Finding Self Storage in Oak Grove, MO: Everything You Need To Know
Just starting your Oak Grove self storage search? There are a few things you should know. Storage unit prices and availability in Oak Grove 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 Oak Grove.Self Storage and Moving in Oak Grove, MO
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 Oak Grove, that could affect storage unit pricing and availability. Population changes over time are one way of gauging the amount of moving activity in Oak Grove. The US Census tells us that the metro area population of Oak Grove grew from 7,810 in 2010 to 7,873 in 2014, which is a rate of 0.81% growth over four years.Real Estate and Self Storage in Oak Grove, MO
One way to get an idea of the demand for housing and storage space in Oak Grove is to look at housing occupancy and vacancy rates. Low rates of vacancy in Oak Grove housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Oak Grove may then also be in short supply, which means Oak Grove storage unit prices may be higher. 6.7% of housing units in Oak Grove are vacant according to the US Census, while 93.3% are occupied. That's a higher rate than average for US cities, suggesting storage unit occupancy in Oak Grove may also be higher. That might make it harder to find cheap storage in Oak Grove.
There are 7 self storage units in Oak Grove, MO in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Oak Grove, MO 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 $1.25. This is 25.31% higher with $0.25 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 Oak Grove including:
If storage near Oak Grove, Missouri is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 12 nearby cities including Bates City, Blue Springs, Buckner, Grain Valley, Greenwood, Independence, Lees Summit, Napoleon, Odessa, Pleasant Hill, Raytown, Wellington.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Oak Grove. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Oak Grove, MO Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Oak Grove, MO, please visit our Oak Grove, MO Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.