Everything You Need to Know About Finding Self Storage in Hickory, NC
Before beginning your self storage search in Hickory, there are a few things you should know. Storage unit prices and availability in Hickory are determined by many different factors, including real estate, population growth, the wealth of the local population, the current economic climate, and more. We used US Census data on Hickory to give you a better idea of these factors.Self Storage and Moving in Hickory, NC
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 Hickory, 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 Hickory by looking at the change in population. According to the US Census, the Hickory metro area's population grew from 40,067 in 2010 to 40,143 in 2014, a growth rate of 0.19%.Real Estate and Self Storage in Hickory, NC
Housing occupancy and vacancy rates in Hickory can help us get a better idea of how much demand there is for living and storage space in Hickory and thus the kind of storage prices and availability we should expect to find. Low rates of vacancy in Hickory housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Hickory may then also be in short supply, which means Hickory storage unit prices may be higher. The US Census estimates that housing vacancy rates in Hickory are at 11.2%, while the occupancy rate is at 88.8%. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Hickory may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Hickory than in other cities.
There is 1 self storage unit in Hickory, NC in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Hickory, NC 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 $1.10. This is 10.00% higher with $0.10 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 Hickory including:
If storage near Hickory, North Carolina is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 10 nearby cities including Catawba, Claremont, Conover, Granite Falls, Hudson, Lenoir, Lincolnton, Maiden, Newton, Valdese.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Hickory. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Hickory, NC Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Hickory, NC, please visit our Hickory, NC Vehicle Storage page.