Tips for Finding Self Storage in Irmo, SC
Just starting your Irmo self storage search? There are a few things you should know. Irmo 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 Irmo to give you a better idea of these factors.Self Storage and Moving in Irmo, SC
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 Irmo, 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 Irmo by looking at the change in population. The Irmo metro area grew from 11,168 persons in 2010 to 11,893 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, an increase of 6.49%.The Relationship Between Real Estate and Self Storage in Irmo, SC
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the Irmo housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in Irmo, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. Low rates of vacancy in Irmo housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Irmo may then also be in short supply, which means Irmo storage unit prices may be higher. 5.9% of housing units in Irmo are vacant according to the US Census, while 94.1% are occupied. The average occupancy rate in US cities is approximately 89%, which is lower than the rate in Irmo, suggesting that storage unit inventory might also be tighter in Irmo. With fewer units available, storage facilities in Irmo may charge higher prices.
There are 19 self storage units in Irmo, SC in a 15 mile radius to choose from with up to 19 storage facilities, you may find cheaper storage prices in Irmo comparable to the national average price.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.33. This is 32.68% higher with $0.33 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 Irmo including:
If storage near Irmo, South Carolina is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 9 nearby cities including Blythewood, Cayce, Chapin, Columbia, Gaston, Gilbert, Leesville, Lexington, West Columbia.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Irmo. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Irmo, SC Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Irmo, SC, please visit our Irmo, SC Vehicle Storage page.