Finding Self Storage in Modesto, CA: Everything You Need To Know
Just starting your Modesto self storage search? There are a few things you should know. Modesto 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 Modesto to help inform your Modesto self storage search.Modesto, CA Moving and Storage
If there are many people moving to or from Modesto, prices could be higher than in other cities. That's because self storage if often used as part of a home move. Population changes over time are one way of gauging the amount of moving activity in Modesto. The Modesto metro area grew from 203,361 persons in 2010 to 209,286 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, an increase of 2.91%.The Real Estate Climate and Self Storage in Modesto, CA
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the Modesto housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in Modesto, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. If housing occupancy rates in Modesto are high, it's probably safe to assume that storage facility occupancy rates in Modesto are also high, which would push unit prices up. According to US Census estimates, 92.1% of housing units in Modesto are occupied, while the vacancy rate is at 7.9%. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Modesto may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Modesto than in other cities.
There are 10 self storage units in Modesto, CA in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Modesto, CA 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 $1.75. This is 74.55% higher with $0.75 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 Modesto including:
If storage near Modesto, California is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Ceres, Denair, Empire, Escalon, French Camp, Lathrop, Manteca, Oakdale, Patterson, Ripon, Riverbank, Salida, Turlock, Vernalis, Waterford.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Modesto. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Modesto, CA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Modesto, CA, please visit our Modesto, CA Vehicle Storage page.