Finding Self Storage in Richland, WA: Everything You Need To Know
There are a few things you should know about Richland self storage before you begin your search. Richland storage unit prices and availability are closely related to things like real estate prices, the type of housing available in the area, the city's wealth, and whether or not many people are moving to the area. In order to give you a better idea of these factors in Richland, we pulled in data from the US Census.Self Storage and Moving in Richland, WA
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 Richland, that could affect storage unit pricing and availability. A city with a high amount of moving activity should see substantial changes in population, so by looking at population data for Richland we can get a better idea of the amount of moving activity. According to the US Census, the Richland metro area's population grew from 48,491 in 2010 to 53,019 in 2014, a growth rate of 9.34%.Real Estate and Self Storage in Richland, WA
Vacancy and occupancy rates in the Richland housing market can help us gauge the demand for living space and thus self-storage space in Richland, and may hint at storage availability and pricing. Low rates of vacancy in Richland housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Richland may then also be in short supply, which means Richland storage unit prices may be higher. Richland is estimated to have a 94.4% housing occupancy rate, while the vacancy rate is at 5.6%. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Richland may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Richland than in other cities.
There are 10 self storage units in Richland, WA in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Richland, 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 $1.17. This is 16.89% higher with $0.17 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 Richland including:
If storage near Richland, Washington is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 4 nearby cities including Benton City, Kennewick, Pasco, West Richland.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Richland. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Richland, WA Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Richland, WA, please visit our Richland, WA Vehicle Storage page.