Malakoff is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,296 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Malakoff is the 575th largest community in Texas.
Malakoff is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Malakoff is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Malakoff who work in maintenance occupations (17.60%), office and administrative support (12.10%), and healthcare suport services (9.46%).
Malakoff is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Malakoff rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.04% of adults 25 and older in Malakoff have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Malakoff in 2010 was $11,893, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $47,572 for a family of four. Malakoff also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 33.21% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Malakoff is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Malakoff home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Malakoff residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Malakoff also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.36% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Malakoff include English, German, Scots-Irish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Malakoff is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.