Finding Self Storage in Irondale, AL: Everything You Need To Know
If you're searching for self storage in Irondale, there are a few things you should keep in mind. Storage unit prices and availability in Irondale are determined by many different factors, including real estate, population growth, the wealth of the local population, the current economic climate, and more. Using US Census data, we've pieced together a better picture of those factors as they relate to self storage in Irondale.Self Storage and Moving in Irondale, AL
Many people use storage as part of their move, so if there are many people moving to Irondale, you might expect storage prices to be higher and unit availability to be lower. A city with a high amount of moving activity should see substantial changes in population, so by looking at population data for Irondale we can get a better idea of the amount of moving activity. The US Census tells us that the metro area population of Irondale grew from 12,346 in 2010 to 12,444 in 2014, which is a rate of 0.79% growth over four years.The Relationship Between Real Estate and Self Storage in Irondale, AL
Housing occupancy and vacancy rates in Irondale can help us get a better idea of how much demand there is for living and storage space in Irondale and thus the kind of storage prices and availability we should expect to find. Low rates of vacancy in Irondale housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Irondale may then also be in short supply, which means Irondale storage unit prices may be higher. Irondale is estimated to have a 92.5% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 7.5%. That's a higher rate than average for US cities, suggesting storage unit occupancy in Irondale may also be higher. That might make it harder to find cheap storage in Irondale.
There are 47 self storage units in Irondale, AL in a 15 mile radius to choose from with over 47 units available for rent
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.35. This is 34.99% 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 Irondale including:
If storage near Irondale, Alabama is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Bessemer, Birmingham, Brighton, Cahaba Heights, Chelsea, Fairfield, Fultondale, Gardendale, Helena, Hoover, Hueytown, Kimberly, Leeds, Midfield, Moody.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Irondale. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Irondale, AL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Irondale, AL, please visit our Irondale, AL Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.