Everything You Need to Know About Finding Self Storage in Rock Island, IL
Just starting your Rock Island self storage search? There are a few things you should know. If you're wondering how much you should expect to pay for self storage in Rock Island, 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. The US Census keeps accurate data relating to all of these factors, so we've used their data on Rock Island to help inform your Rock Island self storage search.Rock Island, IL Moving and Storage
If there are many people moving to or from Rock Island, 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 Rock Island, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. US Census data tells us that the Rock Island metro area's population shrank from 39,008 in 2010 to 38,642 in 2014, a decline of -0.94%.The Relationship Between Real Estate and Self Storage in Rock Island, IL
Housing unit occupancy can give us an idea of what the demand is like for living and storage space in Rock Island. High occupancy rates can indicate a lack of housing supply in Rock Island, which may correlate to a lack of storage unit inventory and thus higher rental rates for self storage in the Rock Island area. 8.6% of housing units in Rock Island are vacant according to the US Census, while 91.4% are occupied. That's a lower vacancy rate than the average for cities in the United States, and suggests that storage facility vacancy in Rock Island may also be lower. Low vacancy allows storage facilities to charge higher rent, so a cheap storage unit could be trickier to find in Rock Island than in other cities.
There are 12 self storage units in Rock Island, IL in a 15 mile radius to choose from with up to 12 storage facilities, you may find cheaper storage prices in Rock Island comparable to the national average price.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.33. This is 33.18% higher with $0.33 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 Rock Island including:
If storage near Rock Island, Illinois is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 14 nearby cities including Andalusia, Bettendorf, Blue Grass, Coal Valley, Colona, Davenport, East Moline, Eldridge, Hampton, Milan, Moline, Orion, Port Byron, Silvis.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Rock Island. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Rock Island, IL Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Rock Island, IL, please visit our Rock Island, IL Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.