Finding Self Storage in Chester, VA: Everything You Need To Know
Before beginning your self storage search in Chester, there are a few things you should know. Chester 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. Using US Census data, we've pieced together a better picture of those factors as they relate to self storage in Chester.The Relationship Between Real Estate and Self Storage in Chester, VA
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the Chester housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in Chester, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. Low rates of vacancy in Chester housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Chester may then also be in short supply, which means Chester storage unit prices may be higher. Chester is estimated to have a 96% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 4%. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Chester may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Chester than in other cities.
There are 20 self storage units in Chester, VA in a 15 mile radius to choose from with up to 20 storage facilities, you may find cheaper storage prices in Chester comparable to the national average price.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.37. This is 36.80% higher with $0.37 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 Chester including:
If storage near Chester, Virginia is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 14 nearby cities including Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Disputanta, Henrico, Hopewell, Mechanicsville, Mechanicsvlle, Midlothian, Moseley, Petersburg, Prince George, Quinton, Richmond, Sandston.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Chester. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Chester, VA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Chester, VA, please visit our Chester, VA Vehicle Storage page.