Tips for Finding Self Storage in Salem, OH
Just starting your Salem self storage search? There are a few things you should know. Salem 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. We used US Census data on Salem to give you a better idea of these factors.Salem, OH Moving and Storage
If there are many people moving to or from Salem, 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 Salem, we should be able to get an idea of how many people are moving to or from the city. From 2010 to 2014, the Salem metro area population fell from 12,307 to 12,087, a loss of -1.79% according to the US Census.The Relationship Between Real Estate and Self Storage in Salem, OH
Housing unit occupancy can give us an idea of what the demand is like for living and storage space in Salem. If housing occupancy rates in Salem are high, it's probably safe to assume that storage facility occupancy rates in Salem are also high, which would push unit prices up. 8.5% of housing units in Salem are vacant according to the US Census, while 91.5% are occupied. That's a higher rate than average for US cities, suggesting storage unit occupancy in Salem may also be higher. That might make it harder to find cheap storage in Salem.
There are 4 self storage units in Salem, OH in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Salem, OH 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 $1.40. This is 39.50% higher with $0.40 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 Salem including:
If storage near Salem, Ohio is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 15 nearby cities including Alliance, Atwater, Austintown, Boardman, Canfield, Columbiana, Deerfield, East Palestine, Girard, Lake Milton, Leetonia, Lisbon, Lowellville, Minerva, New Middletown.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Salem. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Salem, OH Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Salem, OH, please visit our Salem, OH Vehicle Storage page.