Finding Self Storage in Kankakee, IL: Top Tips
If you're searching for self storage in Kankakee, there are a few things you should keep in mind. The pricing and availability of storage units in Kankakee will depend on several factors such as the real estate climate, the number of people moving into or throughout the area, housing conditions in the city, and the general wealth and prosperity of the area. We used US Census data on Kankakee to give you a better idea of these factors.Kankakee, IL Moving and Storage
One of the primary uses of self storage is as a safe place to keep your things between moving homes. If many people are moving to or from Kankakee, prices could be higher and availability lower. Population changes over time are one way of gauging the amount of moving activity in Kankakee. The Kankakee metro area saw its population decline from 27,531 persons in 2010 to 26,860 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, a decrease of -2.44%.Self Storage and Real Estate in Kankakee, IL
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the Kankakee housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in Kankakee, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. High occupancy rates can indicate a lack of housing supply in Kankakee, which may correlate to a lack of storage unit inventory and thus higher rental rates for self storage in the Kankakee area. 11.8% of housing units in Kankakee are vacant according to the US Census, while 88.2% are occupied. The average occupancy rate in US cities is approximately 89%, which is lower than the rate in Kankakee, suggesting that storage unit inventory might also be tighter in Kankakee. With fewer units available, storage facilities in Kankakee may charge higher prices.
There are 7 self storage units in Kankakee, IL in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Kankakee, IL 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 $1.14. This is 13.88% higher with $0.14 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 Kankakee including:
If storage near Kankakee, Illinois is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 4 nearby cities including Grant Park, Manteno, Peotone, Wilmington.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Kankakee. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Kankakee, IL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Kankakee, IL, please visit our Kankakee, IL Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.