Tips for Finding Self Storage in Palatine, IL
Before beginning your self storage search in Palatine, there are a few things you should know. Storage unit prices and availability in Palatine are determined by many different factors, including real estate, population growth, the wealth of the local population, the current economic climate, and more. We used US Census data on Palatine to give you a better idea of these factors.Palatine, 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 Palatine, that could affect storage unit pricing and availability. Population changes over time are one way of gauging the amount of moving activity in Palatine. The US Census tells us that the metro area population of Palatine grew from 68,608 in 2010 to 69,387 in 2014, which is a rate of 1.14% growth over four years.The Real Estate Climate and Self Storage in Palatine, IL
Housing occupancy and vacancy rates in Palatine can help us get a better idea of how much demand there is for living and storage space in Palatine and thus the kind of storage prices and availability we should expect to find. If housing occupancy rates in Palatine are high, it's probably safe to assume that storage facility occupancy rates in Palatine are also high, which would push unit prices up. According to US Census estimates, 93.9% of housing units in Palatine are occupied, while the vacancy rate is at 6.1%. That's a higher rate than average for US cities, suggesting storage unit occupancy in Palatine may also be higher. That might make it harder to find cheap storage in Palatine.
There are 62 self storage units in Palatine, IL in a 15 mile radius to choose from with over 62 units available for rent
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.48. This is 47.67% higher with $0.48 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 Palatine including:
If storage near Palatine, Illinois is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Addison, Algonquin, Arlington Heights, Arlington Hts, Barrington, Bartlett, Bellwood, Bensenville, Bloomingdale, Buffalo Grove, Burr Ridge, Carol Stream, Carpentersville, Cary, Crystal Lake.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Palatine. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Palatine, IL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Palatine, IL, please visit our Palatine, IL Vehicle Storage page.