Finding Self Storage in Cranston, RI: Top Tips
There are a few things you should know about Cranston self storage before you begin your search. The pricing and availability of storage units in Cranston will depend on several factors such as the real estate climate, the number of people moving into or throughout the area, housing conditions in the city, and the general wealth and prosperity of the area. Using US Census data, we've pieced together a better picture of those factors as they relate to self storage in Cranston.Cranston, RI Moving and Storage
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 Cranston, that could affect storage unit pricing and availability. By looking at population changes in Cranston, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. According to the US Census, the Cranston metro area's population grew from 80,421 in 2010 to 81,037 in 2014, a growth rate of 0.77%.Self Storage and Real Estate in Cranston, RI
Housing unit occupancy can give us an idea of what the demand is like for living and storage space in Cranston. If housing occupancy rates in Cranston are high, it's probably safe to assume that storage facility occupancy rates in Cranston are also high, which would push unit prices up. 6.4% of housing units in Cranston are vacant according to the US Census, while 93.6% are occupied. That's a higher rate than average for US cities, suggesting storage unit occupancy in Cranston may also be higher. That might make it harder to find cheap storage in Cranston.
There are 12 self storage units in Cranston, RI in a 15 mile radius to choose from with up to 12 storage facilities, you may find cheaper storage prices in Cranston comparable to the national average price.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.57. This is 56.79% higher with $0.57 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 Cranston including:
If storage near Cranston, Rhode Island is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Assonet, Attleboro, Barrington, Bristol, Central Falls, Chepachet, Coventry, Cumberland, Dighton, East Greenwich, East Providence, Exeter, Fall River, Greenville, Harrisville.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Cranston. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Cranston, RI Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Cranston, RI, please visit our Cranston, RI Vehicle Storage page.