Malta is a very small city located in the state of Montana. With a population of 1,963 people and just one neighborhood, Malta is the 37th largest community in Montana.
Occupations and Workforce
Malta is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Malta is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Malta who work in office and administrative support (22.76%), sales jobs (12.42%) and management occupations (8.61%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.40% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Malta spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.52 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.