Everything You Need to Know About Finding Self Storage in Lafayette, LA
Before beginning your self storage search in Lafayette, there are a few things you should know. Lafayette 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. The US Census keeps accurate data relating to all of these factors, so we've used their data on Lafayette to help inform your Lafayette self storage search.The Real Estate Climate and Self Storage in Lafayette, LA
One way to get an idea of the demand for housing and storage space in Lafayette is to look at housing occupancy and vacancy rates. High occupancy rates can indicate a lack of housing supply in Lafayette, which may correlate to a lack of storage unit inventory and thus higher rental rates for self storage in the Lafayette area. 7.3% of housing units in Lafayette are vacant according to the US Census, while 92.7% are occupied. The average occupancy rate in US cities is 89%, so it's likely the case that storage facilities in Lafayette also have higher than average occupancy rates. High occupancy rates in Lafayette will make it more difficult to find a good deal on a storage unit.
There are 3 self storage units in Lafayette, LA in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Lafayette, LA 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 $1.12. This is 12.47% higher with $0.12 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 Lafayette including:
If storage near Lafayette, Louisiana is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 13 nearby cities including Abbeville, Arnaudville, Breaux Bridge, Broussard, Carencro, Church Point, Erath, Kaplan, New Iberia, Rayne, Scott, St. Martinville, Youngsville.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Lafayette. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Lafayette, LA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Lafayette, LA, please visit our Lafayette, LA Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.