Maltha, California

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Unincorporated community
Maltha is located in California
Maltha is located in the US
Location in California
Coordinates: 35°25′17″N 118°59′50″W / 35.42139°N 118.99722°W / 35.42139; -118.99722Coordinates: 35°25′17″N 118°59′50″W / 35.42139°N 118.99722°W / 35.42139; -118.99722
Country United States
State California
County Kern County
Elevation[1] 453 ft (138 m)

Maltha (formerly, Malta) is one of several unincorporated communities in Kern County, California.[1] It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 3.25 miles (5.2 km) north of downtown Bakersfield,[2] at an elevation of 453 feet (138 m).[1]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Maltha, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1068. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.