Finding Self Storage in Chelsea, MA: Top Tips
If you're searching for self storage in Chelsea, there are a few things you should keep in mind. Storage unit prices and availability in Chelsea are determined by many different factors, including real estate, population growth, the wealth of the local population, the current economic climate, and more. The US Census keeps accurate data relating to all of these factors, so we've used their data on Chelsea to help inform your Chelsea self storage search.Self Storage and Moving in Chelsea, MA
One of the primary uses of self storage is as a safe place to keep your things between moving homes. If many people are moving to or from Chelsea, prices could be higher and availability lower. By looking at population changes in Chelsea, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. The Chelsea metro area grew from 35,332 persons in 2010 to 38,861 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, an increase of 9.99%.Real Estate and Self Storage in Chelsea, MA
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the Chelsea housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in Chelsea, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. If there's low vacancy rates in Chelsea housing, there's likely low vacancy at Chelsea storage facilities. This would allow storage facilities in Chelsea to charge higher prices for their units. Chelsea is estimated to have a 93.7% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 6.3%. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Chelsea may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Chelsea than in other cities.
There are 84 self storage units in Chelsea, MA in a 15 mile radius to choose from with over 84 units available for rent
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $2.75. This is 175.03% higher with $1.75 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 Chelsea including:
If storage near Chelsea, Massachusetts is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Abington, Allston, Andover, Arlington, Avon, Belmont, Beverly, Billerica, Boston, Braintree, Brighton, Brookline, Burlington, Cambridge, Canton.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Chelsea. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Chelsea, MA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Chelsea, MA, please visit our Chelsea, MA Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.