Finding Self Storage in Leighton, AL: Everything You Need To Know
Just starting your Leighton self storage search? There are a few things you should know. Storage unit prices and availability in Leighton are determined by many different factors, including real estate, population growth, the wealth of the local population, the current economic climate, and more. Using US Census data, we've pieced together a better picture of those factors as they relate to self storage in Leighton.Leighton, AL Moving and Storage
Many people use storage as part of their move, so if there are many people moving to Leighton, 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 Leighton we can get a better idea of the amount of moving activity. From 2010 to 2014, the Leighton metro area population fell from 729 to 718, a loss of -1.51% according to the US Census.The Real Estate Climate and Self Storage in Leighton, AL
Housing unit occupancy can give us an idea of what the demand is like for living and storage space in Leighton. Low rates of vacancy in Leighton housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Leighton may then also be in short supply, which means Leighton storage unit prices may be higher. Leighton is estimated to have a 78.3% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 21.7%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is approximately 89%, which is lower than the rate in Leighton, suggesting that storage unit inventory might also be tighter in Leighton. With fewer units available, storage facilities in Leighton may charge higher prices.
There are 6 self storage units in Leighton, AL in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Leighton, AL 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 $1.40. This is 39.82% higher with $0.40 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 Leighton including:
If storage near Leighton, Alabama is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 6 nearby cities including Florence, Killen, Muscle Shoals, Rogersville, Sheffield, Tuscumbia.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Leighton. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Leighton, AL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Leighton, AL, please visit our Leighton, AL Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.