Finding Self Storage in Crete, IL: Top Tips
Just starting your Crete self storage search? There are a few things you should know. Crete 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 Crete.Moving and Storage in Crete, IL
Many people use storage as part of their move, so if there are many people moving to Crete, you might expect storage prices to be higher and unit availability to be lower. By looking at population changes in Crete, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. From 2010 to 2014, the Crete metro area population fell from 8,290 to 8,227, a loss of -0.76% according to the US Census.The Real Estate Climate and Self Storage in Crete, IL
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the Crete housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in Crete, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. High occupancy rates can indicate a lack of housing supply in Crete, which may correlate to a lack of storage unit inventory and thus higher rental rates for self storage in the Crete area. 5.8% of housing units in Crete are vacant according to the US Census, while 94.2% are occupied. The average occupancy rate in US cities is 89%, so it's likely the case that storage facilities in Crete also have higher than average occupancy rates. High occupancy rates in Crete will make it more difficult to find a good deal on a storage unit.
There are 18 self storage units in Crete, IL in a 15 mile radius to choose from with up to 18 storage facilities, you may find cheaper storage prices in Crete comparable to the national average price.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.41. This is 40.83% higher with $0.41 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 Crete including:
If storage near Crete, Illinois is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Alsip, Beecher, Blue Island, Calumet City, Cedar Lake, Chicago Heights, Chicago Ridge, Country Club Hills, Crestwood, Crown Point, Dixmoor, Dolton, Dyer, East Chicago, Evergreen Park.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Crete. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Crete, IL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Crete, IL, please visit our Crete, IL Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.