Everything You Need to Know About Finding Self Storage in Gurnee, IL
Just starting your Gurnee self storage search? There are a few things you should know. The pricing and availability of storage units in Gurnee 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 Gurnee.Gurnee, IL Moving and Storage
Many people use storage as part of their move, so if there are many people moving to Gurnee, you might expect storage prices to be higher and unit availability to be lower. We can get a good idea of whether or not many people are moving to or from Gurnee by looking at the change in population. US Census data tells us that the Gurnee metro area's population shrank from 31,258 in 2010 to 31,207 in 2014, a decline of -0.16%.Real Estate and Self Storage in Gurnee, IL
Housing occupancy and vacancy rates in Gurnee can help us get a better idea of how much demand there is for living and storage space in Gurnee and thus the kind of storage prices and availability we should expect to find. Low rates of vacancy in Gurnee housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Gurnee may then also be in short supply, which means Gurnee storage unit prices may be higher. According to US Census estimates, 95.9% of housing units in Gurnee are occupied, while the vacancy rate is at 4.1%. That's a higher rate than average for US cities, suggesting storage unit occupancy in Gurnee may also be higher. That might make it harder to find cheap storage in Gurnee.
There are 25 self storage units in Gurnee, IL in a 15 mile radius to choose from with over 25 units available for rent
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.58. This is 57.74% higher with $0.58 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 Gurnee including:
If storage near Gurnee, Illinois is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Antioch, Arlington Heights, Arlington Hts, Barrington, Beach Park, Bristol, Buffalo Grove, Deerfield, Fox Lake, Grayslake, Great Lakes, Hainesville, Highland Park, Highwood, Hoffman Est.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Gurnee. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Gurnee, IL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Gurnee, IL, please visit our Gurnee, IL Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.