Holden is a census-designated place (CDP) in Logan County, West Virginia, United States. The population was 876 at the 2010 census.
Holden is located at 37°49′7″N 82°3′42″W (37.818640, -82.061541), along the Copperas Mine Fork.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 9.7 square miles (3.7 km2), all of it land.
At the 2000 census there were 1,105 people, 436 households, and 324 families living in the CDP. The population density was 113.1 people per square mile (43.7/km2). There were 488 housing units at an average density of 49.9/sq mi (19.3/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 90.23% White, 8.87% African American, 0.18% Asian, 0.09% from other races, and 0.63% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.27%.
Of the 436 households 27.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.2% were married couples living together, 17.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.5% were non-families. 23.4% of households were one person and 12.6% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 2.95.
The age distribution was 23.1% under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 26.8% from 25 to 44, 26.0% from 45 to 64, and 14.8% 65 or older. The median age was 40 years.