Tips for Finding Self Storage in Elk River, MN
There are a few things you should know about Elk River self storage before you begin your search. If you're wondering how much you should expect to pay for self storage in Elk River, 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. The US Census keeps accurate data relating to all of these factors, so we've used their data on Elk River to help inform your Elk River self storage search.Elk River, MN Self Storage and Moving
Many people use storage as part of their move, so if there are many people moving to Elk River, you might expect storage prices to be higher and unit availability to be lower. By looking at population changes in Elk River, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. The US Census tells us that the metro area population of Elk River grew from 23,048 in 2010 to 23,746 in 2014, which is a rate of 3.03% growth over four years.The Real Estate Climate and Self Storage in Elk River, MN
Housing unit occupancy can give us an idea of what the demand is like for living and storage space in Elk River. Low rates of vacancy in Elk River housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Elk River may then also be in short supply, which means Elk River storage unit prices may be higher. The US Census estimates that housing vacancy rates in Elk River are at 5.4%, while the occupancy rate is at 94.6%. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Elk River may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Elk River than in other cities.
There are 5 self storage units in Elk River, MN in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Elk River, MN 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 $1.18. This is 18.37% higher with $0.18 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 Elk River including:
If storage near Elk River, Minnesota is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Albertville, Andover, Anoka, Big Lake, Cedar, Champlin, Coon Rapids, East Bethel, Hamel, Isanti, Maple Grove, Medina, Osseo, Princeton, Ramsey.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Elk River. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Elk River, MN Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Elk River, MN, please visit our Elk River, MN Vehicle Storage page.