
Registered Voters34,666
Income Per Capita$32,422
EQV Per Capita$153,338
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate41.6%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$491,300
Median Gross Rent$1,774
Total Households25,666
Average Household Size2.55

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$12.19
Commercial Tax Rate$18.68
Average Tax Bill$4,477
Total Expenditures$167,419,945
Total Tax Levy$105,368,864
State Aid$70,373,513
Local Receipts$18,845,884
CPA Year Enacted2015
CPA Surcharge1.0%
CPA ExemptionsLow income, first $100,000 - residential, first $100,000 - commercial
City Hall of Malden

City Hall

Wants you To KNOW

Malden is a richly diverse city of approximately 68,000 residents. It is located just a few miles north of Boston, with a thriving downtown that includes a Gaming District and a variety of dining options.


Form of GovernmentMayor – Council
Incorporation Date1649
Chief Municipal OfficialMayor
Legislative BodyCity Council
Size of Council11
Length of Mayoral Term (years)4


Area5 mi2
Public Roads109.8 mi
Regional Planning AgencyMetropolitan Area Planning Council


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

Katherine Clark

Mass. Senate

Jason Lewis

Mass. House

Kate Lipper-Garabedian
Paul Donato, Sr.
Steven Ultrino

Income Per Capita

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