Tips for Finding Self Storage in Rocky Mount, NC
Before beginning your self storage search in Rocky Mount, there are a few things you should know. Storage unit prices and availability in Rocky Mount are determined by many different factors, including real estate, population growth, the wealth of the local population, the current economic climate, and more. The US Census keeps accurate data relating to all of these factors, so we've used their data on Rocky Mount to help inform your Rocky Mount self storage search.Self Storage and Moving in Rocky Mount, NC
If there are many people moving to or from Rocky Mount, prices could be higher than in other cities. That's because self storage if often used as part of a home move. A city with a high amount of moving activity should see substantial changes in population, so by looking at population data for Rocky Mount we can get a better idea of the amount of moving activity. US Census data tells us that the Rocky Mount metro area's population shrank from 57,736 in 2010 to 56,325 in 2014, a decline of -2.44%.The Relationship Between Real Estate and Self Storage in Rocky Mount, NC
One way to get an idea of the demand for housing and storage space in Rocky Mount is to look at housing occupancy and vacancy rates. Low rates of vacancy in Rocky Mount housing could indicate that real estate is in short supply. Self storage units in Rocky Mount may then also be in short supply, which means Rocky Mount storage unit prices may be higher. 14.3% of housing units in Rocky Mount are vacant according to the US Census, while 85.7% are occupied. That's a higher rate than average for US cities, suggesting storage unit occupancy in Rocky Mount may also be higher. That might make it harder to find cheap storage in Rocky Mount.
There are 2 self storage units in Rocky Mount, NC in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Rocky Mount, NC 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 $1.31. This is 31.00% higher with $0.31 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 Rocky Mount including:
If storage near Rocky Mount, North Carolina is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 2 nearby cities including Bunn, Spring Hope.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Rocky Mount. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Rocky Mount, NC Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Rocky Mount, NC, please visit our Rocky Mount, NC Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.