Finding Self Storage in Plano, TX: Everything You Need To Know
There are a few things you should know about Plano self storage before you begin your search. Storage unit prices and availability in Plano 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 Plano.Plano, TX Self Storage and Moving
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 Plano, that could affect storage unit pricing and availability. By looking at population changes in Plano, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. According to the US Census, the Plano metro area's population grew from 261,249 in 2010 to 278,480 in 2014, a growth rate of 6.6%.The Relationship Between Real Estate and Self Storage in Plano, TX
One way to get an idea of the demand for housing and storage space in Plano is to look at housing occupancy and vacancy rates. If there's low vacancy rates in Plano housing, there's likely low vacancy at Plano storage facilities. This would allow storage facilities in Plano to charge higher prices for their units. According to US Census estimates, 95.6% of housing units in Plano are occupied, while the vacancy rate is at 4.4%. That's a higher rate than average for US cities, suggesting storage unit occupancy in Plano may also be higher. That might make it harder to find cheap storage in Plano.
There are 134 self storage units in Plano, TX in a 15 mile radius to choose from with over 134 units available for rent
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.35. This is 34.74% higher with $0.35 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 Plano including:
If storage near Plano, Texas is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Addison, Allen, Carrollton, Cockrell Hill, Coppell, Copper Canyon, Dallas, Double Oak, Fairview, Farmers Branch, Frisco, Garland, Highland Park, Highland Village, Irving.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Plano. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Plano, TX Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Plano, TX, please visit our Plano, TX Vehicle Storage page.