Tips for Finding Self Storage in Independence, KY
Just starting your Independence self storage search? There are a few things you should know. Independence 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. We used US Census data on Independence to give you a better idea of these factors.Moving and Storage in Independence, KY
If there are many people moving to or from Independence, prices could be higher than in other cities. That's because self storage if often used as part of a home move. We can get a good idea of whether or not many people are moving to or from Independence by looking at the change in population. The Independence metro area grew from 24,857 persons in 2010 to 26,378 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, an increase of 6.12%.Real Estate and Self Storage in Independence, KY
Housing unit occupancy can give us an idea of what the demand is like for living and storage space in Independence. If housing occupancy rates in Independence are high, it's probably safe to assume that storage facility occupancy rates in Independence are also high, which would push unit prices up. Independence is estimated to have a 94.3% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 5.7%. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Independence may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Independence than in other cities.
There are 8 self storage units in Independence, KY in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Independence, KY 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 $1.35. This is 34.81% higher with $0.35 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 Independence including:
If storage near Independence, Kentucky is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Alexandria, Amelia, Burlington, Butler, Cincinnati, Cleves, Cold Spring, Covington, Crescent Springs, Crittenden, Dry Ridge, Edgewood, Elsmere, Erlanger, Florence.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Independence. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Independence, KY Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Independence, KY, please visit our Independence, KY Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.