Finding Self Storage in North Chicago, IL: Everything You Need To Know
There are a few things you should know about North Chicago self storage before you begin your search. The pricing and availability of storage units in North Chicago will depend on several factors such as the real estate climate, the number of people moving into or throughout the area, housing conditions in the city, and the general wealth and prosperity of the area. In order to give you a better idea of these factors in North Chicago, we pulled in data from the US Census.North Chicago, IL Moving and Storage
Self storage is commonly used as a secure place to store one's belongings when moving into a new home. If there's a high amount of moving activity in North Chicago, that could affect storage unit pricing and availability. We can get a good idea of whether or not many people are moving to or from North Chicago by looking at the change in population. The North Chicago metro area saw its population decline from 32,584 persons in 2010 to 30,395 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, a decrease of -6.72%.Real Estate and Self Storage in North Chicago, IL
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the North Chicago housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in North Chicago, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. If there's low vacancy rates in North Chicago housing, there's likely low vacancy at North Chicago storage facilities. This would allow storage facilities in North Chicago to charge higher prices for their units. 14.5% of housing units in North Chicago are vacant according to the US Census, while 85.5% are occupied. The average occupancy rate in US cities is 89%, so it's likely the case that storage facilities in North Chicago also have higher than average occupancy rates. High occupancy rates in North Chicago will make it more difficult to find a good deal on a storage unit.
There are 20 self storage units in North Chicago, IL in a 15 mile radius to choose from with up to 20 storage facilities, you may find cheaper storage prices in North Chicago comparable to the national average price.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.85. This is 84.54% higher with $0.85 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 North Chicago including:
If storage near North Chicago, Illinois is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Antioch, Arlington Heights, Arlington Hts, Barrington, Beach Park, Bristol, Buffalo Grove, Deerfield, Fox Lake, Glenview, Grayslake, Great Lakes, Gurnee, Hainesville, Highland Park.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in North Chicago. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our North Chicago, IL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near North Chicago, IL, please visit our North Chicago, IL Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.