Finding Self Storage in Plaquemine, LA: Top Tips
If you're searching for self storage in Plaquemine, there are a few things you should keep in mind. The pricing and availability of storage units in Plaquemine 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. The US Census keeps accurate data relating to all of these factors, so we've used their data on Plaquemine to help inform your Plaquemine self storage search.Plaquemine, LA Moving and Storage
One of the primary uses of self storage is as a safe place to keep your things between moving homes. If many people are moving to or from Plaquemine, prices could be higher and availability lower. We can get a good idea of whether or not many people are moving to or from Plaquemine by looking at the change in population. US Census data tells us that the Plaquemine metro area's population shrank from 7,114 in 2010 to 6,963 in 2014, a decline of -2.12%.The Relationship Between Real Estate and Self Storage in Plaquemine, LA
Housing occupancy and vacancy rates in Plaquemine can help us get a better idea of how much demand there is for living and storage space in Plaquemine and thus the kind of storage prices and availability we should expect to find. If housing occupancy rates in Plaquemine are high, it's probably safe to assume that storage facility occupancy rates in Plaquemine are also high, which would push unit prices up. The US Census estimates that housing vacancy rates in Plaquemine are at 9.6%, while the occupancy rate is at 90.4%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is 89%, so it's likely the case that storage facilities in Plaquemine also have higher than average occupancy rates. High occupancy rates in Plaquemine will make it more difficult to find a good deal on a storage unit.
There are 10 self storage units in Plaquemine, LA in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Plaquemine, LA 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 $1.23. This is 22.56% higher with $0.23 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 Plaquemine including:
If storage near Plaquemine, Louisiana is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 9 nearby cities including Addis, Baton Rouge, Belle Rose, Donaldsonville, Galvez, Gonzales, Port Allen, Prairieville, St. Gabriel.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Plaquemine. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Plaquemine, LA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Plaquemine, LA, please visit our Plaquemine, LA Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.