Finding Self Storage in Oak Harbor, WA: Top Tips
There are a few things you should know about Oak Harbor self storage before you begin your search. If you're wondering how much you should expect to pay for self storage in Oak Harbor, consider the fact that storage prices are closely related to factors like the real estate climate, the economic prospects of the city, and population growth. Using US Census data, we've pieced together a better picture of those factors as they relate to self storage in Oak Harbor.Oak Harbor, WA Self Storage and Moving
If there are many people moving to or from Oak Harbor, prices could be higher than in other cities. That's because self storage if often used as part of a home move. By looking at population changes in Oak Harbor, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. The US Census tells us that the metro area population of Oak Harbor grew from 22,187 in 2010 to 22,306 in 2014, which is a rate of 0.54% growth over four years.Real Estate and Self Storage in Oak Harbor, WA
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the Oak Harbor housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in Oak Harbor, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. High occupancy rates can indicate a lack of housing supply in Oak Harbor, which may correlate to a lack of storage unit inventory and thus higher rental rates for self storage in the Oak Harbor area. Oak Harbor is estimated to have a 90.8% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 9.2%. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Oak Harbor may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Oak Harbor than in other cities.
There are 2 self storage units in Oak Harbor, WA in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Oak Harbor, WA 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 $1.89. This is 88.75% higher with $0.89 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 Harbor including:
If storage near Oak Harbor, Washington is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 9 nearby cities including Anacortes, Burlington, Camano Island, Coupeville, Freeland, La Conner, Langley, Mount Vernon, Stanwood.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Oak Harbor. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Oak Harbor, WA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Oak Harbor, WA, please visit our Oak Harbor, WA Vehicle Storage page.