Momeyer , NC

Momeyer, situated in Nash County, is a small town made up of 1.1 square miles.

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The median resident age in Momeyer is 45 years. The median estimated household income is about $34,000 making it about $14,000 less than the North Carolina average. The estimated per capita is about $26,000. The average price for a home in Momeyer is about $102,000 (2015) which is $58,000 less than the North Carolina Average. Expect to pay about $550 a month for rent.

The racial makeup of Momeyer is 89% White, 9% Black, 1% Two or more races, and 1% other. 77% of the population are high school graduates, with 17% holding a Bachelor's Degree or higher. 38% are married, 17% are divorced, 3% are separated, 14% are widowed, leaving 28% that have never been married.

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Nash County

Momeyer belongs to Nash County in the eastern part of North Carolina. Nash County is part of the Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area. Nash County has a population of 96,000 and the city Nashville, with a population of 15,000, is the county seat.

In 1777, Nash County was formed from part of Edgecombe County. The county was named after Francis Nash; an American Revolutionary War Brigadier General. He was wounded at the Battle of Germantown that year.

Parts of Edgecombe, Johnston, Wayne, and Nash counties were merged to form Wilson County in 1855.

Nash County borders Johnston, Franklin, Wake, Wilson, Halifax, Edgecombe, and Warren counties.

Nash County is made up of 543 square miles. 540 of which is land with the remaining 3 as water.


The population of Momeyer, NC is about 220. The population has seen a decrease since 2000.


The elevation of Momeyer, NC is 272 feet above sea level.

Zip Code

The zip code for Momeyer, NC is 27856.

Area Code

The area code for Momeyer, NC is 252.

Politics and Religion

Historically speaking Momeyer and Nash County have voted mostly Republican, with 50% going to Mitt Romney during the 2012 Presidential Election. This represents the trend for the previous four or five elections, but did vote for Barrack Obama in the 2012 election.

As of 2010, 58% of the population are religiously unafiliated (Nones). About 39% are Protestants with Catholics and Other making up around 3%.


The unemployment rate for Momeyer is about 7% (2015), making it higher than the state average of around 5%. Construction, public administration, retail make nearly 50% of the most common industries in the town.

Newspaper & Obituaries

Spring Hope Enterprise and The Rocky Mount Telegram are the primary newspapers that cover the Nash County area.


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