Tips for Finding Self Storage in Beaufort, SC
There are a few things you should know about Beaufort self storage before you begin your search. If you're wondering how much you should expect to pay for self storage in Beaufort, consider the fact that storage prices are closely related to factors like the real estate climate, the economic prospects of the city, and population growth. In order to give you a better idea of these factors in Beaufort, we pulled in data from the US Census.Moving and Storage in Beaufort, SC
Self storage is commonly used as a secure place to store one's belongings when moving into a new home. If there's a high amount of moving activity in Beaufort, that could affect storage unit pricing and availability. We can get a good idea of whether or not many people are moving to or from Beaufort by looking at the change in population. The US Census tells us that the metro area population of Beaufort grew from 12,491 in 2010 to 13,130 in 2014, which is a rate of 5.12% growth over four years.The Relationship Between Real Estate and Self Storage in Beaufort, SC
Housing occupancy and vacancy rates in Beaufort can help us get a better idea of how much demand there is for living and storage space in Beaufort and thus the kind of storage prices and availability we should expect to find. If housing occupancy rates in Beaufort are high, it's probably safe to assume that storage facility occupancy rates in Beaufort are also high, which would push unit prices up. Beaufort is estimated to have a 86.7% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 13.3%. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Beaufort may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Beaufort than in other cities.
There are 10 self storage units in Beaufort, SC in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Beaufort, SC 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 $1.60. This is 60.22% higher with $0.60 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 Beaufort including:
If storage near Beaufort, South Carolina is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 7 nearby cities including Bluffton, Hilton Head, Hilton Head Island, Ladys Island, Okatie, Port Royal, Ridgeland.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Beaufort. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Beaufort, SC Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Beaufort, SC, please visit our Beaufort, SC Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.