Finding Self Storage in Lake Forest, CA: Top Tips
Before beginning your self storage search in Lake Forest, there are a few things you should know. Lake Forest 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 Lake Forest to help inform your Lake Forest self storage search.Lake Forest, CA Moving and Storage
Many people use storage as part of their move, so if there are many people moving to Lake Forest, 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 Lake Forest we can get a better idea of the amount of moving activity. From 2010 to 2014, the Lake Forest metro area population grew from 77,599 to 80,148, a growth rate of 3.28% according to the US Census.The Real Estate Climate and Self Storage in Lake Forest, CA
Housing unit occupancy can give us an idea of what the demand is like for living and storage space in Lake Forest. If there's low vacancy rates in Lake Forest housing, there's likely low vacancy at Lake Forest storage facilities. This would allow storage facilities in Lake Forest to charge higher prices for their units. The US Census estimates that housing vacancy rates in Lake Forest are at 3.2%, while the occupancy rate is at 96.8%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is 89%, so it's likely the case that storage facilities in Lake Forest also have higher than average occupancy rates. High occupancy rates in Lake Forest will make it more difficult to find a good deal on a storage unit.
There are 65 self storage units in Lake Forest, CA in a 15 mile radius to choose from with over 65 units available for rent
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $2.38. This is 138.20% higher with $1.38 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 Lake Forest including:
If storage near Lake Forest, California is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Aliso Viejo, Anaheim, Atwood, Capistrano Beach, Corona, Corona del Mar, Costa Mesa, Dana Point, El Toro, Foothill Ranch, Fountain Valley, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Irvine, Ladera Ranch.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Lake Forest. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Lake Forest, CA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Lake Forest, CA, please visit our Lake Forest, CA Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.