Tips for Finding Self Storage in Arlington, WA
If you're searching for self storage in Arlington, there are a few things you should keep in mind. Arlington storage unit prices and availability are closely related to things like real estate prices, the type of housing available in the area, the city's wealth, and whether or not many people are moving to the area. In order to give you a better idea of these factors in Arlington, we pulled in data from the US Census.Arlington, WA Moving and Storage
If there are many people moving to or from Arlington, prices could be higher than in other cities. That's because self storage if often used as part of a home move. A city with a high amount of moving activity should see substantial changes in population, so by looking at population data for Arlington we can get a better idea of the amount of moving activity. The US Census tells us that the metro area population of Arlington grew from 17,992 in 2010 to 18,808 in 2014, which is a rate of 4.54% growth over four years.Real Estate and Self Storage in Arlington, WA
One way to get an idea of the demand for housing and storage space in Arlington is to look at housing occupancy and vacancy rates. High occupancy rates can indicate a lack of housing supply in Arlington, which may correlate to a lack of storage unit inventory and thus higher rental rates for self storage in the Arlington area. The US Census estimates that housing vacancy rates in Arlington are at 5.3%, while the occupancy rate is at 94.7%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is 89%, so it's likely the case that storage facilities in Arlington also have higher than average occupancy rates. High occupancy rates in Arlington will make it more difficult to find a good deal on a storage unit.
There are 3 self storage units in Arlington, WA in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Arlington, WA may be higher than average due to less competition.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $2.18. This is 118.00% higher with $1.18 net increase in cost per square foot. You'll be paying more in medium to large cities as storage prices are generally higher in densely populated areas.
Choose from multiple self storage facilities in Arlington including:
If storage near Arlington, Washington is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 7 nearby cities including Camano Island, Everett, Lake Stevens, Langley, Marysville, Mount Vernon, Stanwood.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Arlington. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Arlington, WA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Arlington, WA, please visit our Arlington, WA Vehicle Storage page.