Tips for Finding Self Storage in Granite City, IL
Just starting your Granite City self storage search? There are a few things you should know. If you're wondering how much you should expect to pay for self storage in Granite City, 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. We used US Census data on Granite City to give you a better idea of these factors.Moving and Storage in Granite City, IL
If there are many people moving to or from Granite City, 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 Granite City. The Granite City metro area saw its population decline from 29,840 persons in 2010 to 29,183 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, a decrease of -2.2%.Self Storage and Real Estate in Granite City, IL
Housing occupancy and vacancy rates in Granite City can help us get a better idea of how much demand there is for living and storage space in Granite City and thus the kind of storage prices and availability we should expect to find. Low rates of vacancy in Granite City housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Granite City may then also be in short supply, which means Granite City storage unit prices may be higher. According to US Census estimates, 90% of housing units in Granite City are occupied, while the vacancy rate is at 10%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is approximately 89%, which is lower than the rate in Granite City, suggesting that storage unit inventory might also be tighter in Granite City. With fewer units available, storage facilities in Granite City may charge higher prices.
There are 46 self storage units in Granite City, IL in a 15 mile radius to choose from with over 46 units available for rent
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.32. This is 32.07% higher with $0.32 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 Granite City including:
If storage near Granite City, Illinois is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Alton, Belleville, Bethalto, Brentwood, Bridgeton, Cahokia, Collinsville, Columbia, Cottage Hills, Dupo, Earth City, East Alton, East Carondelet, East St. Louis, Edwardsville.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Granite City. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Granite City, IL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Granite City, IL, please visit our Granite City, IL Vehicle Storage page.