Finding Self Storage in Joliet, IL: Top Tips
Before beginning your self storage search in Joliet, there are a few things you should know. Storage unit prices and availability in Joliet are determined by many different factors, including real estate, population growth, the wealth of the local population, the current economic climate, and more. The US Census keeps accurate data relating to all of these factors, so we've used their data on Joliet to help inform your Joliet self storage search.Joliet, IL Self Storage and Moving
Many people use storage as part of their move, so if there are many people moving to Joliet, 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 Joliet we can get a better idea of the amount of moving activity. The US Census tells us that the metro area population of Joliet grew from 147,677 in 2010 to 147,928 in 2014, which is a rate of 0.17% growth over four years.The Relationship Between Real Estate and Self Storage in Joliet, IL
Housing occupancy and vacancy rates in Joliet can help us get a better idea of how much demand there is for living and storage space in Joliet and thus the kind of storage prices and availability we should expect to find. Low rates of vacancy in Joliet housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Joliet may then also be in short supply, which means Joliet storage unit prices may be higher. Joliet is estimated to have a 93.6% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 6.4%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is approximately 89%, which is lower than the rate in Joliet, suggesting that storage unit inventory might also be tighter in Joliet. With fewer units available, storage facilities in Joliet may charge higher prices.
There are 16 self storage units in Joliet, IL in a 15 mile radius to choose from with up to 16 storage facilities, you may find cheaper storage prices in Joliet comparable to the national average price.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.20. This is 20.12% higher with $0.20 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 Joliet including:
If storage near Joliet, Illinois is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Aurora, Bolingbrook, Braidwood, Channahon, Coal City, Darien, Diamond, Elwood, Eola, Frankfort, Homer Glen, Lemont, Lockport, Manhattan, Minooka.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Joliet. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Joliet, IL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Joliet, IL, please visit our Joliet, IL Vehicle Storage page.