Holden, Missouri Population 2020

2,242

Holden is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 2,242, it is the 224th largest city in Missouri and the 7189th largest city in the United States. Holden is currently growing at a rate of 0.40% annually but its population has decreased by -0.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,252 in 2010. Holden reached it's highest population of 2,303 in 2012. Spanning over 2 miles, Holden has a population density of 930 people per square mile.

The average household income in Holden is $50,318 with a poverty rate of 19.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $674 per month, and the median house value is $100,600. The median age in Holden is 37.6 years, 37.9 years for males, and 37.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.3 males.

Holden Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Holden was:

  • White: 94.99%
  • Two or more races: 2.69%
  • Black or African American: 2.32%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Holden, Missouri is 2,242, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,224.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,252.

Holden, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,33094.99%
Two or More Races662.69%
Black or African American572.32%

Holden Population Pyramid 2020

Holden Median Age

37.6


Total

37.9


Male

37.3


Female

Holden Adults

There are 1,776 adults, (319 of whom are seniors) in Holden.

Holden Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Holden Sex Ratio

Female

1,189

48.47%

Male

1,264

51.53%

Holden Households and Families

Holden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Holden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.5%29.5%
All61.4%38.6%
Female52.4%47.6%
Non Family49.8%50.2%
Male43.2%56.8%

61.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9432.5361.4
Married5263.2970.5
Non Family2771.1449.8
Female1032.4552.4
Male372.3543.2

3.07

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Holden Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade553.37%
9th to 12th Grade22113.55%
High School Graduate63438.87%
Some College33620.60%
Associates Degree1026.25%
Bachelors Degree18811.53%
Graduate Degree955.82%

Holden Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5381,284278
Black57355
Hispanic2020
Multiple Races1616

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.08%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,488$35,625$25,240
Less Than High School$25,313$38,750$14,276
High School Grad$30,323$30,701$23,000
Some College$27,067$43,214$19,688
Bachelors Degree$32,500$33,125$32,292
Graduate Degree$46,042$55,833$34,583

$30,488

Average Earnings

$35,625

Average Male

$25,240

Average Female

Holden Language

Holden Language by Age

Holden Language

99.78% of Holden residents speak only English, while 0.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.22% of the population.

Holden Poverty

Holden Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,22741918.81%
Multiple593661.02%
Black5758.77%

19.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.79%

Male Poverty Rate

22.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Holden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Holden is Multiple, with 61.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Holden is Black, with 8.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.34%
High School20.59%
Some College19.95%
Bachelors or Greater6.12%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.67%
Female Unemployed40.54%
Female Employed10.81%
Male Employed4.41%

Holden Income

Holden Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,755$50,318
Families$53,068$57,821
Married Families$57,708-
Non Families$19,016$30,878

Holden Marital Status

Holden Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.2%

Male Marriage Rate

58.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Holden Married by Age and Sex

Holden Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Holden Marital Status by Race

Holden Veterans

182

Number of Veterans

172

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam87
Korea23
First Gulf War12
World War II9
Second Gulf War

$Holden Veterans by Education

3.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Holden Employment Status

58.6%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Holden Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

68.65%

Born in Missouri

99.51%

Native Born

0.49%

Foreign Born

0.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.51% of Holden residents were born in the United States, with 68.65% having been born in Missouri. 0.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,24290.40%
20192,23390.40%
20182,224-12-0.54%
20172,23690.40%
20162,227-18-0.80%
20152,245-36-1.58%
20142,281-17-0.74%
20132,298-5-0.22%
20122,303281.23%
20112,275200.89%
20102,2550.00%