Finding Self Storage in Hammond, LA: Everything You Need To Know
Before beginning your self storage search in Hammond, there are a few things you should know. Hammond 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. The US Census keeps accurate data relating to all of these factors, so we've used their data on Hammond to help inform your Hammond self storage search.Hammond, LA Self Storage and Moving
Self storage is commonly used as a secure place to store one's belongings when moving into a new home. If there's a high amount of moving activity in Hammond, that could affect storage unit pricing and availability. We can get a good idea of whether or not many people are moving to or from Hammond by looking at the change in population. From 2010 to 2014, the Hammond metro area population grew from 20,024 to 20,363, a growth rate of 1.69% according to the US Census.The Real Estate Climate and Self Storage in Hammond, LA
One way to get an idea of the demand for housing and storage space in Hammond is to look at housing occupancy and vacancy rates. If there's low vacancy rates in Hammond housing, there's likely low vacancy at Hammond storage facilities. This would allow storage facilities in Hammond to charge higher prices for their units. The US Census estimates that housing vacancy rates in Hammond are at 10.7%, while the occupancy rate is at 89.3%. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Hammond may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Hammond than in other cities.
There are 7 self storage units in Hammond, LA in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Hammond, LA 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 $1.37. This is 36.56% higher with $0.37 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 Hammond including:
If storage near Hammond, Louisiana is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 5 nearby cities including Albany, Independence, Madisonville, Maurepas, Ponchatoula.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Hammond. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Hammond, LA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Hammond, LA, please visit our Hammond, LA Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.