Tips for Finding Self Storage in La Plata, MD
If you're searching for self storage in La Plata, there are a few things you should keep in mind. La Plata 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 La Plata to give you a better idea of these factors.Moving and Storage in La Plata, MD
If there are many people moving to or from La Plata, prices could be higher than in other cities. That's because self storage if often used as part of a home move. We can get a good idea of whether or not many people are moving to or from La Plata by looking at the change in population. From 2010 to 2014, the La Plata metro area population grew from 8,753 to 8,988, a growth rate of 2.68% according to the US Census.Self Storage and Real Estate in La Plata, MD
Housing occupancy and vacancy rates in La Plata can help us get a better idea of how much demand there is for living and storage space in La Plata and thus the kind of storage prices and availability we should expect to find. If housing occupancy rates in La Plata are high, it's probably safe to assume that storage facility occupancy rates in La Plata are also high, which would push unit prices up. La Plata is estimated to have a 94.7% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 5.3%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is approximately 89%, which is lower than the rate in La Plata, suggesting that storage unit inventory might also be tighter in La Plata. With fewer units available, storage facilities in La Plata may charge higher prices.
There are 8 self storage units in La Plata, MD in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in La Plata, MD 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 $1.72. This is 72.25% higher with $0.72 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 La Plata including:
If storage near La Plata, Maryland is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Accokeek, Alexandria, Brandywine, Bryans Road, Charlotte Hall, Clinton, Colonial Beach, Dahlgren, Fort Washington, Indian Head, King George, Lorton, Mechanicsville, Oxon Hill, Temple Hills.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in La Plata. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our La Plata, MD Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near La Plata, MD, please visit our La Plata, MD Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.