Tips for Finding Self Storage in Island Lake, IL
Just starting your Island Lake self storage search? There are a few things you should know. If you're wondering how much you should expect to pay for self storage in Island Lake, consider the fact that storage prices are closely related to factors like the real estate climate, the economic prospects of the city, and population growth. We used US Census data on Island Lake to give you a better idea of these factors.Island Lake, IL Moving and Storage
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 Island Lake, that could affect storage unit pricing and availability. Population changes over time are one way of gauging the amount of moving activity in Island Lake. The US Census tells us that the metro area population of Island Lake declined from 8,083 in 2010 to 8,031 in 2014, a loss of -0.64%.Real Estate and Self Storage in Island Lake, IL
Housing unit occupancy can give us an idea of what the demand is like for living and storage space in Island Lake. Low rates of vacancy in Island Lake housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Island Lake may then also be in short supply, which means Island Lake storage unit prices may be higher. The US Census estimates that housing vacancy rates in Island Lake are at 4.4%, while the occupancy rate is at 95.6%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is approximately 89%, which is lower than the rate in Island Lake, suggesting that storage unit inventory might also be tighter in Island Lake. With fewer units available, storage facilities in Island Lake may charge higher prices.
There are 20 self storage units in Island Lake, IL in a 15 mile radius to choose from with up to 20 storage facilities, you may find cheaper storage prices in Island Lake comparable to the national average price.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.35. This is 35.22% 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 Island Lake including:
If storage near Island Lake, Illinois is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Algonquin, Antioch, Arlington Heights, Arlington Hts, Barrington, Beach Park, Bristol, Buffalo Grove, Carpentersville, Cary, Crystal Lake, Deerfield, Dundee, East Dundee, Elgin.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Island Lake. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Island Lake, IL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Island Lake, IL, please visit our Island Lake, IL Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.