Finding Self Storage in Framingham, MA: Top Tips
If you're searching for self storage in Framingham, there are a few things you should keep in mind. Framingham 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 Framingham.Framingham, MA Self Storage and Moving
If there are many people moving to or from Framingham, prices could be higher than in other cities. That's because self storage if often used as part of a home move. Population changes over time are one way of gauging the amount of moving activity in Framingham. From 2010 to 2014, the Framingham metro area population grew from 68,602 to 70,746, a growth rate of 3.13% according to the US Census.Self Storage and Real Estate in Framingham, MA
One way to get an idea of the demand for housing and storage space in Framingham is to look at housing occupancy and vacancy rates. Low rates of vacancy in Framingham housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Framingham may then also be in short supply, which means Framingham storage unit prices may be higher. The US Census estimates that housing vacancy rates in Framingham are at 4.9%, while the occupancy rate is at 95.1%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is 89%, so it's likely the case that storage facilities in Framingham also have higher than average occupancy rates. High occupancy rates in Framingham will make it more difficult to find a good deal on a storage unit.
There are 18 self storage units in Framingham, MA in a 15 mile radius to choose from with up to 18 storage facilities, you may find cheaper storage prices in Framingham comparable to the national average price.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $2.24. This is 124.29% higher with $1.24 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 Framingham including:
If storage near Framingham, Massachusetts is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Acton, Allston, Arlington, Ashland, Ayer, Bellingham, Belmont, Berlin, Billerica, Boston, Boxborough, Boylston, Brighton, Brookline, Burlington.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Framingham. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Framingham, MA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Framingham, MA, please visit our Framingham, MA Vehicle Storage page.