Everything You Need to Know About Finding Self Storage in Blue Springs, MO
Just starting your Blue Springs self storage search? There are a few things you should know. If you're wondering how much you should expect to pay for self storage in Blue Springs, 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. Using US Census data, we've pieced together a better picture of those factors as they relate to self storage in Blue Springs.Blue Springs, MO Moving and Storage
If there are many people moving to or from Blue Springs, prices could be higher than in other cities. That's because self storage if often used as part of a home move. Population changes over time are one way of gauging the amount of moving activity in Blue Springs. From 2010 to 2014, the Blue Springs metro area population grew from 52,706 to 53,573, a growth rate of 1.64% according to the US Census.Real Estate and Self Storage in Blue Springs, MO
Housing unit occupancy can give us an idea of what the demand is like for living and storage space in Blue Springs. If there's low vacancy rates in Blue Springs housing, there's likely low vacancy at Blue Springs storage facilities. This would allow storage facilities in Blue Springs to charge higher prices for their units. 5.4% of housing units in Blue Springs are vacant according to the US Census, while 94.6% are occupied. The average occupancy rate in US cities is approximately 89%, which is lower than the rate in Blue Springs, suggesting that storage unit inventory might also be tighter in Blue Springs. With fewer units available, storage facilities in Blue Springs may charge higher prices.
There are 9 self storage units in Blue Springs, MO in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Blue Springs, MO 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 $1.38. This is 37.76% higher with $0.38 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 Blue Springs including:
If storage near Blue Springs, Missouri is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Bates City, Buckner, Gladstone, Grain Valley, Grandview, Greenwood, Independence, Kansas City, Lees Summit, Liberty, Napoleon, Oak Grove, Odessa, Pleasant Hill, Raymore.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Blue Springs. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Blue Springs, MO Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Blue Springs, MO, please visit our Blue Springs, MO Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.